News from Rainford Tennis Club
John Machin retains Men's Singles title in Rainford Tennis Tournament(August 14, 2010)
|John Machin has retained his Men’s Singles title in the Rainford Tennis Club Tournament. |
The defending champion won his match against youngster Conor Porteus winning in three sets by the scoreline 6-4, 5-7, 10-8.
Conor Porteus made up for his disappointment by winning his next match in the Boy’s Singles Final, winning 6-2, 7-6 against Sam Sheen, in front of a packed crowd on finals day at the Jubilee Recreation Ground.
There was a double for Porteus who went on to win the Boy’s Doubles with Joe Machin, winning 6-2, 6-0 against Jack Chisnall and Nick Power.
Krystal Connar retained her Girls Singles title against first-time finalist, Lara Kirwin, winning 6-2, 6-4. Connar and Larissa Box also won the Girls Doubles for the second year in a row.The final match of the day was the Men’s Doubles Final, which saw four members of the 'Green Army', Rainford’s promotion winning team, battling it out for the silverware.
After a dramatic match, Andrew Corish and Simon Webster lifted the silverware with a 7-6, 7-6 victory over Rob Jones and Jamie McCafferty.
View all the scores from the Rainford Tennis Tournament