Guyana strike gold in U-14 category of lawn tennis tournament in St. Vincent

Guyana struck gold in the under-14 category of the first Citizens Investment Services International Junior Lawn Tennis Tournament in St. Vincent last Wednesday.

The under-14 girls team of Nicola Ramdyhan and Aretta Dey overcame odds to pull off a thrilling comeback win over Jamie Lewis (BAR)/Noah Peters (ANT) to claim the title.

After losing the first set 6-3, the Guyanese pair showed determination when they leveled  the match at one set apiece as they romped to a 6-2 second set win.

Ramdyhan and Dey, known for their consistency used the experience to eke out a well-deserved victory for Guyana, a press release noted.

The deciding tie-break went down to the wire ending 12-10 in Guyana’s favour.

The score was 3-6, 6-2 and 12-10 in the tie-break.
Meanwhile Ramdyhan and Dey are expected to land Guyana a gold or silver when the individual segment of the tournament is played.

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