The Philippine team heroes Alberto ‘AJ’ Lim, Jeson Patrombon, and Patrick-John Tierro failed to crack down Thailand team’s contenders, Wishaya Trongcharoenchaikul, Jirat Navasirisomboon, Sonchat Ratiwatana to exit round 2 competition of Davis Cup 2017 Asia Oceania Zone Group 2 face off battle in ‘The National Tennis Development Center, Nonthaburi, Thailand April 7-9 3 days tournament events.
Former Junior French Open 2016 third round achiever Alberto Lim Jr., tried to defend his team Philippines at young age of (17) against Thai tennis players top seed Wishaya Trongcharoenchaikul(21) ATP singles ranking of 742 achieved on 11 August 2014.
The game matchup has not been easy, on first set score result (Trongcharoenchaikul 7-6 Lim) end to tiebreak(7-2), second set was obtained by Trongcharoenchaikul and continued to third set (6-4, 6-3) Lim lost the game match.
The second game Jeson Patrombon the quarterfinalist of 2011 Australian Open boys’ singles event, earned first set (6-2) against his Thai contender Jirat Navasirisomboon. The second set is super intense (7-6) end to tiebreak (7-4) Patrombon fail in second set, and so on to third set score (6-1) fourth set (6-1) Patrombon lost the game match, PH score 0-2 Thai.
On Third game doubles category national Philippine team partner, (24)Jeson Patrombon / Patrick-John Tierro(31) tried to defend and win against team Thai tennis players Sanchai Ratiwatana / Sonchat Ratiwatana, But unfortunately, they were defeated with a score of (6-1, 6-4, 6-2).
Philippine national team, fail to reach third round of Davis Cup 2017 Asia Oceania Zone Group 2 score result 0-3. Team Thailand will faceoff, Pakistan on September 15-17, 2017, the winning country team will be promoted to Davis Cup Group 1 in 2018.
Both Thai tennis players and Filipino tennis players vowed each other, they never underestimate the ability of each team, respect and no mercy existence of this game fight.