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Collapse AllGreenhead Park, Huddersfield Singles - Round 15 | Thursday 5 September 2019 to Wednesday 30 October 2019 (Midpoint: Wednesday 2 October 2019)

Another great round in Greenhead Park, and so much fun that the new 2019 into 2020 round begins next week! Hurry, it's the perfect antidote to Christmas shopping and as it is extended to ten weeks there is plenty of time to play!

Group Summary:

A very successful return to the league for Paul who tidied away four good wins to bag the top spot. Well done as well to Andrew for chasing down an extra match to secure the silver position. No bonus points this round, so we keep your free tennis balls on ice for next time!

Final Rankings:

  1. Paul Marshall [W4] 8 WINNER
  2. Andrew Stainton [W2, L3] 5 RUNNER UP
  3. Patrick Waddington 10.2 [W2, L1] 4
  4. Darryl Dolan-Rathmell [W1] 2
  5. Adrian Dallas 9.2 [W1] 2
  6. Jesuseun Jaiyesimi 10.1 [L4] 1
  7. Liam Kenrick-Bailey [L2]

Match Results:

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentPatrick Waddington bt Andrew Stainton (Oct 20) 6-1, 3-6, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "good competitive game, thanks Patrick"  -- Andrew
Reveal CommentPaul Marshall bt Liam Kenrick-Bailey (Oct 13) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "I did some good winning shots but Liam had too many unforced errors including a lot of double faults on his serve. But it was enjoyable match with some good rallies "  -- Paul
Reveal CommentAndrew Stainton bt Liam Kenrick-Bailey (Oct 12) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyable game, Liam took an early lead in the first set but I managed to get back into the game. Good weather conditions at Greenhead for a nice change"  -- Andrew
Reveal CommentPaul Marshall bt Jesuseun Jaiyesimi (Oct 6) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "I made some good winning shots but Johns unforced errors let him down & gave me some games which he could have won. We had a couple of close games in both sets which could have gone either way. "  -- Paul
Reveal CommentAdrian Dallas bt Jesuseun Jaiyesimi (Oct 5) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Excellent match played in good spirit and fairness "  -- Adrian
Reveal CommentDarryl Dolan-Rathmell bt Andrew Stainton (Oct 5) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "very tricky playing conditions with a slippery court but even so Daryl much the better player who has a great range of shots. Pleased to take 1 game in the whole match. Enjoyable none the less!"  -- Andrew
Reveal CommentPaul Marshall bt Patrick Waddington (Oct 2) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A very enjoyable & competitive match. In the 1st set I took an early 3-0 lead but Patrick fought back to keep in the set but I eventually took it 6-3. Patrick went 2-0 up at the start of the 2nd set but I broke back twice to lead 3-2. The next two games saw us both lose our serves to leave me leading 4-3. With know more loss of serves, leading 5-4 l served it out to take the match. Patrick made me work hard for the win. It was an enjoyable match to play & especially with the weather being good for a change"  -- Paul
Reveal CommentAndrew Stainton bt Jesuseun Jaiyesimi (Sep 28) 3-6, 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "close match which we had to postpone as ran out of time. When John comes into the net, he's very hard to beat!"  -- Andrew
Paul Marshall bt Andrew Stainton (Sep 28) 6-3, 6-0
Patrick Waddington bt Jesuseun Jaiyesimi (Sep 27) 6-1, 6-2

Group Summary:

Tom has begun his league career in the way we are sure he means to go on, with a four-match winning streak, bonus points and the group win! Great to have you playing Tom, and judging by the matches and lovely commentaries you really added to the friendly, competitive fun. Meanwhile another newbie, Daniel, earns our congratulations on a good, bonus-point supported second place!

Final Rankings:

  1. Tom Chittenden [W4] 10 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Daniel Black [W2, L1] 7 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Simon Cook [W2, L1] 4
  4. Andrew Dubaj-Downs 10.2 [W1, L3] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  5. Matthew Strudwick 10.1 [L3] 1
  6. Ben Blay [L1]

Match Results:

Reveal CommentAndrew Dubaj-Downs bt Matthew Strudwick (Oct 21) 6-2, 4-6, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It's always a fun and close match when playing Matthew. Annoyingly, a rain delay meant that the flow of the match was broken at the start of the third set. Some great long rallies and quite a number of games going to deuce."  -- Andrew
Reveal CommentSimon Cook bt Matthew Strudwick (Oct 12) 6-3, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Great conditions for our match - though the sun’s angle made serving tricky, and so it proved as both of us failed to hold serve for most of the first set. Some great rallies and winners mixed with some silly unforced errors but overall a good match played in good spirit, as ever, scoreline doesn’t tell the closeness of the tie. Good luck with your remaking games Matthew,"  -- Simon
Reveal CommentTom Chittenden bt Simon Cook (Oct 5) 6-4, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "A really enjoyable and competitive morning's tennis on a tricky court. Holding serve was a problem for both players in the second set which resulted in quite a few deuces but Tom eventually held serve in the 11th game to break Simon in the 12th. Thanks for the game, good luck for the rest of the group. "  -- Tom
Reveal CommentTom Chittenden bt Matthew Strudwick (Sep 28) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great contest with some long points and competitive deuces. Very enjoyable - good luck Matthew for the rest of the round. "  -- Tom
Reveal CommentDaniel Black bt Andrew Dubaj-Downs (Sep 26) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Dan was on top form in what proved to be a very tough match. Nevertheless, still a fun match played in great spirit. Well done Dan and good luck in the rest of the round! "  -- Andrew
Reveal CommentTom Chittenden bt Andrew Dubaj-Downs (Sep 17) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely evening for a bit of quality tennis in sunny Huddersfield. Great shots from Andy, lots of hustle and he showed great character in bouncing back up after a slip on the sand! "  -- Tom
Reveal CommentSimon Cook bt Andrew Dubaj-Downs (Sep 15) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great to play Andy again, some exciting rallies - not always text book tennis, but great fun nonetheless. As ever scoreline doesn’t tell the true story of the game -the second set was a much fairer picture of the match. Good luck with remaining games Andy."  -- Simon
Reveal CommentDaniel Black bt Ben Blay (Sep 13) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "A good match against a good opponent. Well played Ben and thanks for the game!"  -- Daniel

