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  • 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


  • For anyone over the age of 18
  • For beginners as well as advanced players


  • 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

See here for the complete rules and regulations.


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For everything you need to know before you get started see the FAQs and review the Rules and Regulations, which all players agree to adhere to when playing in the Leagues.

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Primary Venues

Leith Links Outdoor Tennis & Bowling Green

John's Place, Edinburgh, EH6 7QR Tel: 07766 774 532 full venue details »

Other Venues

Inverleith Park

Arboretum Road, Edinburgh, EH3 5NZ Tel: 0131 529 5050 full venue details »

Victoria Park

Craighall Road, Edinburgh, EH6 4RG Tel: full venue details »

The Meadows Courts

Edinburgh, EH8 9NR Tel: full venue details »

Collapse AllLeith Links Singles - Round 13 | Thursday 26 August 2021 to Wednesday 20 October 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 22 September 2021)

It was great to see so many players out on court during this Round, enjoying friendly, competitive tennis and making new friends. We hope you had a great time battling it out! There is just one more Round for 2021 and we’re looking forward to having you join us again. We think Local Tennis Leagues players are the keenest of them all, so it’ll be no surprise to see many of you back out there during the cooler months. Join now to secure your place!

Group Summary:

Final Rankings:

  1. Lindsay Shuttleworth 10.2 [W4] 10 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Zachary Williams [W3, L2] 10 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Kostas Tsampourakis [W3, L2] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Andrea Sinesi 8.2 [W1, L2] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  5. Innes Murray [L2]
  6. Charlie Egan [L3]

Match Results:

Kostas Tsampourakis bt Innes Murray (Sep 29) 6-4, 6-3
Reveal CommentZachary Williams bt Charlie Egan (Sep 28) 6-3, 7-6 (7-5)

Player Comments:

  • "Really fun game, I got very lucky in the 2nd set. Can't wait to play again."  -- Zachary
Reveal CommentLindsay Shuttleworth bt Charlie Egan (Sep 21) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Closer match than the score suggests with some good points throughout Thanks for the match Charlie"  -- Lindsay
Reveal CommentLindsay Shuttleworth bt Andrea Sinesi (Sep 19) 6-2, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Good match this morning considering the slippery underfoot conditions with rain overnight Thanks for the match Andrea"  -- Lindsay
Reveal CommentLindsay Shuttleworth bt Zachary Williams (Sep 16) 6-3, 3-6, [10-7]

Player Comments:

  • "Good match tonight. Third set was played as a tie breaker as Zach had already played another match earlier in the day. Good to meet you and hope to play again soon"  -- Lindsay
Zachary Williams bt Innes Murray (Sep 16) 6-1, 6-2
Reveal CommentKostas Tsampourakis bt Charlie Egan (Sep 15) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Good match Charlie, hope to play again soon!"  -- Kostas
Zachary Williams bt Andrea Sinesi (Sep 5) 6-4, 6-4
Reveal CommentAndrea Sinesi bt Kostas Tsampourakis (Sep 3) 6-0, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "An enjoyable game with Kostas, with some good rallies and chat. Thanks for the game Kostas, hope to play again soon!"  -- Andrea
Reveal CommentLindsay Shuttleworth bt Kostas Tsampourakis (Sep 1) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Some good tennis in the sun this evening. A number of sets were close and went to deuce. Thanks for the match Kostas"  -- Lindsay

Match of the Group:

Kostas Tsampourakis bt Zachary Williams (Aug 28) 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4)


Looking for previous matches? Visit the Leith Links archive. 

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

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: 

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).


Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form.