European Championships | 29 Nov 2022
Portugal beat Italy in Funchal
Portugal overcame Italy in their first match in the opening Stage of the European Championships Teams in Group A 2 in Women’s Event. In Funchal they needed four matches to win.
The backbone of host team’s success was YU Fu with two wins. She overcame Debora VIVARELLI (13:11, 7:11, 9:11, 11:5, 11:6) and Giorgia PICCOLIN (11:7, 12:10, 11:6). SHAO Jieni added one point to Portugal’s victory after win over PICCOLIN (11:5, 7:11, 11:6, 11:8).
Gaia MONFARDINI beat Ines MATOS to score the only point for Italian side (11:5, 6:11, 9:11, 11:4, 11:7).
In previous round Czech Republic beat Italy.