The Real Club de Tennis Barcelona-1899 hosted the third edition of the CTC U14 RCTB-1899 Cup during the final three days of August.

Four teams took part in the friendly competition –during which the host team was joined by those from ICLTK Prague, Carrickmines of Dublin and RC Polo (Barcelona).

The visiting teams where all hosted by families of the host team, enabling the players to forge new friendships and enhance their language skills.

The competition was played with a Round Robin format and consisted of two boys’ singles matches, two girls’ singles matches and one double for each gender per tie.

On this occasion, the host club was able to end the two-year reign of ICLTK Prague, edging past the visitors by a slim margin in the final. RC Polo beat Carrickmines to claim third position overall.

The event was complimented by a social programme which saw the players able to enjoy a bowling afternoon and a visit to Barcelona’s famous Tibidabo amusement park.