The 24-year-old’s time of 2:10:03 saw her add 1240 points to her total so she now leads her closest rival, Ludmila Kukushkina from Russia, by 24 points with two events to go.
China’s Yue Hu is now third overall after placing fifth in the fence and seventh in the pool. World #1 Laura Asadauskaite is fourth whilst Germany’s Janine Kohlmann completes the top five.
Leaderboard can be viewed HERE
Fencing review: World #1 Asadauskaite and Kohlmann share top spot after fence