Open Finals Day 2021

Last Saturday saw the conclusion of the club’s Open Tournament.

Claire Wiley won her 5th title in a row, defeating Kerry Johnson in 2 sets. In the men’s singles, Mani Penades Fons won his first title at the club defeating Tim Austin 6-3, 6-2.

The ladies doubles was won by Susie Taylor and Lucy Hamilton who defeated Kerry Johnson and Catherine Hartshorn in the only three-setter of the day. Meanwhile, in the men’s doubles, Josh Howell and Tim Austin won their second title in a row, defeating Mani Penades Fons and David Leech.

In the mixed doubles, Kerry Johnson and Tim Austin stepped on court for their third match of the day and defeated Claire Wiley and David Leech.

A BBQ and an England victory were more than a fitting end to a great day of tennis.


Claire Wiley bt Kerry Johnson 6-1 6-3
Mani Penades Fons bt Tim Austin 6-3 6-2
Lucy Hamilton and Susie Taylor bt Kerry and Catherine 7-5 1-6 6-3
Tim Austin and Josh Howell bt Mani Penades Fons and David Leech 7-5 6-2
Tim Austin and Kerry Johnson bt Claire Wiley and David Leech 6-3 6-2