The Hers Club: 2 more!
The Midi-Pyrénées region is famous for being a stronghold of the French Padel. The Club de l'Hers is one of the forerunner clubs that bet on the padel a few years ago.
Their 1er Padel group, the Chitas have come a long way to discover this sport, under the leadership of Béatrice and Robert Nicolau.
With 2 extra short, just before the 1ages Padel Regional Championships under the auspices of the French Tennis Federation (FFT), these 2 panoramic, semi-covered terrain are not too many.
They were installed just at the entrance of the club, There will be no excuse for those who do not know the sport yet.
Draw and Multichance Table (TMC)
26 teams have registered for this regional padel championship, mainly the Club de l'Hers and the Blagnac Tennis Club (tennis clubs affiliated to the FFT). For this tournament, the league has gathered Brice Bernard (for tennis) and Bastien Blanque (for Padel) to establish the seed and the table.
The TMC format was chosen to allow everyone to play as many matches as possible. No matter when you lose, you are still in the race to earn FFT points and rank yourself in this competition. .
The strongest pairs of the city of Toulouse have registered as Cédric Carité / Alexis Salles, Brice Bernard / Bastien Blanque, Cédric Biegel / Nexon or Emmanuel Tecles / Eyal Bensimon.
The hostilities started on Friday night with 20 matches already offering the show on these new courts. A delight !
The best pairs on the rdv
Saturday, the serious things begin, the heads of series return to the track and make respect the logic of their statutes. Only the pair Frédéric Aranda / Olivier Disbeaux beat the seeded pair number 2 (thanks to their tennis ranking) and goes to the semifinals where it will logically lose to Carité / Salle (6 / 3 6 / 0).
On the other side of the table, we find in the quarter-finals of the hung matches and the beautiful show between Bernard / Blanque and Biegel / Nexon. Bernard / Blanque finally win 6 / 4 7 / 5.
The final quarter-final pits the pair, and top-seeded 1, Emmanuel Tecles / Eyal Bensimon against Bertrand Goutires and Nicolas Trancart. Appraisal: The 1 numbers pass without shaking 6 / 3 6 / 2.
Half, Sunday is hot!
In the main draw, the games are fierce. In the semifinal, TECLES / BENSIMON and BLANQUE / BERNARD have certainly offered the match of the weekend.
The first set is won not without difficulty, 6 / 2 by the pair Bastien Blanque and Brice Bernard but everything did not go as well in the second set. Indeed, it will be more hooked, more tense too.
Breaks and débreaks follow one another, the pair BERNARD / BLANK even gets a match point to 6 / 5 TELCLES service, but a very good service allows the match to continue and arrive at the tie-break of the second round.
In the tie-break, both teams do not let go, a real pleasure and it is finally TECLES / BENSIMON who won the second round 7 / 5 tie-break.
As a third round, it's the famous super tie-break in 10 points. TECLES / BENSIMON starts very well to realize the mini break and lead 3 / 0.But the opponents come back and take the advantage. The smashes rain, the flares fuse.
At 9 / 7 in favor of the pair Emmanuel Tecles / Eyal Bensimon, Stress goes up, and at this game, Blanque / Bernard have been very good. They chained 4 successive points to finally win 11 / 9 in the super tie-break.
Carité et Salles: The 1ers regional champions Midi-Pyrénées de Padel
After two spectacular semi-finals, the ranking matches are also over.
The pair of Hers club Bertrand Goutires / Nicolas Trancart finishes 5st of the tournament in front of another local pair Lourme / Junca 6st. Other "harrow" pair Philippe Alarcon / Pierre Vignes 7st and Nexon / Biegel 8st package for injury.
The final, CARITE / SALLES vs BLANQUE / BERNARD starts at 15h precise. The first set, saw the superiority of the first cities by inflicting a severe but customary 6 / 0 to their opponents. The decisive point being for many without disrupting the players so far.
The second set starts again and we see a very nice show, a high level padel, Alexis Salles flat smashes, punching smashes by Bastien Blanque or Cédric Carité, a very nice defense of Brice. Bernard. It follows no less than 6 breaks, 3 on each side to end up at 5 / 5 in the second set.
It is finally CARITE and HALLS shouting victory (6 / 0 7 / 5à after a last magnificent shot in defense and become the 1er Padel regional champions of the Midi-Pyrenees Tennis League.
Clément Arico - Padel Magazine
Franck Binisti discovers the padel at the Pyramid Club in 2009 in the Paris region. Since then padel is part of his life. You often see him touring France by going to cover the big French paddle events.