Our sabreurs were in Ghent, Belgium this weekend for the Flemish Open satellite.
Michalis Kirimlidis (Salle Dublin) defeated Saunders GBR, Trochel COL and Hamelmann GER in the pool; both of his losses were 5-4. He placed 22nd, going out 15-14 to D’Armiento ITA (the eventual bronze medallist).
Michael Jacob (Birmingham Fencing Club) placed 40th. Pool victories over Bonfeld ISR Van Breusesghem BEL saw him through the cut, but he was knocked out 15-7 by Courbier FRA.
Aidan Clarke (Salle Dublin) had a tough morning in the pools and placed 53rd overall.