Tag Archives: Andy Lapthorne

Tennis Triumph at US open

British quad player Andy Lapthorne, 28, enjoyed a triumphant US Open earlier this September, winning not only the doubles but also the singles trophy. Andy beat Australian world No.1 Dylan Alcott in the singles convincingly 6-1 6-0, but teamed up with him to win the quad doubles title. Andy lost to Alcott in the Wimbledon […]

British wheelchair players chasing glory in New York

As the US Open tennis nears its conclusion at New York’s Flushing Meadows, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams are well on course to add to their already incredible list of Grand Slam singles titles, having swept aside all before them, whilst the likes of Djokovic, Federer, Osaka and Barty have all fallen unexpectedly. Despite another […]

Andy Lapthorne – Wheelchair Tennis Blog

[pdf-embedder url=”https://www.wimbledon-debenture-tickets.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Andy-Lapthorne-blog-2.pdf” title=”Andy Lapthorne blog 2″] Since I last updated you, my focus has been on getting fit and getting back on the court after a prolonged break due to injury. That focus quickly shifted to playing at the Championships Wimbledon; the first time that the Quad division ….. Read more from Andy

Wimbledon awaiting its winners

With Wimbledon approaching its conclusion, after almost two weeks of scintillating tennis, the men’s semi-final has drawn together Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal for the first time since the latter won an epic final in 2008. Now with a combined age of 70, 38 Grand Slam and 10 Wimbledon titles between them, and both playing […]

Wheelchair tennis from the Aussie Open

Sporting Agenda’s very own Andy Lapthorne came within a whisker of adding a sixth Australian Open title to his growing list of successes, as he and his American partner David Wagner lost out on a third set tie-break in the quad wheelchair doubles final to the all Australian pairing of Alcott and Davidson. Played in […]

Exciting new sponsorship deal for Sporting Agenda and their Wimbledon Debenture Tickets campaign

Sporting Agenda have immense pleasure in announcing that they are to sponsor Andy Lapthorne as a brand ambassador for Sporting Agenda and Wimbledon Debenture Tickets, our new website dedicated to Wimbledon debenture sales. Born in 1990 with cerebral palsy, Andy became a full time professional wheelchair tennis player in 2005, registering in the Quad division […]