Entries by Lucy Steer

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Aegon Trophy Update – Thursday 22nd June 2017

After a fantastic comeback against Russia’s Anna Blinkova on day five, Laura Robson was unable to match yesterday’s performance and was beaten by Belgium’s 3-6, 6-3, 6-3, sending the Olympic silver medallist out of the competition. Fellow Brit Marcus Willis unfortunately had the same luck. Despite winning the first set, he was beaten by Australian […]

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Aegon Trophy Update – Wednesday 21st June 2017

The big shocker of the fifth day at the Aegon Ilkley Trophy was top seed Oceane Dodin’s defeat to Zarina Diyas on court two. The Frenchwoman was beaten 6-2, 4-6, 6-7 by Kazahkstan’s Diyas. 19-year-old Taylor Fritz took the first centre court victory of the day, beating India’s Yuki Bharmbri 6-1, 6-7, 3-6. In the […]

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Aegon Trophy Update – Tuesday 20th June 2017

  Sam Groth (Australia) eliminated sixth seed Darian King (Barbados)7-5 6-4 in the first round of the men’s main draw while British wild card Marcus Willis played a thrilling three set match against qualifier Matthew Ebden (Australia) ultimately winning 1-6, 7-6, 6-4.  Fellow Brit Jay Clarke triumphed over Australian Alex De Minaur 6-3, 7-6. 18 […]

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Monday 19th June – Trophy Update

Monday 19th It was clear blue skies across Ilkley for another stunning day of tennis as the players took to the courts today. The start of the main men’s draw saw the Brits back on court with wild card Brydan Klein taking on Slovakian Norbert Gombos over three sets. Gombos ultimately triumphed 1-6, 7-6, 6-4. […]

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Laura Robson comes to Ilkley Trophy!

Another beautiful day saw a packed crowd for the ladies qualifying of the Aegon Ilkley Trophy. The afternoon kicked off to an exciting start as Olympic silver medalist Laura Robson was announced as one of the four women’s main draw wildcards alongside Gabi Taylor, Freya Christie and Harriet Dart. Alicia Barnett beat fellow Brit Francesca […]

Under 8s Matchplay

Great mini red under 8s matchplay today. 12 players 8 from Ilkley great start to 2017 junior competitive programme. Well done Toby (ILTSC) winning all 6 of his matches, todays winner. Next event 2pm February 5th.

Top Junior squash at Ilkley squash club

Ikley tennis & Squash club is hosting the 2nd round of the junior u/17 boys inter county teams on Sunday 23rd November , where some of the best u/17 players in England will be in action. Ilkley’s own Stu MacGregor will be leading the Yorkshire team. Matches start from 10am, so come down and watch […]

Tennis Club Championships

Well done to all players playing in this years internal club championships.  We had over 120 entries with matches being played every day. Winners so far…… U8 Jack Winterbottom U9 Boys Jack Winterbottom 12U Girls Alice Brook 14U Boys – Thomas Horsley 16U Boys – Tom Horsfall 18U Girls – Victoria Trudgill 18U Boys Doubles […]

Competitive Ladies Socials 2016/17

Wednesday 14th September saw a the return to competitive day time social play.  4 doubles pairs all play each other over 2 hours.  If you would be interested please contact Carol Cherry direct.  A good chance to play both members and non memebers.

Ladies Social Tournament

24 Ladies played in a social tennis tournament run by Christine on Friday May 5 th Playing on the outside courts was testing, as the wind was quite difficult!!! The winners were Linda D and Fiona K and in second place was Sarah W, and only one point behind was Catherine . The next tournament […]