Rio Olympics 2016: Park Sangyoung wins individual epee gold for South Korea

Park Sangyoung
Park Sangyoung won South Korea's first individual epee gold

Park Sangyoung completed a surprise victory in the men's individual epee to win gold for South Korea.

Sangyoung, 20, overturned a 14-9 deficit to beat Hungarian veteran Geza Imre 15-14.

The Korean was appearing in his first Games while Imre, who won bronze in his first Olympics in 1996, was competing in his fifth.

France's Gauthier Grumier claimed bronze with a 15-11 victory over Swiss Benjamin Steffen.

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