Sorry, no results found for
    View Today
    Thu, Aug 16

    Patrick John Tierro last Pinoy standing in Olivares Cup as Arcilla gets the boot

    Mar 27, 2014
    Wildcard entry Patrick John Tierro set up a quarterfinal match with fourth-seeded Spaniard Roberto Ortega-Olmedo.

    PATRICK John Tierro became the last Filipino standing in the Olivarez Cup-Philippine men’s international tennis championship singles competition when he beat Adam Hermida of Spain, 5-7, 6-3, 6-3, on Thursday for a place in the quarterfinals at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center.

    The win put Tierro, a wild card entry, in a quarterfinal match with fourth-seeded Spaniard Roberto Ortega-Olmedo, who defeated compatriot Carlos Boluda-Purkiss, 6-3, 6-2

    Johnny Arcilla bowed out of the US$15,000 International Tennis Federation Futures tournament when he lost to Australian fifth-seed Andrew Whittington, 4-6, 2-6.

    In the doubles competition, top-seed Ruben Gonzales and Thai partner Sonchat Ratiwatana defeated Hermida and Shuichi Sekiguchi of Japan, 6-7, 7-5, 10-5, to reach the semifinals.

    Gonzales and Ratiwatana will face Mohd Assri Merzuki of Malaysia and Ivo Minar of Czech Republic in the semifinals.

    Read Next
    We recommend
    MORE FROM SUMMIT MEDIA
    Sponsored Content
    Wildcard entry Patrick John Tierro set up a quarterfinal match with fourth-seeded Spaniard Roberto Ortega-Olmedo.
  • POLL

    • Quiz

      Quiz Result