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Collapse AllFinsbury Park Singles - Round 55 | Thursday 19 August 2021 to Wednesday 13 October 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 15 September 2021)

Current Rankings:

  1. Razvan Telitoiu 8.1 [W3, L1] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  2. David George [W2, L1] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Uche Onyema 7.1 [W2, L1, UF1] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Christoph Roth 9.2 [W1, L1] 3
  5. Luca Calderone 8.1 [L3] 3 includes 2 bonus points
  6. Dayson Pais 10.2 [L1, UF1] 1
  7. Anjum Ham

Match Results:

Reveal CommentRazvan Telitoiu bt David George (Sep 14) 0-6, 6-1, [12-10]

Player Comments:

  • "Very different first 2 sets and a very close tiebreak. Could have gone either way."  -- Razvan
Reveal CommentDavid George bt Luca Calderone (Sep 13) 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great game - thanks Luca"  -- David
Reveal CommentRazvan Telitoiu bt Luca Calderone (Sep 11) 6-1, 2-6, [10-5]

Player Comments:

  • "Very close match with lots of long points."  -- Razvan
David George bt Uche Onyema (Sep 1) 6-2, 7-5
Reveal CommentRazvan Telitoiu bt Dayson Pais (Aug 29) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good match. Score is a bit unfair. I'm expecting a closer match next time."  -- Razvan
Uche Onyema bt Christoph Roth (Aug 28) 1-6, 6-4, 7-5
Dayson Pais v Uche Onyema (Aug 26) 6-4, 4-1 TBC
Christoph Roth bt Luca Calderone (Aug 25) 6-1, 7-6 (7-0)
Uche Onyema bt Razvan Telitoiu (Aug 23) 6-2, 6-3

Current Rankings:

  1. Dario Llinares 7.2 [W3] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Steven Campbell-Harris 9.2 [W2, L1] 4
  3. Alexis Michaelides [W1, L3] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Darragh Deering [W1] 2
  5. Josh Flatman 9.2 [W1, L1] 2
  6. Tom Bryant [L1]
  7. Robert Dowling [L2]
  8. Phoenix Davies 10.2

Match Results:

Steven Campbell-Harris bt Alexis Michaelides (Sep 19) 7-5, 6-0
Steven Campbell-Harris bt Robert Dowling (Sep 15) 6-1, 7-5
Reveal CommentDarragh Deering bt Robert Dowling (Sep 13) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the game, Robert. Not much in it."  -- Darragh
Alexis Michaelides bt Tom Bryant (Sep 12) 6-3, 6-4
Reveal CommentDario Llinares bt Alexis Michaelides (Sep 11) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Good game in extremely tricky slippery condition. Autumn dew is definitely here."  -- Dario
Reveal CommentDario Llinares bt Josh Flatman (Sep 4) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Really nice game with some big serving. Thanks Josh."  -- Dario
Reveal CommentDario Llinares bt Steven Campbell-Harris (Aug 22) 6-4, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Really close, competitive match in somewhat slippery conditions. Thanks Steven"  -- Dario
Josh Flatman bt Alexis Michaelides (Aug 21) 6-2, 6-2

Current Rankings:

  1. William Shepherdson [W3] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  2. George Stewart 8.1 [W2, L2] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Andy Fraser [W1] 2
  4. Jonathan Moss [L1]
  5. Thomas Morten [L2]
  6. Usmaan Amin [L1]
  7. Isaac Storm

Match Results:

George Stewart bt Usmaan Amin (Sep 13) 6-2, 6-2
William Shepherdson bt George Stewart (Sep 11) 5-7, 6-1, 7-6 (7-4)
Reveal CommentGeorge Stewart bt Thomas Morten (Sep 7) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Far from the competition indicated by the score line, Tom’s serve proved tough to solve early on then at 2-2 it seemed like I got lucky on every critical point. A thoroughly enjoyable contest in some pretty gruelling heat. "  -- George
Andy Fraser bt George Stewart (Sep 5) 6-3, 1-6, 6-1
Reveal CommentWilliam Shepherdson bt Thomas Morten (Sep 2) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the game Thomas! Very enjoyable" -- William
Reveal CommentWilliam Shepherdson bt Jonathan Moss (Aug 26) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A really enjoyable game, which was definitely closer than the score suggests."  -- William

Current Rankings:

