Tokyo Paralympics: Hong Kong women’s épée team miss out on podium after losing to Russians in bronze-medal match

//Tokyo Paralympics: Hong Kong women’s épée team miss out on podium after losing to Russians in bronze-medal match

Tokyo Paralympics: Hong Kong women’s épée team miss out on podium after losing to Russians in bronze-medal match

Hong Kong’s women’s épée team failed to repeat their Rio 2016 heroics on Friday as the wheelchair fencers lost the bronze-medal match to the Russian Paralympic Committee team at the Tokyo Paralympics on Friday.At the Makuhari Messe Hall, where Hong Kong notched an Olympic gold medal through Cheung Ka-long a month ago, the women’s épée team, headed by Yu Chui-yee along with Justine Charissa Ng and Chung Yuen-ping, came up short against the excellent Russians as they were beaten 45-34 and left to…

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