The Russian men’s foil team made it to the finals of the team competition at the Tokyo Olympics. The correspondent of “Lenta.ru” informs about it.
Domestic foil fencers were stronger than the US team in the semifinals. The final score of the confrontation is 45:41 in favor of the Russians. The national team is represented by Anton Borodachev, Kirill Borodachev, Vladislav Mylnikov and Timur Safin.
Thus, the Russian foil fencers guaranteed themselves medals in the framework of the Olympic tournament. They will compete for gold with rivals from France. The meeting will take place on August 1, beginning at 13:50 Moscow time.
On July 29, the Russian women’s foil team won the team gold. In the final, the Russians broke the resistance of the French national team.
The Olympics will run until August 8.