Our young players become champions at the prestigious Grade 1 juniors tournament in Beaulieu-sur-Mer (France).
17-year-old Russian Alen Avidzba, No. 3 seed, won five matches en route to the title, defeating second seed Marko Miladinovic of Serbia in straight sets in the final: 6-4 6-3. Also Alen became the runner-up in doubles. It’s already the second juniors title this season for Alen, in early April he has become a champion at the Grade 1-level event in Croatia.
Ukrainian Katarina Zavatska, No. 7 seed, claimed the title in the girls’ draw. Katarina won four matches at the tournament (in the first round her opponent withdrew prior the match) and lost only one set. In the final Katarina defeated the top seed Olga Danilovic of Serbia in three sets: 4-6 6-3 6-0. Moreover, Katarina becomes the champion of this prestigious event for the second year in a row.