Korean men’s and women’s tennis advance to the final round together at the World Junior Championships

The Korean under-14 men’s tennis team has successfully advanced to the finals of the 2023 International Tennis Federation (ITF) World Junior Tennis Tournament.

The men’s national team, consisting of Kim Dong-min (Orion Tennis Team), Kim Won-min (Andong Middle School), and Cho Min-hyeok (Namwon Base Sports Club), beat Hong Kong 2-0 in the ITF World Junior Asia-Oceania Regional Preliminary 3rd and 4th place match held in Kuching, Malaysia on the 1st. . Korea, which finished in 3rd place, won the right to advance to the ITF World Junior Finals, which is given up to 4th place. This tournament is the world junior tennis national competition under the age of 14.

The men’s national team, which advanced to the quarterfinals after finishing first in their group, defeated Taiwan in the quarterfinals. In the semifinals, they lost to Japan 1-2. Coach Kim Yi-suk said, “Thanks to all of our players showing a fighting spirit in the 3rd and 4th place matches, we were able to win both singles.” . 먹튀검증

As a result, the Korean men’s and women’s national teams under the age of 14 will participate together in the World Junior finals. The women’s under-14 national team, consisting of Chu Ye-seong (Thinkron Academy), Oh Ji-yoon (Yangju DTA), and Hong Ye-ri (Yang Jin-cho), finished runner-up in the same competition last week. The head coach of the women’s national team is Chu Ye-seong. The women’s national team defeated Uzbekistan (Uzbekistan) in the quarterfinals and Australia in the semifinals. The ITF World Junior finals will be held in the Czech Republic in August. Men and women from 16 countries will participate.

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