For their first tournament together, the two all new pairs of the World Padel Tour will meet in the semi-finals tomorrow: Gonzalez / Ortega vs Sainz / Marrero!
Here is a semi-final which promises to be hot: that between the former teammates. On the one hand the legends Marta Marrero and Lucia Sainz, on the other, young people Martita Ortega and Bea Gonzalez !
For the moment the balance seems to tilt more towards the camp of the veterans who have been intractable since the start of the tournament. After inflicting a 6/2 6/2 yesterday on Mesa / Villalba, they continued their momentum with a 6/1 6/2 victory this morning against Rufo / Talavan!
Martita and Bea, on the other hand, had more difficulty getting rid of surprising Portuguese Araujo / Nogueira. Indeed, it took three sets for the Spanish to dominate Sofia and Ana Catarina: 2/6 6/1 6/2.
The other semi-final will oppose the favorites Gemma Triay and Alejandra Salazar, who won their 15th consecutive victory this morning! The numbers did not go into detail against Amatriain / Navarro. Indeed, yesterday's dropers from Castello / Collombon could not do better than a 6/3 6/3 defeat.
Facing Gemma and Ale, we will find those who beat Léa Godallier and Ariadna Cañellas yesterday: Delfi Brea and Tamara Icardo. The Spaniard and Argentina fought a big fight today against Iglesias / Osoro. Unfortunately, the meeting could not go to an end. Indeed, Aranzazu Osoro hit the window when we were at 1/6 6/2 5/5. Obviously affected, Argentina was forced to forfeit ...
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