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A Fencing Foil Piercing the Eyeball


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Vladimir Smirnov
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A Fencing Foil Piercing the Eyeball
During the 1982 World Championships in Rome, he was fencing Matthias Behr of West Germany. Behr's blade broke and the broken blade went through Smirnov's mask, through his eye, and into his brain.






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