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Andrea Borella

Full name: Andrea Borella
Gender: Male
Height: 6'3" (191 cm)
Weight: 192 lbs (87 kg)
Born: June 23, 1961 in Mestre, Venezia, Italy
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Fencing

Related Olympians: Husband of Francesca Bortolozzi-Borella; Cousin of Fabio Dal Zotto.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Andrea Borella was a member of the strong Italian foil team that took the gold at the 1984 Olympics. In the final against West Germany, Borella lost all of his four bouts, but his team mates pulled off an 8-7 victory. Individually, he never won an Olympic medal (placing 5th twice), but he won the World Championships in 1986. In the team event, he added four more world titles (1985, 1986, 1990 and 1994), as well as 5 silvers and a bronze. Borella was also victorious at the European Championships (1981 and 1983), won three World Cup events, and an Italian title (1986). His wife, Francesca Bortolozzi is also an Olympic fencing champion.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Men's Foil, Individual Italy ITA 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Men's Foil, Team Italy ITA 1 Gold
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Men's Foil, Individual Italy ITA 41
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Men's Foil, Team Italy ITA 7
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Men's Foil, Individual Italy ITA 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Men's Foil, Team Italy ITA 6

Men's Foil, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result TG TR TD BW BL MW
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals AC 1984-08-02 6 10
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1984-08-02 Pietruszka (FRA) 10, Borella (ITA) 6 6
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Barrage Round Two AC 1984-08-02 10 4
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Barrage Round Two 1 1984-08-02 Borella (ITA) 10, Lewison (USA) 4 10
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round Two AC 1984-08-02 9 10
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round Two 2 1984-08-02 Pietruszka (FRA) 10, Borella (ITA) 9 9
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round One AC 1984-08-02 10 9
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round One 1 1984-08-02 Borella (ITA) 10, El-Husseini (EGY) 9 10
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Semi-Finals Pool Two 1 1984-08-01 25 11 5 0
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Semi-Finals Pool Two 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Blaschka (AUT) 3 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Semi-Finals Pool Two 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Soumagne (BEL) 2 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Semi-Finals Pool Two 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Liu (CHN) 3 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Semi-Finals Pool Two 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Eyal (ISR) 0 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Semi-Finals Pool Two 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Magallanes (VEN) 3 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Four 1 1984-08-01 20 8 4 0
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Four 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Chu (CHN) 0 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Four 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Eyal (ISR) 3 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Four 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Jolyot (FRA) 2 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Four 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Díaz (PUR) 3 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-01 20 8 4 0
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Joos (BEL) 3 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Darricau (LIB) 1 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Blaschka (AUT) 2 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-01 Borella (ITA) 5, Habib Ullah (KSA) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 6 1988-09-20 15 19 2 3
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1988-09-20 Zhang (CHN) 5, Borella (ITA) 2 2
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1988-09-20 García (ESP) 5, Borella (ITA) 0 0
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1988-09-20 Behr (FRG) 5, Borella (ITA) 3 3
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1988-09-20 Borella (ITA) 5, Marx (USA) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1988-09-20 Borella (ITA) 5, Turiace (ARG) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Twelve 1 1988-09-20 25 12 5 0
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Twelve 1 1988-09-20 Borella (ITA) 5, Lao (CHN) 3 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Twelve 1 1988-09-20 Borella (ITA) 5, Soumagne (BEL) 3 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Twelve 1 1988-09-20 Borella (ITA) 5, Angers (CAN) 3 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Twelve 1 1988-09-20 Borella (ITA) 5, Bandeira (POR) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Twelve 1 1988-09-20 Borella (ITA) 5, Lee (HKG) 1 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals AC 1992-07-31 1
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1992-07-31 Wagner (GER) 2, Borella (ITA) 1 1
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round Four AC 1992-07-31 2
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round Four 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) 2, Omnès (FRA) 1 2
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round Three AC 1992-07-31 2
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round Three 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) 2, Schreck (GER) 0 2
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round Two AC 1992-07-31 2
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round Two 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) 2, Busa (HUN) 0 2
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round One AC 1992-07-31
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Round One 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) bye
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1992-07-31 27 13 5 1
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) 5, Kiełpikowski (POL) 0 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) 5, Gregory (CUB) 2 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) 5, Wang (CHN) 2 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) 5, Torrente (RSA) 0 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1992-07-31 Borella (ITA) 5, Álvarez (PAR) 4 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 2 1992-07-31 Bravo (ESP) 5, Borella (ITA) 2 2

