Pinay tennis player Alex Eala wins Les Petit 14 in France
ABS-CBN Sports on Jan 29, 2018 01:23 PM
(Photo courtesy of Dyan Castillejos' Twitter account, @DYANCASTILLEJO)
Pinay tennis player Alexandra Eala came back and won the Les Petit U-14 title in France, 5-7, 6-3, 7-6, defeating Czech Linda Noskova for the crown.
The 13-year old stormed back from a one-set deficit and even trailed 3-5 in the third before coming up with a classic victory in the 36th edition of one of the most prestigious tennis tournaments for adolescents.
Eala qualified as a wildcard participant and won her five previous matches before advancing to the finals.
ALEX Eala beats Czech opponent 5-7;6-3 7-6 to win the Les Perit As 14 under title ! A wild card she won 5 matches for the victory !!!🇵🇭🇵🇭👍👍👌👌 pic.twitter.com/198Eos4t3e— DYAN CASTILLEJO (@DYANCASTILLEJO) January 28, 2018
Here's Alex Eala with her trophy after winning the Les Petit 14 under title in France beating Czech in 3 sets 7-6 in the third. Alex flight back down 1 set and 3-5 in the 3rd!! . pic.twitter.com/wAWERY2520— DYAN CASTILLEJO (@DYANCASTILLEJO) January 29, 2018