Victor Welsh International 2018 Day 3
Day Three- WINT 2018
In the Men’s doubles, Wales had William Kitching and Andrew
Oates, who were knocked out by their English opponents 21-6, 21-12. Later, Martyn Lewis partnered with English
David Hong, also losing in two sets 21-12, 21-19.
Men’s singles saw number one seed Luis Enrique Penalver
defeat both Kuenzi and Hammarberg in two sets to advance to the semi-finals
where he will play Danish Abildgaard.
Second seed Kai Schaefer was knocked out in a surprise loss against
English Alex Lane. Third seed Bernado Atilano was also knocked out by the eight
seed in an unexpected defeat and will not continue to day two.
Welsh number one Jordan Hart easily defeated Amelie Kudsk in
two sets 21-9, 21-12 to progress into the quarter finals, where she knocked out
Yaelle Hoyaux 21-12, 21-16. She will next face seventh seed Clara Azamendi in
the semi-finals. First seed Gayle Mahulette also progresses to the semi-finals,
after defeating both Dabczynska and Fuglsang in two sets, where she will play
third seed Pereira.