Shanghai, China — Andrea Cassara defeated Peter Joppich (GER) in the finals to claim the Grand Prix victory in Shanghai. Miles Chamley Watson paced the US fencers with a top-8 result. Gerek Meinhardt finished 21st, Alex Massailas 28th and Andras Horanya finished 59th. The rest of the US men went out on day 1.
The US men are in action again tomorrow for the team event and then the women’s foilists will take to the piste for their world cup in Shanghai.