Top cops hail fencing world championship golds

Italian women's foil team wins 3rd consecutive world title

(ANSA) - Rome, July 20 - National Police Chief Alessandro Pansa congratulated Italy's male and female fencing teams on winning a gold medal each on Sunday at the World Championships in Moscow, sources said Monday.
    "My congratulation to the Italian athletes and in particular to police officers Elisa Di Francica, Valentina Vezzali and Luca Curatoli," he said in a statement.
    Carabinieri military police General Commander Tullio del Sette likewise congratulated the Carabinieri members on the nation's teams, Andrea Cassara and Arianna Errigo.
    Champions Martina Batini, Elisa Di Francisca, Arianna Errigo and Valentina Vezzali took home their third consecutive women's world title after Budapest in 2013 and Kazan last year. The Azzurri, both male and female, took home a total of five gold medals and a bronze between them.
   

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