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April-Kessy return for gold medal in Phuket

Kessy and Ross with their gold medals in Phuket Thailand Open 2009 - Image courtesy usavolleyball.org

9 November 2009 – April-Kessy close Phuket Thailand open with gold medal yesterday at Karon beach, Phuket.

Gold medal match at 3 pm was the meeting between the top-seeded Jen Kessy-April Ross and thier old rival second-seeded Angie Akers-Tyra Turner another US pairs. The final result is winners for last year Kessy-Ross posting a 2-0 21-12 and 21-17 victory in 37 minutes over the second-seeded Akers and Turner.  Kessy-Ross received the $30,000 or THB 1.5 million first-place prize.

While bronze medal belongs to 22nd-seeded Russians Maria Bratkova – Evgenia Ukolova who defeated 17th-seeded Lauren Fendrick-Ashley Ivy of the United States 15-21, 22-20, 15-9 in 53 minutes.

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  2. NBT TV Phuket
    November 13, 2009 at 6:56 am #

    VDO News & interview Beach Volleyball winners Phuket Thailand Open

    VDO on http://thainews.prd.go.th/newsenglish/previewnews

    The US beach volleyball women teams won 1st, 2nd & 4th, while Russia won 3rd place in the Phuket Thailand Open at Karon last weekend.
    : voice winners: "It was a very tough tournament …. thank you."

    item–2— The JW Marriott beach volleyball team won the 1st hotel amateur contest held during the Phuket Thailand Open at Karon.

    : voice "Today is quite hot… OK."

    Andaman News NBT TV (VHF dial) at 8.30am & perhaps repeats on Phuket Cable TV

    channel 1 at 3.30pm, 7pm, 1.30am & 6.30am, broadcast to Phang Nga, Krabi & Phuket provinces & maybe Mazz Radio FM108 at 7pm in Phuket, Friday 13 November 2009 & http://thainews.prd.go.th/newsenglish/ & http://www.YouTube.com/AndamanNews Send comments to AndamanNews@yahoo.com

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