Nice return, mate

Berstch brothers do battle in mixed open doubles final

Kieran Bertsch

Kieran Bertsch

Kieran Bertsch, who played on the Australian pro tennis tour last year, teamed with Sara Hart-Seeton to win Sunday’s semifinal at the New Year’s Classic Tennis Tournament at Oak Bay Recreation Centre.

The pair lost the final later that day, however, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 to Bertsch’s brother, Wesley, and partner Andjela Stojkovic.

The tournament continues through Jan. 15 at the Oak Bay tennis bubble.