Close final a highlight for Cook

SHOT: Horsham Lawn Tennis Club's Briodi Cook says her backhand would have to be her best tennis shot.

SHOT: Horsham Lawn Tennis Club's Briodi Cook says her backhand would have to be her best tennis shot.

THE Wimmera Mail-Times is publishing a weekly question and answer profile with the junior tennis players in the Central Wimmera Tennis Association. This week we chat to Horsham Lawn Tennis Club’s Briodi Cook.

Age: 14

What section do you play? Section 1.

How long have you been playing? I have been playing tennis for three years.

How did you start playing tennis? I started playing with friends and because I thought I wanted to play tennis.

What’s the best thing about playing tennis? I really like the competitiveness of the game, being with my friends and having fun all at the same time.

What’s your best shot?  It would have to be my backhand.

What’s your favourite tennis memory? Last season in the first final we played in we had a really close match and it was really tense because it was so close and in the finish, we lost by one game.

Who is your favourite player? Daria Gavrilova.