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Fencing: Boscarelli claims maiden individual gold in Rio

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By Euronews
Fencing: Boscarelli claims maiden individual gold in Rio

<p>Italy’s Francesca Boscarelli warmed up nicely ahead of next month’s European fencing championships by winning the women’s epee at the Fencing Grand Prix in Rio de Janeiro.</p> <p>After dispatching China’s Sun Yiwen in the last four, the 32-year-old met France’s Coraline Vitalis in the final.</p> <p>Boscarelli was not to be stopped from claiming her first senior individual title and comfortably won through 15-9 to celebrate her maiden gold at this level.</p>