This weekend, the Autonomous National Team Championship of the Spanish Association of Veteran Players has been played in Ocaña.
The Totana TM club Pedro M. Ruíz and Vicente Carreño together with Mateo Martínez of Eliocroca de Lorca formed the team of 40 of Murcia and Domingo Méndez together with Francisco Cano de La Nave and Francisco Cascales of the CD Murcia were the members of the team of 50.
THE TEAM OF 40 REPEATS PODIUM.
The team of 40 was finally fourth with what again managed to get on the podium in a very competitive category.
Great matches of Murcia players who already in the first phase had important rivals and matched matches resolved in the fifth point at stake.
Thus they won 3-2 to the Canary Islands and Catalonia B and 3-0 in a quieter match to one of the teams in Madrid which placed them first in the group for the draw of the final draw already entering the top 8.
In the first elimination table resolved by 3-1 in a match in which two of the points were traced.
In the semifinal Aragon was a rival superior to Murcianos 1-3 for the Aragonese who won who were the ones who got into the final.
In the fight for third and fourth place Catalonia also beat our team 3-1 not without difficulty.
Among the Murcia, especially Pedro, who scored at a high level against the best Spanish players in his category.
THE 50 CHAMPION OF THE CONSOLATION TEAM.
For its part, the team of 50 got off the final draw having to fight for the consolation phase.
The first opponent was Catalonia who was a finalist and who faced the Murcia leading the game to the fifth game, finally giving 2-3.
After winning 3-0 to one of the Madrid teams, the opponent with whom the pass was played was Andalusia.
The Andalusians were more compact and won 3-1 with what the Murcians would have to settle for fighting in the consolation box.
Highlight the good games of Sunday that started its two points to the Catalans and the only point against Andalusia.
Already in the consolation, without frights, the rounds of eighths and quarters were passed.
In the semifinal he beat the Valencian Community 3-1 and in the final 3-1 also Madrid B with which the team was champion of the consolation phase.
NEXT WEEKEND THE NATIONAL LEAGUES BEGIN.
Next weekend will start the national leagues in which we will have two teams totaneros in group 8 of 2nd division.
The rivals of ours on this first day will be THE SOLAR WORLD STAIN team from Albacete that will face in the town of La Mancha the FRAMUSA Totana B on Saturday 28 at 16 hours and the CTM MURCIA that will be the rival of the FRAMUSA Totana that will will move to the Prince of Asturias Pavilion of Murcia to play on Saturday 28 at 17 hours.