Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Jakarta, Indonesia
Indonesia grab 2 titles in Asian Junior Championship age group of 14
Congrats to Indonesian players!
The championship was held in New Delhi, India on December 8-13, 2003. Agung Bagus Dewantoro, talented player from Magelang in Central Java came out as the winner after he defeated Indian player, Agnel Gladwin - 76(4) 63 in the final. In SF, Agung downed 1st seed Arnav Jain from India - 62 61!
In doubles, partnered with Fendi Gunawan from Bandung, West Java - Agung also came out as the winner after defeated Indian duo, Gladwin/Jacob in three sets, 36 64 75!
In the girls category - small and skinny Lutfiana A Budiarto from Kudus, Central Java was able to reach SF in singles. She lost to Indian player, Shweta Khakandki - 16 67(1). In doubles' QF, partnered with Sarah Hilmy - Lutfiana lost to Indian pair, Poojashrei Venkatesh/Parija Maloo - 26 16!
With those results, Agung and Lutfiana are awarded to be in ITF Development Team for 2004. Agung has been promised to be trained in Spain while Lutfiana may have to choose Australia or India.
All the best, Agung and Lutfi!
Source - Tabloid Tennis Indonesia