Tennis

25 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Close encounters of a tennis kind

The Fermanagh Veterans Open concluded at the Bawnacre Centre, irvinestown at the weekend with a number of top class matches and closely contested finals.

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18 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Competitive encounters at Closed Championships

For the second year running, the Belleek Living Closed Championships were played out at Enniskillen Tennis Club, in hot and sunny conditions.

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4 Sep 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Kyran presented with Best Player Award

Having just competed in the final event of the Ulster tennis season, The Belfast Hardcourt Championships at the Windsor Club in Belfast, Irvinestown Junior Tennis Club member Kyran Maguire was presented last weekend with the Best Player Award in recognition of his achievements over the season and also at the event where he reached the singles semi final and the doubles final.

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21 Aug 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Ulster call ups for father and son

A father and son have recevied call ups to represent Ulster at tennis within weeks of each other.

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7 Aug 2014 09:30 • Editorial Department

Ulster calls for tennis duo Kyran and Eimear

Two of Fermanagh’s top young tennis players Eimear Smyth and Kyran Maguire (pictured above) have been rewarded for their excellence and hard work with a call up to the Ulster U14 Provincial team to play at the All-Ireland Provincials in Castlebar next week.

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31 Jul 2014 16:00

Local players to the fore at Tyrone Championships

Enniskillen and Irvinestown Tennis Clubs both enjoyed great success at the Tyrone Championships last weekend with various honours coming in different grades for a number of competitors from the two Fermanagh clubs.

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10 Jul 2014 13:30

Locals among winners at Fermanagh Open

The Fermanagh Open Tennis Tournament, sponsored by Flogas and the Manor House Country Hotel, reached its climax on Sunday at the Bawnacre Centre in Irvinestown. There were entries from over 100 players in this popular tournament run by Irvinestown Lawn Tennis Club and there was to be local success including Irvinestown’s John Maguire who teamed up with Francis Venzon to win the Mens A Doubles title.

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3 Jul 2014 13:30

Local players shine at West of Ulster Championships

The West of Ulster Junior Championships at Enniskillen Tennis Club proved to be a highly competitive event with participants coming from 13 different clubs extending from Belfast and Dundalk across to Donegal, Sligo and Manorhamilton. Again the level of ability continues to rise reflecting the increase in the number of clubs with resident coaches. Local Fermanagh clubs held up well and many of the top prizes went to the Irvinestown and Enniskillen clubs.

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3 Jul 2014 13:00

Open in full swing at Irvinestown

The annual Fermanagh Open Tennis Tournament sponsored by Flogas and Manor House Country Hotel started at the weekend in perfect weather conditions. Play continues all week with the finals looming at the same time as those in Wimbledon. The Pavilion at the Bawnacre Centre saw players from a number of clubs from Sligo to Cavan, Omagh, Butt Hall, Enniskillen and Irvinestown. Next weekend will see competitors travelling from further afield – City of Derry and Belfast.

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26 Jun 2014 14:20

Senior schools' cup glory for Mount Lourdes

The Ulster Schools’ Tennis Cup was played to completion this week. The Schools’ Cup is Northern Ireland’s biggest team tennis event with schools participating from all over the province.

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5 Jun 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Fermanagh secure promotion to top tier

The Fermanagh County tennis team, who took part in the Inter counties team event in Bangor last Saturday, came home with the Zone Two title which saw them gain promotion to the top tier of Ulster tennis.

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22 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Matthew enjoys World Championship experience in the Florida sunshine

Enniskillen player Matthew McGann thoroughly enjoyed the experience of representing Ireland at the World Seniors Team and Individual Tennis Championships in Florida recently.

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22 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Francis brings out ‘A’ game to complete clean sweep

Enniskillen’s Matthew McGann was runner up in the Mens ‘A’ final while there was doubles success for Irvinestown’s John Maguire at the 2014 West of Ulster Championship.

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15 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Tie-breaks galore in early games at West of Ulster championships

The West of Ulster Championships generously sponsored by Blakes of the Hollow held at Enniskillen Lawn Tennis Club kicked off on Monday night. Players from near and far are travelling to compete.

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10 Apr 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Clubs come together to give Matthew the perfect Florida send off

Blessed with glorious sunshine all day, last Sunday saw players from Enniskillen, Irvinestown and Omagh come together in a one off event to celebrate local player Matthew McGann’s forthcoming trip to Palm Beach, Florida where he will become the first Fermanagh player to represent Ireland in an international tennis tournament.

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3 Apr 2014 13:00

McGann excited about Florida trip as he gets ready to mix with the World’s best

Enniskillen tennis coach Matthew McGann is heading to Florida this month to represent Ireland at the World Team Championship.

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27 Mar 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Veterans titles for Maguire and McGann

There was to be success for local players John Maguire and Matthew McGann at the Ulster Veterans’ Championship at the Boat Club, Belfast last week.

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28 Nov 2013 13:00 • Editorial Department

Second national title for in-form Matthew

Matthew McGann claimed his second national title of the year when he won the Over 35 Men’s Single at the Irish National Veterans Championship at Lansdowne Lawn Tennis Club in Dublin, a competition which attracted players from all over Ireland.

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29 Aug 2013 13:00 • Editorial Department

Sarah secures European ranking

The past few weeks have certainly been busy for Enniskillen Tennis Club member Sarah Cousins.

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22 Aug 2013 14:00 • Editorial Department

Plenty of local tennis success in Irvinestown

Finals day at Irvinestown tennis club brought to an end a great week of competition and fun activities for all the Junior players who took part in the Fermanagh open tennis event.

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