The Australian groups have been named for the World Junior Tennis Finals Asia-Oceania qualifying occasions.
Australia, 17 March 2023 | tennis.com.au
Australia’s prime 14-and-under junior tennis gamers will compete for a spot within the World Junior Tennis Finals on the Asia/Oceania qualifying occasions in Malaysia subsequent week.
Australia will discipline groups of three ladies and three boys who can be trying to qualify for the finals in Czech Republic from 7-12 August. In complete, 15 nations will compete within the qualifying occasions with the highest 4 groups incomes direct entry into the finals.
“It’s an ideal achievement to be chosen to signify your nation, at any stage, and particularly for our youthful gamers,” Tennis Australia Chief Technique and Efficiency Officer Timothy Jolley stated.
“To placed on the inexperienced and gold is a chance to compete internationally on the highest stage and expertise a brand new aggressive setting.
“We want all gamers, Renee, Sara, Koharu, Cooper, Nikolas, Taiki and their coaches the perfect of luck in Malaysia.”
|World Junior Tennis (14/u) – Australian groups|
|Renee Alame, 13 (Sydney, NSW)||Cooper Kose, 13 (Melbourne, Vic)|
|Sara Nikolic, 13 (Perth, WA)||Nikolas Baker, 13 (Melbourne, Vic)|
|Koharu Nishikawa, 13 (Melbourne, Vic)||Taiki Takizawa, 12 (Brisbane, Qld)|
|Coach: Jessica Moore||Coach: Ben Pyne|
“We’re actually happy with the groups which have been chosen; all three ladies’ have expertise taking part in in Asia just lately serving to put together for the situations,” Tennis Australia Supervisor – Excursions, Camps and Faculty Rohan Fisher stated.
“As well as, Renee just lately received her first ever junior ITF occasion in Malaysia which is an unimaginable effort for a 13-year-old and Sara Nikolic is the defending 14/u December Showdown champion.
“All three boys have additionally had latest worldwide tour and aggressive experiences, Cooper is the highest ranked 2009 delivery yr junior boy in Australia, and 12-year-old Taiki had an ideal end in December making the semifinals of the distinguished 12/u Orange Bowl within the US.
“We hope the staff can play their greatest, compete their hardest and assist Australia qualify for the finals being held later this yr.”
|World Junior Tennis Asia/Oceania Qualifying – Kuching, Malaysia|
|ITF World Junior Tennis ladies’ qualifying: 20-25 March 2023|
|ITF World Junior Tennis boys’ qualifying: 27 March – 1 April 2023|
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