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The pre-Olympic saber fencer tournament was held in Arzamas, and the All-Russian epee competition was held in Smolensk. Army fencers won 6 medals of various denominations: two gold, one silver and three bronze.

At the pre-Olympic women’s saber fencer tournament, CSKA athletes took the entire podium. Sergeant Olga Nikitina took the lead, in the final duel she was stronger than the captain of the Russian Armed Forces Sophia Velikaya – 15: 8.

Sofia Pozdnyakova won the fight for third place, defeating Daria Drozd with a score of 15: 8.

A total of 25 female saber fencers performed in Arzamas.

At the All-Russian men’s saber competition in Arzamas, soldier Vasily Shirshov won bronze, defeating Sergeant Konstantin Lokhanov with a score of 15:14.

Dmitry Danilenko won the gold medal, defeating Ilya

Motorin – 15:11.

Senior Lieutenant Pavel Sukhov, Sergei Khodos and Sergei Bida, who were part of the Team-1 team, took first place in the All-Russian epee competition. In the final they defeated the Moscow Region-1 team (Igor Korovin, Ivan Limarev, Maxim Potapov, Dmitry Shvelidze) – 45:31.

In the fight for the third place, the strongest was the team “North-West Federal District”, which included army fighter Oleg Knysh, Egor Guzhiev, Kirill Gurov and Vsevolod Okhapkin, who defeated the team “Moscow-2” (Mikhail Belozerov, Sergey Grebennikov, Artyom Ovcharenko) – 45:40 …

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