Internationals of France, Carl Siemens show
The double show of the Internationaux de France gave a show on the courses of the Golf des Aisses, in La Ferté-Saint-Aubin, and the Golf de Saint-Cloud in Garches, near Paris, respectively stages of the men’s competition (Internationaux de France Championship U18 Carlhian) and that of women (Championnat de France International Amateur Dames Juniors).
Amalie Leth-Nissen and Carl Siemens respectively won the Esmond Trophy and the Michel Carlhian Trophy. The Dane beat Spaniard Paula Martin Sampedro in the 5&3 of the final, while the German beat Irishman Sean Keeling in the last act 2&1.
French internationals, results
In the pink competition, the blue team, supported by federal coach Luigi Zappa and his companion Stefano Sardi, saw Francesca Fiorellini (champion in 2021) and Giulia Bellini qualify for the Match Play phase of the Esmond Trophy.
The path of the two Italians was interrupted in the round of 16, beaten respectively by 1Up by the Irishman Coulter and by 3&1 by the Frenchman Archer. In the Claude Roger Cartier Trophy, open to the eight best under-18 competitors (born from 2004) who did not qualify for the Esmond Trophy, Francesca Pompa was eliminated in the quarter-finals by France’s Guignard for 3 & 2 after having passed in the round of 16 for 1Up the Swedish Johansson.
In the Nations Cup, success for the Spain 1 team with 276 points ahead of France 1, beaten only by the sum of the two best scores. Italy 1 ranked 9/a with 288, while Italy 2 13/a with 291. On the men’s side, accompanied by federal coaches Giovanni Gaudioso and Giorgio Grillo, Eugenio Bernardi, Luca Memeo, Pietro Fenoglio and Filippo Ponzano have passed the qualification phase in Stroke Play. .
In the Round of 16, Bernardi was knocked out by France’s Buisson for 2&1 and Fenoglio by Germany’s Siemens for 1Up, while Memeo and Ponzano beat Germany’s Buech and Switzerland’s Aeschlimann for 4&3 respectively.
In the round of 16, however, they were beaten 3&2 to Sussbier (Germany) and Bresnu (France). Success in the Nations Cup for the France1 team with -2. Italia2 closed 5/y (+3), while Italia1 6/y (+4). He is one of the most successful sportsmen of all time, as well as one of the richest in the world.
In terms of firsts, Tiger Woods is still present: 15 major tournaments won, 110 professional tournaments, the most successful golfer in the history of the sport. Statistics that explain why he managed to stay at the top of the world rankings for 683 weeks (including 281 consecutive) and especially because in 2014 he became the first athlete in the world to have crossed the billion dollar mark.
Astronomical figure which also justifies the fact that Tiger Woods can afford a yacht like the Privacy, a real fairy tale boat. And obviously, we’re talking about something that was expensive. If you imagine a luxury yacht and some comfort on board, then Privacy has it.
48 meters long, with a total area of 600 square meters, this yacht was purchased by the golfer in 2004. Equipped with five cabins that can accommodate a total of ten people, it also has four quarters for nine crew members .
Tiger Woods usually calls it “my dinghy” even though everything looks like a dinghy: with a cruising speed of 18 knots, it also has an onboard gym where the golfer continues to train. Woods, in fact, prefers to stay on this yacht during tournaments held in New York.
With cherry wood interiors, Privacy also boasts a three-person elevator, a huge jacuzzi, big enough to seat eight, and the inevitable cinema room and bar area. The little extra of this mega yacht is provided by the area that Tiger Woods wanted to be dedicated to scuba diving: this also explains the presence of an (inflatable) decompression chamber and an area dedicated to filling bottles. ‘oxygen.
The luxury is also complemented by three jet skis and two scooters for short shore excursions. Obviously, all this has a price: privacy costs 17 million euros and its annual maintenance amounts to 1.7 million euros.