Antony Cotterill

Antony Cotterill

Age: 36

Lives: Wortley, South Yorkshire

Plays: Right-handed

Division: Quad

Career Titles (singles): 9

Career title (doubles): 24

Highest ranking: 5 (September 2015)

About:

Antony broke his neck after he fell into a shallow swimming pool in September 2003 and first played wheelchair tennis in 2004, whilst still in rehabilitation. After playing in the National Championships he made his quad singles debut on the international Wheelchair Tennis Tour at the 2005 Belgian Open.

Major achievements:

  • 2016 Silver medal at World Team Cup
  • 2015 Doubles Champion South Africa Super Series partnering Andy Lapthorne
  • 2015 Doubles Champion ITF 1 Gauteng Open partnering David Wagner
  • 2015 Doubles Champion at ITF 1 Sardinia Open partnering Itay Erenlib
  • 2015 Doubles Champion at ITF 1 Open de L’ile de Re partnering Shraga Weinberg
  • 2015 Runner-up in singles at ITF 1 Open de L’ile de Re
  • 2015 Runner-up in singles at ITF 1 Korea Open
  • 2014 Runner-up in singles at ITF 1 Sardinia Open
  • 2014 Doubles Champion French Open Super Series partnering Andy Lapthorne
  • 2014 Gold medal at World Team Cup
  • 2013 Runner-up in singles at ITF 1 Nottingham Indoors
  • 2011 Bronze medal at World Team Cup