Fencing: Italy's Rossella Fiamingo takes women's gold

(AGI) Kazan, July 20 - Italy's Rossella Fiamingo is the newwomen's individual sabre world champion, after beating beatGermany's 2012 Olympic silver medallist Britta Heidemann 15-11in the final at the World Fencing Championships in Kazan.Fiamingo, 23, will be the first Italian to take home the goldmedal since Laura Chiesa won hers in Athens in 1994. . .

(AGI) Kazan, July 20 - Italy's Rossella Fiamingo is the newwomen's individual sabre world champion, after beating beatGermany's 2012 Olympic silver medallist Britta Heidemann 15-11in the final at the World Fencing Championships in Kazan.Fiamingo, 23, will be the first Italian to take home the goldmedal since Laura Chiesa won hers in Athens in 1994. . .