2013

CATEGORY DATE NEWS!
Men’s Matches 16.12.13 Our Men’s B team battled through some dreadful weather to beat Warsash B 6-3.
Mixed Matches 08.12.13 Our mixed A and B teams both won this week-end The A team beat Salisbury & B team beat Fleming Park; the Sarum B team also had a good draw against Littleton C.
Matches 17.11.13 The mixed A team beat Littleton 7-1 at home on Sunday morning at the same time as the Men’s B beat Littleton’s men team away!
Ladies Matches 10.11.13 The ladies had an excellent match against Winchester A on a very sunny morning, just losing 3.5 – 5.5
Mixed Matches 3.11.13 Congratulations to the second mixed team who won their first match in the new Southampton League by beating Hants Club 4-0 on Sunday morning.
Mixed Matches 26.10.13 Congratulations to the mixed A team who beat Victoria Park 7-1 in a very enjoyable match despite the atrocious conditions!
Mixed Matches 13.10.13 Congratulations to the A and C teams who both started the winter Sarum League season with wins! The C Team beat Penton B 7-1 and the A team beat Salisbury A 8-0.
Barrett Trophy 06.10.13 Congratulations to Sam and Ruth who won the Barrett Trophy beating Rossa and Ken in the final.
100+ Tournament 22.09.13 Thanks to Sal for running the 100+ Tournament on Sunday afternoon. The event was won by Nick and Philippa with Graham and Sarah as runners-up.
Mihaly’s New Job 08.09.13 Our Head Coach, Mihaly, has started his new job as National Coach of the Cyprus Tennis Federation. Although we are very sad to see him go and thank him for all his hard work over the last three years, this is a superb opportunity and we wish him well!
Club Finals’ Day 01.09.13 Club Finals’ Day was a great success again! Some photos of the day can be seen by clicking here.
Mixed Matches 07.09.13 Well done to our Apsley teams this week-end. The B team have ensured their survival in Division 3 with a 7-1 victory over Romsey & the A team drew with Thornden.
Wiltshire County Closed 31.08.13 Well done to our boys’ doubles players at the Junior County Closed who featured in every age group! Michael Barry retained the Under 18 doubles title with Giles Hussey (Millfield School), Jamie Barry won the Under 14 Doubles with his partner James Benson (Salisbury TC) & George Grant won the Under 10 Boys Doubles with Khomani Wilson.
Mixed Matches 21.07.13 Well done to both our Apsley teams this week-end who both beat the storm to complete their matches on Saturday afternoon! The Apsley A team beat Swanmore 5-3 and the B team achieved a good draw against Glebian.
Ladies Over 40s 24.07.13 Well done to the Ladies Over 40 team who beat Winchester on Thursday evening to retain their position in Division 1 for next summer!
Mixed Matches 13.07.13 Well done to our Apsley A team who beat Hants Club B in a very long, hot match on Saturday afternoon!
Junior NCL Matches 01.07.13 Congratulations to our Boys Under 16 and Under 18 teams who have both won the top division of the Wiltshire NCL League. Our squads included Alex Larsen, Sam Harris, James Watt, Jamie Barry, Sam Littlejohn, Matthieu Rident, Harry Dredge & Josh Bex.
Cocktail Party 21.06.13 The cocktail party was fantastic on Friday evening. The weather was kind, the venue perfect (thanks Rosemary & Gordon for letting us loose in your beautiful house), the food was superb (Antonia excelled even her high standards) and the cocktails were wicked!
Men’s Matches 16.06.13 This week-end our men’s B team won a close match against Wellow 5-4 but the Men’s A team just lost 4-5 to Sandleheath.
Junior NCL Matches 9.06.13 Congratulations to our mini-orange team who have won their division of the Wiltshire League without losing a single rubber! The team consisted Josh Butts, Charlie Webster, Guy Mitchell, Rory Mackie & Ben Howgrave-Graham.
