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Rodriguez-Eslapor notches 1st win in Asian Senior beach volley


Team Philippines 2’s Floremel Rodriguez and Genesa Jane Eslapor finally tasted a win in the 2021 Asian Senior Beach Volleyball Championships at Bang Tao Beach in Phuket, Thailand on Wednesday.

The Rodriguez-Eslapor tandem entered the Pool A win column following a 22-20, 21-12 sweep of Sri Lanka 2’s Deepika Bandara and Hashini Maisha Priyamai Manis Hewage.

It was a dominant showing for Rodriguez and Eslapor that they notched their first win in three games in just 34 minutes.

On Tuesday, Rodriguez and Eslapor bowed to Australia 1’s Phoebe Bell and Georgia Johnson (20-22, 21-10, 15-11) and Thailand 1’s Varapatsorn Radarong and Tanarattha Udomchavee (21-16, 24-22).