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  • Players are organised into groups of between 5 to 9 people of a similar standard
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Collapse AllClapham Common Singles - Round 46 | Thursday 17 January 2019 to Wednesday 13 March 2019 (Midpoint: Wednesday 13 February 2019)

Thanks to everyone who got on court in the first round of the year in Clapham Common. There was a mixed turnout throughout the groups with some getting fully into the swing of things and others only just getting going. We hope you enjoyed it nevertheless and here's to many more matches next time!

Group Summary:

Brian and Omar notched up four wins apiece to put themselves in contention for the group one crown. Crucially however, Brian recorded his "first victory against Omar" in their continued rivalry and bagged bonus points to cross the line in first. Now Freddie impressively defeated both of the top two, so what may have happened if he had played a few more?

Final Rankings:

  1. Brian O'neill 7.2 [W4, L1] 10 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Omar Cader 7.1 [W4, L2] 8 RUNNER UP
  3. Freddie Petch 8.1 [W3] 6
  4. Thomas Fraser 10.2 [W1, L1] 2
  5. Ignacio De Calonje 9.2 [W1, L4] 2
  6. Neil Jones 7.2 [L2]
  7. Will Lynn [L3]

Match Results:

Reveal CommentOmar Cader bt Thomas Fraser (Mar 11) 6-2, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Second set was a real battle, almost twice as long as the first. Thomas has a powerful serve and forehand, and it was very tough to keep up once he got into a rhythm at start of the second. Thankfully I managed to hang in there, think next match will probably go the distance. Well played Thomas"  -- Omar
Reveal CommentOmar Cader bt Ignacio De Calonje (Mar 9) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Got to play on clay for first time in a while, but was heavily reliant on serve until the second set when there were some more tradtional claycourt rallies. Had a good hit for an hour after the match, great way to start the weekend. Thanks Ignacio!"  -- Omar
Reveal CommentThomas Fraser bt Ignacio De Calonje (Mar 6) 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Ever so slightly less slippery than our last meeting. Despite some crazy winds there was a number of good long rallies, and the match was even all the way through. Hopefully next time we play the conditions will be better!"  -- Thomas
Reveal CommentIgnacio De Calonje bt Will Lynn (Mar 2) 7-5, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Really enjoyable match on a beautiful Saturday morning. Thanks Will."  -- Ignacio
Reveal CommentOmar Cader bt Will Lynn (Feb 23) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "On a bright, sunny, warm February day I hit a tonne of volleys, a few years ago that would have spelt defeat but thankfully I have improved this shot. Will has a solid game from the back of the court and played some outstanding points but I had the edge when it got to deuce. Thanks Will"  -- Omar
Reveal CommentFreddie Petch bt Omar Cader (Feb 22) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Very competitive and enjoyable match! "  -- Freddie
Reveal CommentFreddie Petch bt Brian O'neill (Feb 16) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Unfortunately yesterday was Brian's birthday so he wasn't feeling his freshest today, but we had a good battle nonetheless! "  -- Freddie
Reveal CommentBrian O'neill bt Will Lynn (Feb 15) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great day for tennis at last! Low sun made for slightly tricky conditions on one side of the court...nice problem to have! Quality of tennis defo improved in second set...had some solid rallies towards the end"  -- Brian
Reveal CommentOmar Cader bt Neil Jones (Feb 10) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Neil has a refreshing style of tennis, big serves and in to the net to shorten the point. I was just a bit more consistent in landing my serves, once he's up and running he will be very tricky to break. Hope to play again soon"  -- Omar
Reveal CommentBrian O'neill bt Neil Jones (Jan 26) 6-3, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Tricky conditions with a lot of swirling wind and low sun. Neil has a big serve which only fired on occasion today due to a bit of ring rust. Once it gets going I can imagine the scoreline will be much closer. Cheers for game!"  -- Brian
Reveal CommentBrian O'neill bt Ignacio De Calonje (Jan 23) 6-4, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "A good battle which I thoroughly enjoyed despite the freezing weather! "  -- Brian
Freddie Petch bt Ignacio De Calonje (Jan 20) 6-2, 6-1

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentBrian O'neill bt Omar Cader (Jan 19) 7-6 (7-4), 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "My first victory against Omar! Very pleased to get the win, especially as Omar thrashed me in Battersea league the previous week. I think the freezing conditions were defo a factor...but I'll take it! Look forward to the next installment in the rivalry..."  -- Brian

Group Summary:

A close call for the title in group two with Pete and Doug finishing level on eight points each. The match between the two therefore proves decisive and although the "conditions were not ideal for tennis", Pete "pulled through" to clinch the prize. Credit to Zied for getting his matches in early too to score bonus points.

