Gallery: Over The Net With Cirstea & Tecau
Sorana Cirstea and fellow Romanian tennis star Horia Tecau took some time out for Over The Net tennis day, giving free lessons to and spending time with some very excited youngsters.
Published December 12, 2012 12:00
Sorana Cirstea took some time out of her off-season training for a very special event in her birthplace of Bucharest.
The press had a chance to ask questions ahead of the Over The Net tennis day with Sorana Cirstea and Horia Tecau.
Sorana Cirstea got ready to feed the training balls to some energized youngsters at the Over The Net tennis day.
The kids came to the Dinu Pescariu Sports Grounds for free tennis lessons from 9 in the morning to 6 in the afternoon.
Sorana Cirstea's sponsors Wilson and adidas were also on hand to provide gifts and giveaways for the kids.
The free clinics weren't all the kids were treated to - there were photos, autographs and even gifts to come.
The kids from the clinics lined up in droves for autographs from not just Sorana Cirstea, but Horia Tecau too.
Horia Tecau is the World No.9 in doubles on the ATP World Tour, and has been as high as No.5 in the team discipline.
Sorana Cirstea is currently No.27 in the world in singles on the WTA, and has been as high as No.23 in the world.
Sorana Cirstea, who was a four-time semifinalist on the WTA in 2012, is a very popular name in her home country.