June 21, 2024

News Collective

Complete New Zealand News World

Photo of Romigilio se despidió del Abierto de Nueva Zelanda

Romigilio bows out of New Zealand Open

Argentinian Leandro Romiglio bowed out of the tournament after losing in the quarterfinals of the New Zealand Open, where he had a superb performance.

On November 8, the New Zealand Open 2022, also known as “Robertson Lodges”, began. In the maritime lands, there was an Argentine: Leandro Romiglio. The Mar del Plata native entered the tournament as the fourteenth best seed and managed to reach the quarterfinals.There he lost to world number 2 Mohamed El Shorbagy of England.

In the first match of the New Zealand Open, Romiglio faced Czech Martin Svec. Argentina had no major problems, winning the bout 3-0 (11-7, 14-12 and 11-6) in straight sets. then, In the round of 16 he had to face world number 5 Sourav Ghosal. In a very even match, the Mar del Plata native knew how to get a plate and win 3-2.. Sections: 11-7, 11-4, 8-11, 7-11 and 11-7.

Already in the quarterfinals, Romiglio had a tough opponent in front of him: Englishman Mohamed El Shorbagy. The former world No. 1, the British squash player is the current No. 2 and the favorite to win the New Zealand Open. Even in the face of so much suffering, The Mar del Plata native was unable to get his act together in the second set, losing in straight sets.. The European team won 11-4, 11-9 and 11-5.

See also  New Zealand narrowly defeated Australia (39-37).