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British Stars Join the Line Up at Nature Valley Open

British Stars Join the Line Up at Nature Valley Open

A host of British Tennis stars have been announced as part of the main draw for the Nature Valley Open, a British Tennis event, which begins at the Nottingham Tennis Centre this weekend. Davis Cup winner James Ward has been awarded a wild card alongside fellow Brits Alex Ward and George Loffhagen, while Dan Evans […]

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Boulter and Taylor Handed Wild Cards for Nature Valley Open

Boulter and Taylor Handed Wild Cards for Nature Valley Open

Two of British Tennis’ brightest young prospects, Katie Boulter and Gabriella Taylor, have been handed wildcards for the Nature Valley Open in Nottingham, which gets under way this weekend.East Midlands tennis star and former British junior No.1 Boulter made her Fed Cup debut in February as part of the Great Britain squad that reached the […]

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Multiple Champion Sam Stosur to Play at Nature Valley Open

Multiple Champion Sam Stosur to Play at Nature Valley Open

Singles, Doubles and Mixed Major tournament winner Sam Stosur has been awarded a wild card for the Nature Valley Open in Nottingham which gets under way this weekend. Qualifying for the British Tennis event at the Nottingham Tennis Centre begins on Saturday with the first round of the main draw starting on Monday.  Former Australian […]

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Nottingham & Leeds Set for ITU World Triathlon Double This Week

Nottingham & Leeds Set for ITU World Triathlon Double This Week

Triathlon is set to take over this week with two ITU World Triathlon Series races taking place, both of which offer free live spectating opportunities and will feature live on the BBC. Thursday is the turn of Nottingham to host the Accenture World Triathlon Mixed Relay followed by Sunday’s individual races at the AJ Bell […]

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Jay Clarke Handed Wildcard for Nature Valley Open in Nottingham

Jay Clarke Handed Wildcard for Nature Valley Open in Nottingham

Teenage British tennis star Jay Clarke has been handed a wildcard for the Nature Valley Open which takes place in Nottingham next month. Derby-born Clarke is one of the brightest young British talents and is no stranger to the Nottingham Tennis Centre after receiving a wildcard for last year’s tournament. Clarke said: “I am really […]

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Olympian Adlington puts out call for individuals to join her team at upcoming triathlon

Olympian Adlington puts out call for individuals to join her team at upcoming triathlon

Double Olympic Swimming Gold medallist, Rebecca Adlington is searching for two individuals to join her National Lottery Relay team for the Accenture World Triathlon Mixed Relay Nottingham next month. Mansfield-born Adlington will captain the trio and take to the water to complete a 750m swim in the River Trent before her teammates cycle 18km and […]

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Sela and Broady in the draw for Nature Valley Open

Sela and Broady in the draw for Nature Valley Open

Two-time champion Dudi Sela will return to defend his Nature Valley Open title in Nottingham next month and will be joined by Great Britain Davis Cup player Liam Broady. The ATP Challenger tournament will take place June 9 – 17 at Nottingham Tennis Centre. Broady, 24, made his Davis Cup debut for Great Britain earlier […]

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