Schroders Battle of the Brits
June 29, 2020
This week, 15 of Britain's top players competed at the National Tennis Centre in Schroders Battle of the Brits, organised by Jamie Murray.
Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski competing as Team Soul overcame a defeat in Match #1 to come back through to win the Doubles. In the Singles, Dan Evans performed remarkably throughout the week and earning wins over Kyle Edmund, Jay Clarke, Andy Murray, Cam Norrie and Ryan Peniston as well as reaching the finals of the double with Lloyd Glasspool.
What did we like about the Event?
- Competitive Matches
- Responsibility - Showcasing CoVid-19 Testing, Cleaning shared surfaces between matches.
- Coach Insights - Before, During and After the match
- Fitness Stats provided by Matt Little and Catapult Sports
- Showcasing of County Tennis and US Colleges in the commentary - And different Player Pathways
Did You Know?
8 out of 15 players competing have (at least partially) attended University.
Lloyd Glasspool - Texas, Austin
Dominic Inglot - University of Virginia
Paul Jubb - University of South Carolina
Cameron Norrie - Texas Christian University
Jonny O'Mara - Stirling University, Scotland
Ryan Peniston - University of Memphis
Joe Salisbury - University of Memphis
Neal Skupski - Louisiana State