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    #1

    champion

    Is the following sentence correct and natural?

    I won the champion of the tennis at my school in 1999.
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    #2

    Re: champion

    Perhaps:

    There was a tennis tournament at my school, and I won it.
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    #3

    Re: champion

    Or, "I won the tennis championship at my school in 1999".

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    #4

    Re: champion

    Or, "I won the champion trophy for tennis at my schopl in 1999."
    I am not a teacher or a native speaker.

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    #5

    Re: champion

    Did you get a trophy?
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    #6

    Re: champion

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    Did you get a trophy?
    Don't they give trophies for all sport championhips?
    I am not a teacher or a native speaker.

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    #7

    Re: champion

    Quote Originally Posted by tedmc View Post
    Or, "I won the champion trophy for tennis at my schopl in 1999."
    Champion trophy is not natural.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #8

    Re: champion

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Champion trophy is not natural.
    "Championship trophy"?
    I am not a teacher or a native speaker.

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    #9

    Re: champion

    I was the 1999 school tennis champion.

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    #10

    Re: champion

    I won my school tennis competition/tournament/championship in 1999.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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