July 16


Photo - Scottish Junior 18U Champion, Christopher Edge

Christopher Edge and Hannah McColgan were crowned the new Scottish 18 & Under junior champions when the 2016 Scottish Championships concluded at Craiglockhart, Edinburgh today.

On a jam-packed middle Saturday at Wimbledon, Andy Murray, Jocelyn Rae, Ali Collins and Aidan McHugh will all be involved in an exciting day of action.

Andy Murray is safely through to the second week of Wimbledon for a tenth time after a 6-3 7-5 6-2 win over gritty Australian, Jon Millman, under the Centre Court roof and in front of a star-studded Royal Box.

For just the fourth time in history, there will be play on Wimbledon middle Sunday, and Jamie Murray, Jocelyn Rae and Ali Collins will all hope to get their respective matches completed.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares were made to wait for a few days before playing their second round men's doubles match but it took them just sixty-eight minutes to defeat Diego Schwartzman and Federico Delbonis on people's Sunday at Wimbledon.

The action will intensify at Wimbledon today when Andy Murray, Jamie Murray, Colin Fleming, Jocelyn Rae, Maia Lumsden and Ewan Moore all strive to maintain involvement in their respective competitions.

Ewan Moore has recorded his first win at Junior Grand Slam level with a comfortable 6-2 6-3 success over Turkey's Ergi Kirkin in the opening round of the boys' event at Wimbledon.

Andy Murray produced a majestic display to dispatch the mercurial Nick Kyrgios 7-5 6-1 6-4 and ease into his ninth Wimbledon quarter-final.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares will complete their mammoth third round men's doubles match today while Ewan Moore and Aidan McHugh will also have an involvement in Day 8 action.

The 2016 Scottish Junior Closed Championships began yesterday at Strathgryffe Tennis & Squash Club in Houston, Renfrewshire.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares have edged a fierce and prolonged scrap with Michael Venus and Mate Pavic 6-3 7-6(3) 4-6 4-6 16-14 to make it into the last eight of the men's doubles at Wimbledon.

Second seed, Ulises Blanch, has defeated Ewan Moore 6-2 7-6(6) in the second round of the boys' event at Wimbledon.

The Murray brothers will both be involved in quarter-final clashes today against French opposition in their respective competitions at Wimbledon.

The 12 & Under and 16 & Under events concluded at the Scottish Junior Closed Championships at Strathgryffe Tennis & Squash Club on Wednesday.

Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin have inflicted a heartbreaking 6-4 6-4 6-7(11) 6-7(1) 10-8 defeat on Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares in the quarter-finals of the men's doubles at Wimbledon.

Andy Murray once again highlighted his unquenchable desire to win when he defeated the powerful Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6(10) 6-1 3-6 4-6 6-1 in a nerve-shredding encounter in the quarter-finals of Wimbledon.

Gordon Reid will launch his men's wheelchair singles campaign at Wimbledon today against Frenchman, Nicolas Peifer.

Gordon Reid has made the perfect beginning to his Wimbledon men's wheelchair campaign after a comfortable 6-3 6-4 success over Frenchman, Nicolas Peifer.

Andy Murray and Gordon Reid will both look to secure final spots as Wimbledon heads towards a thrilling climax this weekend.

Edinburgh's Alexandra Hunter has battled through to the semi-final of the Nike Junior International being played this week at the Craiglockhart Sports Centre in the capital.

Both of Scotland's qualifying teams were drawn away from home when the draws for the Aegon Team Tennis national playoff matches were made last week at the NTC in London.

Gordon Reid is into the inaugural Wimbledon men's wheelchair singles final after an outstanding 7-6(9) 6-4 success over second seed, Joachim Gerard.

Gordon Reid and British partner, Alfie Hewett, are into the Wimbledon men's wheelchair doubles final after an impressive 6-3 6-2 win over Joachim Gerard and Gustavo Fernandez.

Andy Murray will contest a third Wimbledon final on Sunday after producing a top class display to convincingly defeat Tomas Berdych 6-3 6-3 6-3.

Scotland's Alexandra Hunter winning run came to a disappointing end on the penultimate day of the Nike Junior International in Edinburgh.

Aberdeen's Jason Alexander continued his run of good form when he added the boys' 18 & Under singles title to the 16 & Under won earlier in the week.

Gordon Reid and his British colleague, Alfie Hewett, will today take on top seeds, Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer, for the Wimbledon men's wheelchair doubles title.

After a thrilling final, Gordon Reid and Alfie Hewett are the 2016 Wimbledon men's wheelchair doubles champions.

Scottish Junior Closed Championships The 2016 Scottish Junior Closed Championships ended on Saturday with the 8 & Under competition and the final stages of the 10 & Under championships being played at Strathgryffe Tennis & Squash Club.

Two Scots, Andy Murray and Gordon Reid, will be in pursuit of Wimbledon singles glory in their respective competitions on an unmissable final day of action.

Gordon Reid became the 2016 Wimbledon men's wheelchair singles champion today - the inaugural Wimbledon men's wheelchair winner.

Andy Murray has done it again

Top seed Maria Budin is the 2016 Nike Junior International girls champion with a straight sets 7-5 6-0 final win over Warwickshire's Lillian Mould in Edinburgh on the final day of the 2016 Nike Junior International.

Hot on the heels of arguably the most successful day in the history of tennis in Scotland with both Andy Murray and Gordon Reid lifting Wimbledon singles titles within the space of a few hours, families and friends across the country are set to go tennis crazy this weekend (16th and 17th July) with the summer's second free 'Great British Tennis Weekend' smashing into town.

With the profile of disability tennis at an all-time high, mainly thanks to the Wimbledon heroics of Wheelchair singles and doubles champion Gordon Reid, one Scottish tennis club has partnered with their local authority to offer a comprehensive programme aimed at encouraging increased participation.

Tennis Scotland is delighted to announce that the 6 attendees on the recent Tennis Scotland Referee Development Group have all passed!

East of Scotland men's team was top Scotland's performer as the 2016 Aegon County Cup concluded on Friday at venues throughout Great Britain.

Judy Murray's Tennis on the Road, an initiative to inspire more people to get into the game of tennis, will be bouncing into Craiglockhart Tennis Centre on 5 August from 10-11.30a.m., bringing tennis to a whole new generation of children.

 
 

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