The Brockbank trophy final was contested this year by old rivals, Palmerston & Campion. Palmerston hosted the final but found home advantage to be of little use occasion as Campion ran out 4-1 winners.
Eric Worthington Plate Final, which was played at Widnes T.A. last Sunday. Under a one off revised format the hosts beat Liverpool C.C 3/1.
Thanks to the players of both clubs for ensuring that we had a final of some sorts.
Palmerston beat Rainford 5/0 and Campion beat East Wavertree 3/2 in the semi finals. Palmerston will now host the Brockbank final at 2pm this coming Saturday, 2nd September.
For Tuesday 15th:
Palmerston v Mossley Hill
Carlton v Rainford
East Wavertree v Bohemians
Campion v Aughton
Can winning Captains contact Simon Lamble asap with the result please.
Mersey Bowmen hosted Palmerston on a gorgeous day for tennis yesterday in Sefton Park.
Both teams were missing key players but it was the away team who came out on top winning 6-2.
Congratulations to both teams and it was great to see good support for both teams.
Palmerston have announced their annual doubles competition. This year the schedule is
10th September: Men’s Doubles / Ladies Doubles
17th September: Mixed Doubles
The tournaments are open to leagve players aged 16 and over. The idea is to provide a fun and competitive days tennis. To do this a round robin group format is used with shortened matches. This is followed by a knockout stage.
The Tournament is scheduled to start at 11am and should finish by 5, weather permitting. Entry is £10 per couple and this includes a buffet lunch.
“Our tournaments are 2 of the 5 senior open tournaments left in Liverpool. We aim to continue running them every year
But we can only do so with the support of the tennis playing adults in Liverpool – so please find a partner and enter! “
To enter either email firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet @palmerstonltc.
Congratulations to Mersey Bowmen and Palmerston who will play in the Fairlawn final.
Could Clubs please now check their first round Brockbank opponents and venue.The top named club will be at home in round 1 with ties to be played on Tuesday 8th of August.
Mossley Hill v Liverpool CC
Rainford v Widnes TA
Ruskin v Carlton
Mersey Bowmen v East Wavertree
Bohemians v Eccleston Park
Campion v Blundellsands
Aughton v Waterloo
Good Luck to all
The latest information on the draws for the Fairlawn and the Brockbank Tournaments can be found by clicking on the links below.
Also, tomorrow is the last date for entry into the Liverpool Parks Tournament. If you are wanting to give it go, the entry details can be found by clicking here.
The 2017 Parks Tennis Tournament takes place on the new dates of 9th – 14th July on the new outdoor courts at Liverpool Tennis Centre. All adults, junior and veteran players are invited to compete in singles and doubles events against players from across the Merseyside area.
All entries need to be made on an offcial entry form (click here) or on the LTA website at https://www3.lta.org.uk/Competitions/Competition/?ctn=1-9LI5F2S before the deadline of Monday 3rd July. There are no scheduled fixtures in the Liverpool & District Group League during the tournament.