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Collapse AllCavendish Rec & Queensmead Singles - Round 23 | Thursday 2 September 2021 to Wednesday 27 October 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 29 September 2021)

Current Rankings:

  1. James Walker [W6] 14 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Richard Woodnorth 8.2 [W2, L3] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Ross Joynes 8.1 [W2, L2] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Devesh Asthana [W2, L2] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  5. Ivan Fabijanic 8.2 [W1, L4] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  6. Rob Parsons 9.1 [W1, L3] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  7. Gianfranco Celani 8.1 [W1, L2] 3
  8. Rupin Nathwani 8.2 [W1] 2

Match Results:

Ross Joynes bt Gianfranco Celani (Oct 10) 6-4, 6-1
Reveal CommentRupin Nathwani bt Devesh Asthana (Oct 10) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely pleasant day to play this match . Dev was kind enough to come down to my tennis club to play this match . Lovelybto meet and we had a good conversation during and after the match . All the best in your tennis . Thanks Rupin "  -- Rupin
Reveal CommentJames Walker bt Gianfranco Celani (Oct 3) 5-7, 7-5, [10-8]

Player Comments:

  • "Very challenging match, more than two hours, we could both win but fate was in James's favor with 5 lucky nets against 1. You can't do anything against luck! Lol"  -- Gianfranco
Richard Woodnorth bt Ivan Fabijanic (Oct 3) 7-6 (7-2), 6-4
Reveal CommentDevesh Asthana bt Ivan Fabijanic (Sep 25) 6-3, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • " Weather was very humid we felt more tired, Scores are not true reflection of match. It was very close especially first set. I enjoyed it."  -- Devesh
Richard Woodnorth bt Rob Parsons (Sep 25) 6-2, 6-1
James Walker bt Ross Joynes (Sep 25) 1-6, 7-6 (7-5), 6-3
James Walker bt Rob Parsons (Sep 20) 6-1, 6-2
James Walker bt Ivan Fabijanic (Sep 19) 6-3, 6-3
James Walker bt Devesh Asthana (Sep 18) 6-0, 6-1
Ross Joynes bt Richard Woodnorth (Sep 17) 1-6, 6-2, 6-4
Reveal CommentGianfranco Celani bt Ivan Fabijanic (Sep 17) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Pleasant match on a beautiful sunny day. It is always a pleasure to play with Ivan, especially when he loses! lol"  -- Gianfranco
Reveal CommentDevesh Asthana bt Richard Woodnorth (Sep 10) 2-6, 6-1, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "I enjoyed match, it was very close."  -- Devesh
Reveal CommentIvan Fabijanic bt Rob Parsons (Sep 5) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A good match against a tough opponent on a quite hot and sunny day. A lot of very close games throughout. Rob had 4:2 lead in the 2nd set, but I managed to break back on his serve at that point after a long game that went to deuce 8 or 9 times! Thanks for the match Rob and good luck!"  -- Ivan
James Walker bt Richard Woodnorth (Sep 5) 6-2, 6-3
Rob Parsons bt Ross Joynes (Sep 4) 6-1, 6-4

Current Rankings:

  1. Harjinder Badyal [W4, L2] 11 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Sarosh Daruwala [W2, L1] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Liben Y [W2, L1] 4
  4. Neil Kirkham [W1] 2
  5. Chris Ward [W1, L1] 2
  6. Steve Grace 9.2 [L2]
  7. Daniel Ahmed [L1]
  8. Tushar Patel [L2]

Match Results:

Reveal CommentLiben Y bt Tushar Patel (Oct 9) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Tushar had quite a few chances to convert a few games which I managed to reverse, I played much more consistently on the day than previous games. Enjoyable morning, thanks Tushar and good luck for the rest of the games."  -- Liben
Reveal CommentHarjinder Badyal bt Tushar Patel (Oct 3) 6-0, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great to meet Tushar. It was his first match in LTL. Good rallies and lots of deuces. Hope you enjoy the rest of your matches. "  -- Harjinder
Reveal CommentHarjinder Badyal bt Daniel Ahmed (Sep 28) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "We weren't sure about the weather but decided to play before the rain came. Luckily weather held and we were able to complete the match. Lots of rallies and long deuces. Great to meet you Daniel."  -- Harjinder
Reveal CommentNeil Kirkham bt Harjinder Badyal (Sep 18) 6-0, 2-6, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Another tough match with Harjinder which could have gone either way! Good luck H with other matches"  -- Neil
Reveal CommentLiben Y bt Harjinder Badyal (Sep 17) 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Game played over 2 days, most going to deuce and could've gone either way."  -- Liben
Reveal CommentChris Ward bt Sarosh Daruwala (Sep 15) 6-3, 6-7 (7-9), 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great game "  -- Chris
Reveal CommentSarosh Daruwala bt Liben Y (Sep 10) 7-5, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "On a slippery court had a great match which in the first set could have been won by either of us. Enjoyable match. Thanks Liben"  -- Sarosh
Harjinder Badyal bt Steve Grace (Sep 9) Walkover
Reveal CommentSarosh Daruwala bt Steve Grace (Sep 7) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Really enjoyable match in very hot conditions. Very close and could have gone either way with plenty of deuces"  -- Sarosh
Reveal CommentHarjinder Badyal bt Chris Ward (Sep 3) 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Very tight and close match which could have gone either way. I just managed to scrape through. Thanks for the game Chris and hope we play again."  -- Harjinder

Results


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The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for Cavendish Rec & Queensmead.


Scoring Information:


You earn one point for every set you win. Players who complete three or more matches by the mid-point of the Round receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize. Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link emailed to the player.


Understanding the current rankings display: 


Players' names, W - tally of wins, L - tally of losses, UF - tally of unfinished matches] 'n' - points won (if bonus points have been won a note to this effect is added).


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