Axelsen and Stoeva lead European Junior Ranking
Date: 7/2/2013 11:59 AM
Published by : Manuel Røsler

The 2012/2013 European junior season has come to an end. In the final European Junior Ranking of the season, Viktor Axelsen from Denmark tops the men’s singles ranking with a big lead, while the current 2013 European Junior Champion, Fabian Roth of Germany, is taking the second spot and Mark Caljouw from the Netherlands secured the third place in the rankings. For Axelsen it was his final year as a junior.

Stefani Stoeva from Bulgaria (pictured), who has one year left as a junior player, is topping the women’s singles ranking. Turkey’s Neslihan Yigit moved to the second spot and Evgeniya Kosetskaya from Russia claimed the third place in the women’s singles.

The men’s doubles ranking is dominated by players from Denmark and France. Denmark’s Mathias Christiansen and David Daugaard, Silver medalists from the 2013 European Junior Championships in Ankara, topping this category.

Stefani and Gabriela Stoeva from Bulgaria secured the top spot in the women’s doubles with a lead of more than 4000 points. And in the mixed doubles, the Dutch duo of Robin Tabeling and Myke Halkema got the top spot in the final European Junior ranking.

Top-3 of all categories:

Men’s Singles:
1. Viktor Axelsen (Denmark)
2. Fabian Roth (Germany)
3. Mark Caljouw (Netherlands)

Women’s Singles:
1. Stefani Stoeva (Bulgaria)
2. Neslihan Yigit (Turkey)
3. Evgeniya Kosetskaya (Russia)

Men’s Doubles:
1. Mathias Christiansen/David Daugaard (Denmark)
2. Julien Maio/Antoine Lodiot (France)
3. Kasper Antonsen (Denmark)

Women’s Doubles:
1. Stefani Stoeva/Gabriela Stoeva (Bulgaria)
2. Julie Finne-Ipsen/Rikke S. Hansen (Denmark)
3. Neslihan Yigit (Turkey)

Mixed Doubles:
1. Robin Tabeling/Myke Halkema (Netherlands)
2. Alexandr Zinchenko/Olga Morozova (Russia)
3. Bastien Kersaudy/ Anne Tran (France)

Click here for the opening ranking of the new Junior season 2013/14.

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