28 Oct Irish Super-Seniors compete in World Team Championships
2014 Super-Seniors World Team Championships
13th – 18th October 2014
Irish Ladies Over 60s Team:
The Irish Ladies Over 60’s Team of Roberta Holtby, Helen Pollock, Margaret Thompson and Mary Barry recorded a 2-1 win over Turkey. The Over 60’s Ladies also beat Argentina and finished the World Team Championships in 11th place out of 16 teams.
Irish Ladies over 65s Team:
On the same day the Irish Ladies Over 65 Team of Mary O’Neill, Margaret Ann Broderick, Letty Lucas and Liz Thompson beat Turkey 3-0. The Irish Ladies Over 65 Team beat Norway 3-0 on Thursday 16th October 2014 and finished 9th out of 16 teams.
Irish Ladies Over 70 Team:
On 15th October 2014 at the Super-Seniors World Team Championships in Antalya, Turkey, the Irish Ladies Over 70 Team beat Tukey 2-1. The team of Liz O’Gorman, Ann Mackell, Nadine Hennessy & Ann Quinn finished 12th out of 15 teams.
Irish Over 60’s Mens Team
The Irish over 60’s Mens Team (Tim Eaton, Jimmy Wilson, Bryan Bailie & Neagle Cathcart) won 2 matches at the Super Seniors World Team Championships 2014 at Antalya, Turkey, and finished 19th out of 23 teams.
Irish Over 65’s Mens Team
Irish over 65’s Men’s player, Pat Dowling, had a very convincing win over Poland at 1st singles, winning 6-1 6-0. George Lucas and Dick McCarthy also won their doubles match against Poland. The Over 65’s Mens team won 2-1 against Poland in their final match putting them in 17th place out of 22 teams.
Irish Over 70’s Mens Team
The Irish Men’s Over 70’s Team of Paddy Brockerton, Dick Hance, Barry Leonard and Brendan Boylan were unfortunate not to win any matches and finished 19th out of 19 teams.
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Congratulation to all of the Irish Teams!!