some news from May 26:
Moscow Cup Weekend
Qualifying for the World Cup
(Lena is on the middle of the picture, she's wearing a visor)
The next tournament is a series of Moscow Cup 26/05/2012 was not quite as usual.
Most importantly, what we did on Saturday - played a pass to the world championship in beach tennis, which will take place in Bulgaria 21-24/06/2012. Fought for the right pair of three strongest Russia: Nanava / merchants, Panin / Tektite, Kravtsov / Staheev. Unfortunately, because of the injury could not take part in the qualifying pair of brothers Zaichenko. We wish you a speedy recovery to Vlad.
No wonder these couples have the status of the best in Russia. Passions in the games was serious. From the outset, Panin / Tektite on taybreyke beat Nanava / Kuptsova. The pair then Nanava / merchants lost a meeting with Kravtsov / Staheev as on taybreyke. Despite the shoulder injury Stakheev Alexander, in the final of the nerves were stronger than the pair Kravtsov / Staheev and they won the qualifying. Feels experience high-level meetings. Congratulations guys on his victory and wish them good luck in the world championship!
Information for all beachgoers countries:
That pair, which in its category (or a pair of m x. Pair) at the Russian Cup in Samara 29-01/07/2012 take first place - and they represent our country at the World Team Championship in Moscow from 13-15/07 / 2012 (Vikharev D.)
VIP guests of the tournament:
Event attended tennis star and hockey in the world: Dinara Safina and Elena Dementieva with her husband, hockey player Maxim Afinogenov. The boys immediately approached the issue professionally and immediately began to serve and fight strongly mixing. Maxim moved well around the court and easily took out all the balls. Hockey nat. training, after all. Dinara, Elena first became accustomed to the area, and often the ball was in bounds or in the grid. But after a couple of sets, they have adapted and began to show the level of the game, to which not everyone is a fan pulls. Well done! We are pleased that beach tennis is gaining more and more admirers, and we sincerely hope that this sport will be in our country is massive!
All players tournament was very nice to play on the courts with the stars at this level. Let's wait for our stars on the sandy beach tennis courts!