The French males’s foil workforce avenged its loss within the 2016 Olympic remaining by beating a trio of Russians for a gold medal in Tokyo.
Erwann le Pechoux, Julien Mertine and Enzo Lefort mixed to greatest Anton Borodachev, Kirill Borodachev and Timur Safin 45-28 for France’s second fencing gold of the Tokyo Olympics. Romain Cannone received the lads’s epee particular person. It’s the primary win in males’s workforce foil for the nation because the 2000 Sydney Video games.
The ROC nonetheless completed the fencing slate with eight medals and 4 golds.
America workforce of Alexander Massialas, Race Imboden and Gerek Meinhardt received the bronze with a 45-31 victory over Japan.