June 29, 2022
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The Catarinenses won the mixed doubles title at the Rincao de Beach Tennis World Cup

Fernanda Fermo (113 ITF) And the Matthew Bellew (115 ITF) He won the last title that was missing in order to finish the Mundial Rincão de Beach Tennis Unimed, which was played in an arena set up in the public plaza of Balneário Rincão. With my doubles 6/3, the athletes from Santa Catarina won in two sets to zero over the Brazilian duo Rafael Barioni And the Andre Ludwig. The men’s and women’s competition finals, at the BT 400 level, with a prize pool of $35,000 and the stamp of the International Tennis Federation (ITF), were held on Saturday 19th.

The athlete from Santa Catarina, born in Brusc, Andre Baran (ITF Top 8)She won in the men’s category, playing in partnership with the French Theo Irigaray (Top 7). They had a great final at the Balneário Rincão stadiums. They won 2 sets to 0 (parts of 7/5 and 6/3) the duo formed by the Italian Mattia Spoto (ITF top 6) And the French Nicola Gianotti (ITF Top 12) And it made the crowd cheer a lot.

“It is indescribable, I am so happy to play and win in my state, with such energy, I am just grateful. Thank God, everyone who made this event happen, the sponsors, staff, press and audience,” Baran confirmed after the grand finale.

The women’s final was one of overcoming the Italian duo Flaminia Dyna (ITF Top 6) And the Nicole Nobile (ITF Top 4) He was the world champion, beating his countryman duo Julia Gaspari (ITF Top 1) And the Ninny Valentini (ITF Top 7), with a decision in the super inning (2/6, 7/5 and 10/6 partial). “We are very happy to have won the world championship with so much determination,” said Flaminia Dina, who was seeded No. 3 in the tournament, along with her partner.

After the award ceremony, there was an atmosphere of thanksgiving. “The Catarinens Tennis Federation has excelled in organizing major world tennis events. Now it is the turn of beach tennis. Together, we have succeeded in organizing perhaps the largest beach tennis tournament in the world, which fills us with pride. It is clear that no one does anything alone and must We especially thank the Brazilian Tennis Federation which supports the FCT events and gives us unconditional support so that our events can be successful”, confirmed the President of the Catarinense Tennis Federation, Alexandre Farias.