Inara defeated Abigail in a battle of the Chin Lee sisters, when the semi-finals of the girls Under-10 singles category took place at the Subway Junior Tennis Tournament 2017 at the Trinidad Country Club in Maraval, yesterday.
Inara, the older sister, won the first set 4-1 before Abigail levelled the match by winning the second set 5-3. In the final set, Inara was the stronger player and prevailed with a 10-6 win to progress to the finals. In the other girls Under-10 semi-final Madeleine D’Arcy got past Eva Pasea 3-5, 4-2, 10-6.
In the boys Under-10 semi-finals, Isaiah Boxill outlasted Ross Wortman 4-1, 4-1 and Callum Koylass was victorious with a 4-2, 5-3 win over Logan Hamel-Smith.
In the girls Under-16 singles semi-finals, Yin Lee Assang and Victoria Koylass both advanced to the final. Lee Assang defeated Kelsey Leitch 6-2, 6-4, while Koylass got past Solange Skeene 7-6, 6-2.
In the boys Under-18 semi-finals, Aidan Carter eased his way to a 6-2, 6-0 win over Liam Sheppard, while Ramkissoon was also a comfortable winner, getting past Jaydon Alexis 6-2, 6-2.
Matches continue today from 9 am.
Girls Under-12 Round Robin: Jaeda-Lee Daniel-Joseph def Joy Augustine 4-1, 4-1.
Boys Under-12 Semi-finals: Jace Quashie def Beckham Sylvester 4-1, 1-4, 10-6; Tim Pasea def Alexander Merry 4-0, 5-4.
Girls Under-14 Semi-finals: Isabel Abraham def Cameron Wong 6-3, 6-2.
Girls Under-16 Quarter-finals: Kelsey Leitch def Emily Lawrence 6-7, 6-2, 10-7; Victoria Koylass def Maria Honore 6-2, 0-6, 10-3; Yin Lee Assang def Fabiana Guedez 6-0, 6-1; Solange Skeene def Jacinta Mendoza-Haines 6-1, 6-2.
Girls Under-18 Round Robin: Anya King def Thalia Skeene 6-4, 6-0; Osenyonye Nwokolo def Kimberly Sabga 6-0, 6-0.
Boys Under-14 Semi-finals: David Rodriguez def Kyle Kerry 6-2, 6-2.
Boys Under-16 Round Robin: Nathan Valdez def Caeb Bachew 6-1, 6-2.
Boys Under-10 Semi-final Novices: Brianna Harricharan def Lucas Corbie 6-3; Brian Harricharan def Jarryd John 6-2.