Best World Tour finish yet for Shauna & Zara

25 August 2009

The University of Bath-based pair of Shauna Mullin and Zara Dampney achieved their best result yet on the Swatch FIVB World Tour when they came ninth at the Otera Open in Kristiansand, Norway.

Shauna and Zara beat 10th-seeded Janne Kongshavn and Kathrine Maaseide of Norway 21-19, 19-21, 15-10 and followed that up with a 21-13 and 21-18 victory over seventh-seeded Vivian Cunha and Angela Vieira of Brazil.

The pair, who battled their way through the qualification draw to reach the main draw finished ninth overall after defeats to Brazil’s Talita Antunes and Maria Antonelli, who went on to win the tournament, as well as to Germany’s Sara Goller and Laura Ludwig.

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