Georgian woman wins the title in para-fencing world championship
08 November, 2017
Georgian woman wins the title in para-fencing world championship
Irma Khetsuriani, leader of the Georgian National Para-fencing Team, won the title in the B-Group at World Championship.

As the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs reports, on November 7-12, the Italian capital city of Rome hosts the world championship in para-fencing where Georgian athletes are fighting for medals. Leader of the Georgian national team, Irma Khetsuriani, who uses wheelchair, won the World Champion title in the B group.

In the current tournament in Rome, Georgian Para-sportsmen’s team defeated Greek,
French, Italian and Ukrainian athletes.

In the quarter-finals, Irma defeated Polish Yadav Pachek by 15-6. She also defeated another Polish athlete, Patricia Hareza by 15-10 in the semifinal. In the final, Irma Khetsuriani met the Thai athlete and defeated her 15-10.

Irma Khetsuriani is a BP Ambassador in Georgia and successfully participates in various international tournaments. This year, Khetsuriani has won several medals at World Cup stages and international tournaments.

Today, on November 8, Khetsuriani will be participating in the B category, with foil, and in the A category, Nina Tibilashvili, the current champion among juniors, will participate in the final.

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