Mincza-Nébald won the bronze medal in the individual épée event at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games, losing the semi-final 14-15 to Ana Maria Brânză and winning 15-11 against Li Na in the play-off for third place. She was named Hungarian Sportswoman of the Year for this achievement.
Hungarian fencer of the Year (3): 1999, 2001, 2008
Hungarian Sportswoman of the Year (1) - votes of sports journalists: 2008
Orders and special awards
Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary – Knight's Cross (2008)