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Tennis: Bermuda Open Singles Finals Results

Tennis: Bermuda Open Singles Finals Results

The Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association’s 2015 Open Singles Championships concluded at the Coral Beach and Tennis Courts. Number One Seed Gavin Manders had to dig deep in the first set against Number Two Seed Jenson Bascome, down 5-3 at one point in the first set and Bascome looking in control, Manders then took control from there winning the first set... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Tennis Open Singles

Photos, Video & Results: Tennis Open Singles

The Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association’s 2015 Open Singles Championships continued at the Coral Beach and Tennis Courts, with the top seeds on the Men’s side advancing to the Finals. Number One Seed Gavin Manders defeated the number Three Seed David Thomas in straight sets 6-4, 7-5, while Number Two Seed Jenson Bascome had to come from behind to defeat... Read more of this article

Tennis: BLTA Championships Day #2 Results

Tennis: BLTA Championships Day #2 Results

The Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association’s 2015 Open Singles Championships continued at the Coral Beach and Tennis Courts, with the top seeds on the Men’s side all advancing, however on the Ladies side the number one seed fell in a three setter to the number two seed. In Men’s Quarter-Finals number one seed Gavin Manders defeated Dean Mello in straight... Read more of this article

Tennis: BLTA Championships Day #1 Results

Tennis: BLTA Championships Day #1 Results

The Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association’s 2015 Open Singles Championships got underway at the Coral Beach and Tennis Courts, with the top seeds all advancing. On the Men’s side tournament number one seed Gavin Manders defeated Wilfred Gonsalves 6-0, 6-0, while number two seed Jenson Bascome needed three sets to defeated Jovan Jordan-Whitter 6-3, 3-6,... Read more of this article

BLTA Open Singles Challenge To Get Underway

BLTA Open Singles Challenge To Get Underway

The BLTA Open Singles Challenge tournament gets underway today [April 8] with matches starting at 5:30pm at Coral Beach Tennis Club. Players vying for an opportunity to represent Bermuda in both the Men’s Davis Cup and Women’s Fed Cup events will be participating in this new singles event tournament. This  tournament will give Bermuda’s tennis... Read more of this article

Alex Cooper Named SAA Player Of Week

Alex Cooper Named SAA Player Of Week

The Southern Athletic Association [SAA] has named the Men’s Tennis Player of the Week for the week of March 16 – 22, with Bermuda’s Alex Cooper, who attends Sewanee University in Tennessee, taking the honour. The SCC website said,  ”In two wins over nationally ranked opponents this weekend, senior Alex Cooper led Sewanee with... Read more of this article

Coral Beach To Host Open Singles Challenge

Coral Beach To Host Open Singles Challenge

The Coral Beach & Tennis Club is set to host the brand new BLTA Open Singles Challenge, an elite local tennis tournament that gets underway next week. The tournament is open to the public and will be sanctioned by the BLTA. It will also serves as mandatory qualification to Bermuda’s 2015 National Team for the Davis Cup and Fed Cup squads. All... Read more of this article

2015 Racket Blazers Junior Tournament Series

2015 Racket Blazers Junior Tournament Series

Grotto Bay Tennis Club announced the schedule for the 2015 Racket Blazers Junior Tournament Series, with Series 1 set to be held on Saturday, March 28th at Grotto Bay Beach Hotel and Tennis Club, and is aimed at encouraging all standards of players. Sponsored by Executive Jet and Cargo Services provider Cedar Aviation Services Ltd, this competition... Read more of this article

New Team To Lead Lawn Tennis Association

New Team To Lead Lawn Tennis Association

The membership of the Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association [BLTA] has ushered in a new executive team charged with reinvigorating the game. At the Annual General Meeting of the BLTA held on Wednesday [March 18], Michael Wolfe, was named President of the BLTA and Ricky Mallory was appointed Vice President with responsibility for tennis programming and the... Read more of this article

Stout Wins British Open Rackets Tournament

Stout Wins British Open Rackets Tournament

Top seed, James Stout won the British Open rackets title for the third time at the Queen’s Club, London on January 25th. Playing against the world number two, and second seed Will Hopton, it took Stout a little over two hours to claim his third British Open title by four games to nil [15/5, 15/9, 15/12, 15/11]. Hopton started strongly opening up a... Read more of this article

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