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Former tennis pro pleads guilty to child sex offences

Former tennis pro, Dan Sanders, arriving at Mold courts. Credit: Andrew Price

A former tennis professional turned coach has pleaded guilty to sexual activity with a child.

Daniel Sanders, 42, formerly of Wrexham, North Wales, now living in Merriott,Somerset, pleaded guilty to seven counts of sexual activity with an underage girl and one of causing her to engage in sexual activity involving oral sex.

You have admitted these matters at the earliest available opportunity.

You will be given maximum credit and that will be reflected in the inevitable custodial sentence you will receive.

– Judge Niclas Parry

He was granted bail until July 27 for a pre-sentence report.