Mediterranean Games – Historic moment for Maltese Tennis


History has just been made when our girls, Elaine Genovese and Francesca Curmi beat the more quoted Italian pair and tournament top seeds and favourites, Nuria Brancaccio and Aurora Zantetedeschi 3-6; 7-6; 11-9 in the semi final.  
The Maltese girls once again showed all their fighting spirit when after losing the first set they staged a remarkable comeback and turned the tables on their higher ranked opponents who play regularly on the WTA tour.  The never-say-die attitude of our athletes was again prominent and proved decisive in this epic battle. The final will be against the number 2 seeds from Spain, Jessica Bouzas Maneiro and Guiomar Zuleta and has been scheduled not before 6.00pm tomorrow.  Well done girls and all Malta is proud of your achievement!