The 8th Italian Open Racquetball was won by Victor Derric, from the USA. He won in the final (15-9, 15-12) against Venezuelan Alberto Serfaty. As for some Italian performance, the best italian player, Piero Landa has reached the Open semifinals loosing the tie-break, in an exciting match, against the Irish seeded number 1 Pedraic Ryder. The Italian Open were once again played in good spirit; the organization managed to host 65 games in two days and has proven a solid stop on the ERT. Racquetball Italia is working hard to host the next European Championship, let’s hope a lot of players can make it to Italy this summer.