Garin and Bencic win French Open junior titles

by: AP June 08, 2013

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PARIS (AP)—Christian Garin of Chile and Belinda Bencic of Switzerland won the boys' and girls' junior French Open titles in straight sets Saturday.

The unseeded Garin beat fourth-seeded Alexander Zverev of Germany 6-4, 6-1, and the second-seeded Bencic won 6-1, 6-3 over No. 5 Antonia Lottner of Germany.

The 17-year-old Garin converted 4 of 6 break-point chances, while the 16-year-old Zverev was 1 for 5.

Both girls players, who are 16, struggled on their serves. But Bencic took advantage better, converting seven of her 13 break-point chances. Lottner was 3 for 12.
 

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