Final Rankings:

  1. Pete Przednowek 8.2 [W3] 8 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Doug Burns [W3, L1] 8 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Ralph Marnham [W1, L1] 3
  4. Ben McSharry 10.1 [W1, L2] 2
  5. Zied Kaffel [L3] 2 includes 2 bonus points
  6. Borja Justicia [L1]
  7. Tom Harman

Match Results:

Ralph Marnham bt Ben McSharry (Feb 23) 6-3, 6-3
Doug Burns bt Zied Kaffel (Feb 12) 7-5, 6-1
Reveal CommentBen McSharry bt Zied Kaffel (Feb 10) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Well played Zied!"  -- Ben
Reveal CommentPete Przednowek bt Doug Burns (Feb 10) 7-5, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Scrappy encounter at Kennington Park this afternoon. The conditions were not ideal for good tennis... both players had to try hard to get some rhythm going... and failed spectacularly. Managed to pull through somehow. Look forward to a rematch in better conditions. Cheers for stepping in at short notice Doug!"  -- Pete
Pete Przednowek bt Zied Kaffel (Feb 2) 6-3, 6-1

Match of the Group:

Doug Burns bt Ralph Marnham (Jan 30) 4-6, 6-1, 7-5
Reveal CommentPete Przednowek bt Borja Justicia (Jan 26) 6-1, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Good match on the newly tarmacced Kennington Park courts this morning. Borja is a great player just didnt quite get his game going today... apart from a couple of forehand returns which went whizzing past me! Taste of things to come im sure. I managed to find the lines more consistently today which made for a refreshing change! Look forward to another match sometime! Cheers"  -- Pete
Doug Burns bt Ben McSharry (Jan 26) 6-3, 6-2

Group Summary:

Matt hardly put a foot wrong in this round as he marched to six straight wins and bonus points to deservedly become the new champ. Nigel did give Matt a run for his money in their "amazing match with lots of momentum shifts" and he showed this fine form throughout to finish as the runner up. Hats off to Andrea too for getting on court for six matches.

Final Rankings:

  1. Matt Hilley [W6] 14 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Nigel McMechan 8.2 [W4, L1] 10 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Andrea Gnoli [W4, L2] 8
  4. Francois Le Brun 9.2 [W2, L3] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  5. Nick King [W1, L3] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  6. Barney Smyth [L5] 3 includes 2 bonus points
  7. David Morley 9.2 [W1, L1] 2
  8. Pieter De Waal 10.2 [L3]

Match Results:

Andrea Gnoli bt Francois Le Brun (Mar 11) 6-2, 3-6, 6-4
Reveal CommentAndrea Gnoli bt Barney Smyth (Feb 25) 6-3, 2-6, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great evening match-well balanced and fun to play!"  -- Andrea
Reveal CommentAndrea Gnoli bt Pieter De Waal (Feb 23) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Sun was shining but sadly made serving challenging on one side of the court but a great match with some great rallies"  -- Andrea
Reveal CommentFrancois Le Brun bt Barney Smyth (Feb 23) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Sunny and warm made for perfect conditions to play our very enjoyable match. Some great rallies and fun points. Thanks for the game Barney. All the best for the rest of your matches. "  -- Francois
Reveal CommentMatt Hilley bt Nigel McMechan (Feb 16) 7-6 (7-3), 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Amazing match with lots of momentum shifts. It really could have gone either way. Very tired now and excited to play again!"  -- Matt
Reveal CommentMatt Hilley bt Andrea Gnoli (Feb 14) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match, was more even than score suggested. Would be great to play again! :)"  -- Matt
Nigel McMechan bt David Morley (Feb 11) 6-2, 6-3
Nigel McMechan bt Pieter De Waal (Feb 9) 6-3, 6-4
Nigel McMechan bt Andrea Gnoli (Feb 7) 7-5, 7-5
Reveal CommentFrancois Le Brun bt Nick King (Feb 7) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Windy conditions and the sun randomly making a welcome appearance (depending on who was serving!). A fun game with some terrific lobs played by Nick. Thanks for the match and all the best with the rest of your games! "  -- Francois

