The Allam British Open gets underway today at the Allam Sports Centre in Hull, with 96 players aiming to try and claim the sport’s oldest prizes.
64 of those 96 will be in action on the opening day of the Platinum level tournament, with the glass court in action, along with three traditional plaster courts.
There are plenty of home hopes in action, including nine of those playing on the glass court. Wildcard Georgina Kennedy will kick off the day’s action on the glass, up against Malaysia’s Sivasangair Subramaniam. The likes of Daryl Selby, Borja Golan, Emily Whitlock and George Parker will also be in action on the glass on day one.
There will also be plenty of action on the side courts at the Allam Sports Centre, with 24 matches taking place across Courts 4, 5 & 6. Spain’s Cristina Gomez starts off the day against South African No.1 Alexandra Fuller on Court 4, with Zeina Mickawy and Nicole Bunyan starting off on Court 5. Court 6 begins with Canadian Danielle Letourneau and Latvian No.1 Ineta Mackevica.
Order Of Play
You can also keep up with the live scores from the event here.
12:00 Cristina Gomez (ESP) v Alexandra Fuller (RSA)
12:45 Raphael Kandra (GER) v Karim El Hammamy (EGY)
13:45 Tessa ter Sluis (NED) v Coline Aumard (FRA)
14:30 Ben Coleman (ENG) v Victor Crouin (FRA)
17:00 Melissa Alves (FRA) v Marie Stephan (FRA)
17:45 Rui Soares (POR) v Nicolas Mueller (SUI)
18:45 Sabrina Sobhy (USA) v Lily Taylor (ENG)
19:30 Richie Fallows (ENG) v Youssef Soliman (EGY)
You can watch all the action from Court 4 here.
12:00 Zeina Mickawy (EGY) v Nicole Bunyan (CAN)
12:45 Benjamin Aubert (FRA) v Eain Yow Ng (MAS)
13:45 Marina Stefanoni (USA) v Milou van der Heijden (NED)
14:30 Sebastien Bonmalais (FRA) v Youssef Ibrahim (EGY)
17:00 Anna Serme (CZE) v Donna Lobban (AUS)
17:45 Shahjahan Khan (USA) v Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi (QAT)
18:45 Mariam Metwally (EGY) v Rachael Chadwick (ENG)
19:30 Alan Clyne (SCO) v Auguste Dussourd (FRA)
You can watch all the action from Court 5 here.
12:00 Danielle Letourneau (CAN) v Ineta Mackevica (LAT)
12:45 Tom Richards (ENG) v Todd Harrity (USA)
13:45 Hana Ramadan (EGY) v Rachel Arnold (MAS)
14:30 Mathieu Castagnet (FRA) v Ramit Tandon (IND)
17:00 Nadia Pfister (SUI) v Olivia Fiechter (USA)
17:45 Dimitri Steinmann (SUI) v Lucas Serme (FRA)
18:45 [WC] Katie Malliff (ENG) v Haley Mendez (USA)
19:30 Bernat Jaume (ESP) v Iker Pajares Bernabeu (ESP)
You can watch all the action from Court 6 here.