Here is Palm Springs, 14 teams are competing in the first ever World Cup Series Mixed Relay
In the Fence, the Chinese pair, including new Fence World Record holder Xiaonan Zhang, were leading the table until the last rounds. Zhang and her team mate Jianli Guo were overtaken by both the Russians and Hungarians
The highly experienced Donata Rimsaite and Ilia Frolov battled their way to the top to win 36 bouts against 19 defeats whilst the Hungarian duo of Leila Gyenesei and Adam Marosi took 2nd with 33 victories.
Joining the Chinese in 3rd place with 31 victories are Ireland’s Natalya Coyle and Eanna Bailey and Latvians Elena Rublevska and Deniss Cerkovskis.