Austria takes gold and silver at Seniors Nations Cup
31 May 2009 at 20:31 | Published by: JJM | Views: 5928 | News search
Ilse Berger of Austria at lane 2 of the beton course. (Photo by Mikko Haapasaari 2009)
Austria 1 won the final match against Austria 2 at Seniors Nations Cup in Lamego, Portugal, with points 112 – 117. Germany won the bronze match against Portugal 1, with points 118 – 122. (These matches were played on beton course only, omitting the last eternite round, because the tournament took more time than was expected.)
Best player of the competition was Franz Reich of Austria, with average 22.50 on eternite and 27.17 on beton. Francesco Leuci of Italy was second best player, with average 23.20 on eternite and 28.00 on beton. Third best player was Reinhard Schuster of Austria, with average 24.40 on eternite and 27.33 on beton.
Best female players of the tournament were Maria Fuschlberger of Austria (eternite 25.20, beton 27.33), Andrea Reinicke of Germany (eternite 25.60, beton 28.17), and Frauke Eilts of Germany (eternite 26.40, beton 31.00).» results of preliminary rounds
» results of final rounds
» photo gallery by DMV