Nottinghamshire Junior County Championships 2018

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Held at the County Ground in the Park Estate.

Monday 27th August to Saturday 1st September


12yr old Phoenix Weir from Bingham won two singles titles at last week’s Nottinghamshire  County Championships tennis tournament, beating Daniel Wright  6-4 6-3 in the 14 & under boys singles final & Puneet Sunner 6-2 6-3 in the 16 & under boys’ singles final. Phoenix, who trains at David Lloyd Aspley & Loughborough University is ranked number 5 in the country in his age category. He also teamed up with his brother Indy to take the 12 & under boys doubles title beating Freddie Booth and Tiger Chin 6-1 6-1 in the final.


Mia Wainwright won the 14 & under girls’ final beating Olivia Corfe 10-7 in a 3rd set match tie-break and the 12 & under title winning 3 matches in a round robin box of 4 girls. She partnered Liana Sharratt-  Blanksby from Mansfield to win the 12 & under girls doubles title.

11 year old Liana also went on to win the 16 & under girls singles title following a very tense 3rd set match tie break against Jessica Spencer.

Jessica Spencer won both the 14 & under and 18 & under girls finals with Olivia Corfe and the 16 & under girls final with Millie Wileman.

Daniel Wright also won three doubles finals. 14 & under title with Puneet Sunner, and both 16 & under and 18 & under with Tom Utton.


In the mini tennis section, Hugo Dunn beat Jasper Riley in the 10 & under boys final, Daniel Meins took the 9 & under mixed singles title, with Elijah Killen-Smith winning the 8 & under final. The 10 & under boys doubles was won by Charlie Brown & Hugo Dunn and the 9 & under doubles title by Evan Lam & Nathan Chita


Joel Hemmings beat Jack McLachlan 6-2 6-2 to win the 18 & under boys singles and the Mens’ Singles title was won by Carl Saxby from Mansfield. Carl who coaches at Woodthorpe TC, beat Alex Wood 6-1 6-1 in the last final of the day.



Other results were;

10&U Girls Singles; Sophie Lager bt Mia Righton.

12&U Boys Singles; Connor Green bt Johnny Lees.

12&U Mixed Doubles; Tiger Chin/Naomi Szczur bt Freddie Booth/Poppy Cullen.

14&U Mixed Doubles; Rhys Biro-Moore/Annabel bt Tiger Chin/Mia Wainwright.

16&U Mixed Doubles; Kade Straker-Meads/Millie Wileman bt Tom Utton/Jessica Spencer.

18&U Girls Singles; Anna Kirk bt Sophie Cassidy-De-Falco.



The trophies were presented by Nottinghamshire LTA president Chris Walker and the event was sponsored by John Pye Auctions.


Andy Bradley, tournament referee.



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Nottingham NG7 1AE
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