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  • Players are organised into groups of 6 to 8 players of a similar standard
  • It is a mixed sex, singles league
  • Groups are put together by standard and there can be any combination of men and women in a group
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players arrange their own matches, book courts and share costs 
  • You can play on any court that suits both players


  • For anyone over the age of 18
  • For beginners as well as advanced players


  • There are various scoring formats you can use for your match
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players are placed in groups according to their ITF World Tennis Number
  • Each player attempts to play each of the other players in their group once during the Round
  • A point is awarded for each set won
  • If you play 3 matches before the mid-point of a Round you receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize
  • The winner of the group is the player with the most points at the end of the Round
  • The winner of the group wins a voucher for £20 to be spent in the Local Tennis League online shop

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Primary Venues

Belair Park

Gallery Road, West Dulwich, London, SE21 7AB Tel: full venue details »

Dulwich Park

College Road,, Dulwich, London, Kent, SE21 7BQ Tel: full venue details »

Other Venues

Hillside Gardens

Hillside Road, London, SW2 3HL Tel: full venue details »

Mayow Park

Mayow Road, Lewisham, London, SE23 2XR Tel: full venue details »
Report your results

Collapse AllBelair and Dulwich Parks Singles - Round 34 | Thursday 12 January 2023 to Wednesday 8 March 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 8 February 2023)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Jamie Ruszczynski 2 1 1 2 5 WL
2 Sam Cinamon 1 1 0 0 2 W
3 John Madden 0 0 0 0 1 0
4 Guy Horseman 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 Duncan Marlow 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Edmund Compton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Mark Cheung 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentJohn Madden v Jamie Ruszczynski (Jan 23) 4-6, 6-4 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "To be continued!"  -- John
Reveal CommentJamie Ruszczynski bt Guy Horseman (Jan 22) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great fun - some ice on the court was still thawing in the first set which meant we were both a bit tentative, then things started to flow in the second and I felt lucky to escape as Guy was really beginning to nail his shots. Cheers for the game, hope to play again!"  -- Jamie
Reveal CommentSam Cinamon bt Jamie Ruszczynski (Jan 16) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Really enjoyable match with some long games and rallies. Also, some brilliant back hand lobs winners from Jamie!"  -- Sam

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Michael De Luca 2 2 0 0 4 WW
2 Nicholas Katz 3 1 2 2 4 LLW
3 Raphael Emerich 1 1 0 0 2 W
4 Carlos Alcalde 1 0 1 0 1 L
5 Roland Green 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 James Murray 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Richard Yates 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentMichael De Luca bt Nicholas Katz (Jan 23) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "As the score suggests, it was a close match. It’s so difficult to hit winners against Nicholas because he’s such great retriever, so I was glad my serve was working well to get me over the line. Thanks for a really competitive match. "  -- Michael
Reveal CommentMichael De Luca bt Carlos Alcalde (Jan 20) 4-6, 6-4, [11-9]

Player Comments:

  • "Came back from 8-3 in the tie break, surviving a match point, so probably used up all my luck for this round! Super match which turned on just one or two points. Thanks Carlos and good luck in your other matches."  -- Michael
Reveal CommentRaphael Emerich bt Nicholas Katz (Jan 17) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "On a cold, close to 0 degrees, evening Nick and I had a fun hit. I think in both sets my slightly more consistent play and better serving allowed me to secure a win in time so we could play another set before our 2 hours were up. "  -- Raphael
Reveal CommentNicholas Katz bt Roland Green (Jan 13) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A skiddy, awkward game but I enjoyed very much. Look forward to playing again. "  -- Nicholas

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Owen Thomas 1 1 0 0 2 W
2 Lisa Patursson 1 0 1 0 0 L
3 Hang Bui 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Ingrid Olmesdahl 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Jean-Baptiste Sammarcelli 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Matthew Press 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Mike Roots 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Stephen Scott 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentOwen Thomas bt Lisa Patursson (Jan 19) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "thanks for a fun game despite the cold!"  -- Owen


Looking for previous matches? Visit the Belair and Dulwich Parks archive. 

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for Belair and Dulwich Parks.

Scoring Information:

You earn one point for every set you win. Players who play 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).


Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form.