Hot News Headlines
SEARCH
Sports News

Quinzi claims boys' title

LONDON: Gianluigi Quinzi of Italy won his first Grand Slam junior boys' title yesterday, beating unseeded Chung Hyeon of South Korea 7-5, 7-6 (2) at Wimbledon.

Chung served for the first set at 5-3, but the sixth-seeded Quinzi broke twice and served out the set.

The 17-year-old players were evenly matched in the second set, but Quinzi dominated the tiebreaker.

Last year, Quinzi reached the Wimbledon boys' semi-finals, his previous best result at a junior Grand Slam event. Chung was playing at Wimbledon for the first time and reached his first Grand Slam final.



default img Print Email Write comments  Bookmark and Share  
More Stories

click on image to view the digital edition