South African third seed Delien Kleinhans has completed a magical fortnight of tennis with her finest performance of all, stunning defending champion and fourth seed Maretha Burger to win the NWU / RVTA ITF 2 singles title on Saturday, 29 February 2020.
The 17-year-old ended Burger’s title defense with a 5-7 6-3 6-2 defeat to secure the title at North West University Potchefstroom Campus.
It is Kleinhans’ second singles title in Potchefstroom and her second career Grade 5 title, following her victory at NWU / RVTA ITF 1 last week.
3-Delien Kleinhans (RSA) bt 4-Maretha Burger (RSA) 5-7 6-3 6-2
6-Ine Lamprecht (RSA) / Leigh Van Zyl (RSA) bt 1-Maretha Burger (RSA) / Christine Kruger (RSA) 6-2 6-4
Photo 1 Caption: Delien Kleinhans beat defending NWU/RVTA ITF 2 singles title holder, Maretha Burger, to complete two title victories in two weeks. Photo: Tennis SA
With editing by gsport