Well done to Michalis Kirimlidis (Salle Dublin) who reached the L16 at the Turku sabre satellite this weekend. After defeating De Jong Skierus SWE and Kuusela FIN in the pools, Kirimlidis overturned Gander-Compton GBR in the L32. He was knocked out by Yildrim TUR, the eventual tournament champion.
Aidan Clarke placed 25th, knocked out by Escobar VEN, while Jamie Simpson finished in 28th place after facing Streets JPN. Simpson also competed in the épée satellite, placing 77th of 89 with a pool victory over Asaje-Polanco VEN.