Sometimes called the Roland-Garros of padel, the Greenweez Paris Major Premier Padel 2023 offered a great spectacle with a record influx of enthusiasts.
No less than 37 spectators converged on the temple of tennis to admire the stars of the padel global. With an increase of 50% compared to the 2022 edition, the padel confirms its rise in the hearts of the French. The stands of Court Philippe Chatrier were always full, welcoming more than 8 fans during the semi-finals and finals.
Sánchez / Josemaría triumphs after several attempts
After coming close to victory in Rome and Madrid, the title has finally smiled at the world's first ladies' pair, Sánchez / Josemaría. Roland-Garros was the scene of their consecration, they who entered the field with unfailing determination. Facing Marta Ortega and Gemma Triay, they were able to impose their game from the start, winning the first set 6-2. Their momentum did not weaken in the second set, and after 5 match points, they held up the trophy Premier Padel Parisian with a score of 6-2, 6-4.
Tapia / Coello continues to shine
The tension was palpable in this men's final. Tapia / Coello and Chingotto / Navarro put up a great battle. The first set was decided by a tie-break won 7-2 by the Spanish-Argentinian pair Coello / Tapia. In the second set, clear score: 6/1. This triumph at Roland-Garros marks their fourth consecutive title on the circuit Premier Padel, highlighting an undeniable domination during this 2023 season. The icing on the cake, Arturo / Coello is preparing to take pride of place at the top of the FIP world ranking starting this week.
Franck Binisti discovers the padel at the Club des Pyramides in 2009 in the Paris region. Since padel is part of his life. You often see him touring France going to cover the major events of padel French.