Sports

Minjong Park, Emma Raducanu in final with upset wins

January 05, 2018 10:32 PM

Punjab News Express/Balbir Singh
CHANDIGARH: Unseeded  Terence Atmane of France upset 4th seed Eric Vanshelboim of Ukraine in straight sets 6-3, 6-4 in the boys singles semi-final of the  ITF Juniors Circuit World Ranking (Grade-3)  Tennis Tournament at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium.
In another big upset Minjong Park of Korea stunned second seed Sacchitt Sharrma of India in straight sets 6-4, 6-4. Terence Atmane of France will play with Minjong Park of Korea in the boys singles finals tomorrow.           
In the girls singles semifinals Diana Khodan of Ukraine defeated 3rd seed Vaidehi Choudhary of India in 3 setter marathon match. Diana won the 1st set 7-6(8). In the 2nd set Vaidehi fought back very well and won without conceding single game 6-0. In the final set Diana played consistently with her variation of ground stroke. Finally Diana won the set and match 6-3.
 In the 2nd semifinal 6th seed Emma Raducanu of Great Britain defeated Ziva Falkner of Slovakia in straight sets 6-3, 6-2. Dinana will play with Emma Raducanu in the Girls singles finals tomorrow.    
Third seed Loius Herman and Gauthier Onclin of Belgium won boys doubles title ITF Juniors Circuit Grade-3 World Ranking Tennis Tournament at CLTA.   They defeated Loius / Gauther defeated Zhao Zhao / Xinmu Zhou of China in straight sets 6-3, 6-2.
Juile and Isabelle of Netherland won girls doubles title. They defeated Aunchisa Chanta of Thailand and Hoi Kin Jenny Wong of Hong Kong 6-1, 7-5.   
Results:
Boys singles (semi-finals): Terence Atmane (FRA) bt. Eric Vanshelboim [4] (UKR) 6-3, 6-4,  Minjong Park (KOR) bt. Sacchit Sharrma [2] (IND) 6-4, 6-4.
Girls singles (semi-finals): Diana Khodan (UKR) bt. Vaidehi Chaudhari [3] (IND) 7-6(8), 0-6, 6-3, Emma Raducanu [6] (GBR) bt. Ziva Falkner (SLO) 6-3, 6-2
Boys doubles (final): Louis Herman (BEL) / Gauthier Onclin (BEL) [3] bt. Zhao Zhao (CHN) / Xinmu Zhou (CHN) [4] 6-3, 6-2, Girls: Juile Belgraver (NED) / Isabelle Haverlag (NED) bt. Aunchisa Chanta (THA) / Hoi Ki Jenny Wong (HKG) [4] 6-1, 7-5.

Have something to say? Post your comment

More Sports News