Aleksandr Lukashenko congratulates Vera Lapko on Australian Open Junior title

    President of Belarus and President of the National Olympic Committee Aleksandr Lukashenko has congratulated member of the Belarusian national tennis team Vera Lapko on her first Australian Open Junior title.

    “A new bright star has been lit on the tennis horizon today, and this has been the biggest junior success of the Belarusian tennis school for the past 11 years,” the message of greetings reads.

    Aleksandr Lukashenko expressed confidence that thanks to her talent, diligence and perseverance Vera Lapko will have many stunning victories in women’s tennis in the future.

    The President wished Vera Lapko and the entire women’s team health, happiness and success in the Fed Cup round in Quebec.