Evelyn Pace made it through to two quarter-finals at the WTT Youth Contender Tunis, losing out on each occasion to an Indian opponent.

Pace (pictured above) won both her group matches in the under-17 Girls’ Singles and was then defeated in the last eight by Jennifer Varghese.

In the under-19s, she won one of her two group matches, losing to the eventual champion Suhana Saini, but still qualified for the knockouts, where she was beaten by Risha Mirchandani.


Under-19 Girls’ Singles
Qualifying group 1

Suhana Saini (IND) bt Evelyn Pace 3-0 (12-10, 11-8, 11-8)
Pace bt Hadjer Tahmi (ALG) 3-2 (7-11, 11-4, 11-9, 7-11, 11-7)

Pace bt Risha Mirchandani (IND) 3-0 (11-5, 11-5, 11-4)

Under-17 Girls’ Singles
Qualifying group 2

Evelyn Pace bt Maram Zoghlami (TUN) 3-1 (8-11, 13-11, 11-7, 11-5)
Pace bt Madina Seddiki (ALG) 3-0 (11-8, 12-10, 11-8)

Jennifer Varghese (IND) bt Pace 3-0 (11-6, 11-4, 11-3)