Double gold for Italy on the teams events

18.04.2018 0:00

Men's saber, women's epee and women's foil started the teams events in Yerevan.

In the only men's event of the day, Italy prevailed in the final match, beating team of France 45:41. France defeated Russian in the semifinal, Italy faced Belarus. From the third place match Belarus made it out as a victor.

Women's epee competition finished also with a success of Italy, as they defeated Poland in the semifinal 42:29 and Switzerland in the final 45:26. Poland then defeated Hungary in tight bronze medal match 45:44.

Women's foil ended with Russian triumph. After defeating No. 1 team of Italy 45:34 in the semifinal, they faced Poland, defeating them 45:36. Poland took out France in the second semifinal and France defeated Italy in the thir place elimination match.


Last day of the European U23 Championships in Yerevan will bring us the last three teams events, men's epee, men's foil and women's saber.