Road to Wimbledon 31.05.13 Our winners of the 14 & Under Road to Wimbledon Event are Jamie Barry & Amy Webster who will be invited to the County Finals on 6 & 7 July. Good luck to them both!
Junior NCL Matches 26.05.13 Our boy’s 16 & Under Team beat Salisbury’s team 6-0 to become county champions this week-end. Well done to our squad of Sam Harris, Alex Larsen, Matthieu Rident, Josh Bex & Sam Littlejohn.
Men’s Matches 19.05.13 Our men’s A Team beat Southsea on Sunday morning – Michael & Jamie won 3 matches, Graham & Nick 2 matches & Mihaly & Robin one match. The B Team lost to a strong team at Lee on Solent 7-2.
Junior Matches 19.05.13 A successful week-end for our junior teams – the mini-orange team and the Under 16 Boys’ team both beat Salisbury and our mini-green team won in a tie-break shoot-out at Ramsbury.
Mixed Matches 28.04.13 Our first Apsley matches this summer were very successful! The A Team beat Littleton A 6-2 and the B Team beat Littleton B.
Junior Matches 28.04.13 We had two good matches against Salisbury this week-end. The Boys Under 16 team won 4-2 and the mini-green team lost in a tie-break shoot-out!
Matches 21.04.13 Our NCL matches were good this week-end. The Mini-Orange team won 10-0 at Trowbridge, the Under 14 team won a close match at Great Bedwyn 2-1 & the mini-red team just lost 14-18 in a home match against Trowbridge.
Ladies’Tournament.. 14.04.13 The rearranged ladies doubles round-robin tournament was a great success.
19 ladies and one very brave man (Ollie stood in for Linda!) played four
rounds of 12 games giving everyone a chance to play with or against 12 different
people. Despite leading all afternoon, Kendra finished joint second with
Tricia when Sarah pipped them both at the post to take the winner’s bouquet!
Matches 14.04.13 It was a good start to the summer season with the Men’s NCL team winning
their first match of the season against Devizes 6-0 and the Boys Under 18
team also beating Trowbridge 6-0.
Floodlight League Results! 19.03.13 The final matches have now been played and all results can be viewed
on the floodlight page – congratulations to Dujardin (Chris, Harry, James
and Liz) who have won by one point and were undefeated! Thank you to everyone
for turning out in what were often very cold and damp conditions and making
this year’s competition such a success!
Social Events 01.03.13 The Quiz night on Friday was superb! Antonia did an amazing job juggling
her amazing food with presenting the quiz, ably assisted by the Social Committee
who made the delicious desserts.
Ladies’ Matches 04.03.13 Congratulations to the Ladies B team won their final match 5-4 which
should be enough to retain their position in Division 3 for next winter.
Men’s Matches 04.03.13 The Men’s A were given a walkover in their last match to keep alive
hope of promotion to Division 1 & the Men’s B team won their final match
7-2 against Littleton B to ensure they have retained their position in Divison
4.
Under 18 County Cup 04.03.13 Michael played for Wiltshire in this year’s Under 18 County Cup and
helped the team to win their group by winning all five of his matches!
Ladies’ Matches 23.02.13 The Ladies A team won 7 -2 against Winchester B in their last match
of the winter season, guaranteeing a top three finish in the top division
of the Southampton League! Thank you to Rossi for captaining the team and
to Liz & Karina for organising excellent weekly practices.
Mixed Matches 17.02.13 The Mixed A team beat Salisbury 7-1 in their penultimate match of the
season to finish in second position in the Sarum League.
Matches 03.02.13 The Ladies A team won 8.5 – 0.5 against Warsash A and the Mens B won
another close match against Bassett C 5-4.
Matches 27.01.13 This less wintry weekend brought a good win for our Mens A Team against
Bassett B & our Sarum C team against Victoria Park. There were also draws
for the Ladies A against Winchester & our Mixed B team against Wellow B.
Mixed Matches 13.01.13 Well done to our Mixed A team who beat Winchester 5-3 – our winning
team consisted Karina, Liz, Michael & Jamie.
