Spain and Greece at the top of the Mediterranean Table Tennis Championship U15

Mohamed Moustahsane is the Interim President of AIBA
March 31, 2019
The heart of the Mediterranean Games beats in Patras
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Sixteen countries were participated in the Mediterranean Table Tennis Championship under 15, organized by the Mediterranean Table Tennis Association in Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy, with the collaboration of the Italian Table Tennis Association.

In the last day of the Championship, Greece’s Malamatenia Papadimitriou and Spain’s Miguel Angel Pantoia won the singles titles.

Malamatenia Papadimitriou from Greece

In the final match of the girls Papadimitriou beat Italy’s Miriam Benedetta Carnovale in four games (11-3, 11-6, 8-11, 11-5). In the boys’ tournament Miguel Angel Pantoia defeat Tunisia’s Khalil Sta on five games  (11-5, 12-10, 6-11, 7-11, 11-3).

In the teams’ tournament, Spain took the first place, Tunisia and Greece were followed.

Spain, Tunisia and Greece on the podium of the teams tournament

The results of the finals:

Girls

1°/2° place Miriam Benedetta Carnovale (Italy) – Malamatenia Papadimitriou (Greece) 1-3

3°/4° Meletie Foteini (Cyprus) – Eugenia Sastre (Spain) 0-3

5°/6° Feyza Demir (Turkey) – Dora Cosic (Bosnia Herzegovina) 3-1

7°/8° Mariam El Habach (Lebanon) – Katarina Gvozdenovic (Serbia) 3-1

Boys

1°/2° Khalil Sta (Tunisia) – Miguel Angel Pantoia (Spain) 2-3

3°/4° Isik Hakan (Turkey) – Yussef Abid (Tunisia) 3-1

5°/6° Dorde Petrovic (Serbia) – Alexandros Madessis (Greece) 0-3

7°/8° Antonio Giordano (Italy) – Leonardo Bassi (Italy) 0-3

Teams.

1°/2° place Tunisia – Spain 2-4

3°/4° Greece – Italy 4-2

5°/6° Turkey – Israel w/o Israel wins

7°/8° Bosnia Herzegovina – Slovenia 4-0