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentAndrea Gnoli bt Nick King (Feb 3) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great game - the right guy won but I think we both enjoyed the contest "  -- Nick
Nigel McMechan bt Francois Le Brun (Jan 31) 6-3, 6-4
Reveal CommentNick King bt Barney Smyth (Jan 31) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Lots of deuces - fun game despite the chill factor! "  -- Nick
Reveal CommentMatt Hilley bt Barney Smyth (Jan 27) 6-4, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Good match although super windy conditions!"  -- Matt
Reveal CommentMatt Hilley bt Pieter De Waal (Jan 26) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good match on an early morning!"  -- Matt
Reveal CommentMatt Hilley bt Francois Le Brun (Jan 25) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great match, closer than the scoreline suggested!"  -- Matt
Reveal CommentMatt Hilley bt Nick King (Jan 25) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Good match, in wet conditions! Nice way to spend Friday morning."  -- Matt
Reveal CommentDavid Morley bt Barney Smyth (Jan 21) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "It was a fun match with several long rallies. Both of us really struggled to hold serve"  -- David

Group Summary:

James dug deep to come through some "incredibly long points and games" to secure four hard fought victories and take pole position. John made sure James didn't finish with an unbeaten record too, picking up an epic victory in his thrilling three setter with the new champ. Zander pips Harry to the silver thanks to the extra point he picked up in his "mammoth" defeat to James. Well played everyone.

Final Rankings:

  1. James Brighouse [W4, L1] 11 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Zander Galbraith [W3, L2] 9 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Harry Smyth [W3, L3] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  4. George McWhirter 10.1 [W2, L3] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  5. Andy Gadd [W2, L2] 4
  6. John Alan O'Donovan 9.1 [W1, L1] 2
  7. Will Lidstone 9.2 [L3]

Match Results:

Andy Gadd bt George McWhirter (Mar 8) 6-3, 6-3

Match of the Group:

John Alan O'Donovan bt James Brighouse (Mar 5) 7-5, 3-6, 6-4
Zander Galbraith bt Andy Gadd (Mar 5) 7-6 (10-8), 6-3
Reveal CommentHarry Smyth bt Will Lidstone (Feb 23) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Excellent game against Will in lovely spring weather, which makes a change to some previous matches! Strong play from both parties, leading to a very close game in both sets. "  -- Harry
George McWhirter bt Zander Galbraith (Feb 13) 6-3, 6-3
Andy Gadd bt Harry Smyth (Feb 13) 7-6 (7-5), 7-5
Reveal CommentJames Brighouse bt Andy Gadd (Feb 12) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Some strong service games on both sides of the net with very few breaks of serve. Well played! "  -- James
Zander Galbraith bt Will Lidstone (Feb 9) 6-0, 6-3
Reveal CommentJames Brighouse bt Harry Smyth (Feb 7) 7-6 (7-5), 7-6 (7-5)

Player Comments:

  • "The score says it all - a very close game decided by two close tie breaks. The wind and the low sun played a big part in a game that felt like it when on forever. "  -- James
Reveal CommentHarry Smyth bt John Alan O'Donovan (Feb 2) 6-4, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "The low sunlight at Larkhall was a challenge for both of us but we enjoyed some great rallies - very close game!"  -- Harry
Reveal CommentGeorge McWhirter bt Will Lidstone (Feb 2) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Fun game with lots of good points in the chilly conditions!"  -- George
Reveal CommentZander Galbraith bt Harry Smyth (Jan 31) 6-3, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Braving the baltic conditions with a passing shower of snow to complete the game. Zanter won a very convincing first set and it was fairly evident when Harry's energy ran out in the second set when the score flipped from 5-1 to 5-7 in the blink of an eye. Tennis can be cruel sometimes! "  -- Harry
Reveal CommentHarry Smyth bt George McWhirter (Jan 26) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Another great game with George. Many deuce points and long rallies. I was caught out many times by George's strong shots which are just inside the sidelines! Looking forward to a friendly soon. "  -- Harry
Reveal CommentJames Brighouse bt Zander Galbraith (Jan 21) 3-6, 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Mammoth game that felt like 4 hours rather than 2 with a big chunk of the game played at the net. Some great passing shots and some even better lobs from Zander which kept James running. After some incredibly long games in the second that could have gone either way, James fought back to claim it in 3 sets."  -- James
Reveal CommentJames Brighouse bt George McWhirter (Jan 19) 2-6, 6-1, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Absolutely knackering game after a long winter without tennis. Some incredibly long points and games, especially as the game went on. Plenty of momentum shifts, especially in the last set but the match was just clinched by James."  -- James