Ladies’ Matches 13.1.13 Congratulations to our Ladies’ teams who have had a good start to the
New Year. The A team beat David Lloyd losing only one set & the B team drew
a very exciting match with Romsey.

2012

CATEGORY DATE NEWS!
Trip to NTC 20.12.12 Mihaly took a group of our most promising juniors on a trip to the National
Tennis Centre – they all had a great day –
click here to view his report.
Skittles Evening 07.12.12 The Skittles Evening at the Silver Plough was great fun! Many thanks to John for organising this.
Mixed Matches 18.11.12 The Sarum C team have won their last two matches against Goodworth and Victoria Park B – well done!
Men’s Matches 18.11.12 Well done to our Men’s B team who beat Compton & Shawford in a really close match on Sunday morning – winning 5-4!
Men’s Matches 11.11.12 Well done to our Men’s A team who have won their first two matches of the season beating Totton and Eling 7.5 – 1.5 and Hants Club B 6-3.
Ladies’ Matches 11.11.12
Mixed Matches 21.10.12 The Sarum A team have had a good start to the winter season winning their first three matches against Littleton, Wellow & Andover.
Floodlight League 09.10.12 All Floodlight League Teams and Fixtures are available to view on the Floodlight League page; matches started last night and first results have been updated too!
Barrett Trophy 29.09.12
Centenary Dinner 22.09.12 The Centenary Dinner Dance was excellent! Many thanks to Antonia who organised it brilliantly.
Additional Finals’ Results 20.09.12 A couple of our junior finals could not be played on Finals’ Day but have now been completed. Both were great quality matches – Jamie beat Alex in the 14 & Under final 6-3, 6-3 and Guy beat Edward in the mini-red final 10-6.
Mixed Matches 15.09.12 Our Apsley A Team won their final match against Littleton 6-2 on Saturday afternoon which should have guaranteed that we retain our place in the Premier League for next season!
John Barrett Sarum League Trophy 09.09.12 Well done to our team (Carolyn, Michael, Jamie and Rossi) for winning the John Barrett Tournament for Riverside! On their way to victory they battled the teams of Littleton, Victoria Park and Alderbury. The event was held at Salisbury Tennis Club.
Photos Of Finals Day 08.09.2012 Photos of finals day, together with the results, can be viewed on the FINALS 2012 page.
Club Championships 02.09.12 Finals Day was excellent! Well done to Guy and the Tournament Committee for organising the tennis and to the Social Committee for sorting out some fantastic food. There was also some great tennis. Full results will soon appear on the Competitions page but congratulations must go to Michael for retaining his Mens Singles, Men’s Doubles (this time with his brother Jamie) and Mixed Doubles (again with Karina) titles.
Wiltshire County Closed 01.09.12 Congratulations to all our juniors who took part in the Wiltshire County Closed this week. Michael won the Under 18 Doubles(playing with Giles Hussey from Delta), Michael was runner up in the Under 18 Boy’s Singles, Jamie was runner up in the Under 14 Boy’s singles and Boys Doubles (playing with James Benson from Salisbury), George Grant was 3rd in mini-orange, Rory was 5th in mini-red and Josh narrowly lost in the quarter finals of the mini-orange competition.
Rhind-Tutt Tournament 05.08.12 Congratulations to Kendra and Jamie who won this year’s handicap tournament; Sarah and Howard were second with Chris & Pam in third. Thanks very much to Guy for arranging another great afternoon’s competition.
Mens Over 45 A Team 03.08.12 The Men’s Over 45A team won their final match against Avenue 4-0 and have thus been promoted back to Division 1 next year!
Ladies’ Matches 29.07.12 The Ladies A team beat Avenue 5-4 to finish second and thus secure promotion back to Division 1 for next year! The Ladies Over 40s were also celebrating this week as a 3-1 win over Hants Club means that they retain their Division 1 status for next year too!
