07 Nov 2017

Second time lucky for young Dane

News Article

By Nick Fishpool

Clara Tauson (DEN)

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: A runner-up two weeks ago in Stockholm in what was her first Pro Circuit tournament final, 14-year-old Danish Fed Cup by BNP Paribas player Clara Tauson remained in the city last week where she made it into back-to-back finals.

On this occasion though the young teenager triumphed with a 63 62 defeat of Russian fourth seed Ekaterina Yashina, who was featuring in her first singles final since September 2015, to claim her maiden pro title.

Clara Tauson (DEN) and Ekaterina Yashina (RUS)