Tag "Tennis"

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.

The CI reach Division Four for first time

FOUR of Guernsey’s best players joined forces with their Jersey counterparts to secure a historic Aegon Winter County Cup promotion for the Channel Islands last weekend.

Heather loses match but wins hearts

Tennis - 2015 Wimbledon Championships - Day Five - The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

GUERNSEY'S Heather Watson came within a whisker of one of the great Wimbledon upsets, but was unable to stop Serena Williams' march towards the calendar grand slam.

Watson wows Wimbledon

Tennis - 2015 Wimbledon Championships - Day Five - The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

HEATHER WATSON walked from Wimbledon’s centre court to a standing ovation yesterday evening after a titanic battle with the world number one Serena Williams.

Beat Serena? Is it the impossible dream?

AT SOME time today, on the most famous court in tennis – Centre Court, Wimbledon – Heather Watson could start what will probably be the biggest match of her career.

Golden moments in pool, on court


THREE more golds on day two keep Guernsey in fifth spot in the medals table, but the silver and bronzes flowed our way on day two in the sister isle.

Watson to face Kerber in Miami Open

A SECOND-ROUND clash with world No. 15 Angelique Kerber is Heather Watson’s reward for coming through a gruelling three-set opening match at the Miami Open yesterday.

Bad day all-round for Watson

Tennis - AEGON International - Day Three - Devonshire Park

JUST hours after learning she had dropped five places in the latest world rankings, Monday got even worse for Heather Watson as she was knocked out of the Dubai Tennis Championships.