Last weekend in Liepaja took place 1st leg of LTU Cup for adults. Before the ITF tournament in Liepaja, our Elza Tomase had a warm up with the victory in the LTU Cup leg.
January 17 till 19 in Liepaja LOC tennis hall took place 1st leg of Latvian Tennis Union (LTU) Cup. Liepaja Tennis sport school was represented by Toms Rolis, Matīss Šteinhards, Valerijs Vorobjovs, Dāvids Špaks, Martins Ivanovs, Andis Aigars, Elza Tomase, Alise Vindiga, Veronika Jociene, Marta Poriete, Anastasija Rižkova, Paula Jankova, Karolīna Skābe and Enija Paula Aploka.At men competition best results from Liepaja players had Matīss Šteinhards, who managed to get into the Semifinal. In the game for Final Matīss Šteinhards with 1-6 2-6 lost to 1st seeded Arvis Bērziņš (Ādaži TC). In Final, victory in the LTU Cup leg was celebrated by Arvis Bērziņš, who with 6-2 6-2 left in the 2nd place 2nd seeded Rihards Emuliņš (Mārupes TS).At women competition in the Semifinal got three Liepaja representatives – 1st seeded Elza Tomase, 2nd seeded Alise Vindiga and Paula Jankova.In the game for the Final between Elza Tomase and Paula Jankova, Elza with 6-1 6-0 landed in the Final, but in the 2nd Semifinal Alise Vindiga with 2-6 5-7 lost to 3rd seeded Adrija Runča (Mārupes TS). So in the Final met Elza Tomase and Adrija Runča. With 6-4 6-4 victory in the 1st leg of LTU Cup was celebrated by our Elza Tomase. As we have mentioned before, the winner of the 1st leg of LTU Cup would receive Wild Card to the ITF W15 Women’s World Tour “Liepaja Open”. As our Elza Tomase already received Wild Card in advance, this tournaments Wild Card was awarded to the 2nd placed Adrija Runča.We remind, that today, January 20, in Liepaja LOC tennis hall will begin ITF W15 Women’s World Tour tournament “Liepaja Open”. In this competition Liepaja will be represented by Elza Tomase, Patrīcija Špaka and Alise Vindiga. You can follow “Live results” – https://live.itftennis.com/en/live-scores/?tourkey=W-ITF-LAT-01A-2020