Pair set for finals at home of English tennis

Rory Thompson and Abigail Lemberger.
Rory Thompson and Abigail Lemberger.

TWO young stars from Cullercoats Tennis Club are competing at Wimbledon this week.

Rory Thompson and Abigail Lemberger have reached the national finals of the Road to Wimbledon tennis competition, a contest for under-14s.

The youngsters have successfully made it through the club and county stages to compete at the All England Club at Wimbledon with 64 boys and girls from all over Great Britain.

They also have the chance to have a training session with Tim Henman on finals day.

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