French Archers Shine in Day Two of Archery Championship in Varadzin


The matches began this Wednesday in Varadzin (CRO), with a second day which allowed the French archers to shine and continue the competition brilliantly. See you tomorrow morning for the rest of the championship.

In men’s compound archery, our two archers qualified for the quarter-finals with art and style. Thanks to a perfect series of 150 points, Nicolas Girard eliminates his opponent Emircan Haney (TUR) who had also achieved a good performance at 149 points but that is not enough against a Frenchman in top form. He will face Buden Domagoj, the 26-year-old local, currently 29th in the world rankings. Adrien Gontierfor his part, wins his 1/8 final against Matus Jr. Durny (SVK) after having fought a little longer, following a perfect tie between the two opponents (148 points). The second shoot-off arrow allowed the tie to be decided with a solid 10 for the Frenchman and a 9 for the Slovakian. He will be opposed to the Turk, Akcaoglu Batuhan, 32nd in the world ranking.

Among women in U21, Léa Girault qualifies for the quarter-finals after winning their 1/8 final against the Slovakian, Livia Orihelova (137 points) with 144 points out of 150. She will face the Italian Martina Serafini tomorrow at 9:00 a.m.

And arc now, Lisa Andre et Alicia Baumert qualify without too much difficulty for the rest of the competition. A clear victory for the archer from Montigny-les-Metz, Lisa Andre6-0 against Katarina Zitnanska (SVK). Alicia Baumert also brought down her Romanian opponent, Florentina Cristina Bacin (6-2). We will therefore have a 100% French quarter-final to follow tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.

Directly qualified for the quarter-finals, Bastien Bardo-Causse in U21 did not play any matches today. We will find him tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. against the Icelandic Ragnar Smari Jonasson for a place in the semi-final.

2024-02-21 16:42:29
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