The Korean fencing men’s saber and women’s epee national teams won gold medals together at the first International Fencing Federation (FIE) World Cup team event this year.
The men’s saber team, consisting of Koo Bon-gil (National Sports Promotion Agency), Ha Han-sol (Seongnam City Hall), Do Gyeong-dong (Daegu Metropolitan City Hall), and Park Sang-won (Daejeon Metropolitan City Hall), won the FIE World Cup team event held in Warsaw, Poland on the 12th (local time). .
The men’s team, which defeated Ukraine 45-26 in the round of 16, Japan 45-38 in the quarterfinals, and the United States 45-38 카지노사이트in the semifinals, defeated Hungary, the world’s second-ranked player, 45-37 in the final.
At the Women’s Epee World Cup held in Barcelona, Spain, Kang Young-mi (Gwangju Metropolitan City Seo-gu Office), Song Se-ra (Busan Metropolitan City Office), Lee Hye-in (Gangwon-do Office), and Yu Dan-woo (Jeonnam-do Office) jointly won the gold medal. The women’s national team, which defeated Estonia, the team champion of the Tokyo Olympics, 45-44 in the semifinal match, defeated Italy 34-27 in the final.
Born in 1985, Kang Young-mi, the eldest sister of the women’s epee national team, won a silver medal in the individual event and a gold medal in the team event.
At the Women’s Saber World Cup held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Yun Ji-soo, Jeon Ha-young (Seoul City Hall), Jeon Eun-hye (Incheon Metropolitan City Jung-gu Office), and Choi Se-bin (Jeonnam-do Office) won bronze medals in the team event.
Korean fencing won prizes in all team events in this week’s World Cup.