On the girls’ side, Emily Tan of the USA won the 3-day competition which consisted of two tournaments in which players earned points. The sum of the points decided the final standings. Tan took no chances and decided both tournaments in her favor clearly demonstrating that she was the strongest girl of the field.
Naresh Nandan, also from the USA, won the boys’ competition. He finished 1st on Day 1 and 2nd on Day 2.
Nandan and Tan will be joined by David Mandelstam from Canada who was awarded a ‘wild card’ spot by the ITTF.