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Auckland savours big win

PUBLISHED: 12:36 15 June 2006 | UPDATED: 11:01 22 October 2010

Norfolk's James Auckland is today savouring a memorable triumph over tennis superstar Rafael Nadal. The 25-year-old from Spixworth partnered Jamie Delgado to a 6-3, 7-6 victory over the world No 2 ranked Spaniard and Feliciano Lopez in yesterday's first round of the Stella Artois Championships doubles competition at Queens Club in London.

Norfolk's James Auckland is today savouring a memorable triumph over tennis superstar Rafael Nadal. The 25-year-old from Spixworth partnered Jamie Delgado to a 6-3, 7-6 victory over the world No 2 ranked Spaniard and Feliciano Lopez in yesterday's first round of the Stella Artois Championships doubles competition at Queens Club in London.


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