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Both Cuban pairs win third stop of NORCECA Beach Volleyball Tour



Havana, Cuba, May 6.- Cubans Maylen Deliz and Leila Martinez, and Sergio Gonzalez and Luis Reyes returned to the podium for the third time, but this time they swept to victory when both duets got the gold medal in the third stop of the 2019 NORCECA Beach Volleyball Tour, which took place in Managua, Nicaragua.

The women's team of Deliz and Martinez defeated in the final 2-0 (21-8, 21-9) the local pair made up by Socorro Lopez and Lolette Rodriguez to maintain their unbeaten status in the tour with three consecutive titles and thus tied the record in 2017 of their compatriots Karell Peña and Daisel Quesada.

Meanwhile, the men´s pair of Gonzalez-Reyes earned the crown by beating 2-0 (21-9, 21-15)   Guatemala’s Andy Leonardo and Luis Garcia.

Gonzalez and Reyes won one silver and a bronze medal in the first and second stop of the circuit this season, respectively.

The fourth stop is scheduled for Varadero, Cuba, from May 10-12, and will be attended by more than 15 couples of each sex. (acn)