19 Apr Bresseuire Results
Play finished last week in the Bresseuire tournament in France. In the girls’ 12 doubles, Katie Kirby and Laura Reid played in the second round against Ana Akhalkatsi of Georgia and Apolline Rassat of France. The girls were defeated on a scoreline of 6-3 6-1. Kirby remained in competition in the consolation round, but was knocked out in her second match by Charline Anselmo of France, 6-1 6-2.
In the girls’ 11 consolation round, Shauna Casey, Georgina Drummy and Jennifer Timoten were all in competition last week. Casey put up a fight in her first match, but was knocked out by Eva Burton of France on a scoreline of 7-6(4) 3-6 10-3. Drummy played Dunya Tellah of Algeria in the second round, whom she defeated 6-0 6-2. Timoten was also victorious in the second round, with a win over Olympia Martin Neuville of Great Britain, 7-6(4) 6-1. The two Irish girls faced off in the semifinal, but Timoten was victorious. She defeated Drummy 6-2 3-1 before Georgina retired. In the final match, Timoten faced Keli The Bihan of France, but fell to the French girl, 6-4 6-4.