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Brilliant debut at AEGON National Tennis Championships for Long Road Boys’ tennis team

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The Boys’ Tennis team at Long Road was formed in February 2012 and compete alongside schools and colleges around the country in the AEGON National Tennis Championships. The squad currently consists of Tristan Bacon, Ben Haley, Edward Disley-Stevens, Matthew Simmons, Daniel Savage, Richard Horig and Ryan Hinchcliffe.

 

On Tuesday 28th February, the college took part in its first ever AEGON National Championships tie, away against Comberton Village College. The team won every single rubber to win the tie by a convincing margin of 12-0. The team will now progress forward to the second round. Individual results from the tie have been listed below:

 

Singles

Tristan Bacon won  (3-6, 6-4, 15-13 Tiebreak)

Edward Disley Stevens won (6-2, 6-4)

Ben Haley won (7-6, 6-4)

Matthew Simmons won (6-4, 6-4)

 

Doubles

Daniel Savage/Tristan Bacon won (6-0,)

Ben Haley/Matthew Simmons won (6-4)

For more information about the team, please contact Chris Bryden by e-mailing cbryden@longroad.ac.uk