January 16


James Shemilt of the David Lloyd club in Glasgow won the boys' 18 & Under championship at the Scottish Junior Indoor Championships at Scotstoun, Glasgow on Tuesday. The 17 year old beat club-mate and top seed Ewen Lumsden 6-1 6-2 in the final.

There's a record men's singles entry of 45 for the 9th Stewart Milne Group North East Indoor Championships which take place this weekend at Westburn Tennis Centre with the qualifying matches being played this evening (Friday).

Tennis Scotland has added a cosmopolitan element to its Board with the appointment of its new Marketing and Communications Director.

LTA Safeguarding and Protecting in Tennis Workshops. For Coaches and Club Welfare Officers/Volunteers.

The 104th edition of the Australian Open promises to be a thrilling fortnight of top class tennis and the action commences on Monday.

Neils Desein, the holder, has confirmed his entry to the 2016 Scottish Championships which will be played from January 31st to February 7th.

Tennis Scotland is running a series of Clubspark workshops in the week commencing Monday 25th January 2016. These workshops are for club coaches and volunteers who are interested in streamlining their venue management.

Andy Murray will launch his Australian Open campaign against the young German prospect, Alexander Zverev, in the early hours of Tuesday morning (approximately 01:45 GMT). It is the second scheduled match on the Margaret Court Arena.

Andy Murray breezed into the second round of the Australian Open this morning after a comprehensive 6-1 6-2 6-3 success over teenage hotshot, Alexander Zverev.

Colin Fleming and Jocelyn Rae are ready to begin their respective doubles campaigns on day three of the Australian Open.

Jocelyn Rae and Anna Smith claimed a hard-fought 3-6 6-2 7-6(2) win over Chinese pair, Shuai Peng and Chen Liang, to make a memorable start to their women's doubles campaign at the Australian Open.

The Murray brothers will both be in action on day four of the Australian Open in Melbourne.

A rampant Andy Murray has roared into the last 32 of the Australian Open after a thumping 6-0 6-4 6-1 success over Australian, Sam Groth, in just 91 minutes. Older brother Jamie Murray and his playing partner Bruno Soares opened up their doubles campaign at the Australian Open with a routine 6-3 6-4 win over Jonathan Marray and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi.

Day five of the Australian Open will see an all-British clash in the second round of the women's doubles.

East of Scotland LTA seeks to appoint a pro-active, enthusiastic and motivated individual to the post of County Administrator. Working flexibly for an average of 10 – 15 hours per week and reporting directly to the President.

Entries close for the 2016 ITF Scottish Seniors' Open Championships on Wednesday 27th January.

Middle Saturday at the Australian Open will see strong Scottish involvement with Andy Murray, Jamie Murray and Jocelyn Rae all taking to the match court.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares have dismissed Polish duo, Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Jerzy Janowicz, 7-5 6-3 to progress into the last sixteen of the men’s doubles at the Australian Open.

Andy Murray has defeated the tenacious Joao Sousa 6-2 3-6 6-2 6-2 to progress into the second week of the Australian Open.

Jocelyn Rae is in third round women’s doubles action and Ewan Moore will begin his junior boys’ campaign on day seven of the Australian Open in Melbourne.

Jocelyn Rae and Anna Smith's fine run in the Australian Open women's doubles has come to an end at the third round stage. Yung Jan Chan and Hao-Ching Chan dispatched the British pair in straight sets 6-3 6-4.

Jamie and Andy Murray will both be involved in enticing encounters on day eight of the Australian Open as the business end of the tournament comes into view.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares' quest for Australian Open glory remains on course after the pair enjoyed a comprehensive 6-3 6-4 win over Dominic Inglot and Robert Lindstedt in the third round of the men's doubles.

Andy Murray is safely through to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open for the seventh consecutive year after a 6-4 6-4 7-6(4) success over local favourite, Bernard Tomic.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares will take on thirteenth seeds, Raven Klaasen and Rajeev Ram, in the last eight of the men's doubles on what promises to be a ninth day of pulsating action at the Australian Open.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares edged a dramatic third set tiebreak to defeat Raven Klaasen and Rajeev Ram and progress into the semi-finals of the men's doubles at the Australian Open.

The tenth day of action at the Australian Open will see Andy Murray, Jamie Murray and Gordon Reid all involved thanks to Scottish representation remaining strong.

Andy Murray is into his sixth Australian Open semi-final after a 6-3 6-7(5) 6-2 6-3 success against gritty David Ferrer in a typically bruising encounter between two fearsome competitors.

Gordon Reid produced an outstanding performance to oust world number one and top seed, Shingo Kunieda, 6-3 7-6(1) to move into the semi-finals of the wheelchair singles at the Australian Open.

Jamie Murray and Gordon Reid are both involved in semi-final clashes on day eleven of the Australian Open. The pair continue to excel in their respective competitions and remain firmly in the hunt for much-coveted silverware.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares have stormed into the final of the Australian Open men's doubles after an emphatic 6-3 6-1 win over Adrian Mannarino and Lucas Pouille in just 56 minutes.

Gordon Reid is into his first Grand Slam wheelchair singles final after a pulsating 6-3 6-7(6) 9-7 win over Gustavo Fernandez in Melbourne.

The Great British Tennis Weekend will be taking place this year on the 14th/15th May 2016 and 16th/17th July 2016, but this year clubs will be able to run GBTW open days at any time they wish over the course of the spring and summer.

Day twelve of the Australian Open promises to be an exciting affair with Andy Murray and Gordon Reid both involved in hugely-important semi-finals.

Gordon Reid and Shingo Kunieda are into the final of the Australian Open wheelchair men's doubles after a 7-6(3) 6-2 success over Gustavo Fernandez and Joachim Gerard in a rain-interrupted encounter.

Andy Murray had to dig deep and display all his fighting qualities to oust Milos Raonic 4-6 7-5 6-7(4) 6-4 6-2 and take his spot in a fifth Australian Open final.

David Marshall, Tennis Scotland CEO said, “To have three finalists in the same Grand Slam is unprecedented and will be another fantastic catalyst to encourage more people playing tennis, more often. It promises to be a great weekend of tennis”.

It's going to be a bumper weekend of unmissable tennis action as an unprecedented three players from Scotland compete for four Grand Slam titles at the Australian Open.

Gordon Reid is the 2016 Australian Open Champion. He enjoyed the greatest moment of his career by defeating Belgium's Joachim Gerard 7-6(7) 6-4 to win the men's wheelchair singles title.

Gordon Reid and Shingo Kunieda suffered a heart-breaking defeat to top seeds, Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer, in the Australian Open men's wheelchair doubles final.

Jamie Murray is the Australian Open Champion. The Scot, alongside colleague, Bruno Soares, defeated Daniel Nestor and Radek Stepanek 2-6 6-4 7-5 in the men's doubles final.

Andy Murray will contest his fifth Australian Open final against the world number one, Novak Djokovic, on the Rod Laver on Sunday at 08:30(GMT).

Novak Djokovic's reign-supreme continues in Melbourne after defeating Andy Murray 6-1 7-5 7-6(3) to win a record equalling sixth Australian Open title.

 
 

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