2014 European Beach Tennis Championships



European Beach Tennis Championships LogoDates
8-10 August 2014


Venue

Yellowave


Location

Brighton, Great Britain


Official ball

Babolat Orange

 


2014 Champions

Men's doubles: Alessandro Calbucci & Marco Garavini (ITA)

Women's doubles: Eva D'Elia & Veronica Versani (ITA)

Mixed doubles: Luca Cramarossa & Eva D'Elia (ITA)

 

Tournament Review

Alessandro Calbucci and Marco Garavini became the first men’s pair to  defend their title at the European Championships as they defeated compatriots Luca Meliconi and Luca Cramarossa for the second time in as many weeks.

Over the past month, they have achieved an international triple having won the World Team, the individual World and now the European Championships.

In the women's event, world champions Sofia Cimatti and Federica Bacchetta failed to overcome compatriots Eva D’Elia and Veronica Visani.

 

Event Draws

Full results, draws and match schedule can be found here.


Player Nominations

These can be viewed here


Nations Represented - 22

Austria | Belarus | Belgium | Bulgaria | Cyprus | Czech Republic | France | Germany | Great Britain | Greece | Hungary | Israel* | Italy | Lithuania | Netherlands | Portugal | Russia | San Marino | Spain | Slovakia* | Switzerland | Turkey

* making European Championships debut

Tournament Preview

The seventh annual European Beach Tennis Championships, once again taking place in Brighton on England’s south coast, will be held over 8-10 August.

Top players from nations across Europe will be putting their talent on display for the second consecutive year in England where beach tennis fans will be set to take in three days of fast paced beach tennis action.

22 nations are set to take part in 2014 where the Italians will be looking to defend their titles.

Tournament Notes

Great Britain were hosting for the second year running



CHAMPIONSHIPS PHOTOS

  • Sofia Cimatti and Eva D'Elia (ITA) Luca Cramarossa and Luca Meliconi (ITA)
  • Manuela Amiard and Pauline Bourdet (FRA) Alessandro Calbucci and Marco Garavini (ITA)
  • Veronica Visani and Eva D'Elia (ITA) Federica Bacchetta and Sofia Cimatti (ITA)
  • Marco Garavini and Alessanrdo Calbucci (ITA) Marco Garavini reverse shot
  • Luca Meliconi and Luca Cramarossa (ITA) Cyrille Lamy and David Mottin (FRA)
  • David Mottin and Cyrille Lamy (FRA) Eva D'Elia (ITA)

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