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Simona
POP
ROMANIA
Age
28
25.12.1988
Weapon
  • Epée
Handness
Left

Latest competitions

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
06 August 2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
33
22 June 2016 Zone Championships
TORUN (POLAND)
7
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Last opponent
Simona
POP
Leonora
MACKINNON
vs
2
66% wins
Rank
45
ROU
1
34% wins
Rank
51
CAN

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
08.12.2017 Grand Prix du Qatar Grand Prix
Doha (QATAR)
14.01.2018 Rehbinder Prize Satellite
Stockholm (SWEDEN)
19.01.2018 Coupe du Monde World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)
21.01.2018 Coupe du Monde par équipes World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)

Medal score (Individual only)

Gold Silver Bronze Total
Senior

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
08.12.2017 Grand Prix du Qatar Grand Prix
Doha (QATAR)
14.01.2018 Rehbinder Prize Satellite
Stockholm (SWEDEN)
19.01.2018 Coupe du Monde World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)

Results

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
2016-08-06 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
33
2016-06-22 Zone Championships
TORUN (POLAND)
7
2016-05-20 World Cup
Legnano (ITALY)
30
2016-03-18 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
65
2016-02-12 World Cup
Buenos Aires (ARGENTINA)
72
2016-01-22 World Cup
Barcelone (SPAIN)
47
2015-12-05 Grand Prix
Doha (QATAR)
72
2015-11-13 World Cup
Nanjing (CHINA)
59
2015-10-23 World Cup
Legnano (ITALY)
139
2015-07-14 World Championship
Moscow (RUSSIA)
38
2015-06-23 Non official
Baku (AZERBAIJAN)
30
2015-06-06 Zone Championships
Montreux (SWITZERLAND)
3
2015-05-23 Grand Prix
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
90
2015-05-01 World Cup
Johannesbourg (SOUTH AFRICA)
21
2015-03-20 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
21
2015-02-13 World Cup
Buenos Aires (ARGENTINA)
41
2015-01-23 World Cup
Barcelone (SPAIN)
65
2014-12-06 Grand Prix
Doha (QATAR)
31
2014-11-14 World Cup
Xuzhou (CHINA)
29
2014-10-24 World Cup
Legnano (ITALY)
32
2014-07-17 World Championship
Kazan (RUSSIA)
71
2014-06-07 Zone Championships
Strasbourg (FRANCE)
51
2014-05-22 Grand Prix
La Havane (CUBA)
28
2014-05-16 World Cup
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
22
2014-04-26 Grand Prix
Xuzhou (CHINA)
47
2014-03-07 World Cup
Barcelone (SPAIN)
40
2014-02-28 World Cup
St-Maur (FRANCE)
15
2014-02-07 World Cup
Leipzig (GERMANY)
24
2014-02-01 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
40
2014-01-17 World Cup
Doha (QATAR)
52
2013-08-05 World Championship
Budapest (HUNGARY)
21
2013-06-16 Zone Championships
Zagreb (CROATIA)
16
2013-05-23 Grand Prix
La Havane (CUBA)
8
2013-05-17 World Cup
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
29
2013-04-27 Grand Prix
Xuzhou (CHINA)
19
2013-03-08 World Cup
Barcelone (SPAIN)
29
2013-03-01 World Cup
St-Maur (FRANCE)
15
2013-02-08 World Cup
Leipzig (GERMANY)
38
2013-02-02 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
41
2013-01-19 World Cup
Doha (QATAR)
26
2012-06-29 World Cup
Leipzig (GERMANY)
49
2012-05-04 World Cup
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
68
2012-03-23 World Cup
St-Maur (FRANCE)
23
2012-03-09 World Cup
Barcelone (SPAIN)
90
2012-02-25 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
22
2012-02-11 World Cup
Doha (QATAR)
120
2011-03-25 World Cup
Leipzig (GERMANY)
40
2011-02-26 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
50
2010-03-27 World Cup
Luxembourg (LUXEMBOURG)
45
2010-03-13 World Cup
Florina (GREECE)
25
2010-02-05 World Cup
Rome (ITALY)
66
2010-01-15 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
62
2009-03-14 World Cup
Florina (GREECE)
39
2009-02-20 Grand Prix
Saint-Maur (FRANCE)
68
2009-02-06 Grand Prix
Rome (ITALY)
50
2009-01-16 Grand Prix
Budapeste (HUNGARY)
26
2008-04-10 World Championship
Acireale (Catania) (ITALY)
2
2008-01-18 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
101
2008-01-05 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
18
2007-12-07 World Cup
Lignano Sabbiadoro (ITALY)
9
2007-10-14 World Cup
Bratislava (SLOVAKIA)
38
2007-04-14 World Championship
Belek (TURKEY)
69
2007-03-17 World Cup
Florina (GREECE)
39
2007-02-11 World Cup
Mödling (AUSTRIA)
11
2007-01-06 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
20
2006-11-19 World Cup
Lignano Sabbiadoro (ITALY)
20
2006-10-14 World Cup
Bratislava (SLOVAKIA)
24
2006-02-12 World Cup
Mödling (AUSTRIA)
65
2006-01-06 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
12
2005-12-10 World Cup
Bratislava (SLOVAKIA)
24
2005-03-27 World Championship
Linz (AUSTRIA)
75
2005-02-13 World Cup
Moedling (AUSTRIA)
49
2004-10-16 World Cup
Bratislava (SLOVAKIA)
15
2003-10-19 World Cup
Bratislava (SLOVAKIA)
29
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Ranking

