06th February 2021
PTF President ITF World Juniors J5 Tennis Championships Week I – February 2021
The Pakistan Tennis Federation is pleased to inform that the PTF President ITF World J5 Junior Tennis Championships 2021 week 1 concluded at the PTF Complex, Islamabad today on 06th February 2021 by adhering to strict COVID-19 SOPs.
Players from Pakistan, Austria, Afghanistan, Iran, Belgium, France, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, UK, India, Ukraine, Germany, and USA participated in ITF Juniors J5 Week I tournament at PTF Complex.
In the final day of week I tournament, Mr Iftikhar Shallwani, Additional Secretary Ministry of Interior and SVP Pakistan Tennis Federation was the Chief Guest and Mr Salim Saifullah Khan, President PTF was the Guest of Honor on the occasion of the last match of the event, which was the exciting Boys Singles final.
In the first match of the day, Mariia Masiianskaia (RUS) bt Iman Khan (GBR) 6-3,6-1. Although Iman fought hard, Mariia proved too strong and consistent for her.
In the Boys Singles final, Birtan Duran (TUR) bt Sam Kydd Baumgartner (SUI) 7-5,6-4 in a very high-quality match. In the first set, Sam built a 5-3 lead but Birtan fought back to win the set 7-5. In the second set, a see-saw battle ensued before Birtan clinched the set and the match 6-4.
Following are the results of final day matches:
Boy’s Singles Final:
Birtan Duran (TUR) bt Sam Kydd Baumgartner (SUI): 7-5, 6-4
Girl’s Singles Final:
Mariia Masiianskaia (RUS) bt Iman Khan (GBR): 6-3,6-1
Pakistan Tennis Federation