Salisbury Open Tournaments 31.07.12 Well done to Michael who won the 16 Under Event at the Salisbury Junior Open this week.
Junior Open Tournaments 17.07.12 Our open junior tournaments all took place in glorious sunshine and resulted in some Riverside successes! Michael beat Jamie in the final of the 16 Under boys event, Sam won the 14 & Under Tournament, Charlie won the mini-orange; Josh was runner up in the mini-orange competition and Rory was second in the mini-red event. Amongst the other winners were Chantal White from Salisbury TC who won the Under 14 girls, Ryan Guy from Somerset who won Boys Under 12, Charlie Barnett from Dorset who won mini-green and Jack Campbell from Devizes who won the mini-red event.
Olympic Themed Tournament 08.07.12 Thanks very much to Guy for running this brilliant tournament – he even arranged the weather well!
Week-End Matches 01.07.12 The Apsley A team drew with Hants Club B just missing out on a win!
Match Update 24.06.12 The Mens B took a day trip to the Isle of Wight and came away with a 5-4 victory over Ryde Mead! The ladies A trip to the seaside didn’t go quite so well as they lost an incredibly close match with Lee on Solent 5-4.
Junior Aegon League Results 24.06.12 Our junior teams have done very well this summer. The Under 16 and Under 14 Boys are both County Champions and the mini orange and mini red teams have both won their Southern Divisions and will be in the county finals! Our junior teams have done very well this summer. The Under 16 and Under 14 Boys are both County Champions and the mini orange and mini red teams have both won their Southern Divisions and will be in the county finals!
Match Update 10.06.12 The Ladies A Team continued their winning run with a 9-0 win against Totton & Eling.
Riverside/Victoria Park Junior Open 6-8.06.12 Despite the weather, this tournament was completed! Riverside competitions did well with Jamie winning the 14 Under singles beating Sam in the final; Sam and Jamie then combined to win the doubles final against Sam L and Alex. Georgie also played well to win the Girls Doubles with Hannah from Victoria Park. George Grant also finished 3rd in the mini-green competition.
Summer Matches 27.05.12 A beautiful week-end led to some great results! The Apsley B Team won a tight match against Swanmore C, the Under 14 boys beat Salisbury, the Under 12 B boys team beat Pewsey C and the mini-red team also won against Salisbury Tennis Club. The Apsley A had a really exciting match against David Lloyd but just lost a third set deciding tie-break to miss out on a draw.
Matches This Weekend 20.05.12 A better week-end for match results – all out teams in action won! The Ladies A team beat Victoria Avenue 6-3, the Sarum C team beat Wellow D 5-3 (congratulations to Ruth and James who made their debuts!) and the mini-orange team beat Salisbury.
Quiz & Curry Night 11.05.12 Thank you very much to Antonia for single-handedly cooking Thai red, green and vegetarian curries plus vegetable chilli, devising all the quiz questions and keeping order at her brilliant quiz night! The winners with an outstanding score were, Sal, Sarah, Kendra, Angela, Pam & Susie (most of whom have had sneaky practice at pub quizzes recently!)
Matches This Weekend 13.05.12 Unfortunately all the adult matches resulted in narrow losses this week-end with the Apsley A losing 6-2 to Winchester A (actually we’re really proud of the 2 rubbers and 2 others were really close!), Apsley B losing 5-3 (lots of three set matches) and the Sarum team nearly scraping a draw. The junior teams faired much better with the Under 16s winning at Salisbury & the Under 12 teams winning at Great Bedwyn.
Open Day 28.04.12 Thank you very much to everyone who helped with our Open Day; considering the terrible weather, the turnout was absolutely excellent with virtually all players joining our summer courses! View some pictures of the day on our photo page.
Treasure Hunt 22.04.12 The treasure hunt on Sunday afternoon was a great success despite the rain. Thanks very much to Mike Bath who came up with the cryptic clues and to the Social Committee for producing such a fantastic tea! To view some pictures visit our photo page.
