Russia won another medal at the World Fencing Championship in Catania, Italy, Saturday, October 15 — took first place in saber fencing women’s team.
The Russian team of the Great Sophia, Julia Gavrilova, Ekaterina Dyachenko and Dina Galiakbarova defeated the Ukrainian team with a score of 45:43. It should be noted that the Ukrainian saber fencer is the current Olympic champions.
Thus, in the bank of Russia has four gold and one bronze medal. This is the second result after Italy, which has four gold, three silver and three bronze medals.
On Friday, October 14, Russian men’s team took gold in saber fencing, defeating opponents with a score of 45:29 from Belarus.
Earlier championship won the women’s foil team, which at one point exceeded the hosts — the Italians.
Fourth gold medal team gave Great Sophia, who took first place among sablistok in the standings. Another Russian saber fencer Julia Gavrilova shared in this discipline third place with a Ukrainian Olga Harlan.