USA DOMINATED IN KONIN
In the first ECC tournament of this season that took place in Konin, Poland, USA triumphed in both men's and women's saber competitions. In the men's epee Linder James (USA) took out Marciano Giorgio (ITA) 15:6 in the final, after defeating Yuzhakov Oleg (RUS) in the semi. Marciano defeated Skeete Kamar (USA) in the second semifinal closely 15:14.
Women's saber gold and silver also ended in the hands of fencers from USA as Anglade Alexis defeated Johnson Honor 15:14 in the final. Johnson faced Bondar Oleksandra (UKR) in the semifinal whereas her teammate faced Zinyukhina Mariya (RUS).