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Gu Bon-gil

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Gu Bon-gil (Korean pronunciation: [ku.bon.ɡil] or [ku] [pon.ɡil]; born 27 April 1989) is a South Korean right-handed sabre fencer.Gu is an eight-time team Asian champion, seven-time individual Asian champion, and three-time team world champion. A three-time Olympian, Gu is a two-time team Olympic champion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gu Bon-gil has received more than 92,957 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Gu Bon-gil is the 143rd most popular fencer (up from 161st in 2019), the 818th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 763rd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular South Korean Fencer.

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Among fencers, Gu Bon-gil ranks 143 out of 174Before him are Andrea Cassarà, Nikolai Novosjolov, Franck Boidin, Mihai Covaliu, Aida Mohamed, and Nam Hyun-hee. After him are Larisa Korobeynikova, Yana Shemyakina, Erwann Le Péchoux, Imke Duplitzer, Inna Deriglazova, and Diego Confalonieri.

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Among people born in 1989, Gu Bon-gil ranks 678Before him are Alisa Kleybanova, Tal, Kylie Bunbury, Nastassia Mironchyk-Ivanova, Fredrik Lindström, and Abubaker Kaki Khamis. After him are Hiroyuki Abe, Park Jong-woo, Davide Cimolai, Yvonne Zima, Casper Ulrich Mortensen, and Katerine Duska.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Gu Bon-gil ranks 818 out of 944Before him are Lim Hyo-jun (1996), Kim Jin-woo (1991), Kim Eun-jung (1979), Park Dong-hyuk (1979), Nam Hyun-hee (1981), and Chung Kyung-ho (1980). After him are Park Jong-woo (1989), Kim Ju-young (1988), Dana (1986), Choi Sung-kuk (1983), Leo (1990), and Jung Seung-hyun (1994).

Among FENCERS In South Korea

Among fencers born in South Korea, Gu Bon-gil ranks 3Before him are Kim Ji-yeon (1988) and Nam Hyun-hee (1981). After him are Shin A-lam (1986), Choi Byung-chul (1981), Won Woo-young (1982), Jeon Hee-sook (1984), Oh Eun-seok (1983), Park Sang-young (1995), Jung Jin-sun (1984), Jung Gil-ok (1980), and Choi In-jeong (1990).