British Number four Daniel Cox was delighted to progress to the last 16 of the Aegon GB Pro-series event in Sunderland. Cox had to come from a set down to beat opponent Myles Orton who had only made it to the last 32 as a luckiest loser after George Coupland pulled out of the tournament. […]

The Sunderland Tennis Centre is set to host yet another GB Pro-series event. It is the third such event to be held in Sunderland in the last 12 months, with the tournament set to start this Sunday, but this year will include a $25k women’s tournament alongside the men’s $10k. This means the tournament will […]

University of Sunderland tennis club will hold its annual Christmas mini tennis event this week. The event, which is open to anyone from the club, will take place on Wednesday evening. The university’s tennis coordinator Matthew Wigham said: “Basically you play tennis with shorter rackets, sponge balls, on a badminton court and it’s just dead […]

Sunderland tennis president Josh Edgcombe is pleased with the 1sts start to the season. The team have only lost once this season and Edgcombe thinks the team can continue their early success. He said: “Other than the slip up at Leeds we have been very good, very solid. We’ve got a good team this year […]

Sunderland University tennis 1sts are preparing for a tough match against local rivals Teesside in their first league fixture. Sunderland got their year off to the perfect start with a 4-0 win over York St John in the Clash of the Minsters. But the university’s tennis coordinator Matthew Wigham thinks it will be a difficult […]

The final of the Aegon GB Pro-series event being held in Sunderland will be an all English affair after Josh Goodall and Ashley Hewitt both progressed to the final. Goodall comfortably won his semi-final 6-2 6-1 against South African Tucker Vorster, meanwhile Hewitt needed three sets to overcome New Zealander Marcus Daniell. The final of […]

Sunderland will host an Aegon GB Pro-series event for the second time this year when the competition gets underway on Sunday. The tournament was due to be held in Cardiff but the tennis centre there closed, leaving Sunderland to step in and host the week long event. The competition, which involves a men’s 10k event, […]


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