Aldo Montano world cup win.

Road to Rio: Aldo Montano’s Big Win in Padua

Aldo Montano captures the Trophy Luxardo in Padua. Photo via FIE/A.Bizzi Aldo MONTANO (ITA) can do no wrong. Following up his Boston GP victory with a home win in Padua, Aldo is a fencer built for big occasions. Diego OCCHIUZZI (ITA) could not gain on Luca CURATOLI (ITA) for the second place for Italy. This is a regular...

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Road to Rio: Women’s Epee Qualification Update

Women’s Epee Teams after Barcelona: USA Locks Qualification Estonia’s team victory in Barcelona catapults them up in the standings. Photo: FIE/Augusto Bizzi The 4th World Cup of the Olympic Qualification Season asks which countries would be able to step up and join the teams already qualified for Rio: CHINA,...

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Road to Rio: Mens Epee Qualification Update

Italy will qualify for Men’s Team Epee as European teams clash for a qualification spot. Photo by Augusto Bizzi, FIE One team needed to step up this weekend and unsurprisingly ITALY’s superb team win in Heidenheim has confirmed that they will qualify for the Olympic Games alongside FRANCE and UKRAINE. RUSSIA...

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