Gold for Kosovo and Turkey in the U20 Balkan Beach Volley Championship

Pristina, Kosovo, August 05. 2018. After a thrilling closing day, U20 Balkan Beach Volley Championship has come to an end on Sunday in Pristina, Kosovo. In women’s side, two teams from hosts Kosovo clashed in the final. In the end, Rinesa Hasani-Valmira Ramadani gained the champions trophy thanks to a straight sets victory against Julinda Idrizi-Dhurata Sylejmani. In the men’s side, Yusuf Ozdemir-Mustafa Susam from Turkey defeated Bulgarian duo Dimitar Dimitrov-Dimitar Mehandzhiyski 2-0 in the final.

Results (05.08.2018)

Men

Semifinal 1

TUR1 – KOS1

2:0 (21:10,21:10)

Semifinal 2

BUL – TUR2

2:1 (17:21,21:18,15:7)

3rd Place

KOS1 – TUR2

0:2 (11:21,18:21)

Final

TUR1 - BUL

2:0 (21:15,21:15)

Women

Semifinal 1

KOS1 – KOS3

2:0 (21:11,21:3)

Semifinal 2

KOS2 - BUL

2:0 (21:15,21:18)

3rd Place

KOS3 – BUL

0:2 (7:21,20:22)

Final

KOS1-KOS2

2:0 (21:12,21:11)

Final standings

Men

  1. TUR 1 (Yusuf Ozdemir-Mustafa Susam)
  2. BUL (Dimitar Dimitrov-Dimitar Mehandzhiyski)
  3. TUR 2 (Mecit Eryilmaz-Ali Cebeci)
  4. KOS 1 (Edmond Drenogllava-Art Terstena)
  5. ALB (Leonardo Doda-Gesti Kapidani)
  6. KOS 2 (Kaltrim Berisha-Bleonit Gashi)

Women

  1. KOS 1 (Rinesa Hasani-Valmira Ramadani)
  2. KOS 2 (Julinda Idrizi-Dhurata Sylejmani)
  3. BUL (Nikol Duleva-Milena Gadzheva)
  4. KOS 3 (Bleona Kadriu-Zyla Kadriu)
  5. ALB (Xhesika Kajacka-Ariela Bardhollari)