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The Royal Melbourne Tennis Club
133 Years
8 April 2015 Weekly News
Head Professional: Frank Filippelli (pros@rmtc.com.au (mailto:pros@rmtc.com.au) )
Editor: Helen Pritchard
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KEY DATES:

APRIL
* 11 Young Members (U35) Tournament Youth Committee
* 11-18 Bathurst Cup (in Hobart) Owen Guest
* 14 D Special Pennant Pros
* 16 A Grade Pennant Pros
* 25 Anzac Day Trophy F Hewson

MAY
* 6 AGM and Trophy Presentations at 6pm
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SOCIAL COMMITTEE
Julie Baker

Bathurst Cup 2015

The Bathurst Cup starts next week in Hobart.

The Bathurst is the Davies Cup of real tennis, with UK, US, France and ourselves participating teams. Australia is being captained by our own Mike Happell with Kieran Booth, Bret Richardson, Julian Snow, Hilton Booth and Pete Boyles as the team. It is played every two years and rotates between the four participating nations.

This year Hobart is hosting and will be streaming the matches live. The link is www.youtube.com/HobartRealTennisClub and the schedule of play is listed below

All matches will be streamed into the Club on our big screen and you are welcome to come in and watch. On Thursday,16 April at 6pm, there is one of the finals for singles and some light finger food will be provided. Please sign up on the sheet in the proshop.

BATHURST CUP TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

Tournament Matches

Monday 13 April – Tournament Day 1
10:30 am – USA v Great Britain – Singles
1:00 pm – USA v Great Britain – Singles
3:30 pm – France v Australia – Singles
6:00 pm – France v Australia – Singles

Tuesday 14 April – Tournament Day 2
11:00 am – USA v Great Britain – Doubles
2:00 pm – France v Australia – Doubles

Wednesday 15 April – Tournament Day 3
10:30 am – USA v Great Britain – Singles
1:00 pm – USA v Great Britain – Singles
3:30 pm – France v Australia – Singles
6:00 pm – France v Australia – Singles

Thursday 16 April – Tournament Day 4
10:30 am – Play Off 3 & 4 – Singles
1:00 pm – Play Off 3 & 4 – Singles
3:30 pm – Final – Singles
6:00 pm – Final – Singles

Friday 17 April – Tournament Day 5
12 noon – Play Off 3 & 4 – Doubles
3:00 pm – Final – Doubles

Saturday 18 April – Tournament Day 6
9:00 am – Play Off 3 & 4 – Singles
11:30 am – Play Off 3 & 4 – Singles
2:00 pm – Final – Singles
4:30 pm – Final – Singles
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ADMINISTRATION
Helen Pritchard

Members please note that mail will be put on the table outside the committee room on the mezzanine level. As this is building up, could you please check for mail when you are next in the club. Thank you.

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