The highly contested match between Ct Palermo and Sc Sassuolo ended in a 3-3 draw. Led by Davide Cocco and vice captain Paolo Cannova, the Palermo team climbed to 10 points in the standings, followed by Sassuolo and Junior Tennis Perugia with 5 points each, and Bisenzio with 1 point. This Sunday, Salvatore Caruso and his teammates will celebrate their second consecutive first place finish in the group and their spot in the semifinals. It is worth mentioning the debut of 2007-born Riccardo Surano, who played doubles with Omar Giacalone. Salvatore Caruso, Gabriele Piraino, and the doubles duo of Piraino and Caruso secured the three points for Ct Palermo. However, Alessandro Giannessi, Francesco Mineo, and the doubles pair of Surano and Giacalone were defeated. Paolo Cannova expressed his satisfaction with this year’s team, especially with the addition of Giannessi. Caruso thanked the crowd for their support during the match. In the women’s team, Ct Palermo obtained 3 crucial points with a decisive 4-0 victory over Tc Parioli. With 8 points, the Sicilian team only needs 1 point in their match against AT Verona on November 12th to secure a spot in the semifinals. Arantxa Rus, ranked 52nd in the world, joined the strong team, which already includes Giorgia Pedone, Anastasia Abbagnato, and Virginia Ferrara. Federica Bilardo was absent due to injury. Rus defeated Martina Di Giuseppe in straight sets, Pedone defeated Francesca Gandolfi, and Abbagnato came back to beat Mandy Minella. Pedone and Rus also won their doubles match. Ct Palermo is currently in first place with 8 points, followed by AT Verona with 6 points, Tennis Beinasco with 3 points, and Tc Parioli with 2 points.
Tennis a squadre, Ct Palermo-Sassuolo finisce 3-3: per le semifinali ora basta un pari