Namibian junior tennis player shines in SA

Namibian junior tennis player shines in SA
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Namibia Tennis Association

10-year-old Namibian tennis player Israel Dowie emerged victoriously at the Cape Town Tennis Mini 2 Tournament for Boys u/12 in Welgemoed, Cape Town this past weekend.
In the second round, Dowie beat first seed Levi Marks by 7-5, 7-5.
Marks had previously won the Growthpoint Cape Town Tennis Super 8 Tournament in December 2020.
Unseeded Dowie played the finals against the second-seeded Nicolas Lourens and won 7-6, 2-6 and 10-7 to take Gold.
This is the second tournament he won in Cape Town this year.
Dowie also came out top in the Cape town Mini Tennis 1 Tournament in Cape Town earlier this month.
Currently, he is on a nine-match winning streak that began on 21 December 2020.
Another 10-year old Namibian player, Florian Seelenbinder, came 4th and 11th respectively in the Cape Town Mini Tennis 1 and 2 Tournaments.