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Finals Eve

–The finals are tomorrow – should be a good day –Yeah – two pints please – hard to call the games — I’d call them tough, but I suppose that’s where you want to be. –Having it tough? Don’t know about that now. –No no I mean having to test yourself, you know pushing yourself,…

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Moving Week

“Its called moving week”“Seriously?”“Yes, Seriously”,I regard the comment with caution and try not to laugh, but it makes sense, the business end of the championships is upon us,  moves are made or stopped in their tracks. It feels pretty ruthless – maybe Clane Tennis Club has a steelier underbelly then I had given it credit…

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A week in

“The draw, when is the draw out”.”It’ll be out Monday, yeah Monday maybe about 9″”Grand, We’ll be down then”And so it begins. The entries are in, singles, doubles, mixed. Lists are made, seedings debated, numbers drawn, the crowd awaits. Mixed doubles, then the mens and womens doubles, finally the men and womens singles are called. Some…

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