Alex Eala takes home runner-up honors at the World Super Junior Tennis tourney in Osaka

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Alex Eala carries the Philippine flag in Osaka after finishing strong in the Top 2 of the tourney. Credits to Rafa Nadal Academy.

Filipino teen champion Alexandra “Alex” Eala brought pride to the Philippines as the Top 2 finisher at the 2019 World Super Junior Tennis Championships held in Osaka, Japan.

Alex Eala played excellent games on her way up to the finals match to go up against France’s Dianne Parry in the Girl’s Singles Finals of the 27th edition of the Osaka Mayor’s Cup held on October 20, 2019.

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Alex Eala makes her way through to the finals in the Osaka Mayor’s Cup held from October 15-20. Credits to Akira Watanabe via Alex Eala social media.

Prior to joining the Japan tourney, Alex Eala won her first championship at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Juniors 18under Grade A Tournament on September 22 in South Africa.

The 14-year-old’s winning performance sent her to 26th place in the ITF Juniors World Ranking, her best showing on the list.

Earlier this year, Eala led the Philippines’ team to its first-ever Asia Oceania Championship title in Malaysia.

The tennis star started her year with back-to-back finals finishes after being declared Best Overseas Player of the Year 2018 by the Tennis Europe Awards.

SEND your congratulations in the comments below to Alex Eala for displaying Pinoy excellence in the world of tennis!

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