Teenager Wins Men’s Singles

Local boy Ivan, 14, won the LTA Mens Grade 4 singles tournament at St Ann’s Tennis on Saturday.

Second seed Ivan, who has played on the courts at St Ann’s since he was four years old, won the final of the 16 player competition 4-2, 2-4, 10-5 versus Southdown’s Ewan (left). Keon from Badgers won the consolation final 4-0, 4-0.

“This is where I grew up,: said Ivan afterwards.

Thanks to all the players, and tournament host Jimmy Smith

Photos: Neil Stoddart. Please credit Neil Stoddart and St Ann’s Tennis. Thank you.