Junior Matches 22.04.12 Well done to our Boys Under 14 team who beat Chippenham & our two Boys Under 12 teams who beat Pewsey B & C respectively; the girls 14 & under team played well and had some excellent matches at Salisbury but lost 1-5.
Flag Raising Ceremony 05.04.12 On Thursday 5 April our new flag was raised and Keith was given honorary life membership in recognition of his dedication to the club & the huge amount of work he does at the club. Needless to say, we all toasted his success with large glasses of wine!
Sarum B Victorious! 25.03.12 Our Sarum B Team were victorious in the play-off final for the Division 3 Sarum title. Our team consisted Philippa, Mandy, John B & Ken who beat Wellow C on a glorious sunny afternoon.
Centenary Club Play 01.03.12 Well done to Sarah for arranging the Structured Club Play Evening – the victors were James Bell & Graham Hull who took the curly wurlies after wiinning the last match against Philippa & James Hunter Smart. Sarah’s whistle
was a feature of the night – strangely enough (Antonia!) sounding louder if you were on Sarah’s court!
Mixed Matches 03.03.12 The Sarum B team won their last match against Littleton C to finish top of their division and reach the play-off final at Salisbury at the end of March. Well done!
Chocolate Making Evenings 23.03.12 The chocolate making evenings were great fun – thanks very much to Antonia for two fantastic sessions!
Floodlight League 27.02.12 This year’s floodlight league was won by Team Sharon Fruits alias Jamie, John Boland, Gordon & Antonia. Thank you very much to Guy for arranging this league – there have been some excellent matches.
Juniors 04.03.12 Congratulations to Michael who represented Wiltshire in the Under 18 County Cup at Barnstable this week-end. The team finished second in their group having narrowly lost to Cornwall; Michael did well winning four out of five of his matches.
Mens Matches 26.02.12 Well done to our Mens A Team who won their first match in Division 1 this winter with a victory over Winchester B. Congratulations to Jamie who marked his debut in the team by winning all 6 sets with Mihaly.
Social 01.02.12 Our Centenary Year Social events are now available. Put the dates in your diary to enjoy as many as possible!
Mixed 28.01.12 Our Mixed A team won 8-0 at Littleton to ensure that they remain in Division 1 for next winter.
Social 02.02.12 Remember that we are putting on “centenary” club nights on the first Thursday of every month in 2012! February 2nd is Chocolate Club Night when the Social Committee will be providing hot chocolate and brownies for all those turning up to play; please add your name to Antonia’s list in the Club House if you’d like to come along!
Mixed 22.01.12 Our Mixed B team had an exciting draw with Goodworth keeping alive their hopes of winning their division!
Ladies’ Matches 22.01.12 Congratulations to the Ladies A team who beat Lyndhurst 8-1 on Sunday morning keeping their unbeaten record this winter!
New Year’s Team Tournament 04.01.12 The New Year’s Team Tournament was won by Guy, Sarah, Antonia, Pam & James. Thanks very much to Guy for arranging this excellent afternoon of tennis!

2011

CATEGORY DATE NEWS!
Tournaments 27.12.2011 Floodlight League Table and fixtures for 2012 are now updated on this
website. The Ortiniques are currently leading the way on game difference
from the Persimmons!
Juniors 21.12.2011 Many thanks to Mihaly who arranged a superb trip to the National Tennis
Centre in Roehampton for our junior performance players.
Tournaments 18.12.2011 Remember to enter the New Year Tournament on Monday 2 January – sign
up in the club house now! Whilst you’re there, our special Centenary Club
Sessions on the first Thursday of every month will also kick off with an
energetic, free cardio session on Thursday 5 January so you may as well
sign up for that too!
Juniors 17.12.2011 Well done to everyone who played in our open mini-red and orange tournaments
on Saturday morning. Riverside players finished first and second in the
mini-orange event with Charlie winning and Timothy being the runner-up.
The mini-red competition was won by Owen from West Hants with Riverside’s
Ben H-G as the runner-up! Thank you also to all the teenagers who helped
Mihaly run the tournament – it would be impossible to do otherwise!
