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Tennis: Simons Advances In Boca Championships

Tennis: Simons Advances In Boca Championships

Tariq Simons returned to the tennis courts in Florida, this time competing in the Battle Of Boca Presented by Jason Zafiros Tennis Championships. Playing in the round of 64, Simons took on Sklar Phillips, and he had to come from a set down to advance. Phillips won the first set 7-5, but Simons won the second set 6-4, and Simons then won the third set... Read more of this article

Simons Competes In Clay Court Championships

Simons Competes In Clay Court Championships

Tariq Simons was back on the court competing in the Casely $10,000 Clay Court Open Championships in Florida. Taking to the court for the quarter-final match against Jonathan Irwanto, Simons lost in straight sets 6-0, 6-4. Related StoriesPhotos: Manders & Cross Win 2011 Argus Open Photos, Video, Results: Tennis Tournament... Read more of this article

Manders & Simons Compete In Florida

Manders & Simons Compete In Florida

Gavin Manders and Tariq Simons began competing in the Casely $10,000 Clay Court Open Championships in Florida. Playing in the Round of 32, Manders went down in straight sets 6-3, 6-4 to Jorge A Segura, while Simons received a bye. Simons took to the court for the Round of 16 where he faced off against Carlos Henriquez and advanced with a straight-sets... Read more of this article

Special Olympics Bermuda Highlights 5 Athletes

Special Olympics Bermuda Highlights 5 Athletes

Special Olympics Bermuda recently highlighted their athletes, with tennis player Bridget Marshall, equestrian Eden Woollery, tennis player Micah Lambert, Athlete Leader Danielle Gibbons, and bowler Wayne Smith sharing the spotlight. Special Olympics Bermuda posted graphics online, saying, “Welcome to the first of our weekly ‘Meet Our Athletes’... Read more of this article

Simons Advances To ASC Open Quarter-Finals

Simons Advances To ASC Open Quarter-Finals

Tariq Simons continued competing in the ASC Summer Open Tennis Tournament in Florida. Simons went on the court early to complete his second round match as when rain halted play the day before Simons was up 3-2 in the second set against Alexander Adamec. The Bermudian tennis player then won the second set 7-5, and defeated Adamec 10-8 in the third set... Read more of this article

Tariq Simons Begins Competing In Florida

Tariq Simons Begins Competing In Florida

Tariq Simons began competing in the ASC Summer Open Tennis Tournament in Florida. Simons advanced in his first round match defeating American Jacob Maravillas in straight sets 6-3, 6-3. In his second round match,  Simons lost the first set 7-6 and then rain halted play while Simons was up 3-2 in the second set. Related StoriesPhotos:... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Deloitte Open Tournament Finals

Photos/Results: Deloitte Open Tournament Finals

[Updated with photos] The Deloitte Open Tournament came to an end at the Pomander Gate Tennis Club, with the finals held this weekend. Wayne Montgomery won the Men’s A Finals after he defeated Sam Butler in straight sets 6-2, 6-2.  Zachary J Mcguire defeated Nicholas Butterfield 6-2, 6-2 to claim the Men’s B Singles title. Caitlin Neijmeijer won... Read more of this article

Deloitte Open Pickleball Tournament Semi-Finals

Deloitte Open Pickleball Tournament Semi-Finals

The Deloitte Open and Pickleball tournament continued at the Pomander Gate Tennis Club, with pickleball semi-finals taking place. In the pickleball men’s 3.4 semi-finals saw Jadon Spriggs come from a set down to defeat Richard Madeiros 9-11, 11-7, 11-8. Janice Bucci defeated Michele Turner in their pickleball women’s 3.5 semi-final 11–0, 11-3. Pickleball... Read more of this article

Deloitte Open & Pickleball Tournament Day 3

Deloitte Open & Pickleball Tournament Day 3

The Deloitte Open and Pickleball tournament continued at the Pomander Gate Tennis Club, with three tennis matches needing three sets to decide a winner. In Ladies Senior Doubles action, Caroline Paskin and Lavern Stowe came from a set down to defeat Sarah Cook and Sara Fox 2-6, 6-4, 6-4. Wayne Montgomery and Wesley Montgomery won their Men’s A Doubles... Read more of this article

Deloitte Open & Pickleball Tournament Day 2

Deloitte Open & Pickleball Tournament Day 2

The Deloitte Open and Pickleball Tournament continued at the Pomander Gate Tennis Club, In the Men’s A Singles Division, Nick Cooper defeated Denzel Hollis in a three set battle, 6-3, 2-6, 6-1, while Lorenzo Pesci won his Men’s B Singles match in three sets 0-6, 6-0, 6-4 over Jaden Mashall-Hollis. The Men’s Doubles Pickleball team of Tom Brown... Read more of this article

Tennis: Puerto Rico Defeat Bermuda In Panama

Tennis: Puerto Rico Defeat Bermuda In Panama

The Davis Cup by Rakuten Americas Group III event came to a close on Saturday, with Jamaica and Guatemala set to leave Panama City after earning promotion to Group II next year. Bermuda — who has already won twice  — took on Puerto Rico for 5th, and they were defeated 2 – 0. Trey Mallory matched up against Inacio Garcia and lost in straight... Read more of this article

Deloitte Open & Pickleball Tournament Underway

Deloitte Open & Pickleball Tournament Underway

The Deloitte Open and Pickleball Tournament got underway at the Pomander Gate Tennis Club this weekend. In the Men’s A Singles Division, Moziah Selassie advanced when his opponent David Jenkins retired after losing the first set 6-4, while Zaire Simmons won her Ladies A Singles match in straight sets 6-0, 6-1 over Morgan Lightbourne. In the Pickleball... Read more of this article

Tennis: Costa Rica Defeat Bermuda

Tennis: Costa Rica Defeat Bermuda

Bermuda played a 2 – 1 loss to Costa Rica in the Davis Cup by Rakuten Americas Group III promotion play-offs. The doubles match decided the encounter between Costa Rica and Bermuda in Pool A. Jessee Flores and Pablo Nunez paired up to take on debutant James Finnigan and Gavin Manders and it was the Costa Rican pair who prevailed 6-4, 6-3 to clinch... Read more of this article