Gilliver takes gold at Pisa World Cup
on 27-05-2015 08:38
Piers Gilliver took gold at the IWAS Wheelchair Fencing World Cup in Pisa this week, a Rio 2016 qualification event.
Gilliver successfully defeated France's Romain Nobel in a convincing victory 11- 6 in the final of the Épée Class A competition. This is his 4th gold medal in recent World Cup Events.
Dimitri Coutya, the youngest member of the team, finished with a nail biting final against Alession Sarri (Italy) in the Foil Class B where he was narrowly defeated, securing silver for GB.