SHIPSTON-on-Stour High School hosted their first mini-masters tournament with an enthusiastic field of 38 five to nine-year-olds.

They raced through 76 matches in three hours with some hard-fought encounters.

The winner of the eight and unders competition was Joshua Hunter, who beat Samuel Littell 10-4 in the final.

Meanwhile, in the nine and unders category, Jack Boden defeated Bernardo Fernandez 7-5, 7-3.

The action-packed tournament was organised by Tennisolutions and Shipston Tennis Academy and there will be another held on Sunday, December 9, at Kineton High School.

Anyone interested can contact Sarah Bunting on 07757- 538325 or email her at