Lets start close to home In Darwin Grade 3 Jarryd Chaplin ( Aus) defeated Ben Mitchell( Aus)6-3 7-5. Jarryd's Mother was a former top ranking Australian Female player Amanda Tobin.Girls Singles Mia Vriens(Aus) def Monica Wejnert(Aus)6-3 3-6 6-2.Kiwi's in the draw Amelia Harris(QTF)Tuscany Hamel R64,Leela Beattie R64.The full draw at this link.Kiwi Boys, Barret Franks(SF)James Meridith R16 ,Jordan Kelly-Houston(SF)view the boys draw hereIn Auckland ITF Grade 4 Finn Tearney def Trent O'KEEFFE 6-1 2-6 6-3 .Boys results hereIn the Girls Tanya SAMODELOK (RUS) (1) defeated Briar PRESTON (3) 6-4 6-7(1) 6-4 .Results here.The ITF Leeuwenbergh G4 Netherlands Boys singles, Ashot KHACHARYAN (RUS) (2) defeated Alexander VAN GILS (GER) (12) 6-3 6-1 Full results here.The Girls singles saw Anna Arina MARENKO (RUS) (1) defeated Bernice VAN DE VELDE (NED) 4-6 6-4 6-1 Results The German Junior Open 2008 Grade 1Andrey KUZNETSOV (RUS) (4) defeated Adrien PUGET (FRA) (9) 6-2 6-3
Personal note the Number 1 seed for this event Karim-Mohamed MAAMOUN (EGY) comes from an Egypt tennis Family who I became friends with when I coached in Cairo.The Girls event result was Sandra ROMA (SWE) (7) defeated Alexandra DAMASCHIN (ROU) (2) 6-1 6-2 . ResultsSally Peers from Australia reached the qtfs.
Over in Greece at the ITF Corfu Cup Grade 5 The winner of the boys singles was Dominik MATOUSEK (CZE) (3) defeated Pier BISBIKOS (GRE) (2) 2-6 6-3 6-2 .Result Link.The results of the Girls event was Ksenia GOSPODINOVA (RUS) (8) defeated Katharina MORTH (AUT) (1) 1-6 7-5 6-2 .Link Grade 4 St.Maarten Juniors Open 2008 in the Netherlands Christopher DIAZ-FIGUEROA (GUA) (2) defeated Yasutaka UCHIYAMA (JPN) (3) 6-3 6-1 Results and the girls results Sachia VICKERY (USA) (2) defeated Laura-Alicia AGUILAR (MEX) (1) 3-6 6-2 7-5 ,Full results .Scottish Junior International Championships 2008Grade 5 Benedict CALNAN (GBR) defeated Marc WESTGATE (GBR) 6-1 6-1 ResultsThe Girls event Samantha VICKERS (GBR) (5) defeated Valeria OSADCHENKO (SWE) 6-4 7-5 Link
Tournaments in progress
24th Damascus International Junior Tournament G4 Syria
Scottish Junior International Championships 2 G4 Great Britain
7th AOTK TwigaCup G4 Estonia
ITF Jamaica Junior Tournament G4 Jamaica
airberlin Junior Open G4 Germany
14th Junior Open der Stadt Wels G1 Austria
International Flower Bulb Tournament G4 Netherlands
Brussels International Junior Tournament G5 Belgium
South African Airways Junior ITF G2 South Africa
Ex Pilsen Wilson Cup G3 Czech Republic
Ben and Riki McLachlan are in South Africa Competing . A Full round up of these tournaments next Sunday.