Taisya Pachkaleva

Created in 1983, the Tim Essonne is one of the great international tournaments reserved for the under 14s. Players like Rafael Nadal (1999), Richard Gasquet (1998), Tommy Robredo (1995), Martina Hingis (1991) and Elena Dementieva (1994) won the tournament in the past.

This year, the Bulgarian Adrian Andreev dispatched Alexandre Doan Van of France 6-1 6-1 to complete five straight sets wins on route to the championship. Taisya Pachkaleva of Russia had to work hard all week, winning four three-set matches in a row to earn the title, and beating compatriot Darya Frayman 6-2 4-6 6-1 in the final. She also captured the doubles title with Anastasia Tikhonova.

Taisya Pachkaleva defeats Daria Frayman 6-2 4-6 6-1

Taisya Pachkaleva

Taisya Pachkaleva
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