Dwell off in the eighth finals, world cup screens
Bas Verwijlen is Saturday at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS fencing in Leipzig eliminated in the eighth finals. The Dutchman was on degen no match against the Italian Paolo Pizzo: 15-10.
In 2011 there were two fencers in the world cup final in Catania, are also opposite each other. Pizzo victory at 15-13.
The 33-year-old Remain, the number 51 of world ranking, was in Leipzig in the second round, still made quite an impression with a victory of 12-8 on the South-Korean director Park Kyoung-doo, the number three of the global standings.
Last year, Dwell in a disappointing performance at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, where he is already in the first round was eliminated. He said by wanting to go to the Games of Tokyo in 2020.
Tristan Adapter, the other Dutchman who took part in the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Leipzig, went down in the first round with a 15-4 down against the Hungarian Andras Redli.