Tennis Twittering – Week 14

Captains Reports; Ladies A team: Our efforts to finish the league at the top were boosted when, due to tragic circumstances, our opponents conceded their game Ladies B Team: A glorious, balmy evening of tennis, we were tested in the heat by the returning Ruskin Park. We had a strong mixed team on court and just missed out on a win. Hard to believe we have only one match left then the season is over. We will be fitter, stronger and...

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Tennis Twitterings – Week 13

Captains Reports; Ladies B team: Our B team ladies Captain reports that she was a bit ‘naffed off’ as despite earlier enquiries as to whether or not the game would be on, our opposition waited until we were in transit before cancelling due to potential rain. It did not rain. Men’s B Team: Back to back wins for the first time this season with heroics from Ste and Martin playing through injuries to help claim a 4-2 victory against...

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Liverpool Hope University  International Tennis Tournament 2017

Liverpool Hope University International Tennis Tournament 2017

15 – 18 Jun 2017 The 16th edition of the Liverpool Hope University International Tennis Tournament taking place in the wonderful surroundings of the Liverpool Cricket Club 15th to 18th of June. The International has grown to become the longest running and largest tennis exhibition in Europe and since 2002 we have introduced up and coming and established WTA and ATP players combined with the ever popular Legends of Tennis....

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Tennis Twitterings – Week 12

Captains Reports; It was the Parks competition this week so only a rearranged Men’s B and a Men’s C team fixture to report on; Men’s B Team: For the first time this season the B team tasted victory over fellow relegation battlers Waterloo in a victory that might see us safe from relegation come the end of the season. 4-2 winners on the night. We hope to develop the habit of winning feeling for the rest of our games. Men’s C Team; Last...

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Tennis Twitter – Week 9

Captains Reports; Ladies B Team: Gorgeous evening at the Club as we played host to Widnes. Despite a valiant effort we capitulated thanks mainly to the LCC habit of losing tie breaks. Some great new hockey talent on show joining the ‘old hands’ and experiencing tennis on grass for the first time. Men’s B Team: A 6-0 drubbing after the classic LCC super tie break capitulation from players who will remain anonymous but included team...

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Tennis Twitterings Week 8

Captains Reports; Ladies A Team; This week we played one of our strongest competitors, Cressington.  Due to injuries we changed the line-up, which in hindsight might have been a mistake!  We managed a draw, but the 3rd couple almost beat the 2nd couple, but just lost in a close Super tie break, so close! Men’s A Team; Despite pulling out all of the stops we slipped to a disappointing defeat at top of the league Eccleston Park, but are...

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