Kevin Major Jr. obtains his first Main Draw win on the International Tennis Federation (ITF) pro circuit. Kevin entered qualifyings in the
M15 ITF in Orange Park, Florida along with fellow Bahamians Baker Newman and Philip Major Jr.
Kevin who has performed exceptionally well this year in Open Men’s tournaments adds to his success with an ITF Main Draw win. Kevin won 6-4,6-4 over Kirchheimer Strong of the USA. Kevin faced the 8th seed, Ricardo Rodriguez, from Venezuela in the R16 where he lost 6-4, 6-3.
On the doubles side, Baker Newman teamed up with Logan Zapp of the USA to advance to the semifinals. In semis, Baker and Logan faced Argentineans Galazar and Velotti where they lost 6-3, 6-3.
The Bahamas Lawn Tennis Association congratulates both Kevin, Philip and Baker on their pro circuit appearances and performance. Special congratulations to Kevin on a new feat of obtaining Main Draw pro circuit win and Baker on advancing to the semis (Doubles) on the pro circuit arena.
Original Post Date: 19/4/2019