Tomas Berdych played an exhibition match against talented Jiri Vesely,
2011 ITF Junior World Champion and future DC partner
Jiri Vesely is the third player from the Czech Republic to become a 2011 ITF World Champion after holding the No. 1 junior boys ranking all year. The 18-year-old captured both singles and doubles titles at the Australian Open, and was also a singles runner-up at the US Open and doubles finalist at Wimbledon. He won a total of three singles and three doubles titles.
Vesely said: “It is a great honour for me, as well as a great incentive. I understand it as an appreciation of my previous efforts and also the work of my team, all those who are helping me and supporting me. We intend to go on working hard to prove this award is well deserved.”