The winner, Klaus Scheuermann, superior to the lads’s closing (4th to sixteenth). However, he needed to battle laborious towards Marek Nepomucki (TS Schifferstadt) within the semi-finals with scores of 6:2, 2:6 and 10:8. Nepomukki had beforehand knocked out runner-up Harry Franzke (TK Mutterstadt) 5-7, 7-6, 10-7.
Olaf Busch is the German males’s high 50 and has been beating his opponents in straight units all through the event. Not an insignificant side given the temperatures that prevailed over the weekend. Thomas Gossele (TK Morsch) was eradicated by Joachim Fuhl (Alemannia Maudach) 0:6, 0:6 within the second spherical. Michael Wöppel (TV Waldsee) defeated Markus Bartz (TC Caesarpark Kaiserslautern) 3-6, 6-3, 13-11 within the males’s 50 (14 to 25).
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Women’s 50 (LC 4 to 16) Suzanne Diederichs-Volenburg (TC Seeheim) defeated Manuela Shalic (TC Schwarz-Gelb Heidelberg) 6-4, 6-1. In the LK 14-25 competitors, second seed Regine Baumer (TC Astoria Waldorf) defeated Kirstin Hahn-D’Ortona (TC Rot-Weiss Kaiserslautern) 6-0, 6-4. Saskia Stoke (TC GW Frankenthal) misplaced to Baumer 3:6, 1:6 within the second spherical.
Roman Burg (TC RW Kaiserslautern) defeated Norbert Jung (Park TC Grünstadt) 6-2, 6-0 within the males’s 60 (LK 4 – 16) closing. Burg shocked high seed Eric Jongerius 4-6, 6-4, 10-8 within the second spherical. Bernd Neutert (TK Lambheim) and Uwe Haag (TK Flomersheim) each crashed out on the second lap. The LK 16 to 25 was received by runner-up Umberto Rahn (TK Kleinfischlingen). He defeated Helmut Schuster (TK Kirchhausen) within the closing with a rating of 6:7, 6:3, 10:4.
About 80 members
About 80 members within the males’s 50s and 60s and ladies’s 50s competed within the Straw Hat Tournament. Tournament director Volker Schaefer stated he was more than happy with it – the width and degree of the sphere could be right. “We had gamers from the foremost leagues and the regional leagues at our facility,” Schaefer stated on the ultimate day, additionally happy with the rise in attendance in comparison with earlier days. “Many of the eradicated gamers got here again to look at,” stated the event director. While others might remorse it now, it is nonetheless a optimistic side for tennis event organizers: “Not a drop of rain fell.” This signifies that the desk is saved. It’s definitely enjoyable for event planning and the operating of an occasion like this, Schaefer stated.
Another straw hat event will likely be held in Grün-Weiss from September 1st to 4th within the males’s and ladies’s 40 and 55-12 months-outdated and males’s 65-12 months-outdated age teams.