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The 2023 Aitken Courts “Cowes Open” Fun Tennis Tournaments

SINGLES • DOUBLES • SOCIAL DOUBLES

 

15th May - 2nd July 2023

 

** Winners trophies for all three tournaments will be awarded at the Hog Roast Supper Fundraiser **

By entering, players agree to:

  • Take part at their own risk and vouch for their own fitness to be able to compete

  • Arrange a convenient time to play their scheduled match directly with their opponent via email or text

  • Play their matches in the spirit of a fun competition and conduct themselves accordingly

  • Report the match scores back to the organiser on the same day if possible

  • Having the tournament match draws and the results publicised on the “Tennis in the Park” facebook page and on this webpage so all entrants can remain informed on how the competition is progressing

Each match will be best of 3 sets with the result being either win or lose, and the number of games won and lost included in the group scoring. Standard tennis scoring: 15/30/40/Deuce/Advantage and a tie-breaker at 6 games all in a set, except for the 3rd set if applicable. The match is self-umpired and self-scored in the spirit of a fun competition. All results/scores should be sent to organiser Mike Christie immediately on completion of a match by emailing him here.
 

2023 Cowes Open - Singles

  • Champion: Martyn Bailey

  • Runner-Up: Richard Hughes

2022 Cowes Open - Singles

  • Champion: Richard Cleveley

  • Runner-Up: John Davis

GROUP A

Martyn Bailey

Dan Jones

Richard Cleveley

David Robinson

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Martyn Bailey

def.

David Robinson

6-1 6-0

Dan Jones

def.

David Robinson

6-1 6-0

Martyn Bailey

def.

Dan Jones

6-0 6-0

David Robinson

def.

Richard Cleveley

Walkover

Dan Jones

def.

Richard Cleveley

Walkover

Martyn Bailey

def.

Richard Cleveley

Walkover

CHAMPION

GROUP B

Ed Grover

Richard Hughes

John Davis

Graham Hinton

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Ed Grover

def.

John Davis

6-4 6-3

Richard Hughes

def.

Ed Grover

6-2 6-4

Graham Hinton

def.

Ed Grover

6-1 6-3

Richard Hughes

def.

John Davis

6-3 6-3

Graham Hinton

def.

John Davis

5-7, 6-0, 6-0

SEMI-FINAL

Martyn Bailey

(Winner of Group A)

def.

Graham Hinton

(Runner-Up of Group B)

Walkover

Richard Hughes

(Winner of Group B)

vs.

Dan Jones

(Runner-Up of Group A)

6-4 7-6 (5)

FINAL

Martyn Bailey

def.

Richard Hughes

6-0 6-0

Doubles

Each match will be best of 3 sets with the result being either win or lose, and the number of games won and lost included in the group scoring. Standard tennis scoring: 15/30/40/Deuce/Advantage and a tie-breaker at 6 games all in a set, except for the 3rd set if applicable. The match is self-umpired and self-scored in the spirit of a fun competition. All results/scores should be sent to organiser Mike Christie immediately on completion of a match by emailing him here. The 'Highest Scoring Runner-Up' with be the team with the most sets won, followed by the most games won during the Group Stage.
 

2023 Cowes Open - Doubles

  • Champions: Graham Hinton & Gino Wooldridge

  • Runners-Up: Yen Edwards & Mark Edwards

2022 Cowes Open - Doubles

  • Champions: Mike Christie & Edward Lee

  • Runners-Up: Jacqueline Kelly & Liz Eldridge

GROUP A

Ed Grover & Will Ainslie

Christine Calver & Richard Knight

Yen Edwards & Mark Edwards

~

Ed Grover & Will Ainslie

def.

Christine Calver & Richard Knight

6-4 6-3

Yen Edwards & Mark Edwards

def.

Christine Calver & Richard Knight

7-6 (5) 6-1

Yen Edwards & Mark Edwards

def.

Ed Grover & Will Ainslie

Walkover

CHAMPIONS

Graham Hinton & Gino Wooldridge

GROUP B

Graham Hinton & Gino Wooldridge

Stephen Brooks & Paul Jasicki

Sarah Edwards & Jan Smith

~

Graham Hinton & Gino Wooldridge

def.

Stephen Brooks & Paul Jasicki

6-0 6-3

Stephen Brooks & Paul Jasicki

def.

Sarah Edwards & Jan Smith

Walkover

Graham Hinton & Gino Wooldridge

def.

Sarah Edwards & Jan Smith

Walkover

FINAL

Graham Hinton & Gino Wooldridge

def.

Yen Edwards & Mark Edwards

6-2 6-0

Social Doubles

2023 Cowes Open 'Social Doubles'

  • GOLD - Graham Hinton & Gino Wooldridge

  • SILVER - Gill Corby & Maria Moore

  • BRONZE - Karen Weetman & Leo Johnson

  • Other Teams: Alison Evans & Judy ThomasChristine Calver & Richard KnightGeorge Lemonofides & Jenny-Lynn WalkerSamantha Greville & Yen EdwardsSuzanne Steen & Sandy SteenVal O'Reilly & Sarah Williams, Jo Townsend & Stephen BrooksJane-Louise Moore & Mark Edwards

2022 Cowes Open 'Social Doubles'

  • GOLD - Pete Newlands & Yen Edwards

  • SILVER - Jo Townsend & Suzanne Steen

  • BRONZE - Gill Corby & Jenny-Lynn Walker

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