West Heath is open for limited play The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has advised that doubles for players from different households is now possible. Please remember that play, whether singles or doubles, should, at all times, be consistent with the […]
The club is closed The club is currently closed due to restrictions imposed by the second lockdown.
Sultan put out requests for help in shifting topsoil from Croftway, outside the club, firstly to inside the gate, then up near the shed, on Saturday 10th October. About a dozen able-bodied helpers of all ages and both sexes responded […]
On a day where the weather forecast predicted too much rain, all finals were completed on grass, viewed by a select, and hopefully legal, band of less than 30, including the players, all seated in a suitably socially distanced manner. […]
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Although the forecast was for more than a 50% chance of rain, the weather held off from 5 pm onwards. There were a set of determined and socially distanced (where necessary), if often freezing cold spectators watching. The men’s singles […]
Only one set was played on Tuesday before rain washed everything out. Five matches were thus played on Wednesday. During Wednesday afternoon, Moira Duncan & Lesley South played Jane Boyle & Margaux Valarche, the fourth seeds, on grass. Margaux was […]
The three scheduled matches were played this evening. On hard court 5 was the men’s singles quarter final between Tim Simpson and Greg Lim, sixth and third seeds respectively. Greg has a very fast serve and accurate groundstrokes based mainly […]
First, some non-tournament news. The grass court 3 net post with the winder has been replaced, so the net can now be raised to the correct height all along the tape. Further, Sultan Gangji says that the grass courts will […]
*** Updated 23 August 21:35 with match report Julia & Sally vs Elena & Emily and pictures *** There were six matches played on the Saturday, with three of them scheduled for high noon. In the first men’s singles match, […]
In the ladies singles, Mikika Joshi took on Elena Valarche, the third seed. And, against the odds and Sultan’s seeding, Mihika beat Elena 6-1 6-2. Next, Mihika gets to play Jen Ehr, the top seed.