RISING Filipino star Eric Olivarez Jr. stunned seventh seed Sahil Deshmukh of India to gain the boys’ quarterfinals before pairing with his victim to barge into the doubles semifinals Thursday in the ITF-Ho Chi Minh City junior tennis championships in Vietnam.
Eric Olivarez Jr., barged into the boys’ singles second round while also making the boys’ doubles quarterfinals Wednesday in the ITF-Ho Chi Minh City junior tennis championships in Vietnam.
Eric Olivarez Jr. and Alberto Lim Jr. fashioned out a pair of straight-set wins to stay in the hunt even as No. 11 Fil-Am Meredith Jones fell by the wayside in the ITF Asia 14 and Under Development Championships-Division I Week 2 at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center.
Alberto Lim Jr. and Eric Olivarez Jr. failed to sustain their charge and took a pair of stinging setbacks, cutting short the Philippines’ campaign in the International Tennis Federation’s Asia 14 and Under Development Championships-Division I at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center Wednesday.
By Marc Anthony Reyes
Eric Olivarez Jr. picked up his second singles crown after a dominating show in the boys’ 18-under final even as national team member Marian Jade Capadocia prevailed as expected in the girls’ division over the weekend in the 23rd Andrada Cup Group 1 tennis tournament at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center.