Cayman’s Callum Theaker and his doubles partner Jamaica’s Blaise Bicknell, open served at the 2016 Cayman Cup today (November 3).
Theaker and Bicknell were up against two of America’s top 10 doubles players. Theaker and Bicknell won the first set but unfortunately lost the final two.
Theaker’s opponents were the US double finalists this past summer.
Upset – #10 Seed Daiki Yoshimura (JPN) defeated #2 Seed Blaise Bicknell (USA) 6-3, 6-2
#1 Seed Tyler Zink (USA) defeated Alec Deckers (NED) 6-0, 6-4
#1 Seed Savannah Williams (USA) defeated #3 Seed Najah Dawson (USA) 6-3, 6-3
Sanyukta Gawande (USA) defeated Luciana Dunkel (AUS) 6-2, 6-1
#4 Seed Alex-Antoine Marquis (CAN) defeated #9 Seed Sebastian Murillo (USA) 6-2, 6-4
Enzo Brida (BRA) / Joao Pedro Fujiwara (BRA) defeated Milledge Cost (USA)/Aaron Hepburn (GBR) 0-6, 7-5 (ret.)
Catherine Broerman (USA)/Savannah Williams (USA) defeated Nicole Hammond (USA)/Jazmin Walle (USA) 7-6, 6-2
Andrew Dale (USA)/Banjamin Kittay (USA) defeated Blaise Bicknell (USA)/Callum Theaker (CAY) 4-6, 6-3, 10-8
Alex-Antoine Marquis (CAN)/Felix Roy-Arseneault (CAN) defeated Kemal Karagozoglu (TUR)/Trey Stinchcomb (USA) 6-4, 6-3
Andrew Dale (USA) defeated Luke Quaynor (JAM) 6-1, 6-3
There will be a free clinic held for all tennis enthuses or those just wanting to test the waters on Saturday at 5:00 pm. The number one player in the Caribbean, Darian King and Jesse Witten, who made it to round 16 in the Us Open.