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post #46 of 1011 (permalink) Old Feb 27th, 2011, 08:24 PM Thread Starter
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

I just took the results from the "National Championships" thread. Have a look there!
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Uruguay Bowl, G2

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(2)Irina Maria Bara (ROU) def. (7)Mariah Plauth (BRA) 7:6(4) 6:4

Well done, Irina!

Of course against the top seed Kowase in round 1 of the main draw...
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Riaan Venter Junior ITF,South Africa,G2

Round 1:

Sabina Lupu (ROU) def. [1] Zarah Razafimahatratra (MAD) 4-6 6-3 6-4

Well done Sabina to take the tongue twister out!
Round two against Jäger from Switzerland!
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Uruguay Bowl, Punta del Este, G2

R1

Q)Irina Maria Bara (ROU) def. (1)Miho Kowase (JPN) 6:3 7:5

Another first seed upset by a Romanian player this week!
Next opponent is Haddad Maia from Brazil.
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

R2

(Q)Irina Maria Bara (ROU) d. (wc)Beatriz Haddad Maia (BRA) 64 60

Way to go Irina.

And I know this is a women forum but just noticed that Stefan Vinti also advanced to QFs at the same tournament.
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Stunning result!

First Ilka and now Irina who are showing to what they are capable of, at least on clay!

next opponent is 8th seed Sizikova from Russia!

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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Riaan Venter Junior ITF,South Africa,G2

R2

Sabina Lupu (ROU) def. Corina Jaeger (SUI) 3:6 6:3 6:1

What a strong fight! Reaching the finals of the National Championships set her on fire!

Next round against Bonaventure from Belgium!
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

These junior girls are promising, hopefully they can keep it up.
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

I can't tell you how much I have been looking forward to the upcoming French Open Junior tournament!

And those results confirm my opinion! They have still some time to climb up the rankings and I hope for some great results there!
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

a short video with Ioana Ducu on youtube...

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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Nice to see her on the video, but the content is useless
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Riaan Venter Junior ITF,South Africa,G2

QF

Sabina Lupu (ROU) def. Ysaline Bonaventure (BEL) 6:4 6:3

Semifinals with such a great effort!
Next up, the 3rd seed Vekic from Croatia!
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

and Irina Bara also advanced to Semifinals
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Uruguay Bowl, Punta del Este, G2

QF

(Q)Irina Maria Bara (ROU) def. (8)Yana Sizikova (RUS) 6:4 6:2

The victory over a Top 20 Junior in the first round really gave her wings!
Semis against the 3rd seed Gonzalez from Mexico!
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Re: Watch out for Romanian Juniors!!

Riaan Venter Junior ITF,South Africa,G2

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(3)Donna Vekic (CRO) def. Sabina Lupu (ROU) 6:2 6:2

A great week for her, though!
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