Olympics-Fencing-Japan wins gold in men’s team epee

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Fencing - Men's Team Epee - Gold medal match - Makuhari Messe Hall B - Chiba, Japan - July 30, 2021. Koki Kano of Japan, Kazuyasu Minobe of Japan, Masaru Yamada of Japan and Satoru Uyama of Japan celebrate with team members after winning gold REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Fencing - Men’s Team Epee - Gold medal match - Makuhari Messe Hall B - Chiba, Japan - July 30, 2021. Koki Kano of Japan, Kazuyasu Minobe of Japan, Masaru Yamada of Japan and Satoru Uyama of Japan celebrate with team members after winning gold REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan won gold in the men’s team epee fencing competition in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on Friday.

The Russian Olympic Committee took silver, and South Korea claimed bronze.

(Reporting by Sakura Murakami; Editing by Ken Ferris)

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