Manila, Jan. 7 -- John David Velez scored twin titles yesterday to banner the list of winners in the 30th Andrada Cup Age Group Tennis Championships at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center.
The 14-year-old Velez first toppled top seed Axl Lajon Gonzaga, 6-2, 6-2, to rule the boys 16-under then returned a few hours later to dominate the boys 18-under with a 7-5, 6-3 triumph over sixth pick Rupert Tortal.
It was the first two titles for Velez this year as he guns for more crowns following a successful season in 2018.
Last year, the Davao native won 15 local tournaments, one in Malaysia and two titles in Australia.
Australia's Crystal Mildwaters joined Velez at the podium after prevailing in the girls 18-under with a quick 6-2, 6-0 upset win o...