Victories from Richard Kruse and Alex Tofalides saw Britain take a 10-4 lead after two matches, but Tofalides was then beaten by Lorenzo Nista and Francesco Ingargiola as Italy took a 35-33 lead with two matches remaining.
Result: Great Britain win men's team foil gold
By Jonathan McIntosh, Reporter | 5y
Great Britain win the fencing men's team foil gold after beating Italy 45-41 at the European Games.
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