At 15 and nonetheless discovering her means in skilled tennis, Alex Eala has realized to get pleasure from each expertise—win or lose.
After a three-set defeat in her newest professional foray, the W60 Bellinzona event in Switzerland, the Filipino teenager mentioned she, however, loved the week. She did, in spite of everything, spend time in a rustic identified for its medieval castles, Swiss alps, watches and goodies.
So she referred to as up her dad and mom again right here within the nation to say: “It was a great week for me right here. This place is so lovely and scenic.”
Eala produced wound up in a defeat to hometown wager Simona Waltert, who hammered out a 7-5, 3-6, 6-2 victory late Thursday.
The 20-year-old Waltert, ranked 284 on the planet and a wild card within the meet, climbed again from 4-1 deficit to nail the opening spherical en path to the victory.
Eala, ranked 715th on the planet, turns 16 in Could, is anticipated to take part in additional tournaments this 12 months as she prepares for high-level meets.
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