Two golds for Latvia

2013-12-16 00:00

LATVIA’S Janis Smedins and Aleksandrs Samoilovs and China’s Chen Xue and Xinyi Xia claimed the gold medals at the FIVB Beach Volleyball Durban Open on Saturday.

In the women’s final, Xue and Xia won back to back gold after winning the Phuket Open in early November, in only their third event as a team. The Chinese beat Germany’s Chantal Laboureur and Julia Sude 2-0 (21-18, 21-18) in the final. USA’s Jennifer Kessy and Whitney Pavlik took the bronze. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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