Tag "Heather Watson"

Search is on for our next ambassador

THE search for the Guernsey Press Ambassador of the Year 2016 has begun. Celebrating the endeavours of those who have, through their individual or group efforts, helped take the name of our islands to a wider audience, the accolade is also viewed as ‘the Bailiwick’s Award’. An historic feature of the prestigious Awards for Achievement, the tribute has gone to some of the finest in our community over the years.

Watson finds success in her smile

ON A glorious day for British sport, Heather Watson’s beaming smile as she looked down from the Royal Box clutching the silver challenge trophy was a life lesson for all. For if there is a common bond Guernsey’s finest shares with singles champion Andy Murray, British Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton, and the respective British winners of the singles and doubles wheelchair titles, Gordon Reid and Jordanne Whiley, it is the ability to take a blow, recover and go again. Watson had a dreadful start to the championship. Wasting three match points, she crashed out of the women’s singles in the first round.

Heather Watson: 'I'm no maniac'

Wimbledon 2016 - Day Ten - The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

HEATHER WATSON has broken her silence over the punishment she received for damaging a court at Wimbledon during her first-round women’s singles defeat.

Heather wows at WTA pre-Wimbledon ball

WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party - London

GUERNSEY tennis star Heather Watson was in the spotlight with fellow stars of Wimbledon for the Women’s Tennis Association pre-tournament party in Kensington.

Heather's heroics in vain

Tennis - AEGON Classic 2014 - Day Two - Edgbaston Priory Club

HEATHER WATSON won her singles, but she and Andy Murray were agonisingly beaten in the early hours in Perth to leave Great Britain’s Hopman Cup hopes hanging by a thread yesterday.