Men's Foil, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MW ML BW BL TBW/TD IBW TD TG/TR
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 1/2 1 1984-08-05 1 0 8 7
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 1/2 1 1984-08-05 ITA 8, FRG 7 8 0
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 1/2 2 1984-08-05 Behr (FRG) 5, Borella (ITA) 2 2
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 1/2 2 1984-08-05 Gey (FRG) 5, Borella (ITA) 2 2
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 1/2 2 1984-08-05 Hein (FRG) 5, Borella (ITA) 4 4
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 1/2 2 1984-08-05 Beck (FRG) 5, Borella (ITA) 4 4
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Semi-Finals 1T 1984-08-05 1 0 9 7
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Semi-Finals 1 1984-08-05 ITA 9, FRA 7 9 2
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Semi-Finals 2 1984-08-05 Omnès (FRA) 5, Borella (ITA) 4 4
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Semi-Finals 1 1984-08-05 Borella (ITA) 5, Groc (FRA) 2 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Semi-Finals 2 1984-08-05 Pietruszka (FRA) 5, Borella (ITA) 3 3
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Semi-Finals 1 1984-08-05 Borella (ITA) 5, Cerboni (FRA) 1 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 1T 1984-08-05 1 0 9 2
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 1 1984-08-05 ITA 9, GBR 2 9 1
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 1 1984-08-05 Borella (ITA) 5, Gosbee (GBR) 3 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals NC 1984-08-05 Borella (ITA) Not contested, Harper (GBR) Not contested
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1984-08-05 Bell (GBR) 5, Borella (ITA) 3 3
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1984-08-05 Bruniges (GBR) 5, Borella (ITA) 2 2
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 2 0 18 4
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 ITA 9, USA 3 9 3
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One NC 1984-08-04 Marx (USA) Not contested, Borella (ITA) Not contested
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 Borella (ITA) 5, Lewison (USA) 2 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 Borella (ITA) 5, Massialas (USA) 1 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 Borella (ITA) 5, Smith (USA) 2 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 ITA 9, EGY 1 9 3
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One NC 1984-08-04 Borella (ITA) Not contested, Diab (EGY) Not contested
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 Borella (ITA) 5, El-Husseini (EGY) 4 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 Borella (ITA) 5, Rifaat (EGY) 3 5
1984 Summer 23 Los Angeles Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool One 1 1984-08-04 Borella (ITA) 5, Soliman (EGY) 1 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 7/8 1 1988-09-27 1 0 9 4
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 7/8 1 1988-09-27 ITA 9, CHN 4 9 3
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 7/8 1 1988-09-27 Borella (ITA) 5, Liu (CHN) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 7/8 1 1988-09-27 Borella (ITA) 5, Zhang (CHN) 3 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 7/8 1 1988-09-27 Borella (ITA) 5, Ye (CHN) 4 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 5T 1988-09-27 0 1 6 9
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1988-09-27 FRG 9, ITA 6 6 1
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1988-09-27 Gey (FRG) 5, Borella (ITA) 2 2
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1988-09-27 Weidner (FRG) 5, Borella (ITA) 4 4
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1988-09-27 Schreck (FRG) 5, Borella (ITA) 0 0
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 1 1988-09-27 Borella (ITA) 5, Behr (FRG) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Classification Bouts 3T 1988-09-27 0 1 7 9
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Classification Bouts 2 1988-09-27 POL 9, ITA 7 7 0
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Classification Bouts 2 1988-09-27 Bandach (POL) 5, Borella (ITA) 3 3
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Classification Bouts 2 1988-09-27 Ciesielczyk (POL) 5, Borella (ITA) 3 3
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 3 0 27 13
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 ITA 9, HUN 6 9 2
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 Borella (ITA) 5, Érsek (HUN) 4 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 2 1988-09-26 Szekeres (HUN) 5, Borella (ITA) 2 2
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 Borella (ITA) 5, Szelei (HUN) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 ITA 9, KOR 5 9 3
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 Borella (ITA) 5, Kim (KOR) 0 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 Borella (ITA) 5, Hong (KOR) 1 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 Borella (ITA) 5, Go (KOR) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 2 1988-09-26 Lee (KOR) 5, Borella (ITA) 1 1
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 ITA 9, JPN 2 9 2
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four NC 1988-09-26 Kanatsu (JPN) Not contested, Borella (ITA) Not contested
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 Borella (ITA) 5, Emura (JPN) 2 5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 2 1988-09-26 Deno (JPN) 5, Borella (ITA) 4 4
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Four 1 1988-09-26 Borella (ITA) 5, Azuma (JPN) 3 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 5/6 2 1992-08-05 0 1 5 9
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Bout for 5/6 2 1992-08-05 EUN 9, ITA 5 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 5T 1992-08-05 0 1 5 9
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Quarter-Finals 2 1992-08-05 HUN 9, ITA 5 5
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Classification Bouts 1T 1992-08-05 1 0 9 6
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Final Pool Classification Bouts 1 1992-08-05 ITA 9, FRA 6 9
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Two 1 1992-08-04 2 0 17 9 112/94
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Fencing Italy ITA Round One Pool Two 1 1992-08-04 ITA 8, POL 8 8