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Europe Youth Top-10 - 4 Oct 2014

Christian PLETEA at the top in Cadets


Christian PLETEA of Romania concluded day two of the competition at the Cadet Boys Event at European Top 10 in Tours on leading position. After six rounds his score is 5:1. Denis IVONIN of Russia is second, whilst Gerrit ENGEMANN of Germany occupies posit

Christian PLETEA of Romania concluded day two of the competition at the Cadet Boys Event at European Top 10 in Tours on leading position. After six rounds his score is 5:1. Denis IVONIN of Russia is second, whilst Gerrit ENGEMANN of Germany occupies position no. three.

The day in Municipal Center of Sports in Tours started with the thrilling duel between Gerrit ENGEMANN of Germany and Denis IVONIN of Russia 4:3 (-8, 10, -6, 5, -9, 5, 19). “It is the first time that I beat IVONIN. I am happy I did it in great style. It was unbelievable match – 21:19 in the decisive game,” said ENGEMANN.

In next round three matches went full distance. Artur ABUSEV of Russia needed seven games to overcame Nolan GIVONE of France. Tomas JARVIS of England upset the favorite; player from England beat Andrei PUTUNTICA of Moldova. In the morning Irvin BERTRAND of France suffered first defeat at the tournament in the match against top seed Artur ABUSEV, but he returned on the winning tracks against Andreas DILLING. However he also had to go through agonizing seven games.

In next two rounds PLETEA succeeded against Gerrit ENGEMANN and Artur ABUSEV to justifies his position.  Two matches went full distance in the fifth round: Artur ABUSEV beat Nolan GIVONE and Andrei PUTUNTICA lost against Tom JARVIS in decisive seventh game.

At the top of the Cadet Girls list is Andrea DRAGOMAN of Romania. Another Romania’s player follows – Adina DIACONU is placed at position no. two, whilst ZHANG Xuan of Spain is third.

Andrea DRAGOMAN of Romania upset the top favorite for the title, Adina DIACONU in the opening round and she continued with the good games on the second day of the tournament in Tours. In fourth round she beat Maria TAYLAKOVA of Russia. “Last time I suffered defeat against her. Now I played much better. For me, it was also surprise to beat DIACONU. Now I think I can win the tournament,” said DRAGOMANN.

In very close duel Izabela LUPULESKU of Serbia overcame Belarus Daria TRIGOLOS. She needed full seven games. It was the longest match in the fourth round.

Anastasia KOLISH had mixed record against Serbian players today. First she overcame Sabina SURJAN and then lost against Izabela LUPULESKU. “Izabela controlled the game perfectly. She had all the answers for Anastasia’s change of pace of rotation…On the other side we have great problem with Sabina’s injury. It is getting worst and she is far from her top play,” said coach Slobodan STOJANOV.

In last round of the day Adina beat Daria TRIGOLOS, but the most thrilling game was the one between Lisa LUNG and Anastasia KOLISH. Belgium’s player succeeded in seven games.

Cadet Boys

First Round: Artur ABUSEV (RUS) – Denis IVONIN (RUS) 1:4 (10, -9, -8, -10, -8); Rares SIPOS (ROU) – Cristian PLETEA (ROU) 1:4 (10, -8, -9, -11, -8); Gerrit ENGEMANN (GER) – Tom JARVIS (ENG) 4:1 (4, -9, 3, 4, 4); Andrei PUTUNTICA (MDA)- Andreas DILLING (DEN) 4:2 (4, -11, 9, 4, -4, 8); Nolan GIVONE (FRA)- Irvin BERTRAND (FRA) 2:4 (-7, -10, 7, -5, 8, -13)

Second round: Artur ABUSEV (RUS) – Tom JARVIS (ENG) 4:1 (5, -6, 5, 6, 7); Rares SIPOS (ROU) – Andreas DILLING (DEN) 2:4 (-9, -10, 12, -8, 6, -10); Gerrit ENGEMANN (GER) – Irvin BERTRAND (FRA) 0:4 (-11, -4, -6, -8); Andrei PUTUNTICA (MDA)- Nolan GIVONE (FRA) 3:4 (-6, 7, -5, 3, -8, 10, -6); Cristian PLETEA (ROU) – Denis IVONIN (RUS) 3:4 (9, 10, -9, -9, 6, -11, -9)

Third round: Artur ABUSEV (RUS) – Andreas DILLING (DEN) 4:3 (6, -9, -9, 9, 9, -6, 7); Rares SIPOS (ROU) – Irvin BERTRAND (FRA) 0:4 (-9, -12, -9, -5); Gerrit ENGEMANN (GER) – Nolan GIVONE (FRA) 4:0 (9, 3, 8, 11); Andrei PUTUNTICA (MDA)- Denis IVONIN (RUS) 4:2 (-9, 9, 6, 6, -10, 16); Cristian PLETEA (ROU) – Tom JARVIS (ENG) 4:0 (7, 7, 3,4)

Fourth Round: Artur ABUSEV (RUS) – Irvin BERTRAND (FRA) 4:0 (6, 5, 10, 10); Rares SIPOS (ROU) – Nolan GIVONE (FRA)2:4 (-7, -3, 5, -4, 12, -8); Gerrit ENGEMANN (GER) – Denis IVONIN (RUS) 4:3 (-8, 10, -6, 5, -9, 5, 19); Andrei PUTUNTICA (MDA)- Cristian PLETEA (ROU) 3:4 (-5, 9, -9, 8, 5, -3, -9); Andreas DILLING (DEN) – Tom JARVIS (ENG) 4:1 (-10, 6, 14, 7, 7)

