Jarmere Jenkins (USA) and Maverick Banes (QLD)have both secured a spot in the final of the Tennis Wollongong International.
Fourth seed Jenkins made easy work of N. Sriram Balaji (IND), winning in straight sets, 6-1 6-1. Jenkins broke Balaji in the opening game and continued to dominate through out the match, which took only 41 minutes to complete. This is Jenkinsfourth final in Australia this year.
Banes advanced to his second consecutive Tennis Wollongong International singles final with a 6-3 4-6 6-4 semi-final victory over wildcard Harry Bourchier. Banes broke serve to go up 5-3, before he held serve to take the first set. Bourchier made little errors in the second set, breaking Banes to take the second set in 34 minutes. Banes stepped up the pressure eventually taking the match in 2 hours 04 minutes.
Australian tennis great Ken Rosewall will be in attendance at tomorrow’s singles final of the Tennis Wollongong International. Rosewall who amassed 18 major titles, will present the trophy to the winner and finalist.
Singles final will commence at 10am tomorrow.
All of the updated draws and tomorrow’s order of play are attached, with today’s results listed below.
The Tennis Wollongong International 2016 will take place at the City of Wollongong Tennis Centre, Beaton Park from 7-13 November 2016. Main draw matches will start at 10.00am on Monday, 7 November.
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