Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.136 - 23 June 2015
Minister Dușa sent his congratulations to Steaua women’s fencing team
Defence minister Mircea Dușa congratulated Ana Maria Brânză and Simona Gherman Steaua fencers for getting the gold and bronze medals at Baku 2015 European Games, in women’s individual epee final.
Ana Maria Brânză scored 15-11 in the finals against Russian player Ianei Zvereva, getting the first gold medal for the Romanian delegation.
In the semifinals, Brânză won over Erika Kirpu from Estonia, 12-11 after defeating in the quarterfinals the Finnish Catharina Kock, 15-4, after winning in the round of sixteen against Estonian Katrina Lehis, 15-12.