Second Round Exit for Dimitar Karavainov

Jürgen Geiger (back to camera) ended the hopes of Dimitar Karavainov


Present at the Muscat 2023 World Veteran Championships in Oman is Bulgaria’s Dimitar Karavainov, a member of the Swaythling Club International.

Alas, on Thursday 19th January, competing in men’s singles 70-74 years, it was a second round exit.

Wins in opposition to India’s Gurumurthy Kargal (13-11, 11-7, 11-7) and Ukraine’s Volodymyr Antonov (12-10, 11-9, 10-12, 11-4) secured first place in the initial stage group and progress to the main draw.

An opening round bye, in round two he was beaten by Germany’s Jürgen Geiger in a full distance five games encounter (5-11, 11-8, 10-12, 11-6, 11-5).