Young stars crowned singles champions at world’s richest tournament

//Young stars crowned singles champions at world’s richest tournament

Young stars crowned singles champions at world’s richest tournament

2017 Australian Open Championships, Broadbeach, Qld

MEN’S SINGLES: Round of 16: Shannon Gittoes (NSW) d Glenn Scott (Vic) 21-19, Wayne Ruediger (SA) d Scott Walker (WA) 21-15, Jay Breust (NSW) d Dale Shillington (Qld) 21-17, Nathan Rice (Qld) d Ian Stone (NSW) 21-9, Jesse Noronha (NSW) d Jayden Christie (Qld) 21-15, Aaron Teys (NSW) d Troy Somerville (Qld) 21-12, Adam Liddell (Qld) d Fairul Muin (Malaysia) 21-12, Nathan Pedersen (SA) d Nic Gosley (Qld) 21- 12. Quarter finals: Pedersen d Liddell 21-17, Ruediger d Breust 21-10, Rice d Noronha 21-17, Teys d Gittoes 21-17. Semi finals: Pedersen d Teys 21-16, Rice d Ruediger 21-17. FINAL: Nathan Pedersen (SA) d Nathan Rice (Qld) 21-15.

WOMEN’S SINGLES: Round of 16: Claire Turley (NSW) d Sam Noronha (NSW) 21-13, Georgia White (Qld) d Debbie Howard (NSW) 21-5, Kelsey Cottrell (Qld) d Kelly McKerihen (Vic) 21-20, Sam Shannahan (NSW) d Kristina Krstic (WA) 21-14, Ellen Ryan (NSW) d Azalina Arshad (Malaysia) 21-10, Elma Davis (South Africa) d Dianne Viterale (Qld) 21-16, Bec Van Asch (Tas) d Karen Murphy (NSW) 21-7, Sue Brady (Qld) d Natasha Scott (NSW) 21-20. Quarter finals: Ryan d Turley 21-13, White d Van Asch 21-20, Brady d Cottrell 21-12, Davis d Shannahan 21-12. Semi finals: White d Brady 21-15, Ryan d Davis 21-11. FINAL: Ellen Ryan (NSW) d Georgia White (Qld) 21-11.

MEN’S PAIRS: Round of 16: P Black, S Pryor (ADF) d M McLean (ACT), A Howie (Qld) 19-12, R Wild, S Baker (Qld) d S Thorning, N Wise (NSW) 14-13, W Ruediger, S Thulborn (SA) d B Leese, S White (Qld) 16-14, G Maskell (Qld), L Schraner (Tas) d G Lawson (NZ), R Bester (Qld) 16-12, C Wedlock, B Johnson (NSW) d P Foster, A Marshall (Scotland) 19-15, P Ward, B Mitilinios (Qld) d R Bird, A Turner (NZ) 21-12, J Thornton, B Lester (Vic) d R Thompson, K Anderson (Qld) 16-12, S Massey, P Watson (NSW) d W Mutzelburg, J Andersen (Qld) 23-18. Quarter finals: Thornton, Lester d Wild, Baker 15-14, Ruediger, Thulborn d Wedlock, Johnson 13-12, Black, Pryor d Ward, Mitilinios 21-4, Maskell, Schraner d Massey, Watson 16-15. Semi finals: Thornton, Lester d Maskell, Schraner 20-13, Ruediger, Thulborn d Black, Pryor 21-8. FINAL: Josh Thornton, Barrie Lester (Vic) d Wayne Ruediger, Scott Thulborn (SA) 19-12.

WOMEN’S PAIRS: Round of 16: E Ryan (NSW), J Keegan (Qld) d A Peart (NSW), M Gibbs (Qld) 17-10, G Delves, D Hayman (NSW) d B Wiley (Qld), S Boddington (NSW) 18-15, B Van Asch (Tas), A Johns (NSW) d L Nicholls (NZ), J Hogan (Qld) 20-9, Z Khalid, H Ismail (Malaysia) d M Fennell, M Wilton (NSW) 22-4, T Brodie (Vic), C Stewart (Qld) d D Clarke, S Matthews (NSW) 13-12, N Neal, E Kruger (South Africa) d J Srisamruaybai (NSW), J Hogan (ACT) 13-12, C Krizanic (Vic), N Scott (NSW) d J Tennent, C Anderson (Vic) 15-14, K Cottrell, L Clarke (Qld) d N Noh, A Arshad (Malaysia) 17-15. Quarter finals: Ryan, Keegan d Cottrell, Clarke 21-6; Brodie, Stewart d Khalid, Ismail 21-8; Krizanic, Scott d Delves, Hayman 18-14; Van Asch, Johns d Neal, Kruger 23-5. Semi finals: Ryan, Keegan d Krizanic, Scott 17-14, Van Asch, Johns d Brodie, Stewart 18-15. FINAL: Ellen Ryan (NSW), Julie Keegan (Qld) d Anne Johns (NSW), Bec Van Asch (Tas) 17-9.

MEN’S FOURS: Quarter finals: F Hashim (Malaysia), D McDonald, G Lanham, A Latif (Qld) d J Thornton, D McKinnon, W Wilson, B Lester (Vic) 14-13; S Laguzza (NSW), J Groenewege, R Wild, S Baker (Qld) d S Ingham (Qld) C Wedlock, A Teys, A Wilson (NSW) 14-13; R Burnett (Qld), D Burnett, P Foster, A Marshall (Scotland) d F Jabal, S Rusli, H Rais, F Muin (Malaysia) 10-9; J Mabb (Tas), G Maskell (Qld), R McMullen, L Schraner (Tas) d C Edwards, B Baker, J Cook, D Morrison (NSW) 18-12. Semi finals: Laguzza, Groenewege, Wild, Baker d Hashim, McDonald, Lenham, Latif 14-12, R Burnett, D Burnett, Foster, Marshall d Mabb, Maskell, McMullen, Schraner 15-12. FINAL: Ryan Burnett (Qld), Darren Burnett, Paul Foster, Alex Marshall (Scotland) d Sam Laguzza (NSW), Jade Groenewege, Robbie Wild, Sean Baker (Qld) 13-9.

WOMEN’S FOURS: Quarter finals: K Moran, E Ryan, J Keegan, K Murphy (NSW) d C Hodgetts, D Lee, K Saunders (Tas), R White (Qld) 17-7; L Burgess, B Blachin, M Clayton, L Witton (Qld) d C Sanders (Vic), L Warburton (WA), A Miles (Vic), L Featherby (WA) 21-13; T Brodie, A Bruggy (Vic), G White, C Stewart (Qld) d B Archer, D White, C Buchanan, M O’Connor (NZ) 12-7; M Sheean, C Keep, C Kelly, B McPherson (NSW) d K Wilson, M Ross, J Lonie, R McAnelly (Qld) 13-9. Semi finals: Moran, Ryan, Keegan, Murphy d Burgess, Blachin, Clayton, Witton 16-12, Brodie, Bruggy, White, Stewart d Sheean, Keep, Kelly, McPherson 11-10. FINAL: Tiffany Brodie, Amelia Bruggy (Vic), Georgia White, Chloe Stewart (Qld) d Kay Moran, Ellen Ryan, Julie Keegan, Karen Murphy (NSW) 14-13.

Photo: Newly-crowned Australian Open singles champions Nathan Pedersen and Ellen Ryan.

By | 2017-06-23T06:47:34+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|News|