Abdullah wins BTA under-10 tournament
TDT | Manama
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Abdullah Aldosari was crowned champion of the 10-and-under category in the Bahrain Tennis Academy (BTA) Junior Tennis Tournament, played at the courts of the Bahrain Tennis Federation in Isa Town.
Players initially took part in a round-robin competition, after which the top scoring players in each group progressed to the final rounds.
In the semi-finals, Abdullah defeated Dylan Barrie 10-7 while Abdullah Khalfan defeated Hussain Alshorafa 10-4.
In the play-off for third place, Hussain overcame Dylan 7-5, 7-5.
Then, in the final match, Abdullah claimed the title with a 7-6, 7-4 win over Abdullah Khalfan.
BTA and tournament director Dan Barrie said: “We were pleased to see the players adapt well to the smaller 60-foot court which is an important step in transitioning from the mini court to the full court.”
Players wishing to compete in the next tournament should contact BTA via WhatsApp message on 39697114.