There were great results from Stephen Brown and Brendan Cusack at the Bonn World Cup this weekend.
Brown was V4D2 in the pools, winning against both top seeds in his pool (Siess POL and Kim KOR) as well as Billing GBR and Dahlin DEN. Progressing the the DEs with a bye, he knocked out De Ruiter NED 15-12. Brown faced Matsuyama JPN for a place in Day 2 but was unable to withstand the challenge from the world #27.
Brendan Cusack also had a successful morning. Victories over Otayza CHI, Poppel SWE, Shimbo BRA saw him progress to the tableau V3D3, but he was overturned in the first round by Clairet Roa COL.
- Stephen Brown (Grosvenor FC / Queen's University Belfast) – 86 / 247
- Brendan Cusack (Brooklyn Bridge Fencing Club) – 166 / 247