Youngsters serve up a Cardiff treat; TENNIS.
"The tournament was played in great spirit," said Paul Pritchard, of Black Dog Tennis, who organised the event. "It's a good excuse to get out of the house during the holiday period and run off some of that Christmas dinner!" Results: 8U Mixed: Winner, Iris Plane (David Lloyd Cardiff ); runner-up, Michael Strong (Diamond Tennis Academy Cardiff). 9U Boys: Winner, Jethro Dela Vega (Swansea Tennis Centre); runnerup, Rufus Plane (David Lloyd Cardiff ).
9U Girls: Winner, Laila Mai Savage (Swansea Tennis Centre); runnerup, Sofia Chivers (David Lloyd Cardiff ).
10U Boys: Winner, Kasim Ali (XL Tennis Academy, Cardiff ); runner-up, William Phillips (David Lloyd Cardiff ).
10U Girls: Winner, Georgia Davies (Swansea Tennis Centre); runnerup, Alina Ali (XL Tennis Academy Cardiff ). 12U Boys: Winner, Harri Lloyd-Evans (Stow Park LTC, Newport); runner-up, Ceri Griffiths (David Lloyd Cardiff ).
12U Girls: Winner, Molly Walsh (Allt-yr-yn LTC, Newport); runner-up, Eleri Rowlands (Llanelli LTC).
14U Boys: Winner, Odran Hobbs (Allt-yr-yn LTC, Newport); runner-up, Ieuan Alderson (David Lloyd Cardiff ).
16U Boys: Winner, Tiarnan Brady (Cardiff LTC); runner-up Aeron Evans (Cardiff LTC).
Information on all aspects of tennis in Wales is available from Tennis Wales at 029 20 463335 or www.lta.org.uk/inyour-area/Wales/ and for regular updates follow Tennis Wales on Twitter @tenniswales
Under-16s boys finalists: Aeron Evans, left, and Tiarnan Brady
Under-10s boys: William Phillips, left, and Kasim Ali
Under-12s boys: Ceri Griffiths, left, and Harri Lloyd-Evans
Under-nines finalists: From left, Sofia Chivers, Laila May Savage, Jethro Dela Vega, and Rufus Plane
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|Publication:||South Wales Echo (Cardiff, Wales)|
|Date:||Jan 8, 2014|
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