Filipina Alex Eala finished 13th in the world junior tennis rankings of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) last October 22nd.
Since notching silver at the World Super Junior Tennis Championship–Osaka Mayor’s Cup in Japan last 14 to 20 October, Eala jumped from 26th to 13th in the world rankings.
She finished 26th after finishing her silver medal at the ITF Junior Grade A tournament in Cape Town, South Africa in September.
Eala, a scholar at the Rafael Nadal Academy, first made noise in the Philippines after her U.S. Open Juniors tournament, where she reached the second round of the main draw.
The junior tennis star is currently watching the South East Asian (SEA) Games as the nation hosts the global multi-sport biennial competition from 30 November to 11 December.
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