Thursday, June 20, 2024

Tennis

What shape is British tennis in as Wimbledon nears?

The grass-court season began with a bang for Britain as Katie Boulter and Jack Draper claimed titles on the same day. Boulter successfully defended her...

Andy Murray selected for Team GB’s Olympic tennis squad

Andy Murray has been selected to represent Team GB for a fifth Olympics after being included in next month’s squad for the Paris Games. Murray, who...

Sligo Tennis Club host popular annual gala

Last month a buzzing batch of over 200 contestants began their hopeful journey of conquest at Sligo Tennis Club competing in their annual flagship...

Local elections 2024 Galway county: Count complete as all Connemara South seats filled

Connemara North – 4 seatsThomas Welby (IND), Gerry King (FF), Seamus Walsh (IndI), Eileen Mannion (FG).Gort-Kinvara – 5 seatsGeraldine Donohue (IND), Gerry Finnerty (FF),...

Local elections 2024 Galway county: Count complete as all Connemara South seats filled

Connemara North – 4 seatsThomas Welby (IND), Gerry King (FF), Seamus Walsh (IndI), Eileen Mannion (FG).Gort-Kinvara – 5 seatsGeraldine Donohue (IND), Gerry Finnerty (FF),...

Local elections 2024 Galway county: Connemara South LEA count to resume Monday morning

Tomorrow the re-count for Athenry-Oranmore will also be announced.11.10pm Noel Thomas is the first candidate to be elected for Connemara South LEA.With 1,648 votes,...

Conor Niland: ‘The Irish got such a kick out of me playing Wimbledon, but unfortunately there was just one chance’

Conor Niland has a confession. When people ask the Limerick native how often he plays tennis these days, he is not totally honest with...

South Dublin tennis club slams student accommodation plan

The Donnybrook Lawn Tennis Club has claimed that plans for a 10-storey, 225-bed student accommodation development “exceed the densities of Manhattan by some way”.A...

On this day in 2022: Teen champion Laura Robson announces retirement from tennis

Laura Robson announced her retirement from tennis two years ago following three hip operations. She was thrust into the spotlight aged 14 when she won...

Co Wexford tennis aces swing into action to support Irish hot shot Ashley

A huge crowd attended a fundraising night of tennis, fun and fine food at Hillbrook Lawn Tennis Club in Enniscorthy Friday night to support...

Padel tennis launched at Naas Tennis Club

Naas Lawn Tennis Club officially opened their state of the art Padel Courts last week. This project, sponsored by Sheehy and their representative, David...

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