COVID 19 Level 3 Restrictions
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday morning club doubles competitions are suspended under level 3 COVID restrictions. All junior and adult coaching sessions are also cancelled. Members are free to organise singles matches and doubles matches while maintaining all Government guidelines. Restricted use of the clubhouse is also in operation and members should use their own hand sanitiser or avail of the clubs, placed at the clubhouse door and at the entrance to courts 3 and 4.
Senior Autumn Singles Leagues
The ladies’ and men’s autumn leagues commenced last week. Des Windsor Mc Glynn is the early pace setter in Group A with three wins to his credit. Sai Palada was also a winner last week while Yvonne Walsh achieved two wins in Group C of the ladies’ league. Matches are the best of three tiebreak sets, the third may be a champion’s tiebreak, first to 10 and winning by 2. All matches to be completed by mid-November, with no walk overs allowed.
Ladies’ Singles Autumn League
Group 1: Lisa Brennan, Julie Costello, Anna Walsh, Stephane Kenny, Evgeniya Yurchanko
Group 2: Orla Kinahan, Rose Costello, Anne Dooley, Mary Jo O’ Farrell, Sine Mcfarlane,
Group 3: Mary O’ Neill, Yvonne Walsh, Amie Maher, Melanie Whyte, Loretto Lee, Carmel Hayes
Group 4: Martina Hardiman, Lola Fernandez Palos, Sinead Reidy, Noreen Morris,
Group 5: Louise Costello, Maree Brennan, Natasha Shine, Rosemary Thorpe
Group 6: Madhu Bhyrraju, Sarah Seoige, Corona Grennan, Hilary Flynn
Men’s Singles Autumn League
Group 1: Sean Raftery, Des Windsor Mc Glynn, Peter Agbanobi, George Bodor, David Manser, Rob Kearney,
Group 2: John Galvin, Richard Frank, Sai Palada, Kieran Mc Carthy, Conor Jones, Jerome Clarke, Tim Clarke
Group 3: Dave Costello, Cathal Kenny, Marek Rose, John Cooney, Jerome Schuwey
Group 4: Pat Conway, John Bray, Kieran Mc Nally, David Walsh, George Jebaraj, Varum Roa
Group 5: Benny Magennis, John Hannon, Eamon Maher, Brian Menton, Joe Dalby, Jan Groenendijk
Group 6: Vijyant Singh, Michael Doheny, Andres Leal, Joe Butler, Sean Reidy, Barry O’ Shea
Men’s Autumn Doubles League
This league continued last Monday with Viking George Bodor and Sai Palada gaining four points each. Rob Kearney and Marek Rose were runners up and were awarded three points each. Sean Raftery and Fergus Groenendijk were two point achievers. Partnerships John Galvin and Benny Maginess, Des Windsor Mc Glynn and Dave Costello, Peter Agbanobi and John Hannon and Jan Groenendijk collected the minimum each. This league is suspended for the present as mentioned above.
Moate’s Invitation Mixed Doubles
Julie Costello and Richard Frank overcame Carmel Hayes and Keith Mc Kiernan in the final of Moate’s inaugural invitational mixed doubles competition last week. This successful tournament was organised by Carmel and Jimmy Raleigh and they are already planning next year’s event.