Tennis: D&G Leagues start next week

20 04 2011

The Tennis Dumfries & Galloway 2011 Men’s and Ladies Doubles leagues season commences on Wednesday 27th April.

The clubs agreed at the Tuesday 19th meeting to change the format for this season. Therefore the matches are now set-up for each player to play 3 matches per night, one match with each of his teammates. All matches will be the first to 8 games and if 7-7 is reached then a first to 7 points tie-break, with 2 points clear will be played.

This year sees Dumfries entering 3 Men’s teams and 2 Ladies teams, Dalbeattie with 1 Men’s team and 2 Ladies, Stewartry CSC (Castle Douglas) and Beechgrove (Moffat) both entering 1 Men’s and 1 Ladies team each.

The first fixtures of the season sees the Men’s defending Champions Dalbeattie play host to Dumfries B with Dumfries A at home to Beechgrove whilst Dumfries C start their season with a trip to Castle Douglas.

In the Ladies league defending champions Dalbeattie A travel to Dumfries B, Dalbeattie B entertain Stewartry CSC and Dumfries A travel up to Moffat to face Beechgrove.

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