The World Fencing Championships of Cadets and juniors were held in Torun, Poland from April 8-14.
The Armenia team joined the championship with 6 athletes, Seda Gevorgyan (foil), Svetlana Yesayan (épée), Hamlet Mkhoyan (foil), Alik Navasardyan (épée), Hovhannes Muradyan (épée) and Narek Avagyan (épée).
Alik Navasardyan performed better than other Armenian representatives having 2 wins in groups stage and passed to the next round where he also celebrated one victory but dropped out of the competition. It should be noted that the épée event of the World Championship had brought together 140 fencers.
He suffered a painful defeat, 7:9.
Lilith Mkrtchyan and Siranush Ghukasyan celebrated victories.
I train every day trying to get stronger.
An Olympic qualifying Grand Prix is underway in Samsun, Turkey