12 May 2014

International 18&U ITF/GSDF Team to Europe 2014

News Article

Photo: Fred and Susan MullanePetros Chrysochos (CYP)

The ITF Development Department has announced that the following players will form the International 18&U ITF/GSDF Team to Europe 2014 for an eight-week tour of Europe this summer:


Ku Keon Kang (KOR)

Petros Chrysochos (CYP)

Seong Chan Hong (KOR)

Juan Jose Rosas (PER)

Petr Iamachkine (PER)


Ioana Ducu (ROM)

Iryna Shimanovich (BLR)

Luisa Stefani (BRA)

Maria Fernanda Herazo Gonzalez (COL)

Tami Grende (INA)

The team will play the following schedule:

12-18 May 2014: 36th Torneo International "Citta Di Santa Croce" Mauro Sabatini, Italy (G1)

19 May-25 May 2014: 55th Trofeo Bonfiglio, Italy (GA)

26-31 May 2014: 50th  Astrid Bowl Charleroi, Belgium (G1)

01-07 June 2014: Roland Garros Junior French Championships, France (GA)

10-15 June 2014: 22nd International Junior Tournament of Offenbach, Germany (G1)

16 June - 21 June 2014: Training Camp 22-27 June 2014: AEGON Junior International Roehampton, United Kingdom (G1)

28 June-06 July 2014: The Junior Championships, Wimbledon, United Kingdom (G1)

The team is financed by the Grand Slam Development Fund (GSDF), providing players not only with the opportunity to take part in top level international competition but also the invaluable experience of travelling abroad as part of a team under the guidance of an ITF/GSDF coach. The team will be accompanied by three ITF/GSDF team coaches: Ivan Molina (COL), Roberta Burzagli (BRA) and Dermot Sweeney (ZAM).