Tennis returns at Fairmont Southampton

  • Gavin Manders keeps focus as Bermuda sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

    Gavin Manders keeps focus as Bermuda sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

  • Bobby Bart returns a shot as Bermuda sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

    Bobby Bart returns a shot as Bermuda sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

  • Scott Redmond, Bermuda's number five ranked player, returns a shot as Bermuda sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

    Scott Redmond, Bermuda's number five ranked player, returns a shot as Bermuda sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

  • Scott Redmond, Bermuda's number five ranked player, returns a shot as Bermuda sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

    Scott Redmond, Bermuda's number five ranked player, returns a shot as Bermuda sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

  • Tariq Simons, Bermuda's number one ranked player, returns a shot as the island sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

    Tariq Simons, Bermuda's number one ranked player, returns a shot as the island sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

  • Morgan Lightbourne reaches the semi-finals as island sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

    Morgan Lightbourne reaches the semi-finals as island sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

  • Morgan Lightbourne reaches the semi-finals as island sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

    Morgan Lightbourne reaches the semi-finals as island sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

  • Tariq Simons, Bermuda's number one ranked player, returns a shot as the island sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

    Tariq Simons, Bermuda's number one ranked player, returns a shot as the island sees its first sporting event take off at Fairmont Southampton Beach Club (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)


Sport made a return to Bermuda for the first time since the Covid-19 outbreak with a tennis tournament at the Fairmont Southampton.

The MTM Covid Championships, approved by Government and the Bermuda Lawn Tennis Association, got under way at the weekend.

More than 50 players in three divisions will take part in the competition this week.

Social distancing measures are being enforced.

Bermudians taking part include Tariq Simons, the No 1 seed, Gavin Manders, Trey Mallory, Jovan Whitter, Scott Redmond, Mackai Whitter, Luke Stirling and Katerina Filip.

For more details, e-mail Info@mtm.bm

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Published Jun 12, 2020 at 11:33 am (Updated Jun 12, 2020 at 11:33 am)

Tennis returns at Fairmont Southampton

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