Palmola, at all times there
Make your self sturdy in emotion of every Gounouilhou, this Friday's play-offs have been no exception to the rule. The first of those 4 conferences opposed two promoted from the 2019 classic: Palmola and Raray. The Toulousains shot first, successful the main foursome viaEnzo Redhead and Lucas Pouchoulin4&3 going through Pierre-Alexis Rolland and Dewi Merckx. The success of Lino Galdin2&1 on Charles-Edouard Lewalpositioned Palmola only one level from the maintain.
Quentin Da Costa sealed the upkeep of Palmola. (Alexis Orloff / ffgolf)
Raray didn't fail in his popularity for preventing spirit: victory ofAdrian Bonnet on Arthur Tissendie2&1, when Quentin da Costa and Pierre Armengaud headed for 18 on a parity rating. The first lastly sealed the deal on the latter by 5 for the orange home, which can due to this fact play a fourth consecutive Gounouilhou subsequent 12 months.
Between the Priory and the Bordeaux, the duel opposed two promoted from final 12 months. And the upkeep was offered by the Girondins. The Ile-de-France residents had however drawn first blood, with a victory of Guillaume Chauvel and Arthur Audebertwithin the main foursome, 2&1 in opposition to Pierre-Marie Blois and Cedric Bourdy. But behind, the victories have been linked within the singles: 3&2 for Gregory Schoeb in entrance of Albert Galloy4&3 for Alexis Anghert in entrance of Anguerrand Voisinand the decisive level introduced by Ambroise Fourquet in entrance of Jean Jacques Wolff3&2.
” Relieved, breathed the captain of Bordeaux Joachim Fourquetjust after the conclusion of the meeting. It feels good. Objective fulfilled. We had to evacuate this disappointment of being two shots from the cut. At the end of qualifying, we put ourselves in a situation as if we were in the second division final. The main strength of our team is wisdom and experience. We're all friends, we train, we give our all for the buddy, and that's something very strong. »
Amiens is definitely capable of anything
They started again. Still. Specialists in stunning victories in the play-offs, the players of the Golf of Amiens put a new line on their list, this time against Bussy, who had beaten them by twenty strokes in qualifying. The tone was set from the leading foursome, which saw the victory of Theo Idea and Thibaut Courmont on Christophe de Grancey and Alex Imbertie, 3&2. After a second point brought by the captain Ian de la Royere3&2 on Joss Lopezbut also and above all a rebalancing through the success of Nicola Foschia5&4 on Charles Larcletand D'Aurelien Douce4&3 on Edouard Hourdin.
All eyes therefore logically converged on the opposing match Lucas Abrial Bussy side and Nicholas Big Amiens side. And all these eyes widened, seeing the second return a twisted downhill putt of a good fifteen meters, on the 16th, to regain the advantage in this knife match. On the 17th, Lucas Abrial, in a bunker on the face-off then on his second shot, was forced to concede the match.
Ambroise Fourquet and his Bordeaux teammates stay in Gounouilhou, a 12 months after returning there. (Alexis Orloff / ffgolf)
“We have no secrets, we play with our weapons and above all with a lot of heart, delivered Ian de la Royère, his voice bathed in emotion just after the conclusion. I knew Nicolas was a temperamental player, I'm so proud of him. It is an incredible pleasure. A barrage like this, you go there with your head down and your eyes closed. We know that there are very good players at Bussy. If we play with the guts and with the heart, it will necessarily go well. »
Bordeaux-Lac winner of the derby
Théo Lavergne didn't tremble when concluding.
Finally, the fourth and final assembly of those quarter-finals appeared just like the Aquitaine Cup last, between Bordeaux-Lake and the Medoc golf course. The latter, sixteenth in qualifying, was additionally diminished by the harm to the hand of Marc Auge, hit Thursday by a bullet. In entrance of him, Aubin Lacaze received 7&6. Another fast victory introduced a second level to Bordeaux-Lac: that of the captain Laurent Meriaux and of Joel Girbauwithin the main foursome, going through Louis Barjon and Frederic Vaysse.
For Theo Lavergnewe needed to combat till the 18th in opposition to Thomas Buisson. But the Bordeaux-Lac participant however emerged with the victory, synonymous with upkeep. “We are disillusioned for the Médoc, we all know them by coronary heart, reacts Laurent Meriaux. It's a disgrace that we fall in opposition to one another. Thursday night, we have been actually disgusted to have missed qualifying on the tiebreaker, we had had an awesome day. We have younger individuals on this crew, however who've already performed a number of Gounouilhou. Next 12 months we'll lookup. »