For Italy, second gold, seventh silver and tenth bronze, for a total of 19 appearances on the podium in Tokyo 2020. The latest comes from women’s foil where Italy won the bronze medal in the team event. In the final for third place he beat the United States 45 to 23
The second Olympic gold in double lightweight rowing: Federica Cesarini and Valentina Rodini dedicate it to Filippo Mondelli, athlete of the 4 scull who died on April 29 at the age of 26 from a tumor. A silver ‘taken with the heart’ by Gregorio Paltrinieri in the 800 freestyle, and he feels he is on track for the 1500 and 10 kilometers. Bronze with Stefano Oppo and Pietro Willy Ruta still in rowing, in double lightweights.
In San Marino the first historic medal: it is the bronze conquered by 32-year-old Alessandra Perilli in the women’s Olympic pit: ‘immense emotion after 9 years of sacrifices’.
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