Petya Yaneva and Emil Argirov qualified for the quarterfinals of mixed pairs of the European Beach Tennis Championship in the Santa Marina Holiday Village near Sozopol. The Bulgarians won 6: 3, 6: 4 against Sara Fidd and Bernd Bittermann from Austria. For a place in the semifinals, Yaneva and Argirov will face the Italians named Chimati and Mikele Capellet, who have been placed under number 1 and defended their title.
The Bulgarians were also successful in the consolation race, which also brings points for the team's ranking. Rosen Nenchev and Borislav Bonchev took the 6: 1 6: 0 men's duel over the Hungarians Adam Berech and Peter Nemet.
A total of five Bulgarian couples continue their participation in the consolation race after dropping out of the main scheme. Championship finals are on Sunday afternoon, and entry is free.