  1. Michael Carter 8.2 [W3, L1] 9 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Toby Lister [W2, L1] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Thomas Udale [W1, L2] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Albert Jordana [W1, L3] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  5. James Kinnaird [W1, L1] 2
  6. Ross Greene [W1] 2
  7. Jonathan Small 10.2 [L1]
  8. Moritz Wolf

Match Results:

Reveal CommentMichael Carter bt Albert Jordana (Sep 18) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "The score is unduly flattering and masks some some stunning forehand and backhand winners by Albert. Not for the first time, perhaps serve was key. The game was played in a warm and friendly spirit. "  -- Michael
Reveal CommentJames Kinnaird bt Toby Lister (Sep 14) 6-7 (5-7), 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Tough game in wet and slippery conditions. Well played James."  -- Toby
Reveal CommentAlbert Jordana bt Jonathan Small (Sep 11) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks to Jonathan for accepting the game with such short notice and for a really nice evening of tennis. The game was closer than the score reflects."  -- Albert
Reveal CommentMichael Carter bt James Kinnaird (Sep 11) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Some long rallies. Not quite Djokovic v Zverev 53 shots but still long. James has a surprise shot that I wasn't expecting. Match played in a very good spirit and was closer even than the score suggests, with many duece games. I was glad to get it done in two. Could have gone either way if it went to 3. "  -- Michael
Reveal CommentToby Lister bt Thomas Udale (Sep 11) 6-3, 4-6, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good shotmaking from both sides with a lot of games going to deuce. Thanks for the match Tom."  -- Toby
Reveal CommentMichael Carter bt Thomas Udale (Sep 4) 2-6, 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Some good rallies. Then it was all about who better managed their serve. We even had an unexpected spectator, if not quite U.S Open crowds! Finsbury Park was virtually unbookable this weekend, so I was very grateful to Tom for making the journey to Bruce Castle. "  -- Michael
Reveal CommentRoss Greene bt Michael Carter (Aug 29) 6-7 (4-7), 6-3, [10-6]

Player Comments:

  • "Intense game, thanks Michael! "  -- Ross
Reveal CommentToby Lister bt Albert Jordana (Aug 26) 5-7, 6-3, [10-6]

Player Comments:

  • "This one came down to the wire. Albert surged to an early lead and edged out the first set, but I managed to stage a comeback in the second set. Ultimately, the third set tiebreak came down to a generous net cord and a shank in my favour, but was a great encounter with some great shotmaking from both sides. Cheers for the game Albert. "  -- Toby
Reveal CommentThomas Udale bt Albert Jordana (Aug 20) 5-7, 6-0, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Fantastic evening match, thank you!"  -- Thomas

Current Rankings:

  1. Jamie Riggs-long 9.1 [W3, L1] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Grégoire Iseli [W2, L1] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Alvin Yu [W1, L2] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Pauls Ilzins 10.2 [W1] 2
  5. Alex Weaver [L2] 1
  6. Philip Harvey [L1]

Match Results:

Reveal CommentJamie Riggs-long bt Alvin Yu (Sep 4) 6-0, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Tough second set!"  -- Jamie
Reveal CommentGrégoire Iseli bt Alex Weaver (Sep 1) 6-1, 0-6, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Al, we did some nice rally!"  -- Grégoire
Reveal CommentJamie Riggs-long bt Alex Weaver (Aug 29) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good game Al, thanks! "  -- Jamie
Reveal CommentGrégoire Iseli bt Alvin Yu (Aug 29) 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)

Player Comments:

  • "Thank you Alvin, it was great playing today."  -- Grégoire
Reveal CommentJamie Riggs-long bt Grégoire Iseli (Aug 22) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Tough game today! Well played! "  -- Jamie
Alvin Yu bt Philip Harvey (Aug 21) 6-3, 6-0
Pauls Ilzins bt Jamie Riggs-long (Aug 20) 6-2, 6-1

Current Rankings:

  1. Oliver Keen 9.2 [W3] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Hannah Witton [W1, L3] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Raashid Nayeem [W1] 2
  4. Alex Bogustawski [W1] 2
  5. Jon Sen 10.2 [W1, L1] 2
  6. Damien Le Ret [L3] 2 includes 2 bonus points
  7. Skye Saltzman 10.2

Match Results:

Reveal CommentJon Sen bt Damien Le Ret (Sep 12) 7-5, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great game, close match"  -- Jon
Reveal CommentOliver Keen bt Damien Le Ret (Sep 3) 7-5, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Tight, tense first set! Thanks for game - enjoyed it thoroughly"  -- Oliver
Reveal CommentHannah Witton bt Damien Le Ret (Aug 30) 7-5, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match! Thanks Damien - a proper workout!" -- Hannah
Reveal CommentOliver Keen bt Jon Sen (Aug 28) 6-3, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable - hope your back improves."  -- Oliver
Reveal CommentAlex Bogustawski bt Hannah Witton (Aug 27) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Hannah for a great even match, some excellent rallies. I was hanging in on my serve!"  -- Alex
Reveal CommentRaashid Nayeem bt Hannah Witton (Aug 24) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a fun game on a lovely evening Hannah! Good luck for the rest of the league. "  -- Raashid
Reveal CommentOliver Keen bt Hannah Witton (Aug 21) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Hannah - much closer than scores suggest."  -- Oliver

Current Rankings:

  1. Phil Piers 9.1 [W2, L1] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Ben Rodger [W1] 2
  3. Adheeb Saibo [W1] 2
  4. Tim Adkin [L2]
  5. Oliver Secluna 8.2 [L1]
  6. Ed Coughlan
  7. Frankie Obertelli
  8. Vatsal Aggarwal

Match Results:

Reveal CommentBen Rodger bt Tim Adkin (Sep 19) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Very competitive, shame about the weather!"  -- Ben
Reveal CommentPhil Piers bt Tim Adkin (Sep 12) 6-0, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the game Tim. I really enjoyed it."  -- Phil
Phil Piers bt Oliver Secluna (Sep 9) 7-5, 6-3
Adheeb Saibo bt Phil Piers (Sep 4) 4-6, 6-1, [10-7]

Current Rankings:

  1. Vincent Piana [W5, UF1] 13 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Andrew Carr 10.2 [W2] 4
  3. Lotfi Boughanmi [W1, UF1] 3
  4. Simon Inkpen 10.1 [L3] 1
  5. David Broadbent [L1] 1
  6. Celsa Ezra [L2] 1
  7. John Hall 10.1 [L1]
  8. Sergazy Kalmurzayev [L1]

Match Results:

Vincent Piana bt John Hall (Sep 18) Walkover
Reveal CommentLotfi Boughanmi bt Simon Inkpen (Sep 16) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Good game with friendly person"  -- Lotfi
Reveal CommentVincent Piana bt David Broadbent (Sep 12) 6-1, 0-6, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Crazy game! Completely opposing styles from both players made for a really good match with lots of great rallies. While I cruised in the first, David massively raised his game in the second, played amazing and I couldn't adapt to his style until the third. 3rd set was heavily disputed despite the score on paper. Really enjoyed it and wishing David all the best for the rest of the matches."  -- Vincent
Reveal CommentVincent Piana bt Celsa Ezra (Sep 11) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great meeting and playing with Celsa. We played some really good points in perfect weather. Good luck with the other games!"  -- Vincent
Reveal CommentVincent Piana bt Simon Inkpen (Sep 6) 6-1, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Good game in hot weather. Some good rallies in the second set. Thanks Simon."  -- Vincent
Reveal CommentAndrew Carr bt Celsa Ezra (Sep 5) 6-7 (5-7), 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "The fans were out in force on court 1 for an epic encounter. Celsa unsettled by Carr’s game of offputting dodgy serve throws, and eventually crumbled under the pressure."  -- Andrew
Reveal CommentVincent Piana v Lotfi Boughanmi (Sep 5) 3-6, 6-3, 2-1 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "Great game but sadly we ran our of floodlights and ended up in darkness, unable to complete the match. We'll see if we can find a way to finish this sometime"  -- Vincent
Reveal CommentVincent Piana bt Sergazy Kalmurzayev (Aug 28) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Nice meeting and playing Sergazy. Good game with some good points"  -- Vincent
Andrew Carr bt Simon Inkpen (Aug 26) 0-6, 6-6, 3-0 Simon Inkpen Retired

Current Rankings:

  1. John McGrath [W4] 10 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Shahed Islam [W3, L1] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Charlie Parsons [W1, L2] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Carmen O'Loughlin [W1, L2] 3
  5. Joanne Bronte 9.2 [W1] 2
  6. Ingrid Leake [W1, L1] 2
  7. Simon Shipman [L4] 2 includes 2 bonus points
  8. Drew Miller 10.2 [L1] 1

Match Results:

Reveal CommentJohn McGrath bt Carmen O'Loughlin (Sep 18) 6-3, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "A hot day at finsbury park. Carmen and I both discovered that hats are a good way of making your head even hotter. Tight first set and plenty of deuces throughout. We saved our best for the post match knock around I think. Great fun and we've motivated each other to play a bit more and keep on improving."  -- John
Reveal CommentShahed Islam bt Simon Shipman (Sep 17) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Simon. Fantastic game of tennis, so good that we even had India99 (police helicopter) come to watch us :-) "  -- Shahed
Reveal CommentJohn McGrath bt Shahed Islam (Sep 15) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "After the rain, a match at chestnuts. Much closer than score suggests. Every one of my service games went to deuce. Some magical net play from us both and great support from shahed's son!"  -- John
Reveal CommentShahed Islam bt Ingrid Leake (Sep 12) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Brilliant match, Ingrid. Let's get a few games in when you are free. Thanks. "  -- Shahed
Reveal CommentShahed Islam bt Charlie Parsons (Sep 10) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Charlie, great match, excellent rallies. Thanks."  -- Shahed
Reveal CommentIngrid Leake bt Simon Shipman (Sep 8) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Really enjoyable match with lots of great rallies and close games."  -- Ingrid
Reveal CommentJohn McGrath bt Drew Miller (Sep 5) 6-3, 5-7, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A 3 set thriller in the evening sunshine. The crowds went wild. In the end, the player who had had something to eat triumphed. Thanks drew for getting us out on court and I reckon we taught those people beside us a lesson or two. Mainly about endurance. My legs hurt today."  -- John
Reveal CommentCharlie Parsons bt Carmen O'Loughlin (Sep 5) 7-6 (7-5), 4-6, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Really great match, very competitive and a lovely day for it!"  -- Charlie
Reveal CommentCarmen O'Loughlin bt Simon Shipman (Sep 1) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match- lots of epic rallies!"  -- Carmen
Reveal CommentJohn McGrath bt Charlie Parsons (Aug 30) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Both of our first matches in this league and good fun learning the slope of finsbury park court 4. Lots of deuces and occasionally we battled the curse of having to serve! Thanks Charlie "  -- John
Reveal CommentJoanne Bronte bt Simon Shipman (Aug 25) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the match Simon, had a good run about court & quite novel with the saxophonist in the background! Good luck in rest of your matches…"  -- Joanne

Current Rankings:

  1. Joanne Cumper [W4, L1] 10 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Albane Duvillier [W3] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Lucy Shakespeare 10.2 [W1, L2] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Sean Hays [L2] 1
  5. Jackie Hopfinger [L1]
  6. Katharine Round [L2]
  7. Aidana Serikova
  8. Emily Govan withdrawn

Match Results:

Reveal CommentAlbane Duvillier bt Lucy Shakespeare (Sep 13) 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "great match! Real pleasure to play with Lucy with some killers short balls. Pity the floodlights did not switch on but we managed to conclude the match."  -- Albane
Reveal CommentLucy Shakespeare bt Sean Hays (Sep 11) 6-2, 7-6 (7-5)

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a really fun match Sean!"  -- Lucy
Reveal CommentAlbane Duvillier bt Katharine Round (Sep 6) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Some very funny rallies, a pleasure to play with Katharine."  -- Albane
Reveal CommentJoanne Cumper bt Sean Hays (Sep 4) 2-4, 4-1, 4-2

Player Comments:

  • "Delightful to meet you Sean, great game, well matched "  -- Joanne
Reveal CommentJoanne Cumper bt Katharine Round (Aug 31) 6-1, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely to play you again! "  -- Joanne
Reveal CommentAlbane Duvillier bt Joanne Cumper (Aug 30) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great game! Real pleasure to play with Joanne, such a beautiful serve and deadly low mid courts shots!"  -- Albane
Reveal CommentJoanne Cumper bt Jackie Hopfinger (Aug 27) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely to see Jackie again, see you soon"  -- Joanne
Joanne Cumper bt Lucy Shakespeare (Aug 24) 6-1, 3-6, 6-3