Saturday, February 17, 2018

T&T sixth in Junior Davis Cup*

REPLACED ADAM RAMKISSOON FOR PLAY-OFF: Liam Sheppard —Photo: ROGER SEEPERSAD


TRINIDAD and Tobago finished sixth of the 14 participa­ting countries in the North/Central America and Caribbean pre-qualifying tournament for the Junior Davis Cup on Saturday in the Dominican Repub­lic. After winning all three mat­ches to upset Costa Rica and top Group C in the round-robin stage three days earlier, this country’s male under-16 tennis players were edged 2-1 when the same two teams clashed for fifth place. Adam Ramkisson had won his singles match and combined with Aidan Carter to win doubles in Wednesday’s sweep, but the under-16 and 18 runner-up in last year’s Catch National Junior Championships did not play on this occasion.

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