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The Racquetball Blog Discusses Waselenchuk wins 2017 IRT Atlanta Open, Beltran & De La Rosa win doubles

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This article appeared on November 5, 2017.


The International Racquetball Tour (IRT) Atlanta Pro-Am in Lilburn, Georgia had an exciting start, but the ending was disappointing, as Kane Waselenchuk, the #1 IRT player, won the final when Rocky Carson had to forfeit due to injury. Waselenchuk also had a forfeit win in the semi-final over Alejandro Landa.

The win is Waselenchuk’s 108th IRT tour title, by far the most wins by any player. Cliff Swain is second with 70.

In the IRT doubles division, top seeds Alvaro Beltran and Daniel De La Rosa defeated 2nd seeds Jake Bredenbeck and Jose Diaz in two straight games, 15-8, 15-2.

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