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Jan 22, 2022

Brown Advisory British Open Singles Championships 2022

Tom Billings beat Ben Cawston in the British Open Final 15/1 10/15 15/7 15/3 15/2 | 4-1

Congratulations to Tom and Ben and a big thank you to our sponsors Brown Advisory

Jan 13, 2022

Amateur Singles and Doubles Championships 2022

Amateur Singles & Doubles Championships 2022
12th - 20th February
The Queen's Club

Sponsored by The Tennis & Rackets Association

Jan 12, 2022

National Fathers & Sons at LTCC

LTCC played host to the National Fathers & Sons over the weekend, with both the level and handicap editions both at full capacity.

Jan 10, 2022

Chetwood Trophy 2022

The Chetwood trophy returned this weekend, and with it the shocked faces of the players when they find out the handicap for their match. It’s always too much, or never enough.

Jan 03, 2022

Save the Real Tennis Court at Middlesex University

We are appealing the decision of the University to close our Real Tennis court. Please click on the link below and sign our petition to save our court! Have your say by leaving your statement in the comments section!

Dec 20, 2021

Under 18 Singles Handicap Tournament 2021

British U18 Handicap Singles 2021

There was an excellent entry of 21 juniors for this year’s Handicap Singles event held at the Wellington court over the weekend of 18th/19th December.

Dec 20, 2021

Under 21 & 24 British Real Tennis Open

Under 21 & 24 British Real Tennis Open Results

15th - 19th December 2021

at Middlesex University Real Tennis Club

Dec 17, 2021

Announcement from MURTC

Four year closure notice to be recommended by the University Executive. MURTC to appeal.

Dec 06, 2021

Field Trophy 2021/22

First Round results

Nov 30, 2021

Farewell to Murray Glover

Murray Glover, a highly accomplished Tennis player and long-standing member of the Royal Tennis Court and the T&RA, died last Friday night November 26 at the age of 88

Nov 25, 2021

T&RA Real Tennis Awards 2021

Paul Weaver was awarded volunteer of the year.

Bertie Vallet was awarded the best junior performance award.

Chris Ronaldson was presented with a lifetime achievement award.

Nov 24, 2021

British Open Doubles Final

Rob Fahey & Nick Howell win the T&RA British Open Doubles Championship, beating Bryn Sayers & Ben Taylor-Matthews 6/5 6/4 6/4

Nov 23, 2021

British Open Singles Final

John Lumley wins the T&RA British Open Championship, beating Ben Taylor-Matthews 4/6 6/4 6/2 6/0

Nov 22, 2021

Amateur Singles Rackets Final

Final this Tuesday 23rd November at 7pm.

The Queen's Club

Nov 08, 2021

Real 10 at Middlesex University

Five stars of the game; namely, Rob Fahey, Bryn Sayers, Ben Taylor-Matthews, Josh Smith and Will Burns battled it out over 10 extraordinary sets played off half-handicap to become the Real 10 champion.

Oct 27, 2021

All Comers

Lord's was delighted to host the 2021 All Comers tournament, two and a half years on from the 2019 tournament. The tournament took place on Saturday 23rd October with four of the UK's leading amateurs on show.

Oct 27, 2021

Manchester Mixed Doubles

Everyone bought into what I'm trying to build regarding mixed doubles and growing the sport.

Oct 26, 2021

Clifton Cup 2021

Ben Cawston retains singles title and regains 2017 doubles title alongside partner Tim Armstrong

Oct 26, 2021

British Open Draws

The British Open Singles and Doubles Draws have been announced.

Oct 11, 2021

World Masters 2022

The final official calendar for the World Masters 2022:

Sep 28, 2021

Category B-G Handicap Tournaments 2021 Final Results

What a fantastic start to the season seeing so many great matches being played after such a long time. Congratulations to all category winners and thank you to all tournament organisers for making these events possible.

Sep 22, 2021

The Lights of Ladakh by RMTC professional Kate Leeming

The Lights of Ladakh is 50-minute film about (RMTC professional) Kate Leeming's Breaking the Cycle in Ladakh expedition – a 1200km cycle over some of the world’s highest mountain passes and a journey to bring light and education to 1100 year-old Ralakung village, the oldest and most remote village in the Zanskar region of the Indian Himalaya.

Sep 16, 2021

Noel Bruce Final 2021

Haileybury beat Winchester 4-2 in the Noel Bruce Final.

Unfortunately due to technical difficulties we were unable to live stream. Full report below.

Sep 14, 2021

Fifty Years Ago today…

On 14 September 1971, Chris Ronaldson was interviewed for the job of Assistant Professional at the Oxford University Tennis Club and started work there less than two hours later. Now the world’s longest-serving professional, he celebrates fifty years in the game.

Sep 10, 2021

Succession of the Chairman

The Board of the T&RA is pleased to announce that Fred Satow will become the next Chair of the Board on the retirement of David Watson following the completion of his term of office.

Sep 07, 2021

T&RA New Brand

You may have noticed a few changes to our website and a refresh to our brand, heres why:

Sep 02, 2021

Noel Bruce Cup 2021

Haileybury beat Winchester in a thrilling Noel Bruce FINAL at the Queen's Club

Jul 23, 2021

Farewell Ian Garside

23.11.39 - 19.7.21

Jul 15, 2021

Farewell Bernard Weatherill

It is with great sadness that I inform you that Bernard Weatherill QC passed away on 15th July peacefully, at home, aged 70.

Mar 22, 2021

Marking 50 Years by Chris Ronaldson

‘Marking 50 Years’ by Chris Ronaldson has been published and is available immediately

Feb 13, 2021

Farewell Sam Beale (1947-2021)

Sam's departure will be felt in Bristol and across the Real Tennis and Rackets community. An inspiration to so many of today's youngsters (as well as the not-so-young).
Jan 20, 2021

Lockdown Book Recommendation

MCC More than a Cricket Club. Real Tennis and other Sports at Lord`s was published in November 2020.
Jan 07, 2021

2021 Rackets Fixtures Update

Fixtures will be updated regularly keeping in line with current Government Guidelines.
Jan 07, 2021

2021 Real Tennis Fixtures Update

Fixtures will be updated regularly keeping in line with current Government Guidelines.
Dec 22, 2020

Farewell Hubert de Gaullier des Bordes

Hubert de Gaullier des Bordes was a Founder of Fontainebleau club and a long standing member of the T&RA.
Oct 29, 2020

British Junior Real Tennis Championships 2020

Congratulations to Max Warner.(Under 12 Winner), Henry Henman (Under 14 Winner), Max Trueman (Under 16 Winner) and William Flynn (Under 18 Winner)