Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

SPORTING

TEXN" IS The sei retnrv of tho Now Zonlanr] Lawn J Tenuis Association (Mr A. i'othorick) <>r- j rived from Wellington on Wednesday tor ; tho purpose. <jf assuming control and nvm- j Jibing the tennis championship event-*, ; which will be commenced <>n Wednesday morning at Carisbrool:. The courts will be j fast for play. The present Now | Zealand champions are. all competing :-A. ] (', Walla re (Taranaki), Men's Singles; A. j (',. Wallace and C. J. Dickie (Taranaki). 1 Men's Doubles; Miss Annie Gray (Auek- j land!, Ladies" Singles; Miss Annie! Orav (Auckland) an.l Miss Eva- Baird (Ha'wko.'s Hay), Ladies' Double*. C. Dili- ; vier (Canterburv). in the absence of Mis? ; M. Steele (Atifkl.-md). has Mi>.« R. ' Hughes (Wellington) as his partner m Ihej Combined Doubles. 'J'he feature of yesterday's sports meet- , in;-- promoted by the. Kaitnnirata. Athiotie | Society- was the. advent -if Dormer, the | ex-ehanipi'>n Auckland ainnteur distance \ runner, 'into the ranks of pi-ofes-doiialiMii. ; His record for the afternoon wa.s : First; in the Halt-mile Handicap, first in the ■ 75vds Dash, first in the 440 yds Handicap, j and in the 220 yds Handicap -a}}. \ with the ex' i.'piion of the 75yds Hanrli- I cap (in winch he was allowed syd.s) from the sciatih mark. His time _ fori the. quarter was 55seo. ;in<l for the 75yds j (the final of which was a regular ca.kowa.lkj 56<=eo. The principal event, the j Sheffield Handicap, of 135 yds. which at- j tra-'ted 10 -stai t-rs, wa.s won by W. J. | Smith, the final br-in;,' run in 13 ii-Saec. j Following are the acceptances for the ] Ashburton Trotim:,' Hub Handicap (bar-| ness), of 4<)0.-ovs, 2m :—Win Soon sir, j Edith A. 7 seconds. St. Swithin 8. Quin- ! cey 8. MnriciiT-a 8. Ripou Child 8. Per- i BiiadeT 9. Tonuuv (' 10. Al Fran/ 10. i Master JJavmoiid 10. Huon Drift 10, Fve- i Ivn 12, St.' Kevin 12.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/ESD19141226.2.89

Bibliographic details

SPORTING, Issue 15685, 26 December 1914

Word Count
312

SPORTING Issue 15685, 26 December 1914

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working