Our Lileikite takes second place at Latvian championship

At Latvian tennis championship finals Lina Lileikite failed to acknowledge her favorites status and by 7-5, 3-6, 0-6 lost to Ieva Irbe from Riga.

The second seeded Lileikite first three games won without difficulty. With the 6-1, 6-1, she won over Anastasija Geraseva from Jelgava, the with 6-2, 6-2 outdone Riga tennis player Viktorija Demečkova, but in the semi-finals Lina won Annija Anna Veinšteina (6-4, 6-3). But in the final Lileikite lost to Ieva Irbe.

No other Liepaja tennis player couldn’t make past second round. But at men’s competition till the third round could make the only male representative from Liepaja – Artūrs Šadrins.

Post from liepajniekiem.lv (Photo: G.Gertsons)