Polish success, blended double gold for Milosz Redzimski and Wiktoria Wrobel

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by Ian Marshall

In the last hurdle they formed the combination of the Czech Martin Sip and the Ukrainian Veronika Matiunina (11-4, 8-11, 11-7, 11-7) after they defeated the Germans Lleyton Ullmann and Annett Kaufmann (11-7) in the semifinals. 4, 8-11, 11-7, 11-7).

In the penultimate round of the counterpart, Martin Sip and the Ukrainian Veronika Matiunina had defeated the Belarusian partnership of Nikon Shutov and Veranika Varabyova (8-11, 11-8, 11-6, 6-11, 11-9).

Reached last eight

Medalists known, in each of the individual and girls’ individual competitions, things have gotten to the bottom eight.

Good mixed form, Milosz Redzimski, who was seeded number 3, booked a place in the quarter-finals in the boys’ singles, as did the two top names, Romanian Iulian Chirita and French Felix Lebrun. Dragos Alexandru Bujor, the number 5 of the Saat and like Iulian Chirita from Romania, developed in a similar way.

The rest of the names weren’t as expected. In round four the Belgian Tom Closset defeated the Hungarian David Szantosi, the number 6 seeded (11-8, 11-8, 11-6, 10-12, 11-2), the Romanian Horia Stefan Ursut ended the progress of the Spaniard Daniel Berzosa. of seeds No. 4 (12-10, 13-11, 12-10, 14-12).

Similarly, Nikon Shutov from Belarus ended the hopes of Austrian Julian Rzihauschek (11-8, 11-7, 5-11, 11-8, 8-11, 11-9), the second round winner against Sweden’s David Bjorkryd, No. 8 seeds (11-9, 10-12, 13-15, 11-8, 12-10, 12-10).

It was impressive that the Russian Aleksei Samokhin had defeated the Czech Martin Sip one round earlier (5-11, 5-11, 11-7, 11-8, 8-11, 11-7, 11-8) before joining Poland Alan Kulczycki (8-11, 13-11, 11-9, 11-7, 7-11, 6-11, 11-4).

Outstanding French performances

Losses on the way to the quarterfinals, it was the same in the girls’ singles; The German Annett Kaufmann, number 2 of the Sami, the Irish Sophie Earley, the number 4, and the Russian Anastasiia Ivanova, the number 8, the points set made progress, but they were all alone among the leading names.

France has distinguished itself. Agathe Anne Avezou defeated Anna Hursey of Wales, the top seeded (12-10, 11-4, 11-8, 8-11, 11-8), before displacing Poland’s Zofia Sliwka (11-7, 11-8, 11 .). -4, 11-4) to reserve their spot in the quarter-finals.

Colleagues Clea de Stoppeleire and Gaetane Bled also made progress.

Clea de Stoppeleire took her last eighth place by defeating Natalia Bogdanowicz from Poland in a rather gigantic duel in the fourth round (11-6, 11-4, 11-3, 9-11, 10-12, 7-11 , 17-15). Natalia Bogdanowicz was in shape, in the preliminary round she had defeated Veronika Varabyova from Belarus, the number 3 seed (11-9, 11-8, 13-11, 11-4).

Hard-won success for Clea de Stoppeleire, as well as for Gaetane Bled, but not as dramatic. In round three she defeated the Slovak Dominika Wiltschkova, the number 5 seed (10-12, 11-5, 11-6, 9-11, 11-5, 11-4), before she defeated the Slovenian Sara Tokic (11- 7.) Displaced, 8-11, 11-9, 11-5, 6-11, 12-10).

For France, despite all adversities, it was a success, for Ukraine in the form of Veronika Matiunina and for Portugal, represented by Matilde Pinto, it was the same. In the fourth round, Veronika Matiunina defeated the German Mia Griesel, the number 7 of the Saat (11-5, 11-6, 10-12, 4-11, 11-6, 11-8), Matilde Pinto stopped the efforts of the Romanians Bianca Mei Rosu, the No. 6 seeds (6-11, 11-9, 9-11, 12-10, 11-8, 11-6).

Semi-finalists known

The quarter-finalist has determined that the semi-finals have been reached in the boys and girls doubles.

In the boys’ doubles, Iulian Chirita and Dragos Bujor Alexandru meet Daniel Berzosa and Lleyton Ullmann; in the opposite half, Felix Lebrun and French colleague Falvien Coton face Milosz Redzimski and Alan Kulczycki.

In the girls’ doubles, Anastasiia Ivanova and her compatriot Zlata Terekhova meet the Ukrainians Sofiia Sheredeha and Olha Ponko; Annett Kaufmann and Bianca Mei Rosu meet Sophie Earley, the partner of the Spaniard Silvia Coll.

The game in Varazdin ends on Monday 2nd August.

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