Group Summary:

Jonathan narrowly lost out to Matthew in his first match of the round but he bounced back in the best possible way, storming to wins in his next four matches to pull clear in the number one spot. Ben and Matthew were involved in a close battle for second and with their head to head unfinished we need to do some number crunching to determine the runner up. Thanks to fewest sets conceded on average per match it is Matthew who just claims the honours this time. It would be great to see everyone make it onto court next time.

Final Rankings:

  1. Jonathan White [W4, L1] 9 WINNER
  2. Matthew Hinge [W1, L1, UF1] 4 RUNNER UP
  3. Ben Thompson 10.2 [W2, L1, UF1] 4
  4. Jamie Grant [W1, L2] 3
  5. Graeme O'Connor [L2] 1
  6. Michael Kaeflein [L1]
  7. Alexandra Eddy
  8. Frank Stoddart

Match Results:

Jonathan White bt Michael Kaeflein (Mar 11) 6-0, 6-0
Ben Thompson v Matthew Hinge (Mar 8) 5-7, 1-1 TBC
Reveal CommentBen Thompson bt Jamie Grant (Feb 24) 6-2, 4-6, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great game in some beautiful conditions. A lot of deuces, and some close-fought points."  -- Ben
Jonathan White bt Jamie Grant (Feb 19) 6-1, 6-1
Jonathan White bt Graeme O'Connor (Feb 17) 6-1, 6-2
Jonathan White bt Ben Thompson (Feb 9) 6-3, 6-1
Reveal CommentBen Thompson bt Graeme O'Connor (Feb 2) 4-6, 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match continued from last weekend, after the wind and rain defeated us. Luckily found a patch of nice weather to play in. Thanks Graeme for a good game."  -- Ben

Match of the Group:

Jamie Grant bt Matthew Hinge (Jan 30) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4
Reveal CommentMatthew Hinge bt Jonathan White (Jan 24) 6-3, 4-6, [10-8]

Player Comments:

  • "."  -- Matthew

Group Summary:

Harry, Jason and Miranda all got a couple of wins on the board to give themselves a chance of taking home the prize. Crucially Harry also picked up a point from his epic unfinished encounter with Matt and this sees him steal top spot. Hats off to Miranda and Andrew for their efforts in their "fantastic match" with many "great winners".

Final Rankings:

  1. Harry Douglass [W2, UF1] 5 WINNER
  2. Jason Fletcher [W2] 4 RUNNER UP
  3. Miranda Kent 9.2 [W2, L1] 4
  4. Matt Cocquelin 10.2 [L2, UF1] 1
  5. Andrew Swaffer [L1] 1
  6. Ally Kennedy [L2]
  7. David Gilfedder

Match Results:

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentMiranda Kent bt Andrew Swaffer (Mar 4) 6-7 (6-8), 6-4, [10-8]

Player Comments:

  • "Fantastic match. V close throughout. We had lots of good rallies and both of us played some great winners. "  -- Miranda
Harry Douglass bt Ally Kennedy (Feb 21) 6-0, 6-0
Reveal CommentJason Fletcher bt Matt Cocquelin (Feb 19) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Score doesn't reflect how many great rallies we had in this match. Thoroughly enjoyable with quite a few deuces to be fought over. "  -- Jason
Matt Cocquelin v Harry Douglass (Feb 4) 6-7 (5-7), 6-3, 4-4 TBC
Reveal CommentJason Fletcher bt Ally Kennedy (Jan 29) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Very wintry conditions. Tough to play in the cold. "  -- Jason
Reveal CommentHarry Douglass bt Miranda Kent (Jan 28) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "An even match to start with Harry's base-line pace with Miranda's passing shots, following a strong first serve percentage Harry eventually managed to secure the first set. With a strong start to the second set, Miranda quickly found herself 3 games clear and after a period of attrition was soon 4 games to 2. A series of vollies with virtually no bounce attributable to the cold weather and the shots off the frame, allowed Harry to get equal on 4 games apiece. What followed was a number of deuce points either side reminiscent of Isner-Mahut which eventually ended with the final score."  -- Harry
Miranda Kent bt Matt Cocquelin (Jan 23) 7-5, 6-2

