From Riga with Gold and Silver

July 7-9 in Rīgas Satiksme Tennis club took place A.Zālīša cup for U12 age group, which was 5h leg of Latvian Tennis Union Cup. Liepaja Tennis Sport school was represented by Ričards Špaks, Kristians Lasmanis un Enija Paula Aploka.Kristians Lasmanis began with Qualification, where he with 6-4 6-1 won over Gustavs Silarājs (Mārupes TS) and with 6-0 6-2 won over Ernests Spickus (Ādaži TC), and qualified to Main Draw. In Main Draw Kristians Lasmanis unfortunately lost already in 1st round to Oskars Gulbis (ACB/VL tenisa skola) with 2-6 2-6. Meanwhile, Ričards Špaks in the 1st round of Main Draw won over Maksims Kazancevs (Orange Tennis) with 6-4 6-2. In 2nd round Ričards with 6-3 6-2 was better than Stefans Audriņš (Lielupe TC). In Semifinal Ričards won over Roberts Rancāns (Mārupes TS) with 7-6(4) 6-4. In Final Ričards Špaks with 2-6 1-6 unfortunately lost to Gustavs Dambiņš (Tennis Pro Academy) and took 2nd place.In girls competition Enija Paula Aploka in 1st round won over Sofija Zariņa (Mārupes TS) with 7-5 6-1. In 2nd round she won over Alina Krancmane (Biedrība Teniss Rīgā) with 7-5 6-1. In Semifinal Enija won over Aleksa Černova (LSNT Akadēmija) with 6-4 6-3. In FInal against Nikola Nikolajeva (Biedrība Tennis Rīgā) our Enija Paula Aploka won with 6-2 6-2 and took the victory in the tournament.Congratulations!