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Tennis Shropshire chair Simon Jones believes there is much for the county’s tennis community to be proud of after Keith Smith and Alex Cleland both made the top three in their categories at a prestigious national awards ceremony.
Shropshire’s trio of regional winners in the LTA Tennis Awards will find out later this month if they are also national winners at a virtual ceremony presented by Great Britain Davis Cup captain Leon Smith.
Tennis clubs across Shropshire have seen membership numbers rise since the sport was given the green light to resume in May.
Tribute has been paid to Shropshire’s Cathie Sabin OBE, the LTA’s first female president, who was was an inspiration and a friend to many.
A rising tennis star from Ellesmere College has been awarded a prestigious accolade marking her outstanding sporting achievements.
Shropshire’s Bob Higgins has been recognised for his long service to tennis with a prestigious award from the LTA.
Shropshire tennis has been impressively recognised with a trio of regional winners in this year’s prestigious Lawn Tennis Association Awards.
Dean King, Dave Parry and John Alexander enjoyed that winning feeling as they were crowned champions at Tennis Shropshire's Senior Singles Championship.
The Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament has been postponed after the International Tennis Federation suspended all events until April 20.
Both Shropshire teams underlined their potential with encouraging performances which impressed their captains at the LTA’S 18U County Cup.
Shrewsbury will be in the national spotlight when professional tennis returns to the town this month - with BBC cameras covering the Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament.
Shropshire tennis player Jordan Evans will be playing his longest and toughest ever game next week - for 24 hours.