“Field A to D. Giuseppe Palmieri – Pino. This realization was made possible by: the Italian Hockey Federation (President Sergio Minardi), the City of Bra (Mayor Gianni Fogliato), HF Lorenzoni Bra (President Giuseppe Calonico), HC Bra (represented on stage by Piermauro Chiesa ed) and the Braid Fields Committee (President Andrea Testa)“.
This is the crafting of the exciting and long-awaited memorial plaque, discovered early this afternoon, dedicated to the late Giuseppe “Pino” Palmieri (former HC Bra President and Vice President of Federhockey, who died suddenly last February). The main field of the “Augusto Lorenzoni” facility dedicated to field hockey in Bra, the subject of a recent high-profile restyling, is named after Dr. Palmieri and license plate will be placed near the entrance ramp to field “A”.
Official ceremony in the presence of IHF National President Sergio Mignardi, Mayor of Brades Gianni Fogliato, Bruna Sibel (District Council Member and Brady City Council Member), leaders of Brades hockey companies, national federal representatives, municipal administration and representatives of Braidese Council. Also present were FIH President Piemonte Stefano Ferrero and CONI County Delegate Claudia Martin. Savigliano’s band will frame the awards and naming ceremony. Musical entertainment and audio system logistics by Braontherocks Radio. Irma Palmieri, Priesh Bhana and their son (grandson of Pino Palmieri) took to the stage, for the time being dedicated to the painting.
A noteworthy finale after an intense weekend of the Italian Cup for male and female field hockey, with Overland as the official venue for the event. In terms of news, here are the results this morning in the women’s field. Third place finalist: SG Amsicora-Butterfly HCC 1-1 (6-5 after shootout); Final for first place: HF Lorenzoni-HC Argentia 1-1 (2-3 after penalties). At the time of regulation, Giorgi scored a goal for Neroturchi for Mr. Gualtiero Berrino.
Male results. Third place finalist: Amscura Bondino 5-5 (7-6 after penalties); First place finalist: Butterfly HCC-Pol. Ferrini 2-3.
During the award ceremony, HF Lorenzoni was awarded the Scudetto Cup on turf 21/22 and medals; Andrii Koshelenko (HC Bra bomber) took the awards as the best player and top scorer of the tournament on the just-finished turf; 2019 Bronze Merit Stars at HC Bra.
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