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Jess Redfearn
The men’s over 55s Yorkshire county team has  won the inter county final against Leicestershire this weekend. Paul Layfield played a captains performance beating the highly regarded Steve Brett 6-4 6-3 playing tennis reminiscent of his  younger days. Andy Hutchinson followed this by beating a GB player Martin Gillam in straight sets. All that was...
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Results Friday 22nd November 2019 Yorkshire vs Somerset 5-4 Saturday 23rd November 2019 Yorkshire vs Sussex 9-0 Sunday 24th November 2019 Yorkshire vs Northumberland 4-5
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Results Friday 22nd November 2019 Yorkshire vs Surrey 5-4 Saturday 23rd November 2019 Yorkshire vs Essex 2-7 Sunday 24th November 2019 Yorkshire vs Lincolnshire 7-0
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On Friday 15th November, in the final at the David Lloyd Centre in Dudley, the Hallamshire Men’s Over 70 team won the 2019 National Inter Club Championships by beating the Leicester Club 4-0, thus reversing last year’s loss to the same club by the same margin, some turn around! In an equally tough encounter in...
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After reaching the singles final of the over 55s at the  British indoors open, and  winning a nationals doubles title at the hard courts as well as the Scottish Open Singles title earlier in the year ,I was selected to represent Great Britain in the world championships in Lisbon in the late summer. Only the...
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Great Britain players have completed the 2nd World Deaf Tennis Championships with a tremendous haul of five medals across senior and junior events, including the gold medal in the junior mixed doubles on Saturday’s final afternoon of competition at Antalya Tennis Club in Turkey. The four-strong squad, selected by the LTA, the governing body of...
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Great Britain’s deaf tennis players are assured of unprecedented success at the 2nd World Deaf Tennis Championships, with a squad of four players selected by the LTA set to play for six medals, including at least two silver medals, over the course of the next two days in Antalya, Turkey. Lewis Fletcher, Esah Hayat, Valerie...
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Book your place on one of the 3 Yorkshire LTA Club Forums: Date Location Time 18/11/2019 John Charles Centre for Sport 18:30-21:00 19/11/2019 York Sports Club 18:30-21:00 21/11/2019 Graves Sports Centre 18:30-21:00 https://www.lta.org.uk/workforce-venues/coach-teach/coach-development-courses/courses/?utm_campaign=10951503_Club%20Newsletter%20-%20October%202019&utm_medium=email&utm_source=LTA&utm_content=Find%20club%20forum%20CTA%20button&utm_term=&src=&dm_t=0,0,0,0,0#!/?format=All&cat=19
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The LTA, the governing body for tennis in Britain, has announced the four players who will represent Great Britain at the second ever World Deaf Tennis Championships in Turkey later this week. Taking place from 12th – 19th October in Antalya, Turkey, the Championships will see players from 18 countries battling it out across singles,...
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In the recent World Team Championships in Croatia the British 70+ team included Wilf Jessop of the Hallam Grange and Hallamshire clubs, members of the Sheffield & District LTA. Playing on unfamiliar clay he won all his matches, two singles and four doubles, a remarkable achievement at this standard especially when other teams employ some...
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