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    At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    From an article about the Auckland Tennis tournament!

    "Elsewhere in New Zealand, Britain's Heather Watson made a winning start in qualifying for the Hobart International, beating Australia's Kimberly Birrell 6-3 6-2."

    Grrrr!
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    Re: At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    I’ve read this multiple times and still am none the wiser!

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    Re: At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    Quote Originally Posted by Foxholer View Post
    From an article about the Auckland Tennis tournament!

    "Elsewhere in New Zealand, Britain's Heather Watson made a winning start in qualifying for the Hobart International, beating Australia's Kimberly Birrell 6-3 6-2."

    Grrrr!
    Quote Originally Posted by ADB View Post
    I’ve read this multiple times and still am none the wiser!

    Hobart is not in New Zealand, it's in Tasmania, Australia.

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    Re: At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    Quote Originally Posted by Slime View Post
    Hobart is not in New Zealand, it's in Tasmania, Australia.
    there is also an Hobart in NZ of which quite a few Brits live there.

    But the tournament is in Oz

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    Re: At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    Quote Originally Posted by Tashyboy View Post
    there is also an Hobart in NZ of which quite a few Brits live there.

    But the tournament is in Oz
    Umm don't think there is , few streets yes but not a Town

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    Re: At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    Quote Originally Posted by Tashyboy View Post
    there is also an Hobart in NZ of which quite a few Brits live there.

    But the tournament is in Oz
    Don't think so.
    There are a few in America but I'm unable to find one in NZ.

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    Re: At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    Hobart make catering equipment- they are the sponsor presumably?

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    Re: At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    Quote Originally Posted by Foxholer View Post
    From an article about the Auckland Tennis tournament!

    "Elsewhere in New Zealand, Britain's Heather Watson made a winning start in qualifying for the Hobart International, beating Australia's Kimberly Birrell 6-3 6-2."

    Grrrr!
    To me it just says she won in Auckland, which was a qualifying event for the Hobart tournament. Bit like in golf where Walton Heath, England is used for qualifying for the US Open.

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    Re: At last! Somnething to criticise about the Beeb!

    She qualified?????
    Despite Brexit???
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