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Tennis at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics

Tennis at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics lasted from August 18 until August 25. For the Singles competitions, all matches were determined through a best-of-three tie-break sets. For the Doubles competitions, all matches were determined by two tie-break sets and a match tie-break game (10 points) in place of a third set. There were competitions for boys' singles, boys' doubles, girls' singles and girls' doubles. It took place at the Kallang Tennis Centre.

Tennis at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics
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Date 15 – 21 August 2010
Edition 1st
Category Grade A
Location Kallang Tennis Centre
Champions
Boys' Singles
 Juan Sebastián Gómez (COL)
Girls' Singles
 Daria Gavrilova (RUS)
Boys' Doubles
International Olympic Committee Oliver Golding / Jiří Veselý (Mixed-NOCs)
Girls' Doubles
 Tang Haochen / Zheng Saisai (CHN)
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The acceptance lists for the event were released by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on 29 June. 39 countries are represented in the event that involves both 32 players for the singles and 16 pairs for the doubles.[1]

Each National Olympic Committee (NOC) could submit a maximum of 2 boys and 2 girls to compete in both the singles and doubles events. 12 places in the singles events were given out based on a player's junior world ranking. 16 places were given out basen on ranking by region, with the remaining four positions allocated by the IOC or given to the next highest ranked player.[1]

Contents

QualifiersEdit

CalendarEdit

August 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
Morning 10.30 10.30 10.00 11:00
Afternoon 14.30 14.30 15.00
Boys' singles Round of 32 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Bronze Final
Girls' singles Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Bronze Final
Boys' doubles Round of 16 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Bronze Final
Girls' doubles Round of 16 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Bronze Final

Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1   China (CHN) 1 1 0 2
1   Russia (RUS) 1 1 0 2
  Mixed-NOCs teams 1 0 1 2
3   Colombia (COL) 1 0 0 1
4   Slovakia (SVK) 0 1 2 3
5   India (IND) 0 1 0 1
6   Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) 0 0 1 1
Total 4 4 4 12

EventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Boys' singles
details
  Juan Sebastián Gómez (COL)   Yuki Bhambri (IND)   Damir Džumhur (BIH)
Boys' doubles
details
  Oliver Golding (GBR) and
  Jiří Veselý (CZE)
  Victor Baluda (RUS) and
  Mikhail Biryukov (RUS)
  Filip Horanský (SVK) and
  Jozef Kovalík (SVK)
Girls' singles
details
  Daria Gavrilova (RUS)   Zheng Saisai (CHN)   Jana Čepelová (SVK)
Girls' doubles
details
  Tang Haochen (CHN) and
  Zheng Saisai (CHN)
  Jana Čepelová (SVK) and
  Chantal Škamlová (SVK)
  Tímea Babos (HUN) and
  An-Sophie Mestach (BEL)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "ITF announces entries for Singapore 2010". ITF. 2010-06-29. Retrieved 29 June 2010.