Itkin Wins First Career World Cup

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Rich Perelman | December 14, 2020

Although most of the action this weekend was on snow and ice, the U.S. men’s Foil fencers made a major impression at the Challenge International de Paris over the weekend. American Nick Itkin won the individual title by defeating Rio Olympic champion Daniele Garozzo of Italy in the final, his first career World Cup victory.

The win moved Itkin up to no. 5 in the FIE World Rankings, giving the U.S. four stars in the top ten, including Race Imboden (4th), Itkin, Gerek Meinhardt (8th) and Alexander Massialas (9th). Remember to check on the men’s Foil results this summer in Tokyo!

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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