MLTC Newsletter – Round 1 Badge Results 2024

Manly Lawn Tennis Club Newsletter – Round 1 Badge Results 2024

MTC Contact

Members please note there is only one phone number to contact the Manly Tennis Centre if you wish to ring them to make court bookings it is 9977 6023.

The second phone number has been disconnected it was 9977 3159 please update your contact.

New Bar Person

Please welcome Sarah our new young bar assistant, she started last week and will be serving drinks to all over the Badge season.


Men’s Div 1  Manly 1 def Tennis World 5-3
The team got off to a winning start. Sean/Andrew won 3 sets and Sven/Justin 2 sets.
Men’s Div 2  Manly 2 lost to Neutral Bay 1 7-1
The 2 Steve’s won 1 set . Jono / Todd no sets.
Neutral Bay is a former Div 1 team and is very strong.
Men’s Div 4 Manly 3 def Neutral Bay 7-1
Dan Baxter made a great start to his Badge career at Manly by teaming up
with Jon Corney to win 4 sets easily.Mike /Fernando won 3 sets to complete an easy win.
Men’s Div 6 Manly 4 def Mosman 5-2
Shishir/Gavin won 3 sets and were leading 5-0 in the 4th set when time ran out.
Stefan/Geoff won 2 sets.
Men’s Div 7 Manly 5 lost away to Royal Sydney 8-0
Tom Hugo Peter and James were outplayed by the lawn tennis specialists.
Men’s Div9 Manly 6 def Killara 8-0
Graham/Denis and Richard Goulding/Andrew Longfellow both won 4 sets in an easy win.
Men’s Division 11  Manly 7 lost away to Sydney Uni 5-3
Barnaby/Dave won 3 sets Warwick/Tony lost 2 tiebreakers in a very close result.
Men’s Division 12. Manly 8 def Marrickville away 5-2
Ray Dummett/ Glen won 3 sets Peter Butcher/Ray Dalgairns won 2 sets
A good win away at Marrickville and afterwards the guys were able to console Albo who lost his 4 sets on an adjoining court. His Rabbitohs Team lost also.
Next Saturday our Women’s 2 and Men’s 2 Teams both play home matches.


Overall a fantastic start to the season.
Congratulations to all teams playing last weekend, with 8 out of 12 teams playing having convincing wins.
Div 1 Manly Ladies 1
Played a tough first round match defeated 6-2 by Strathfield Sports Club.
Bryanne and Nicola winning 2 sets and Carli and Ruby narrowly losing in two tiebreakers.
Div 2 Manly Ladies 2
Had a brilliant match against the Eastern Suburbs 1, Div 2 runners up from last year winning 7-1.
Emily and Carolina winning all 4 sets, and Kirsten and Tuila winning three, narrowly losing one in a tiebreaker.
Div 3 Manly Ladies 3
Also another brilliant result against Eastern Suburbs winning 7-1. Christine and Penny winning 4 sets, and Larissa and Kate winning 3.
Div 4 
Manly Ladies 4, cruised by with a Bye last weekend.
Manly Ladies 5
Another huge result with the team winning 7-1 against Sydney University LTC .
Big Congratulations to our two youngest Badge players Jada and Rose, who teamed with Suellen and Sally in their debut match.
Suellen and Rose winning all 4 sets, and Jada and Sally winning 3.
Thursday Badge kicks off this Thursday so stay tuned in for their results.

Best wishes,


MLTC Secretary