Senior indoor season wraps up in Montreal

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The national indoor senior tennis events have officially wrapped up for another year with the conclusion of the Senior Eastern Indoor Championships for men in the over-60 and up age categories at Club Sportif Cote de Liesse in Montreal over the weekend.

It was a successful tournament for No. 1 seeds, with top players or teams winning in six of the eight draws. The only upsets were No. 4-seeded Ali Bacha winning in the over-75 singles event and No. 2-seeded duo Shaheer Mikhail and Claude Savaria capturing the over-70 doubles tournament.

James Cameron, a two-time doubles world champion, is going home with two crowns as he was able to secure both the singles and doubles titles in his age group.


Below is the complete list of champions:


60 James Cameron James Cameron/Dennis Ing
65 Fernand Martin Not Played
70 John Tibbits Shaheer Mikhail/Claude Savaria
75 Ali Bacha Gaston Blais/Rene Roptin
80 Kar Liang Not Played



Click here to find the full final draws and results for the Senior Eastern Indoor Championships (men’s over-60 to over-80).


The two other national senior indoor tournaments took place earlier in the year:


  • Click here to view the winners from the Senior Eastern Indoor Championships, (women all ages and men’s over-35 to over-55), which took place in Toronto from March 18-22.
  • Click here to view the winners from the Senior Western Indoor Championships, which took place in Victoria from April 1-5.