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Chisholm and Riviere Retain World Doubles Title

They did the unthinkable, but maybe they never had any doubts, Chisholm and Riviere retained their title and won all 5 sets today in the most impressive display of doubles play I have been privileged to see.  For Fahey and Smith it is the tough end of sport and...

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Robert Fahey – MBE

Congratulations from all of Rob’s fellow professionals on his being awarded the MBE in the 2017 New Year’s Honours List.  

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Real Tennis Magazine

This new and exciting magazine is now available by subscription.  The Mission Statement from Bob Rulli, the Publisher and Chief Content Officer says “Our goal is to contribute towards the growth and promotion of our great game internationally for amateur and professionals, juniors, seniors and women. Each issue will...

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British Open 2016 Synopsis Up To Semi’s Completion

The 2016 Neptune British Open singles is the strongest field of any event in recent times. The top 10 world ranked players, plus the 11th, 12th and 13th ranked players 1          Camden Riviere 2          Rob Fahey 3          Steve Virgona 4          Bryn Sayers 5          Tim Chisholm 6          Ben Taylor-Matthews 7         ...

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World Championship Bidding

Details of how to bid for the 2018 World Championship can be read by clicking the image below.  Bids for being the host club in 2018 should be with the IRTPA by the 27th February 2017.  The world championships enters a new era with the new champion, Camden Riviere, defending...

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A Permanent Video Page

There are now three videos on a permanent link which can be found under ‘Tournaments’ in the top menu bar.  More videos will follow in September.  The current videos are : World Challenge Melbourne 2014 World Challenge Newport 2016 of Camden Rivere World Challenge Newport 2016 of Rob Fahey...

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Camden Riviere Honoured By Aiken

Camden Riviere first played this sport as a child in Aiken and he has just been honoured by the town for his massive achievement on becoming the world’s 25th holder of the World Championship. Below is an extract of his play during the challenge match at Newport and the...

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Andrew Lyons

Andrew Lyons is leaving the Queen’s Club where he has worked for the past 25 years. As CEO of the IRTPA I have worked with ‘Drew’ especially since 2004 when he has been the marker of the world championship challenges.  He is one of the most professional of professionals...

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IRTPA UK Professional Doubles 2016

The IRTPA UK Professional doubles is being held at Prested Hall July 8th – 11th. It is hugely exciting to have this tournament back on the calendar and the UK’s top professionals will be gracing the court to battle it out for the title.  This tournament was last run...

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US Pro Singles Playing For The Schochet Cup

  This is the tournament loved by all the players, it attracts the elite players, plus the young up and coming players of the future by running two tournaments.  The format is the same as the IRTPA Championships held in the UK with the main event comprising the top...

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