Amita Berthier won Gold in Copenhagen Satellite

Congratulations to our very own Women’s Foil fencer Amita Berthier, who won her first senior satellite competition held in Copenhagen last night.

She was seeded 7th after poules, beating opponents from ITA, ESP and POL in the elimination rounds. In the semifinals, she beat Julia Walczyk (POL) 15-11 and continued her victory to finals where she met Elena Tangherlina (ITA), where she won the competition by beating her 15-9.

[L-R] Elena Tangherlini, Amita Berthier, Marta Lyczbinska, Julia Walczyk

Amita is currently ranked 59th in the senior ranking, her next competition will be the Barcelona Satellite in October (end). She will be representing Singapore in the SEA Games 2019 in Philippines.

[L-R] Coach Amgad Khazbak with Amita Berthier