Social 14.12.2011 Thank you to Antonia for organising the excellent Christmas Drinks evening;
plenty of Mulled Wine, gorgeous nibbles and great company!
Juniors 14.12.2011 The junior Christmas party and trophy presentation was great fun! Mihaly
presented the club champions and runners-up with their prizes, gave our
winning mini-red team their badges & presented “Junior Player of the Year”
to Michael for winning the Club Adult Singles, Doubles & Mixed trophies,
his success at County Cup, reaching the Road to Wimbledon finals and great
results in the County Closed Tournament.
Admin 05.12.2011 We are really pleased to announce that we were awarded Wiltshire Club
of the Year at the Wiltshire AGM last Tuesday! The award was given for many
reasons including our busy & varied tennis programme, wheelchair tennis,
school links & strong leadership team. The glass trophy is on display in
the Club House!
Ladies’ Matches 05.12.2011 Congratulations to the Ladies A team who have won their first two matches
this season despite losing the majority of their squad to injury and illness.
They beat Portswood away at the end of November with Rossa, Sarah George
& Kendra George all making successful debuts for the A team & also beat
Thornden on Sunday morning; both victories were achieved by 5.5 – 3.5 rubbers.
Admin 05.12.2011 Our website is finally back on line! After 3 weeks of frustrating &
numerous emails to faceless support desks, our domain name problems have
finally been sorted out! Thank you very much to James S for his invaluable
help in sorting out this problem!
Social 25.11.2011 Thank you to Phlippa and Guy for arranging the annual trip to the ATP
Finals at the O2 – yet again a very successful day!
Social 19.11.2011 The Winter Cocktail Party was great fun – with the now traditional mix
of fantastic canapes, delicious and wicked cocktails, the social committee
again surpassed themselves! Thanks very much to Antonia, Pam B & John for
all their hard work and to Sarah & Howard for hosting the event again.
Mixed 30.10.2011 Our Mixed A team beat Wellow 6-2 to record a welcome win. Well done
to Rossi who won 3 sets in her first match for the A team!
Men’s Matches 30.10.2011 The Men’s B won another close match on Sunday morning beating Swanmore
5.5 – 3.5.
Men’s Matches 10.10.2011 Well done to our our Men’s B team who won a tight match 5.5 – 3.5 against
Bassett C on Sunday morning; particular mention to Sam who played well in
his first B team match.
Tournaments 25.09.2011 The Barrett Trophy was a great success with all 24 spaces filled! After
a great afternoon’s tennis,the final was won by Graham & Anthea who beat
Steve & Sally 6-3.
Admin 22.09.2011 The AGM was held on Wednesday 21 September – Any Derry was replaced
by Pam Morgan on the main committee after James had thanked him for his
great contribution to the club after many years on the Committee and three
years as Chairman.
Tournaments 18.09.2011 Michael, Jamie, Liz and Carolyn represented the club at the John Barrett
Memorial Tournament on Sunday. It was a really enjoyable days tennis and
we finished third only losing by one game in the semi-finals to the eventual
winners, Littleton A.
Tournaments 04.09.2011 The Club Finals’ Day was very successful on Sunday – thank you very
much to the tournament and social committee for all their hard work. The
food was fantastic, Guy’s new innovations were great and the tennis was
really entertaining.
Juniors 31.08.2011 Congratulations to our juniors who took part in the Wiltshire County
Closed competition this week. Their main achievements were as follows:Michael
– 16 & Unders Runner Up Michael – 14 & Unders Semi-FinalMichael – 14 & Under
Doubles Winner (with Juan from Bath Uni) Hannah – 14 & Under Consolation
Final Runner-Up Jamie – 12 & Under Runner-Up (lost deciding tie-break 11-9)
Sam – 12 & Under Quarter Finals George – Mini-Red Runner-Up Josh – Mini-Red
Quarter-Finalist
Mixed 25.08.2011 Our Apsley A team won their last match of the season 6-2 away at Swanmore
which should be enough to guarantee premier division status again next year!
