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LWSPO Update: Saturday, July 20

Jul 21, 2019
written by: Tennis BC

Here we are! The final weekend of the 88th Leith Wheeler Stanley Park Open. The last junior events concluded yesterday, which included the National Junior Open finals and Rogers Rookie Tour No. 2. Congratulations to all the junior participants, finalists and champions! Yesterday was also packed with great matches throughout the NTRP and Open quarterfinals. Out of the eight Men’s and Women’s Open Singles quarterfinals, five of the matches went to three sets! View Day 15 NTRP and Open results

July 19th Leith Wheeler Match of the Day:  Men’s Open Singles
Battle of the Past Champions!
George Jecminek [3] defeated Philip Bester [1] 6-1, 6-7(3), 6-4

Welcome to Day 16 at the LWSPO! We are starting off at 9 AM with the Parent/Child tournament. Among the many great family doubles teams competing today, former ATP World No. 1 doubles player, Grant Connell is teaming up with his son Cooper Connell in the Parent & Child 13+ category. Don’t miss the chance to watch a former 4-time Grand Slam Champion playing live at the Park today! View Parent/Child match schedule

The Women’s Open Singles semifinals will kick-off the Open action today at 11 AM. Last week’s Davis Trading Junior ITF Girls Champion, Sasha Vagramov [2] will face Jayden Nielsen [5]. At 1 PM, the Men’s 35+ World ITF No. 1 Henry Choi [2] will take on Boise State’s Kyryll Kryvchun [5] in the first Men’s semifinal of the day. At 4 PM, the Mixed Open Doubles Final will take place. The last Open match of the day will see George Jecminek [5] take on BC’s No. 1 U18 player, Luka Vukovic [5] at 5:30 PM. View today’s Open schedule

Today’s Stanley Park Brewing Feature Match of the Day: 
Mixed Open Doubles Final at 4PM
Kawika Lam/Stacey Fung [1] VS Max Korkh/A. Vagramov [2]