Nike Junior International Edinburgh | Doubles delight for Scottish pair

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Connor Thomson’s winning run came to an end in the singles as the 16 year old from Erskine lost 5-7 2-6 to Tad MacLean in yesterdays semi-final of the ITF Nike Junior International hosted by Tennis Scotland in Edinburgh. Maclean now plays second seed James Story in Saturday’s final at the Craiglockhart Sports Centre.

Thomson and fellow Scot Ross Martin then went on to win the boys' doubles title. After winning a thrilling semi-final tie 6-3 3-6 [12-10] against Rahul Dokia and Adebola Obasolo [IRL] they defeated third seeds James Story and Alexander Maggs 7-6[40 6-3 to win their first ITF doubles title together. Congratulations to the pair of them.

Results at Nike Junior International Edinburgh

Photograph: Alexander Maggs; James Story; Connor Thomson; Ross Martin



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