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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

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  • 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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Collapse AllHyde Park Singles - Round 42 | Thursday 1 April 2021 to Wednesday 26 May 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 28 April 2021)

Current Rankings:

  1. Fergus Foster [W2] 4
  2. Patrik Jochnick [W1] 2
  3. Tamas Kosa [L1] 1
  4. Stelian Rosca 8.2 [L2]
  5. Hal Vogel
  6. Scott Hadden
  7. William Berry 10.2

Match Results:

Fergus Foster bt Tamas Kosa (Apr 11) 6-7 (2-7), 6-2, [12-10]
Fergus Foster bt Stelian Rosca (Apr 8) 6-2, 6-2
Patrik Jochnick bt Stelian Rosca (Apr 8) 4-0, 4-0

Current Rankings:

  1. Georgi Chilikov [W3] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Carl Linderum [W1] 2
  3. Nikita Korotaev 10.2 [L2] 1
  4. Alejandro Gonzalez [L1]
  5. Eric Scheurer [L1]
  6. Alexander Wyndham
  7. Lorenzo Valentini
  8. Rob Slade 6.2
  9. Romain Cerovic 8.1

Match Results:

Reveal CommentGeorgi Chilikov bt Eric Scheurer (Apr 6) 4-1, 4-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great match, good rallies .. despite that it started to snow in the end! "  -- Georgi
Georgi Chilikov bt Alejandro Gonzalez (Apr 5) 4-1, 4-2
Carl Linderum bt Nikita Korotaev (Apr 3) 4-1, 4-2
Reveal CommentGeorgi Chilikov bt Nikita Korotaev (Apr 2) 1-4, 4-0, [10-7]

Player Comments:

  • "Very competitive game!"  -- Georgi

Current Rankings:

  1. Andrew Lewis [W1] 2
  2. Madhav Mittal [L1] 1
  3. Caroline Runge 10.2
  4. Freddy Barker
  5. Guy Thomas
  6. Isaac Harris
  7. Joaquin Vildosola
  8. Luis F de Mesa
  9. Monty Ali
  10. Nicolas Zavvos
  11. Warren Sergeant withdrawn

Match Results:

Andrew Lewis bt Madhav Mittal (Apr 8) 2-6, 6-1, 6-0

Current Rankings:

  1. Francesco Maniscalco [W4] 10 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Ralph K [W2, L1] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Silvia Schweiger [W1] 2
  4. Leo Ivonin [L1] 1
  5. Ashley R [L1]
  6. CHRISTINA MIKHAYLOVA [L1]
  7. Xenia Chrysostomou [L1]
  8. Leila Khaireddine [L2]
  9. Joy Conlon
  10. Simon Prockter 9.1

Match Results:

Ralph K bt Leila Khaireddine (Apr 13) 4-1, 5-3
Silvia Schweiger bt Ashley R (Apr 12) 4-0, 4-0
Reveal CommentFrancesco Maniscalco bt CHRISTINA MIKHAYLOVA (Apr 10) 4-1, 4-0

Player Comments:

  • "Lot of fun and rallies with Christina!"  -- Francesco
Ralph K bt Leo Ivonin (Apr 10) 2-4, 4-0, [10-8]
Reveal CommentFrancesco Maniscalco bt Leila Khaireddine (Apr 8) 4-1, 4-0

Player Comments:

  • "Super brava to Leila who played super well despite a major leg injury! "  -- Francesco
Reveal CommentFrancesco Maniscalco bt Ralph K (Apr 7) 4-2, 4-5, [10-3]

Player Comments:

  • "Outstanding match, nobody was willing to give up until the last ball"  -- Francesco
Reveal CommentFrancesco Maniscalco bt Xenia Chrysostomou (Apr 5) 4-1, 4-2

Player Comments:

  • "Well played Xenia , it was her first time after the lockdown while I had some practice last week so I had an advantage! She plays better than the result says! Looking forward to playing again!"  -- Francesco

Current Rankings:

  1. Lynne Johnson [W1] 2
  2. Abdullah Raja [UF1] 1
  3. Agata Nowicka [UF1] withdrawn
  4. Shayne Ramsay [UF2]
  5. Piero Romoli [L1]
  6. Alexis Maule
  7. Biswadip Dasgupta withdrawn
  8. Chetan Champaneri
  9. Dana Lin
  10. Jacob Albertson
  11. Tanya Gurova 9.2

Match Results:

Reveal CommentLynne Johnson bt Piero Romoli (Apr 12) 6-0, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Piero and I had a lovely evening match. "  -- Lynne
Shayne Ramsay v Agata Nowicka (Apr 9) 3-0 TBC
Reveal CommentShayne Ramsay v Abdullah Raja (Apr 4) 6-7 (3-7), 1-3 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "I love playing against Abdullah! We fight for every last point and the games are very close as a result! Such fun and I am so looking forward to continuing our close fought game!"  -- Shayne

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Hyde Park archive.
The results listed here include the current and previous round of Singles matches for Hyde Park.

Scoring Information:
You earn one point for every set you win and a point for completing a match. Players who complete three or more matches by the mid-point of the round receive 2 bonus points, and a bonus prize (typically a free can of HEAD tennis balls). Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link posted to the player's Account page. The link is also emailed to players.

In this short-format approved league, matches tied at one set all may be completed with a matchtiebreak, and do count toward bonus points.

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:
Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form. Additional commentaries may be added by submitting a result revision (see the pencil icon next to your results)