Benedikt Wagner celebrated his first individual continental title after winning the men’s sabre at the European Championships in Torun, Poland
The 26-year-old German, who won team gold at the 2014 world championships, beat Vincent Anstett from France in the final.
Wagner prevailed 15-13.
Simona Gherman led a Romanian one two in the women’s Epee competition.
In the showpiece dual the 31-year-old beat her compatriot and 2008 Olympic silver medalist Ana Maria Popescu 9-5
It was Gherman’s second individual European crown after reigning supreme in 2012.