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05-12-2011

2ND. SOUTH AMERICAN GAMES WITH GALLAY-ZONTA IN THE FINAL BEACH VOLLEYBALL MATCH IN ECUADOR

Gallay-Zonta won their semi-final match

Manta, Ecuador, November 5, 2011 - Another great news arrived from Ecuador this Monday morning. Ana Gallay and Virginia Zonta, the best Argentine ranked women team, qualified for the Final of the 2nd. South American Games after defeating en Ecuatorian sand the Uruguayan team of Guigou-Gómez in semi-final. At 14.00 Mehamed-Azaad will face one of the Brazilian teams for the Bronze Medal on the men's competition.

At the start of this final date in beach, Gallay-Zonta showed a great performance over the best Uruguayan Team 2-0 (21-17, 21-19). Therefore the Argentine team will participate of a new Continental Final as they did in both South American Tour stops, in Ecuador and Venezuela and nearly a month ago, in Recife, Brazil.

Prior to their match the other final team was known when both Brazilian teams faced each other with Liliane Simoes-Rebecca Barbosa overcoming Barbara Seixas-Elize Maia 2-0 (21-10, 21-16). The defeated team overcame Gallay-Zonta in the recent South American final match in Recife.

There was also presence of Argentine Teams at the semi-finals for men teams with different luck: Ian Mehamed-Julián Azaad, early in the morning were defeated by the Brazilian team of Alvaro-Neilton (16-21, 10-21) and now will play for the Bronze Medal against the Uruguayan team of Nicolás Zanotta-Guillermo Williman, who were eliminated by the same score by the Venezuelan team of Hernández-Mussa.

2nd. South american Games: Official Website - Results

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