Fencers Win Gold, Bronze in Georgia

Fencers Win Gold, Bronze in GeorgiaFencers Win Gold, Bronze in Georgia

Two fencers won medals in the Fencing World Cup ‘Tournoi Satellite’ in Tbilisi, Georgia, on January 28.

Fencers in the sabre category, Mohammad Rahbari and Ali Pakdaman took the gold and silver medals of the sabre individual competitions respectively, ISNA reported.

A total of 46 fencers from 11 countries participated in the games including the US, Belarus, Chile, Azerbaijan and Iran among others.

Iran participated in the event with four fencers. The other two failed to win medals.

Mohammad Fotouhi finished sixth in the overall ranking and Nima Zahedi ended up in 11th place.

The tournament is registered in the International Fencing Federation calendar of events and the points affect the fencers’ rankings.

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