Mixed 13.08.2011 Our Apsley A team did well to come away with a draw (and a valuable
point!) on the grass at South Hants on Saturday afternoon.
Admin 05.08.2011 The AGM will be held on Wednesday 21 September at 7.30p in the Club
House.
Ladies’ Matches 05.08.2011 Congratulations to the Ladies Over 40s who have won their division and
thus will be promoted back into Division 1.
Juniors 28.07.2011 Congratulations to Sam who reached the semi-final of the Under 12 Southampton
Open and to Michael who made the semi-final of the Under 14 Boy’s at the
Dorset Open; Michael and Jamie also teamed up to reach the semi-final of
the doubles.
Men’s Matches 30.07.2011 Well done to our our Men’s B team who won 8-1 at South Hants to win
their division.
Social 22.07.2011 Congratulations to Dorian who celebrated his 80th birthday this week!
He celebrated with a very well-attended drinks party for his improvers group
(which he runs with Ken on a Friday morning) and with another get-together
after a club afternoon.
Tournaments 24.07.2011 The tournament committee organised a special “99” Tournament in recognition
of Riverside’s 99th Year! The 99 theme ran throughout the afternoon with
each match consisting of “9” point games and “9 game” matches; the abundance
of 99 ice-creams also ensured a great entry.There were also bonus points
for the best McEnro impressions and funniest photo pose! The final twist
however was that the overall champions were actually the winners of 99th
game played – Bob and Kendra. Thanks very much to Guy and Fiona for organising
such a brilliant afternoon.
Juniors 28.07.2011 Congratulations to Jamie who won both the Under 12 singles and doubles
at the First Serve Salisbury Open this week. Well done to Michael too who
has been given a place in the Road To Wimbledon finals as a result of being
one of the best ranked runners-up!
Tournaments 10.07.2011 The Rhind-Tutt handicap tournament was won by Sally and John Armitage
by one game from Pam and Steve! Well done to Guy for running yet another
successful tournament.
Mixed 25.06.2011 Our Apsley A team gained another valuable point with a draw against
Warsash.
Ladies’ Matches 18.06.2011 The Ladies B dodged the showers on Saturday afternoon to win a very
close match against Newman Collard 5-4!
Men’s Matches 18.06.2011 Well done to our our Men’s A & B team who both won 7-2 over Sandleheath
and Winchester C respectively.
Juniors 19.06.2011 Congratulations to Michael who was runner-up in the Wiltshire Road to
Wimbledon final; he now has a nervous wait to see whether he is one of the
20 best county runners-up who get invited to the tournament at Wimbledon!
Men’s Matches 05.06.2011 Well done to our our Men’s A team who won 6-3 on the grass at Southsea.
Juniors 03.06.2011 Well done to all our members who played in the Riverside/Victoria Park
Junior Open this week and thanks very much to Rossi and Mihaly for helping
me. The results of the finals were as follows (Riverside unless stated):Boys
16 & U Singles – Michael Barry beat Will Jones 6-1 6-4 Boys 14 & U Singles
– Sam Charles (Hampshire) beat Michael Barry 7-5 2-6 12-10 Girls 14 & U
Singles – Abigail Stigling beat Emma Dawson (East Dorset) 6-3 6-3 Boys 12
& U Singles – Jamie Barry beat Matthew Whitehead (Totton & Eling) 6-1 7-5
Girls 12 & U Singles – Emma Dawson (East Dorset) beat Georgia Moon (Goodworth
Clatford) 7-5 6-2 Mixed 10 & U Singles – Jacob O’Hara (Hampshire) beat Thomas
Lee (Salisbury) 4-2 4-0Under 18 Doubles – Will Jones and Michael Barry beat
Will Hoddinott and Sebastian Eades 6-1 6-0 Under 14 Doubles – Jamie Barry
& Joe Blakely (Trowbridge)beat Sam Harris & Matty Daniels (Next Gen Swindon)3-6
6-3 11-9
Tournaments 29.05.2011 The Champagne Tournament was as fun as ever. Having drunk a glass of
champagne between each round, the final was tipsily won by Liz Cairnes and
Mike Bath! Fish and Chips rounded off the evening nicely.
