This time Casidocostas won. He completely took revenge for the last confrontation that he sat down mercilessly. ‘Left-handed genius’ Philippos Kasidocostas (Greece) stepped on Frederic Caudron (Belgium) to settle in the round of 16.
Kasido Costas defeated Kudron 3-0 (15-11, 15-12, 15-8) in the round of 32 of the PBA Tour Crown Haitai Championship held at Bitmaru Broadcasting Center in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province on the 6th. The 0-3 defeat in the NH Nonghyup Card Championship a month ago was clearly avenged. The PBA career record against Kudron was also reopened with 3 wins and 2 losses.
The start was good for Kudron, who took the lead. He accumulated 6 runs by the 3rd inning, including connecting the first pitch with two bank shots. Philippos returned with empty hits during the previous three innings, but in the fourth inning, he balanced the attack opportunity with a high run of 8 points, and won the first set 15-11 after a close battle of 12 innings.
In the 2nd set, in the 11th inning, trailing by 6-10, Kudron turned the game around to 12-10 with 6 high runs, but Philippos, who took over the attack in the 12th inning, filled up the remaining 5 points, including two bank shots, and scored 15 points. -12 sets completed. Set score 2-0.
Philippos, who seized the victory, continued to gain momentum in the third set and led the set 7-5 with 6 points in 3 innings. After that, in the 5th inning, he swept 8 high runs and scored 15 points before Kudron, who only scored 8 points, ended the 3-0 victory.
Gang Dong-gung and Cho Jae-ho, the self-confident of the ‘domestic group’, also succeeded in advancing to the round of 16 by defeating Kim Hyun-woo and Jeong Chan-guk 3-1, respectively. Javier Palazon (Spain) and Birol Yumaz (Turkiye) also took a step closer to winning the tournament. However, David Zapata (Spain) lost 2-3 to Chan-Hyun Baek after a close match, ending the regular tournament this season. 스포츠토토
The round of 16 of the tournament will be held on the 6th at 11:30 am. At 4:30 p.m., the women’s division (LPBA) semifinals will begin. Slong Piabi-Mari Lee, Ju-Ju Baek-Bo-Mi Kim compete for tickets to the finals.