20 Nov 2012

International Championships of Luxembourg


NEWS ARTICLE

ESCH-SUR-ALZETTE, LUXEMBOURG: The second edition of the International Championships of Luxembourg, a Grade 5 event on the ITF Seniors Circuit took place from the 8th - 11th November at the Centre National de Tennis in Esch/Alzette.

This tournament was well supported with 65 players attending from 10 nations. 

Tournament Director François Dahm invited all to Player Night which took place on the Saturday evening - an enjoyable time was had by all with many players confirming that they will come back to Luxembourg in March for the third edition.

Of the 7 titles available, only one went to a local player. Current world no 28 (whose achieved a top ten ranking in 2011) Tanja Suennen won womens 35s title without dropping a set.

WINNERS

MEN

Singles

V35:  France Cedric Frenevello (FRA)

V45:  Belgium Eric Lingg (BEL)

V55:  France Philippe Normand (FRA)

V65:  Germany Dietmar Stern (GER)

Doubles

V45:  Belgium David Lewillion(BEL) /Eric Lingg (BEL)

WOMEN

Singles

V35:  Luxembourg Tanja Suennen (LUX)

V45:  Netherlands Julia Player (NED)



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