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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

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Primary Venues

Emsworth Recreation Ground

Horndean Road, Emsworth, Hampshire, PO10 7PT Tel: full venue details »

Bidbury Mead Recreation Ground

Bedhampton, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 3JG Tel: full venue details »

Havant Park

Market Parade, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1PY Tel: full venue details »

Front Lawn Recreation Ground

Havant, Hampshire, PO9 5AN Tel: full venue details »

Hayling Park

Station Road, Hayling Island, Hampshire, PO11 0HB Tel: full venue details »

Other Venues

Cowplain Recreation Ground

Waterlooville, Hampshire, PO8 8EH Tel: full venue details »

Jubilee Park

Waterlooville, Hampshire, PO7 7HU Tel: full venue details »

Purbrook Heath

Purbrook Heath Road, Purbrook, Waterlooville, Hampshire, PO7 5RU Tel: full venue details »

Club Venues

The Avenue Lawn Tennis, Squash and Fitness Club

Southleigh Road, Havant, PO9 2RS Tel: 02392 482750 full venue details »
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Collapse AllHavant Singles - Round 18 | Thursday 14 April 2022 to Wednesday 8 June 2022 (Midpoint: Wednesday 11 May 2022)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Sivakumar Pillai 5 5 0 2 12 WWWW
2 Paul Whittenham 5 5 0 2 12 WWWW
3 Anthony Spencer 4 2 2 2 6 LWLW
4 Dennis Greenwood 3 1 2 2 4 LLW
5 Robert Haines 5 1 4 2 4 LLWL
6 George Knight 3 1 2 0 2 WLL
7 Tom Enstone 5 0 5 2 2 LLLL

Match Results:

Reveal CommentGeorge Knight bt Robert Haines (May 19) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Well played Robert we had some good rallies in hot conditions, looking forward to playing again."  -- George
Reveal CommentPaul Whittenham bt Anthony Spencer (May 12) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "The opening set in this match was much closer than the score suggests and began on my serve when I had to save 5 break points. The second set was tough and I managed to close it out while nursing a calf muscle strain. Always a pleasure to see you Ant and good luck with the rest of your matches."  -- Paul
Reveal CommentSivakumar Pillai bt Dennis Greenwood (May 10) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Dennis for a nice game . "  -- Sivakumar
Reveal CommentPaul Whittenham bt Robert Haines (May 8) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "First match of the season on grass in lovely weather conditions. Another competitive and enjoyable match with Robert. Good luck with your remaining matches. "  -- Paul
Reveal CommentPaul Whittenham bt Dennis Greenwood (May 7) 6-0, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Another competitive match with Dennis played in great spirit as always. Thank you for the game Dennis and good luck with the rest of your matches."  -- Paul
Reveal CommentSivakumar Pillai bt George Knight (May 6) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks George for a good game. Lovely grass courts. You played some great drop shots and volleys. Well played. "  -- Sivakumar
Reveal CommentDennis Greenwood bt Tom Enstone (May 5) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely evening and a good run around, great to meet Tom"  -- Dennis
Reveal CommentRobert Haines bt Tom Enstone (May 2) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Tom, for a lovely match on grass on a fine day. Plenty of good rallies, good shots and hard fought games."  -- Robert
Reveal CommentAnthony Spencer bt Tom Enstone (Apr 30) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the game Tom"  -- Anthony
Reveal CommentPaul Whittenham bt George Knight (Apr 27) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A tough match with George who played with great consistency and had me on the defensive for most of it. The first set was much closer than the score line suggests and I had to battle hard in the second especially when George fought back from 0-2 to lead 3-2 and had chances to extend that lead. Always a pleasure George and look forward to our next encounter."  -- Paul
Reveal CommentPaul Whittenham bt Tom Enstone (Apr 23) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "An enjoyable match played in windy conditions. Tom took a while to settle in to the match but battled well and could easily have been rewarded with more games. Lovely to meet you Tom and good luck with the rest of your matches."  -- Paul
Reveal CommentSivakumar Pillai bt Anthony Spencer (Apr 23) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Anthony. You had some great points at the net . Well played. "  -- Sivakumar
Reveal CommentSivakumar Pillai bt Robert Haines (Apr 19) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Robert. Beautiful tennis club ( Avenue) , thanks for a good run around. "  -- Sivakumar
Anthony Spencer bt Robert Haines (Apr 18) 6-4, 6-2
Reveal CommentSivakumar Pillai bt Tom Enstone (Apr 16) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Tom for a good game. "  -- Sivakumar

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Havant archive. 

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

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.