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentTom Chittenden bt Daniel Black (Sep 6) 2-6, 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Close match with some great shots from both player. Though both players were guilty of not holding serve in a couple of sets! Really enjoyed my competitive singles debut against Dan. He has an exceptional range of shots and returns the ball with some serious spin and zip! Good luck for the rest of your league matches. "  -- Tom

Group Summary:

A welcome and winning return to the league by Abigail who won all her five matches and picked up bonus points to secure her first group win - congratulations. Meanwhile, Khurrum, competitive as always, just edged the silver from Cara thanks in part to securing his bonus points. Well played all.

Final Rankings:

  1. Abigail Young [W5] 12 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Khurrum Saeed 7.2 [W2, L2, UF1] 7 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Cara Anderson 10.2 [W2, L1, UF1] 5
  4. Rishi Sarin [L1, UF2] 2
  5. JP Ram [L3] 1
  6. Jonathan Ryan [L2] 1

Match Results:

Reveal CommentCara Anderson bt Khurrum Saeed (Oct 13) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "It's lovely to meet Cara but I did not enjoy this tennis match because due to mistakes in this game. "  -- Khurrum
  • "It's lovely to meet Cara but I did not enjoy this tennis match because due to plenty of mistakes in this game," -- Khurrum
Reveal CommentAbigail Young bt JP Ram (Oct 12) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Good game... enjoyed playing JP. He also ran to get me a plaster when I cut my finger which was super nice! :)"  -- Abigail
Reveal CommentRishi Sarin v Cara Anderson (Oct 12) 4-6, 7-5 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "To be finished"  -- Rishi
Reveal CommentKhurrum Saeed v Rishi Sarin (Oct 6) 6-3, 1-6, 0-0 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "It's a nice to meet Rishi for the first time. The first set was 6-3, second set was 1-6, and the third set 0-0 and the game was unfinished. "  -- Khurrum
Reveal CommentCara Anderson bt JP Ram (Oct 5) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "very enjoyable game in windy conditions"  -- Cara
Reveal CommentAbigail Young bt Cara Anderson (Sep 25) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Really enjoyed my match with Cara. We will be arranging to meet up and play games outside of the league for sure :) "  -- Abigail
Reveal CommentAbigail Young bt Rishi Sarin (Sep 22) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyed playing my match with Rishi! We had some great rallies. "  -- Abigail
Reveal CommentAbigail Young bt Jonathan Ryan (Sep 20) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Jonathan has really improved since I last played him. We had some great rally’s and he hit some great winners. Score doesn’t really reflect how close the game was. "  -- Abigail

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentKhurrum Saeed bt Jonathan Ryan (Sep 15) 6-1, 3-6, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "I have really enjoyed playing tennis match with Jonathan and plus it is our thirteen meeting in the 15th Single Rounds Of Local Tennis League Tournament in Greenhead Park, Huddersfield . I have enjoyed my own performance on Serves, volley and forehand and backhand returners throughout every game in the 1st set score is 6-1, second set 3-6, third set is 6-4"  -- Khurrum
Reveal CommentAbigail Young bt Khurrum Saeed (Sep 14) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "I have really enjoyed playing tennis match with Abigail Young and plus it is our second meeting in the 15th Single Rounds Of Local Tennis League Tournament in Greenhead Park, Huddersfield . I have enjoyed my own performance on Serves, volley and forehand and backhand returners throughout every game in the 1st Set score is 1-6, Second set 2-6"  -- Khurrum
Reveal CommentKhurrum Saeed bt JP Ram (Sep 8) 6-1, 6-7 (6-8) JP Ram Retired

Player Comments:

  • "I have really enjoyed playing tennis match with J P Ram and plus it is our first meeting in the 15th Single Rounds Of Local Tennis League Tournament in Greenhead Park, Huddersfield . I have enjoyed my own performance on Serves, volley and forehand and backhand returners throughout every game in the 1st Set score is 6-1, Second set is 6-7 in tie break 6-8 so Ram had to retire due injury. Khurrum "  -- Khurrum
  • "Good match... really enjoyed. Unfortunately couldn’t continue due to calf cramps that wouldn’t settle. Main aim was to get my big first serve percentage higher.. did manage to get around 40%. Very happy to serve Aces and service winners in double digit. Looking forward to the next match," -- JP