News Archive, Month: March 2013

Zambia IDEALS Project

Bath Half Marathon – Zambia IDEALS Project

18 March 2013

Team Bath would like to give their deepest thanks to the team who gave sweat, tears and a lot of effort to complete the run at the Bath Half Marathon on Sunday 3 March 2013; as well as raising such a huge sum of money along the way for the Zambia IDEALS Project, such a valuable cause! Please read the report and see the individuals who ran on the day.


Hopton wins England under-17 singles title

18 March 2013

Team Bath’s Jess Hopton is the new Under 17 English National Badminton Champion after capturing the title at the weekend. Hopton, who was seeded 5/8 for the championships, took gold with a 21-17, 14-21, 24-22 final win over Ira Banerjee. She had to do it the hard way, beating second seed Tsui-Yee Lau and joint third seed Lydia Powell en route to the title. Hopton just missed out on a repeat performance in the women’s...

Whybourn wins doubles title

Team Bath’s unseeded Whybourn wins women’s doubles title

17 March 2013

Team Bath-MCTA’s Lisa Whybourn teamed up with Germany’s Nicola Geuer to take the Aegon GB Pro-Series women’s doubles title at the University of Bath’s Sports Training Village this weekend. The unseeded duo recorded a straight sets win over Viktorija Golubic and Julia Kimmelman, a Swiss–German combination in the final by 6-3,6-4. 21 year-old Whybourn, who is ranked in the world’s top 300 as a singles player, and Geuer also played an unseeded pair in the...

Match Report Hockey > MHL TB v Whitchurch

17 March 2013

Match Report: Mens Hockey League – West Conference (Men) Fixture:  Team Bath Buccaneers v Whitchurch Date: Sunday 17 March 2013 Score:  TBB 5-0 Whitchurch Venue: Millfield Hockey Centre Steet Team Bath Buccs produced a five-star performance on Sunday, defeating Welsh side Whitchurch 5-0 at Millfield School. Whitchurch have been a bogey side for Jody Paul’s Buccaneers in recent years and the result avenges the 2-1 defeat they suffered in Cardiff back in November. Buccs took...

Match Report Hockey > WWL Premier Division Firebrands 2nd v TBB

16 March 2013

Match Report:  West Womens League Premier Division Fixture:  Firebrands 2nds v Team Bath Buccaneers Date:  Saturday 16 March 2013 Score:  Firebrand 2nds 1-0 TBB Venue   Failand Sports Ground Bristol Another disappointing day for Team Bath Buccs ladies 1st X1 who travelled away to play Firebrands who were fighting for points to avoid relegation. Both teams started the first half in a very scrappy way with no real hockey being played just continual fouls breaking momentum...

British victory in opening final of Pro-Series Bath tennis

15 March 2013

There was British success in the first final of the Aegon GB Pro-Series Bath competition, with Lewis Burton and Dan Evans taking the men’s doubles title at the Sports Training Village this afternoon (Friday). The British pair beat Jan Minar of the Czech Republic and Marek Semjan of Slovakia on a champions’ tie break in the final. Minar and Semjan had edged the opening set at the University of Bath by 7-5, before the British...

Richard Gabb

Brits to battle for men’s doubles title today

15 March 2013

Britain’s hopes in the first final of the Aegon GB Pro-Series Bath competition rest on the shoulders of four seeds Lewis Burton and Dan Evans. The GB pairing tackle the unseeded Jan Minar of the Czech Republic and Marek Semjan of Slovakia in the men’s doubles final at the University of Bath Sports Training Village later today (Friday). Admission to watch the event is free. For an order of play and draw sheets go to...

First final places up for grabs in today’s tennis

14 March 2013

The first semi-finals of the Aegon GB Pro-Series Bath event get underway at the University of Bath later today (Thursday) as the men’s doubles pairs battle it out for places in Friday’s final. The action, on the indoor courts at the Sports Training Village, starts today at 10.30am and admission to watch is free. There is plenty of British interest in the men’s doubles semis, with Dan Smethurst and Alex Ward taking on Jan Minar...

Butler and Agarwal Russia G3 Doubles win March 2013

ITF Junior Boy’s Doubles Title

12 March 2013

Samm Butler and Aman Agarwal win ITF Junior Boy's Doubles Title - the Almetievsk Open, Russia. Butler, 17 and Agarwal, 16, paired up as top seeds for the week, they took the final by beating #2 local seeds Galyamoz and Mosgovey who defaulted in the second set at 1-3 after Butler and Agarwal won a close tie break to take the first set. R1  Kharchenko & Mokrousov 6-4 6-4 QF  Bagdasaryan & Salbiev 4-6 6-4...

Match Report Hockey > MHL Guildford v TBB

10 March 2013

Match Report: Mens Hockey League – West Conference (Men) Fixture: Guildford v Team Bath Buccaneers Date and time: Sunday 10 March 2013 Score:  1-1 Venue: Broadwater School Buccs put a serious dent in Guildford's West Conference title hopes on Sunday, holding them to a 1-1 draw. After last week's defeat to Birmingham University, Buccs were hoping to return to winning ways but a tough, title-chasing Guildford side awaited them in Surrey ready to give them...

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