Canadian in final at Paris

QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 9:36 PM ET

Filip Peliwo of Vancouver has won a spot in the Roland-Garros junior boys singles final in Paris.

Seeded fifth, the Canadian defeated Adam Pavlasek of the Czech Republic 2-6, 7-6(5), 6-0 in a semifinal Friday. Peliwo, 18, hit five aces and committed just three unforced errors en route to the win.

He will play No. 6 seed Kimmer Coppejans of Belgium in the final Sunday on the Philippe-Chatrier court.

Peliwo also made it to the Australian Open junior boys final this year, losing in three sets to Luke Saville.


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