Italy were the victors in the team event at the men's International Fencing Federation (FIE) Sabre World Cup in Madrid.
The Italian side comfortably beat Russia 45-31 at Centro Deportivo Vallehermoso.
They had defeated Hungary 45-41 and France 45-40 on their way to the gold medal clash.
Russia had secured victories against South Korea and Iran, winning 45-41 and 45-35, respectively.
South Korea took the bronze medal in their tie against Hungary, triumphing 45-38.
Participants will next compete at the season-ending Grand Prix event in Moscow, taking place from May 24 to 26.