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Vargas champion in racketball

Maria José Vargas defeated Mexico's Paola Longoria 2-1 in the final of the LRPT by the Beach Chesapeake 2019, competition of the women's professional circuit.


Maria José Vargas climbed to the top of the  podium  in Virginia,  USA  . Argentina beat the 1st of the world Paola Longoria. And rematch was paid after the final lost in  Lima 2019 . And it prevented the Mexican woman from reaching her No. 100 title.

On the way to definition, Vargas won in second round 2-0 (15-13 and 15-10) against local Kelani Bailey Lawrence. 2-0 (15-8 and 15-4) against Mexican Nancy Enriquez in 4th of Final. And 2-0 (15-11 and 15-9) against American Masiel Rivera in the semifinals.

In addition, María José was runner-up in Doubles with Natalia Méndez. With whom he won the bronze medals (Doubles) and SILVER (Teams) in Lima 2019. The national pair fell in the Final 2-0 (15-16 and 15-11) against Mexico's Paola Longoria/Samantha Salas Solis. In the debut, he had defeated Carla Muñoz/Kelani Bailey (USA) 2-0 (15-3 and 15-4). While in semis they beat 2-1 (10-15, 15-11 and 11-5) to Masiel Rivera (USA)/Brenda Laime ( Colombia ).

In the Single, Méndez reached the 4th of Final, where he lost 2-0 (15-14 and 15-1) to home player Rhonda Rajsich. Previously, he had defeated Adrienne Haynes, also from the United States, 2-0 (15-10 and 15-13).


Publication Date: 12/09/2019

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