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Bascome and Smith triumph

Jenson Bascome and Tyler Smith were crowned champions at the Elbow Beach Tennis Challenge at the weekend.

Bascome defeated Jovan Whitter 6-7, 6-0, 10-8, while Smith triumphed over Jacklyn Lambert 6-0, 6-2 in Saturday's finals.

In the men's semi-finals, Bascome beat Gavin Manders, the defending champions, 6-4, 2-6, 10-8, with Whitter defeated Courtland Boyle 6-2, 6-7, 10-4.

Meanwhile, in the men's doubles final, Bascome and Neal Towlson got the better of Manders and David Thomas, winning a close encounter 6-4, 4-6, 10-7.

The final game of the women's doubles which featured Smith and Lambert on opposing teams was not played.

Best of the best: Bascome at the Elbow Beach Tennis Challenge. (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

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Published August 17, 2015 at 9:00 am (Updated August 17, 2015 at 1:44 am)

Bascome and Smith triumph

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