Gold rush for Australian Seniors
Australia has enjoyed a brilliant run at the ITF World Seniors Championships in San Diego, bringing home four gold medals.
Australia has clinched four gold medals at the ITF World Seniors Individual Championships in San Diego, United States.
Jurate Hardy (Vic) defeated Isabelle Tyrell (Great Britain) 6-0 6-2 to win the Women’s 40+ singles title.
Brothers, Michael and Greg Evans of NSW, were too strong for Finnish pair Tapio Nurminin and Ilkka Riikonen, taking the 35+ Men’s Doubles 4-6 6-4 6-3.
Ros Balodis (ACT) and Leanne Swaysland (NSW) defeated Brenda Foster (NSW) and Christine French (Great Britain) 4-6 7-5 6-0 to win gold in the 50+ Women’s doubles.
In the 50+ mixed doubles, Foster teamed with Chris Hearn (Great Britain) to enjoy a 6-4 6-4 victory over New Zealanders, Felicity Oxnevad and Peter Hampton.