Rhiwbina’s Bethany is championship runner-up

Rhiwbina’s Bethany is championship runner-up

Congratulations to Rhiwbina Lawn Tennis Club’s Bethany Richards, who was runner-up in the 16-and-under girls doubles at the prestigious Welsh Tennis Championships.

The tournament, hosted by Cardiff Lawn Tennis Club and organised by Tennis Wales, involved 250 top players from all over Wales.

Bethany and her playing partner Sian Davies, of Virgin Active Glamorgan Health and Racquets Club, were runners-up to Joanne Rees and Eleanor Scarff of Llantrisant Lawn Tennis Club and Bidston.

Praising the event and the competitors, Tennis Wales chief executive Peter Drew commented: “This is one of the highlights of the Welsh tennis calendar – it brings together many of our most talented players from all over the country.”