Season Ranking Points
Senior
2015/2016 45 − 15 38.0
2014/2015 30 + 29 59.0
2013/2014 59 − 33 28.0
2012/2013 26 + 72 65.0
2011/2012 98 + 79 12.0
2010/2011 177 − 21 5.0
2009/2010 156 − 27 10.0
2008/2009 129 + 351 14.0
2007/2008 480 − 241 0.0
2006/2007 239 2.0
Junior
2007/2008 6 + 88 92.0
2006/2007 94 + 12 16.0
2005/2006 106 + 37 12.0
2004/2005 143 + 78 10.0
2003/2004 221 4.0
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Information

Further Personal Information

Marital status Married
Family Husband Adrian
Other names Simona Deac
Residence Bucharest, ROU
Occupation Athlete
Languages Romanian

Sport Specific Information

Club / Team CSA Steaua Bucuresti: Romania
Name of coach Dan Podeanu [national]; George Epurescu [national]
Handedness Left

International Debut

Year 2008
Competing for Romania

General Interest

Famous relatives Her husband Adrian Pop represented Romania in fencing at the 2015 European Championships in Montreux, Switzerland. (SportsDeskOnline, 30 Jun 2015; eurofencing.info, 2013)
Ambitions To compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (satumaresport.ro, 12 May 2015)
Most influential person in career Her mother. (informatia-zilei.ro, 24 Oct 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Everything happens for a reason." (informatia-zilei.ro, 24 Oct 2016)
Awards and honours In 2017 she and her teammates from the national epee team received the Performance and Team Spirit Award from Romanian news agency News.ro. (frscrima.ro, 28 Mar 2017)

In 2016 she received a Sports Merit Order Class I from the government of Romania. (frscrima.ro, 27 Sep 2016)

In 2016 she was named an Honorary Citizen in Bucharest, Romania. (frscrima.ro, 09 Nov 2016)

She was flag bearer for Romania at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (frscrima.ro, 27 Sep 2016)
Other information HIATUS
Following the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, she decided to take a break from competition in order to start a family. (libertatea.ro, 05 Mar 2017; lead.ro, 13 Nov 2016)
Last opponent
Simona
POP
Leonora
MACKINNON
vs
2
66% wins
Rank
45
ROU
1
34% wins
Rank
51
CAN
History
  • Jeux Olympiques (Rio de Janeiro) 2016-08-06 - JO - S - E
    POP Simona MACKINNON Leonora
    10 15
  • Championnats du Monde (Moscow) 2015-07-14 - CHM - S - E
    POP Simona MACKINNON Leonora
    5 2
  • World Cup (Doha) 2013-01-19 - A - S - E
    POP Simona MACKINNON Leonora
    5 2

OPPONENTS (FROM 2006)

Name Nationality Victories - Defeats
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