Presentation and Draws of the European Padel Championships 2017

The Municipal Chamber of Cascais hosted this Friday the Official Presentation and the Group Stage Draws of the XI European Championship by National Teams.

This presentation and draws of the Championship was attended by Mr. Ricardo Oliveira, President of the Portuguese Padel Federation / Mr. Daniel Patti, President of the International Padel Federation / Mr. Antonio Simões de Almeida, President of the Club of Tennis Estoril / Mr. Nuno Costa, President of Smash Padel / Mr. Augusto Baganha, Director of the Portuguese Institute of Sport and Youth and Mr. Carlos Carreiras, President of the Municipal Chamber of Cascais.

All the authorities pointed out the great expectation that the portuguese city of Cascais will host the European Championship of one of the sport modalities that is growing most in Portugal thanks to the great work of the FPP ( Federação Portuguesa de Padel ) has been doing for years. Some of the players of the host team were responsible for exercising “innocent hands” in the realization of the draw.

After the Draws, the National Male Teams Groups have been paired:

National Female Teams have been paired in the following groups:

From this Monday November 13 starts the  Competition by National Pairs. On Monday at 8 pm will be the Grand Opening Ceremony at Tennis Club do Estoril with the presence of all National Teams represented in this European 2017. It will be on Tuesday November 14 when starts the European Competition at the level of National Selections.

Check here the list of players and players registered in the European Championship by National Pairs: