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HOW IT WORKS:

  • 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

THE LEAGUE IS:

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

KEY POINTS:

  • 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

See here for the complete rules and regulations.

 

Getting started

New players will need to create an account with us and include their LTA Advantage Number before joining a Round. Once you’ve signed up, and for returning players, you can join the next Round here.

For everything you need to know before you get started see the FAQs and review the Rules and Regulations, which all players agree to adhere to when playing in the Leagues.


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Primary Venues

Hampden Park

Rosebery Avenue, Eastbourne, BN22 9QA Tel: full venue details »

Tennis in the Park

Gildredge Park, off the Goffs, Eastbourne, BN21 1HD Tel: full venue details »

Old Town Recreation Ground

Longland Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20 8JA Tel: full venue details »

Fishermans Green

Eastbourne, BN22 Tel: full venue details »

Other Venues

Eastbourne Sports Park

Cross Levels Way, Eastbourne, BN21 2UF Tel: 01323 649214 full venue details »

Hampden Park Sports Centre

Brodrick Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 9RQ Tel: 01323 509859 full venue details »

Manor Gardens

Eastbourne, BN20 8BB Tel: full venue details »

The Salts Tennis

Richmond Road, Seaford, BN25 1DR Tel: 01323894870 full venue details »

Club Venues

Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club

Devonshire Park, College Road, Easbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4JJ Tel: 07581 076730 full venue details »

Hailsham Tennis Club

Recreation Ground, Western Road, Hailsham, BN27 3DY Tel: full venue details »
Report your results

Collapse AllEastbourne Singles - Round 31 | 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 Carl Bradford 3 3 0 2 8 WWW
2 Simon Underwood 3 2 1 2 6 WLW
3 Dominic Walter 2 2 0 0 4 WW
4 Ian Berry 3 1 2 2 4 LLW
5 Craig Armour 3 0 3 2 2 LLL
6 Chris Warland 2 0 2 0 0 LL
7 Benoit Baleriaux 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentCarl Bradford bt Ian Berry (Feb 5) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the game Ian"  -- Carl
Reveal CommentCarl Bradford bt Chris Warland (Feb 4) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Always a fun match with Chris"  -- Carl
Reveal CommentDominic Walter bt Chris Warland (Feb 4) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Nice game under the lights! "  -- Dominic
Reveal CommentSimon Underwood bt Ian Berry (Feb 2) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good to get this enjoyable match played, with the benefit of indoors so no pesky wind. Great to me you too Ian. Thanks"  -- Simon
Reveal CommentCarl Bradford bt Craig Armour (Jan 28) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Beautiful cold but sunny day for another fun match with Craig"  -- Carl
Reveal CommentDominic Walter bt Simon Underwood (Jan 27) 6-4, 7-6 (7-3)

Player Comments:

  • "Always a good game :)"  -- Dominic
Ian Berry bt Craig Armour (Jan 19) 6-2, 6-4
Reveal CommentSimon Underwood bt Craig Armour (Jan 18) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Another fun match with Craig. Almost perfect playing conditions and Craig’s tricky super slice backhand caught me out a couple of times. Thanks for the match."  -- Simon

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Eastbourne archive. 

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for Eastbourne.

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).

Comments:

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