22 Oct 2012

Constantinovici and Landstrom clinch titles at HRT Autumn Cup

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Tim Van Rijthoven (NED) and Robert Constantinovici (ROU)

The Autumn Cup took place last week in Rungsted Kyst, Denmark.  The level was higher the the previously ITF turnaments in week 42.  The was also a super sportsmanship among the players, which was really valued by the organization.

On the boys’ side, Robert Constantinovici (ROU) [1]  won the singles title defeating Tim Van Rijthoven (NED) 46 62 61, in an exciting match. Constantinovici is born in Romania, but currently living in the Netherlnds, where he is practicing on a academy.  In the semifinal he also played a greath match against the Swedish player; Philip Moebius (SWE)  [7] 16 62 60 in a super match.

In the girls' event, the final was between two Swedish girls:Catrine Landstrom (SWE) [7]  and Emilia Granstrom (SWE) [3] where the girls preformed at a high level. Seventh seed Landstrom was a bit more sharp in the crucial points, clinching victory 75 64.

The doubles in the boys event was between two swedish pairs; Daniel Appelgren (SWE) / Serdar Bojadjieva (SWE) [2] and Philip Moebius (SWE) / Christian Samuelsson (SWE).  There was fantastic doubles and it was a very exciting match to watch with exceptionally long rallies.  Appelgren and Bojadjieva prevailed 36 76(5) [1311] to take the doubles title.

The final in the girls was between Ulrikke Hoeyer / Anna Signe Rasmussen (DEN) and Emilie Francati / Emma Roenholt (DEN)This doubles was also played at a very high level, with Hoeyer and Rasmussen coming through in a very close match tie break to take the title 16 76(5) [106]