Fifth round: Artur ABUSEV (RUS) – Nolan GIVONE (FRA) 4:3 (-10, 9, -5, -7, 8, 9, 8); Rares SIPOS (ROU) – Denis IVONIN (RUS) 0:4 (-3, -11, -7, -7); Gerrit ENGEMANN (GER) – Cristian PLETEA (ROU) 2:4 (-13, -5, -5, 7, 4, -10); Andrei PUTUNTICA (MDA) – Tom JARVIS (ENG) 3:4 (8, 1-, -8, 8, -8, -8, -9); Irvin BERTRAND (FRA) – Andreas DILLING (DEN) 4:3 (-12, -6, 7, -9, 6, 7, 6)

Sixth round: Artur ABUSEV (RUS) – Cristian PLETEA (ROU) 2:4 (-6, -5, 4, 5, -10, -5); Rares SIPOS (ROU) – Tom JARVIS (ENG) 4:2 (6, 7, -10, 4, -7, 5); Gerrit ENGEMANN (GER) – Andreas DILLING (DEN) 4:0 (3, 7, 4, 9); Andrei PUTUNTICA (MDA)- Irvin BERTRAND (FRA) 4:2 (11, 8, -9, 6, -7, 9); Denis IVONIN (RUS) – Nolan GIVONE (FRA) 4:3 (-8, 6, 58, -10, -14, 6)

Cadet Girls

First round: Adina DIACONU (ROM) – Andrea DRAGOMAN (ROM) 1:4 (-5, -9, -9, 6, -4); Lisa LUNG (BEL) – Daria TRIGOLOS (BLR) 4:1 (9, 2, -6, 10, 9); Maria TAYLAKOVA (RUS) – Anastasia KOLISH (RUS) 4:0 (8, 6, 1, 10); Izabela LUPULESKU (SRB) – Sabina SURJAN (SRB) 4:1 (9, 3, 7, -9, 6); ZHANG Xuan (ESP) – Lucie GAUTHIER (FRA) 4:0 (13, 5, 9, 15)

Second round: Adina DIACONU (ROM) – Anastasia KOLISH (RUS) 4:0 (6, 9, 11,4); Lisa LUNG (BEL) – Sabina SURJAN (SRB) 4:1 (-9, 7, 3, 4, 10); Maria TAYLAKOVA (RUS) – Lucie GAUTHIER (FRA) 4:2 (6, 6, 4, -7, -7, 8); Izabela LUPULESKU (SRB) – ZHANG Xuan (ESP) 2:4 (6, -6, -7, 4, -7, -9); Daria TRIGOLOS (BLR) – Andrea DRAGOMAN (ROM) 1:4 (-11, 4, -8, -4, -7)

Third round: Adina DIACONU (ROM) – Sabina SURJAN (SRB) 4:1 (4, 6, 5, -7, 5); Lisa LUNG (BEL) – Lucie GAUTHIER (FRA) 4:3 (7, 8, -3, -7, 3, -7, 6); Maria TAYLAKOVA (RUS) – ZHANG Xuan (ESP) 1:4 (-7, -7, -9, 5, -8); Izabela LUPULESKU (SRB) – Andrea DRAGOMAN (ROM) 2:4 (-7, -9, 9, 5, -9, -7); Daria TRIGOLOS (BLR) – Anastasia KOLISH (RUS) 4:3 (15, 10, -6, -8, 5, -7, 9)

Fourth round: Adina DIACONU (ROM) – Lucie GAUTHIER (FRA) 4:1 (8, 8, -8, 6, 11); Lisa LUNG (BEL) – ZHANG Xuan (ESP) 2:4 (6, -3, -9, -9, 5, -7): Maria TAYLAKOVA (RUS) – Andrea DRAGOMAN (ROM) 0:4 (-9, -8, -7, -1); Izabela LUPULESKU (SRB) – Daria TRIGOLOS (BLR) 4:3 (-8, 9, -8, 10, -8, 9, 10); Sabina SURJAN (SRB) – Anastasia KOLISH (RUS) 0:4 (-7, -8, -7, -9)

Fifth round: Adina DIACONU (ROM) – ZHANG Xuan (ESP) 4:3 (-10, 7, -7, 12, 7, -9, 11); Lisa LUNG (BEL) – Andrea DRAGOMAN (ROM) 1:4 (-3, 9, -6, -8, -6); Maria TAYLAKOVA (RUS) – Daria TRIGOLOS (BLR) 0:4 (-5, -10, -7, -7); Izabela LUPULESKU (SRB) – Anastasia KOLISH (RUS) 4:0 (11, 8, 9, 7); Lucie GAUTHIER (FRA) – Sabina SURJAN (SRB) 4:2 (-9, 7, -5, 10, 9, 5)

Sixth round: Adina DIACONU (ROM) – Daria TRIGOLOS (BLR) 4:0 (7, 4, 5, 8); Lisa LUNG (BEL) – Anastasia KOLISH (RUS) 4:3 (7, -10, 13, -11, 8, -2, 6); Maria TAYLAKOVA (RUS) – Sabina SURJAN (SRB) 4:2 (-4, -7, 11, 15, 11, 6); Izabela LUPULESKU (SRB) – Lucie GAUTHIER (FRA) 4:0 (8,9, 7, 7); Andrea DRAGOMAN (ROM) – ZHANG Xuan (ESP) 4:2 (-4, 8, 6, 10, -3, 5)

Milica NIKOLIC, EWT

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