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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
  • We welcome 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 previous results in the League and, for new players, their Player Standard Questionnaire
  • 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 complete 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 15 | Thursday 24 June 2021 to Wednesday 18 August 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 21 July 2021)

Current Rankings:

  1. Lee Keeping 7.2 [W5] 12 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Robert Haines [W3, L2] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  3. James Leonard [W3] 6
  4. James Uren [W1, L3] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  5. George Knight [W1, L1] 2
  6. Miriam Mclean [L5] 2 includes 2 bonus points
  7. Katrina Arens [L2]

Match Results:

Reveal CommentJames Leonard bt Miriam Mclean (Jul 26) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Miriam"  -- James
Reveal CommentRobert Haines bt James Uren (Jul 22) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "A very good tough match. Well played James."  -- Robert
Reveal CommentGeorge Knight bt Miriam Mclean (Jul 14) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Very nice to meet and play Miriam, best of luck with your other games. "  -- George
Reveal CommentRobert Haines bt Katrina Arens (Jul 13) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Very pleased to play with Katrina, who played some good shots and rallies, and won several well-played points. I wish her well in her matches and developing her tennis skills at the club."  -- Robert
James Leonard bt James Uren (Jul 10) 6-0, 6-0
Reveal CommentLee Keeping bt Miriam Mclean (Jul 9) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Nice to meet you Miriam , nice sunny day on grass at canoe lake . Best of luck with your remaining matches "  -- Lee
Reveal CommentJames Leonard bt Robert Haines (Jul 9) 6-3, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Good game - thanks for the match Robert"  -- James
Reveal CommentRobert Haines bt Miriam Mclean (Jul 8) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "An enjoyable game with some very good rallies, and some good winning shots from Miriam. I wish you all the best in your other matches and in enjoyinh your tennis."  -- Robert
Reveal CommentJames Uren bt Miriam Mclean (Jul 8) 6-1, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Really nice to meet you Miriam and great to play at Canoe Lake. It was very close and I got lucky with the drop shots. Best of luck with the rest of your matches :)" -- James
Reveal CommentLee Keeping bt Robert Haines (Jul 7) 7-5, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Robert served and played very well on the grass today . Well played Robert . Best of luck with your remaining matches "  -- Lee
Reveal CommentLee Keeping bt George Knight (Jul 6) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Tough windy wet conditions on the clay today . I just managed to keep the ball in play more, . Nice to see you mate and best of luck with your remaining matches. "  -- Lee
Reveal CommentLee Keeping bt James Uren (Jul 2) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Nice to meet and play James . James hit some great winners with his forehand and played some nice drop shots as well . Best of luck with your remaining matches mate and anytime you fancy a hit then just let us know . All the best . "  -- Lee
Reveal CommentLee Keeping bt Katrina Arens (Jul 2) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Nice to meet and play Katrina . We played at the avenue and Katrina liked the courts etc so much that after the match she joined the club . Best of luck with your remaining matches and hope to see you again for a hit . "  -- Lee

Results

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

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. Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link emailed to the player.

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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