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Photos: Boyle Wins BLTA Double Elimination Title

Photos: Boyle Wins BLTA Double Elimination Title

Rollins College Men’s Tennis player Billy Boyle was crowned the Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association’s men’s Double Elimination Champion. Two days after falling in straight sets to number one seed David Thomas, the pair had to battle it out to determine a champion having both tasted defeat. Boyle jumped out to an early lead in the First Set and was... Read more of this article

Photos: Tennis Double Elimination Tournament

Photos: Tennis Double Elimination Tournament

The Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association’s Christmas Double Elimination Tournament moved into day three with two matches played at the WER Joell Tennis Stadium. Following his shock defeat on the first day of tennis action, the number one seed David Thomas took on youngster Trey Mallory winning in straight sets 6 – 1, 6 – 2. The other match... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: U30 Men Win Men’s Tennis

Photos & Results: U30 Men Win Men’s Tennis

The WER Joell Tennis Stadium was the scene of a Men’s Over 30 team against a Men’s Under 30 team. Both teams featured Bermuda top ranked Men, with Gavin Manders and David Thomas on the Under 20 team, while Jenson Bascome and Jovan Whitter leading the front line for the Over 30 team. In the end the match was all square at 2 – 2 and was decided... Read more of this article

Tennis: Trey Mallory Makes It To Finals In Florida

Tennis: Trey Mallory Makes It To Finals In Florida

Bermudian tennis player Trey Mallory recently competed in the Big Mo International Tennis Championships in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida at the PGA National Resort. Players throughout the world compete in this prestigious tennis tournament for bragging rights in each age division. Trey Mallory made it to the boys 14′s singles final going down 6-2,... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Tennis Championship Finals

Photos & Results: Tennis Championship Finals

The Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association’s final day of the Fall Championships took place at the W.E.R. Joell Tennis Stadium. The battle to see who would be crowned the Men’s 2016 Singles #1 saw Gavin Manders defeat Sam Butler in the Men’s Final 6-4, 6-2, coming from 4-3 down in the first set to win the next three games to take the first set. Manders... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Tennis Championships Day #5

Photos/Results: Tennis Championships Day #5

Action in the Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association’s 2016 Fall Championships resumed at the W.E.R. Joell Tennis Stadium, with the fifth day of play taking place. In Men’s A Singles action Sam Butler defeated David Thomas in straight sets 7-6, 6-2, while Gavin Manders defeated Trey Mallory 6-3, 6-4. A Women’s C Singles match needed three sets to decide... Read more of this article

Tennis Stadium Closed From 1-5pm On Wed

Tennis Stadium Closed From 1-5pm On Wed

The Department of Youth, Sport & Recreation advised that the W.E.R. Joell Tennis stadium will be closed tomorrow [Wednesday, October 26th] from 1 pm – 5 pm. “It will reopen at 5pm for the general public until closing time,” a spokesperson said. Related StoriesPhotos: Manders & Cross Win 2011 Argus Open Photos, Video,... Read more of this article

Trey Mallory Acquires ITF Junior Circuit Points

Trey Mallory Acquires ITF Junior Circuit Points

Richard “Trey” Mallory made history this week by becoming Bermuda’s youngest tennis player ever to acquire ITF Junior Circuit points. A spokesperson said, “Trey is currently training in Florida at L’Academie de Tennis and recently played in the 2016 Curacao Open, where he defeated Curacao’s Xaveam M. van Wijk to earn his first ITF points... Read more of this article

Tennis: Entries Being Accepted For Clay Court

Tennis: Entries Being Accepted For Clay Court

Coral Beach & Tennis Club has announced that local entry forms are now being accepted for the 2016 Bermuda National Clay Court Championships. The tournament, sponsored by Moët & Chandon, has been sanctioned by the Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association [BLTA] and recognized by the United States Tennis Association [USTA], making players eligible for... Read more of this article

BLTA To Host Grass Roots Tennis Programme

BLTA To Host Grass Roots Tennis Programme

The Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association [BLTA] will be hosting a Grass Roots Tennis Programme starting on September 17 and running until December 3. The programme will be held every Saturday from 9.00am to 10.00 am at the W.E.R. Joell Tennis Stadium, with no classes October 29 and November 12. The programme is open to all primary school aged children, with... Read more of this article

Event Set To Aid Young Bermudian Tennis Star

Event Set To Aid Young Bermudian Tennis Star

On Sunday [August 29] there will be a Community Tennis and Pot Luck event held at Admiralty House from 8am to 8pm to honour 11-year-old Bermudian tennis star, Daniel Phillips, as he prepares to leave for the Rafa Nadal Tennis Academy in Mallorca, Spain. In order to give Daniel a proper send off and also raise funds towards his tuition, the whole community... Read more of this article

PGTC Names David Thomas As Marketing Officer

PGTC Names David Thomas As Marketing Officer

The Pomander Gate Tennis Club [PGTC] has named David Thomas as its Marketing and Communications Officer. Currently ranked amongst the island’s top tennis players, Mr Thomas joins the club as it looks to improve member activities. He is actively involved in the local tennis community, and has represented Bermuda in international competitions several... Read more of this article

Bermuda Tennis Players Win In El Salvador

Bermuda Tennis Players Win In El Salvador

The 14 & Under Jitic Tournament continues in El Salvador, where Shelby Madeiros recently gave Bermuda a victory by winning her match 6-1, 6-1 against Elena Tercero of Honduras. That victory was followed by Trey Mallory defeating Samuel Dickson from the Dominican Republic. Mallory was up 5-1 in the first set when his opponent retired injured. Finally,... Read more of this article