Victorious in a very close match against Eli Amatriain and Carolina Navarro, Alix Collombon and Jessica Castello validated their ticket for the WPT Mallorca Challenger final.
As the stats just below show, we saw a very good fight on the center court of the Rafa Nadal Academy in Mallorca.
While Alix Collombon and Jessica Castello had lost the first set and had to save break points at the start of the second set, Juan Alday's players knew, as in the previous round, show great mental strength.
Little by little, the Franco-Spanish pair returned to their match, and they in turn were able to inflict a 6/2 on Eli and Carolina. This meeting deserved a third set, which started in a very balanced way. But while Alix and Jessica failed to convert two break points at 4/3, the Frenchwoman and her partner lost their serve on the next game and Navarro and Amatriain, who served to win the match, got two break points. match ! But as often, the Franco-Spanish pair was able to be very solid to come back to score. She then continued on her way to claim victory with yet another “punto de oro”!
Thanks to this success, Castello and Collombon will play their first final of 2022 tomorrow. It will be against Marta Marrero and Lucia Sainz, who won with authority against Iglesias / Osoro: 6/3 6/2.
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