Ukrainian skvoshistki driven home victories and new records! This weekend in Amsterdam (Holland) He held the Grand Final of the tournament Super Series squash DJO2018 among juniors. Athletes of Ukraine for the first time returned with two awards: Nadezhda Usenko (to 19 years) He won gold, a Alina Bushma (to 19 years) - silver.
His next big international success has received a multiple winner of European tournaments, champion of Ukraine in squash and the second number of the European rankings Nadezhda Usenko. For the first time in the championship regalia career Usenko is added and the title of champion of the Netherlands in the category of up to 19 years. Athlete consistently defeated rivals from France Lea Barbeau [13/16](3:0) US Serena Daniel [5/8] (3:0). In the semifinals, Nadezhda Usenko Englishwoman defeated Eve Coxon [5/8] (3:1), and in the final defeated opponent on the court Ukrainian Alina Bushma!
historic finals DPD Dutch Junior Open Usenko Nadezhda & Bushma Alina available for viewing.
18-year-old from Kiev Alina Bushma, fifteenth number of European rating, medalist of the tournament in the Dutch Junior Open GU13 category first appeared in most adult category at the tournament in Amsterdam! At this time Alina was stronger rivals from Holland Daniek Krukkert [9/12] и Gabi Fritsche [3/4] beating the hosts of the tournament with a score of (3:0). Then easily dealt with 3 number of European rating Fleur Maas , beating Dutchwoman in 4 geymovom match with the result (11-8, 11-13, 15-13, 11-4). but, Ukrainian athlete in the finals with a score of (9-11, 12-10, 11-3, 11-8) He gave way to the women's team captain Hope Usenko.
If our girls it was the next match for the title of the strongest athlete squash, that for Ukraine it was just incredible victory. Pride, admiration and infinite gratitude of, that the Ukrainian flag every year increasingly raised on a pedestal of superiority among the hundreds of participants from around the world!
Juniors take the example of more experienced athletes, so in other categories, we also have good results. The most successful games have become the youngest athlete of the Ukrainian team Julia Zhukavets (GU17) – skvoshistki in sixteenth place. IN Julia Laukarta (BU17), Vlada Tverdohleb (GU15) and Darya Smirnova (GU17) 48, 28 and 29 a place, respectively.
Now Ukrainian skvoshisty preparing for the next season and deservedly go on summer vacation, in that 2018-2019 show even better results.
Congratulations to the athletes and wish them further success!
© Anna Tesleva