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Windsor Tennis Players Win First Matches, Baseball Wins Game, After Day 1 Of ICGWE Competition

Thursday August 15th, 2013, 4:48pm


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It was a practice day for most at the 2013 International Children’s Games, but for Tennis and Baseball, the competition got going today.


In Tennis, on the girls side, Silvia Verebes from Team Windsor-Essex won her match (6-1, 6-2).

Other early round winners so far are Manita Bootsarakomvisit (THA), Pai Ya Yun (TWN), Maja Venguist (SVN), Abigail Desiatnikov (USA), Magan Head (USA), Anastasiya Samoylona (UKR) and Hana Simonic (SVN).

For boys, Windsor’s Michael Young also won (6-0, 6-0).

Other early round winners include Michail Psariadis (GRC), Dominic Divos (HUN), Jakob Zalenki (USA), Nicholas Lochrin (AUS), Amadej Gorucan (SVN), Andras Szabo (HUN), Wen Yun-Rue (TWN).

Tennis continues Friday.


Team Windsor-Essex picked up its first win beating Detroit 3 to 2.

You can see photos of the game here.

Team Kasur from Pakistan has yet to arrive at the games, which provided Marion Indiana with the forfeit win.

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