Entries by Rob Muir

Badge Score Board: Round 12

Badge Results Rd 12 Jun-29 Ladies Grade Result Score Position Manly 1 1.1 Lost 3-5 6 Manly 2 1.2 Lost 1-7 6 Mens Grade Result Score Position Manly 1 1.1 Lost 2-6 1 Manly 2 1.3 Lost 4-4 1 Manly 3 1.4 Won 5-2 4 Manly 4 2.1 Lost 3-5 5 Manly 5 2.2 Lost […]

Badge Results Round-11

Badge Results Round 11 Not a good weekend for our Badge Teams with only 3 winners! Since there only 3 rounds to go, all points/set are vital. Badge Results Round 11 Ladies 1.1 Won 6-2 away at Longueville. This good win puts the ladies only a few points now from the top 4. Yvonne/Julia won […]

Badge Score Board: Round 11

Badge Results Rd 11 Jun-22 Ladies Grade Result Score Position Manly 1 1.1 Won 6-2 5 Manly 2 1.2 Lost 0-8 6 Mens Grade Result Score Position Manly 1 1.1 Lost 3-5 1 Manly 2 1.3 Won 5-3 1 Manly 3 1.4 Won 5-3 4 Manly 4 2.1 Bye 4 Manly 5 2.2 Lost 3-5 […]

Playing tennis can increase life expectancy by 10 years

Playing tennis could increase life expectancy by a decade, according to an ongoing cardiovascular study. The Copenhagen City Heart Study has examined people over a 25-year period and evaluated improvements in life expectancy through participation in various sports and leisure-time activities. In total, 8577 participants were examined for all-cause mortality between 10 October 1991 and […]

Badge Results Round-10

Badge Results Round 10 Our top 4 Mens Teams all had strong wins on Saturday to maintain their positions in the top 4 in their grades.  All the other teams suffered losses. With 4 rounds to go all points are vital now.  Lots of our affluent members are away on their Europe sojourns so a lot […]

Badge Score Board: Round 10

Badge Results Rd 10 Jun-15 Ladies Grade Result Score Position Manly 1 1.1 Lost 0-8 7 Manly 2 1.2 Lost 2-5 2 Mens Grade Result Score Position Manly 1 1.1 Won 5-3 1 Manly 2 1.3 won 5-3 1 Manly 3 1.4 Won 5-3 4 Manly 4 2.1 Won 5-3 4 Manly 5 2.2 Lost […]

Badge Results Round-9

Badge Results No Badge last weekend but a great result at Paris for Ash Barty and Australian tennis. She continues on the tradition of small Aussie tennis players in height but big in talent and heart.  As were Evonne Cawley, Ken Rosewall and Rod Laver. There will be lots more wins in store for Ash. BADGE […]

Ash Barty: Newest Family Member

Ashleigh Barty (born 24 April 1996) is an Australian professional tennis player and former cricketer. She is the top-ranked Australian in both women’s singles and doubles, and has been ranked as high as No. 2 in singles and No. 5 in doubles by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA). Barty has won five singles titles and ten doubles titles on the WTA […]

Barty earns Roland Garros final berth with wild win over Anisimova | TENNIS.com

The momentum swings were mind-boggling, but given it was both their first Grand Slam semifinals, it’s hard to blame either player for any mental desertions and strategy struggles. When all was said and done, Barty played the cleaner match for the longer period, with 40 winners to Anisimova’s 41 errors. Barty got off to a flawless start, winning 12 […]