Ladies’ Matches 22.05.2011 The Ladies A had a great match on the excellent grass at Avenue and
came away with another 5-4 win!
Men’s Matches 01.05.2011 Well done to our our Men’s B teams who beat Thornden B 8-1 on Saturday
afternoon.
Tournaments 15.05.2011 The Chairman’s Cup was held with a popular new format this year and
was won by Andy and Sal. Thanks very much to the tournament committee for
arranging this and to Fiona and Antonia for providing a great tea!
Mixed 14.05.2011 Well done to our Apsley A team who beat David Lloyd 5-3 – our first
mixed victory against them for around 6 years!
Mixed 08.05.2011 Well done to our Apsley B and Sarum C teams who both won this week-end
against Kingsgate and Wellow D respectively.
Juniors 03.05.2011 Congratulations to Michael who played for Wiltshire in the Boys 14 &
Under County Cup National finals at Nottingham and won all three of his
singles matches and two out of three of his doubles matches!
Juniors 03.05.2011 Congratulations to our 12 & Under squad who beat Devizes 4-2 just before
the torrential rain on Saturday afternoon & to our mini-green team who only
lost on a tie-break shoot-out to Pewsey.
Juniors 03.05.2011 Congratulations to Michael & Jamie who reached the final of Winchester’s
Under 14 Open Doubles tournament & to Sam who reached the semi-final of
Pewsey’s Under 12 tournament and won the Under 14 consolation event at Pewsey
& under 12 consolation at Salisbury.
Ladies’ Matches 30.04.2011 Well done to the Ladies A team who started the summer with a 5-4 win
over Hants Club A.
Juniors 30.04.2011 Congratulations to our mini-red team who beat Salisbury 28-4 on Saturday
morning – well done to Charlie, Josh, Timothy & George.
Men’s Matches 01.05.2011 Well done to our our Men’s B & C teams who both won this week-end. The
B team beat Wellow 9-0 and the C team won a close match at Totton 5-4.
Juniors 16.04.2011 65 people came to our Open Day on Saturday morning. Thanks very much
to everyone who helped make it such a successful morning!
Juniors 19.04.2011 Well done to Michael who played in the Under 14 County Cup at Sutton
and won his three singles and three doubles matches to help the team win
their group and secure a place in the final eight competition in two weeks’
time.
Mixed 16.04.2011 Our Apsley A team started with a well-earned draw against Thornden on
Saturday afternoon.
Juniors 17.04.2011 Well done to our mini-red team of Josh, Timothy, Sophie & George who
beat Devizes 15 – 1 in a very enjoyable match on Sunday morning.
Wheelchair Open Day 3.04.2011 Our wheelchair & amputee open day went really well on Sunday with 9
wheelchair players and two amputees enjoying the day. Thanks very much to
Andy, Steve, Ryan and Mihaly for making the day such as success and huge
thanks to Louise Hunt (a world class wheelchair player!) for her great contribution.
Juniors 11.04.2011 Well done to our 14 & Under girls who just beat Victoria Park in an
exciting game on Saturday & to our 12 & Under boys who started their season
with a win against Chippenham.
Men’s Matches 03.04.2011 Well done to our our Men’s NCL team who beat Ramsbury 5-1; Nick, Michael,
Paul and Andy Mearns played.
Men’s Matches 21.03.2011 Congratulations to our Men’s A team who beat Bassett B 6-3 to secure
second place in their division and thus promotion to Division 1.
Men’s Matches 21.03.2011 Congratulations to our Men’s B team who have won all their matches,
their division & promotion for next winter!
Mixed 01.03.2011 Our Mixed C team won again beating Wellow D 7-1 – well done!