Saturday, 16 July 2016 14:49

Russia is the finalist of the ITF Beach Tennis World Team Championship!

From the early morning on the courts of NTC Samaranch started the battle for the finals between Russia and Spain. In the first match on court were Daria Churakova and Irin Glimakova vs Rosa Sitja and Pilar Escandell. In three awesome sets Spanish beauty touched the nerves of Russian fans, but our girls managed to snatch victory in the deciding third set and gave the first point for team Russia.
In the second match played double Sergey Kuptsov/ Nikita Burmakin and Gerard Rodriguez/ Saulo Tejada. Russian athletes showed the high-class game, however, the Spaniards were not going to surrender in such an important match, and in the third set they won, equalized the score.

In the decisive mixed doubles both teams came out in tension, Russia was represented by Burmakin/Churakova, Spain - Tejada/Sitja. Incredible games, awesome support and great team spirit, which athletes showed today, were met by applause of the audience. As the result of the two sets: Nikita and Daria brought the decisive winning point to team Russia. We congratulate the first finalist and wait for the second semi-final between France and Italy.

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