Search

Framlingham Lawn Tennis Tournament to host Suffolk Finals on Thursday

Suffolk star Matt Hough will be in action at Framlingham

Suffolk star Matt Hough will be in action at Framlingham

There’s a chance to see some of the best tennis players in Suffolk in action in Framlingham tomorrow.

The 124th Annual Framlingham Lawn Tennis Tournament and Suffolk Championships are in full swing, and tomorrow is the Suffolk Finals.

The prestigious event at Framlingham College, the second-oldest tennis tournament in the country, is one of the highlights of the county’s sporting year.

The singles events of the Suffolk Finals start at 1.30pm tomorrow, followed by the doubles competitions.

Jez Cowley and Matt Hough, two of the stars of the Suffolk Men’s team which just finished third out of 44 counties in the country, will be in action in the doubles.

Play starts at 10am tomorrow, entry is free and car parking is available. The postcode for the location is IP13 9EY. Play continues on Friday and Saturday, with the latter hosting the Open Finals from 2pm.

Former French Open champion and Wimbledon finalist Christine Janes (nee Truman) is the president of the tournament and her grandchildren are in action his year, making them the third generation of the family to play at Framlingham.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Coastal Scene visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Coastal Scene staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Coastal Scene account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Other popular content

11:35

Hundreds of sixth-formers are discovering their long-awaited A-level grades across east Suffolk following the biggest exam shake-up in a generation.

An aspiring data scientist praised for developing a ground-breaking gadget which predicts pupils’ GCSE results has won a place at a top university to develop the project for real.

The long-serving editor of the East Anglian Daily Times has announced his decision to retire at the end of September.

07:35

Thousands of students in Suffolk and Essex receive their long-awaited A-level results today, with early reports suggesting the region could post an unexpected rise in results amid national concerns over toughened-up reforms and exam “chaos”.

Local weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 22°C

min temp: 16°C

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24