Group Summary:

A round of applause to Matheus who powered to a clean sweep of wins to pull clear in first place. There was a tight tussle for second between Lee and Andrew and in the end it all comes down to their head to head. On a "drizzly Friday" it was Lee who emerged victorious in straight sets to narrowly become the runner up. It would be great to see everyone make it off the start line next time!

Final Rankings:

  1. Matheus Lacava 9.2 [W4] 8 WINNER
  2. Lee Devine 10.2 [W2, L1] 6 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Andrew Thomas 9.2 [W2, L2] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Olivia Kent [W1, L2] 2
  5. Freddie Looser [L4] 1
  6. Dameon Napoli
  7. Patricia Harriman

Match Results:

Reveal CommentAndrew Thomas bt Freddie Looser (Mar 5) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Some nice rallies. Thanks for the match, Freddie. Good luck with the rest of the league. "  -- Andrew
Matheus Lacava bt Freddie Looser (Mar 2) 6-0, 6-1
Matheus Lacava bt Olivia Kent (Feb 24) 6-0, 6-4

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentOlivia Kent bt Freddie Looser (Feb 24) 5-7, 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Match started on 20th February at Ferndale Courts, played for 1 hr 30 minutes until court booking was up. Match completed on the 24th Feb at Larkhall park, 3 sets played."  -- Olivia
Matheus Lacava bt Lee Devine (Feb 3) 6-4, 6-2
Reveal CommentAndrew Thomas bt Olivia Kent (Jan 29) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "This was a scoreline that greatly flattered me. Many games (most games) were played to deuce. And if points could be given for playing in torrential rain, Olivia deserves them! We both left the court bedraggled but all the better for such a great match. Thanks for playing on, and good luck with the rest of your matches. "  -- Andrew
Lee Devine bt Freddie Looser (Jan 27) 6-0, 6-2
Matheus Lacava bt Andrew Thomas (Jan 26) 6-3, 7-5
Reveal CommentLee Devine bt Andrew Thomas (Jan 25) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great way to start a drizzly Friday. Thanks Lee"  -- Andrew

Group Summary:

There was less action in group eight than we would have liked, but we still have a champion to crown. Mike played more matches than anyone else and these efforts paid off as he secured three convincing victories and a couple of points from his other two matches to leave us in no doubt as to who's the new champ. Kudos to runner up Dunstan for beating Mike in a "long battle in on off rain".

Final Rankings:

  1. Mike Pope 10.1 [W3, L1, UF1] 8 WINNER
  2. Dunstan Barrett [W1] 2 RUNNER UP
  3. Agata Bryszewska [UF1]
  4. Georgina Snell [L1]
  5. Laura Burt [L1]
  6. Rosie Phillips [L1]

Match Results:

Mike Pope v Agata Bryszewska (Mar 12) 6-4, 4-4 TBC
Mike Pope bt Laura Burt (Mar 7) 6-0, 6-0

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentDunstan Barrett bt Mike Pope (Mar 7) 1-6, 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Long battle in on off rain! Once Dunstan found his form he was hard to beat!!!"  -- Mike
Mike Pope bt Rosie Phillips (Feb 21) 6-0, 6-1
Mike Pope bt Georgina Snell (Feb 13) 6-1, 6-2

Results

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The results listed here include the current and previous round of Singles matches for Clapham Common.

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 (typically a free can of HEAD tennis balls). Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link posted to the player's Account page. The link is also emailed to players.

Please note, while matches tied at one set all may be completed with a matchtiebreak, singles matches completed to this shortened format, do not count toward bonus points.

Understanding the current rankings display: 
Player name, [LTA rating - if known], 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) 

Comments:
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