Elza Tomase takes a win in ITF Juniors tornament

In the end of the March in Latvia took place two ITF Juniours tennis tournaments. In one of them victory celebrated Liepaja Tennis sport school student Elza Tomase.

March 18-29 in Ādaži took place two ITF Juniors tournaments – “Adazi Open” and “Latvian Open”. In both tournaments competed Liepaja Tennis sport school students Valērijs Vorobjovs and Elza Tomase, meanwhile Alise Vindiga competed in “Latvian Open” tournament.In “Adazi Open” Valērijs Vorobjovs began with the qualifying round, where he unfortrunately lost already in the first game with 1-6 3-6  to George Oganov (Russia). Valērijs together with Aliaksandr Sasnouski (Belarus) competed in Doubles, where in 1st round with 7-6(4) 6-2 they won over Ugnius Bickauskas (Lithuania) and Taras Pakharenko (Ukraine). But in the game for Semifinal Valērijs and Aliaksandr lost to 1st seeded and the next winners of the doubles Tomasz Frankowski (Poland) and Tin Krstulovic (Slovakia) with 2-6 1-6.

In “Adazi Open” our Elza Tomase was 5th seeded and in 1st round with 4-6 6-2 6-2 she won over Sabina Zeynalov (Ukraine). In 2nd round with 7-5 6-1 she won over Patricija Paukstyte (Lithuania). In Quarterfinal Elza 6-3 6-0 won over Hanna Vinahradava (Belarus). In Semifinal with 7-6(6) 6-3 Elza granted herself a spot in the Final by winning over Emilia Tverijonaite (Lithuania). The Final was played between Elzu Tomasi and other Latvian representative Laura Slišāne, who was 3rd seeded in the tournament. In a three set game with 3-6 6-1 6-1 victory was celebrated by our Elza Tomase so she won the ITF Juniors tournament.In “Adazi Open” doubles our Elza Tomase played together with the other singles Finalist  Laura Slišāne. Latvians in the 1st round with 6-2 6-3 won over Norwegian pair Emely Kahrs and Ine Soltveit Stange. In the game for Semifinal Elza and Laura lost to Belarusian pair Veranika Pryts and Hanna Vinahradava with 1-6 4-6.

In “Latvian Open” tournament Valērijs Vorobjovs again began with the qualifying round, and unfortunately this time he again concluded the tournament in the 1st game by loosing with 2-6 3-6 to Artem Starikov (Russia).

In “Latvian Open” girls competition our Alise Vindiga began with qualifiers, where in the 1st round with 6-1 6-2 she won over Maryia Stsetsevich (Belarus). But in the 2nd round of qualifiers in intense game with 3-6 7-5 2-6 Alise lost to Liisa Varul (Estonia). Meanwhile Elza Tomase “Latvian Open” tournament began again in the Main draw and again she was 5th seeded. In the 1st round Elza with 7-5 6-2 won over Helena Narmont (Estonia). In the game for Quarterfinal with result 1-6 Elza couldn’t continue her game and retired from the tournament.