Five members of the Maresfield Ladies Tennis Team, from the left, are Aziza Aubin, Jane Lavender, Elspeth Griffiths, Kyria Dunford, and Evie Kilsby.

Tennis – Maresfield ladies end superb season

Maresfield Ladies Tennis Team ended a superb season in the South East (South) Regional Team Tennis league with another victory, this time against Queens Club.

The team has lost only once all season and they finished as runners-up in the league to Roehampton, above the likes of the Wimbledon Club, Queens, and Campden Hill, and Connaught.

The players who chalked up the amazing achievement against against much bigger clubs were Aziza Aubin, Kyria Dunford, Emily Gordon, Elspeth Griffiths, Evelyn Kilsby, Jane Lavender, and Kate Smith.

Results of club singles and doubles tournaments

Maresfield Tennis Club’s annual championships were held on a scorching day, Saturday, June 30.

The singles started early to avoid the worst of the heat.

Jason Hartnoll and Chris Spiller played a very close, hard-fought match which was a re-run of the 2017 final.

Chris just came out on top, winning a tight championship tiebreak 10-8 after the first two sets were shared one all.


Jason Hartnoll and Chris Spiller who played in the final of the singles tournament at Maresfield Tennis Club. Chris came out on top.

The two doubles divisions were contested by 13 pairs, adults and juniors alike, with Jason winning one division playing with Amir Pinto and beating Kyria Dunford, and Tommy Caldwell in the final, and Roger Critchley and Lawrence Nickolls winning the other division, beating Sammy Barnes and James Davey in that final.

The club said thank you to all who attended and to Le Tennis for their help and enthusiasm in putting on the event.


Some of the participants in the doubles tournament at Maresfield Tennis Club.


Doubles tournament winners and runners-up.

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