Gold medals belong to Kosovo and Turkey

Prishtina, Kosovo, August 20, 2021. 2021 U20 Balkan Beach Volleyball Championship - Men&Women has come to an end with the glory of Kosovo and Turkey. 

In the women’s side, hosts Kosovo took gold and bronze medals while North Macedonia claimed second place. Yllka Jashari/Agnesa Koxha were the winning team thanks to two straight sets victories in the decisive day.

On the other hand, two Turkish duo’s faced for the gold medal in the men’s championship. Batuhan Kuru/Necmi Ayberk Gulluk defeated their compatriots to be crowned as the champions. Team Kosovo 1 took the last place on the podium.

Results (20.08.2021)

Men

TUR1 – KOS1 2-0 (21:9, 21:12) (Semi final)

TUR2 – KOS2 2-0 (21:15, 21:10) (Semi final)

KOS1 – KOS2 2:0 (21:17, 21:19) (3rd place)

TUR1 – TUR2 2-0 (21:14, 21:15) (Final)

Women

MKD – KOS2 2-1 (21:13, 16:21, 15:12) (Semi final)

KOS1 – ALB 2-0 (21:14, 21:9) (Semi final)

KOS2 – ALB 2:1 (21:19, 21:10, 16:14) (3rd place)

MKD – KOS1 0-2 (13:21, 10:21) (Final)

Final standings

Men

  1. TUR1 Batuhan Kuru/Necmi Ayberk Gulluk
  2. TUR2 Sacit Kurt/Ahmet Can Tur
  3. KOS1 Ermal Maliqi/Erion Bajrami
  4. MKD Angel Boskov/Marko Makarovski
  5. KOS2 Endrit Nrecaj/Rilind Gashi
  6. ALB1 Denis Demko/Gilman Palani
  7. ALB2 Indrit Vani/Denis Dedjo

Women

  1. KOS1 Yllka Jashari/Agnesa Koxha
  2. MKD Mila Stevanovska/Bojana Marojevikj
  3. KOS2 Julinda Idrizi/Laura Zeneli
  4. ALB Alisa Ibrahimi/Oltesja Beqiraj