On her way to victory, the Ukrainian defeated six opponents. Initially, she easily beat France's Margaux Rifkiss (15-7), Japan's Norika Tamura (15-7), Mariel Zagunis of the United States (15-8) and Sara Balzer of France (15-7). In the semifinals, she defeated China's Shao Yaqi 15-14.
Kharlan opposed Olga Nikitina of Russia in the final. However, the Russian saber fencer could not create a decent resistance to the Ukrainian athlete and lost 7-15.
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