Posted from San Diego, CA
The USA ended a successful week in Umag Croatia with four gold and four silver medal winning teams.
The USA won the Men’s 65 (Britannia), 85s, Women’s 65 (Kitty Godfree) and 80 (Doris Hart) Cups.
The USA was a finalist in the Men’s 75 (Bitsy Grant) and 80 (Gardnar Mulloy), Women’s 70 (Althea Gibson) and 75 (Queens) Cups.
The Men’s 75 fell 2/1 to Austria. Don Long won at #2, Jimmy Parker lost a tough 3-setter to legendary Peter Pkorny and Michael Stewart/Fred Drilling fell in doubles.
In men’s 80s, Sweden upset the USA 2/0. Lester Sack won at #2 singles, Kaz Saito fell at #1 and Goldwater/Hayes dropped the doubles point.
Please click on the following links below to view the draws and order of play for the 2018 ITF Super-Seniors World Team Championships.