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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
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  • You can play on any court that suits both players

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  • 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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Collapse AllOxford Singles - Round 56 | Thursday 12 January 2023 to Wednesday 8 March 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 8 February 2023)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Mark Bagley 3 1 2 2 4 WLL
2 Borut Rozman 1 1 0 0 2 W
3 Julian Leichtmann 1 1 0 0 2 W
4 Justin Sims 1 1 0 0 2 W
5 Alberto Sanz Martins 1 1 0 0 2 W
6 Fabio Di Donato 2 1 1 0 2 LW
7 Leigh Davidson 3 0 3 2 2 LLL
8 Daryoush Kianzad 0 0 0 0 1 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentMark Bagley bt Fabio Di Donato (Feb 5) 6-0, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "1st set was straightforward. 2nd set got to 3-3 ,30-30. Grazie."  -- Mark
Reveal CommentJustin Sims bt Leigh Davidson (Jan 30) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "By the time we started Leigh was on his third set of courts for the afternoon. I am convinced that tennis scoring is not really fair. Nothing for deuce and there were loads. I was on the run, out of breath and at one point on my backside. Thank you for a nice afternoon and best wishes for the rest of the round."  -- Justin
Reveal CommentAlberto Sanz Martins bt Mark Bagley (Jan 29) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Alberto effortlessly (it seemed) dismantled everything thrown at him...possibly the most enjoyable match in 8 years in the leagues !"  -- Mark
Fabio Di Donato bt Leigh Davidson (Jan 27) 6-2, 6-2
Reveal CommentJulian Leichtmann bt Leigh Davidson (Jan 25) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Fun match. Very much enjoyed it."  -- Julian
Reveal CommentMark Bagley v Daryoush Kianzad (Jan 22) 3-6, 2-1 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "tricky slick indoor surface"  -- Mark
Reveal CommentBorut Rozman bt Mark Bagley (Jan 15) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "This was a lovely mach in difficult conditions, bit breezy and windy. Good luck on your future matches Mark."  -- Borut

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Charles Bain 3 3 0 2 8 WWW
2 David Geldard 3 3 0 2 8 WWW
3 Susan Waldron 4 1 3 2 6 LWLL
4 Edward Payne 3 1 2 2 5 LLW
5 John Allen 3 1 2 2 4 WLL
6 Secki PJ 3 1 2 2 4 WLL
7 Simon Haynes 3 1 2 2 4 LWL
8 Sally Wetten 2 1 1 0 2 LW

Match Results:

Reveal CommentSecki PJ bt Susan Waldron (Feb 6) 6-3, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyable match with plenty of ups and downs, and some really good points."  -- Secki
David Geldard bt Secki PJ (Feb 5) 6-0, 7-5
Reveal CommentJohn Allen bt Simon Haynes (Feb 5) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the game Simon and enjoyed meeting you"  -- John
Reveal CommentCharles Bain bt Sally Wetten (Feb 4) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the match Sally nice to meet you. Good luck in your other matches."  -- Charles
Reveal CommentSusan Waldron bt Edward Payne (Feb 3) 7-6 (15-13), 1-6, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Epic battle today! What a workout. I think we both exhausted ourselves in the first set so it was anyone's game after that. Luckily it went my way this time. "  -- Susan
Reveal CommentSally Wetten bt Susan Waldron (Jan 29) 6-4, 4-6, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Susan for a great match! It was hard fought throughout and I was lucky to pull it out at the end but it could have gone either way"  -- Sally
Reveal CommentSimon Haynes bt Susan Waldron (Jan 28) 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (10-8)

Player Comments:

  • "Epic match Susan it was neck & neck for the whole 2 & a half hours. It could of gone either way right to the end, you certainly had more match points than me. Think i just got a few more lucky bounces than you."  -- Simon
David Geldard bt Edward Payne (Jan 27) 7-5, 6-3
Reveal CommentCharles Bain bt Secki PJ (Jan 22) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thank god we had an indoor court. Nice to meet you Secki and thanks for the match. "  -- Charles
Reveal CommentEdward Payne bt John Allen (Jan 19) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyable game in challenging conditions - icy court on one side, facing low sun shining off the court on the other side. Luckily it warmed up and dried out a bit, so we had some good points in the second set."  -- Edward
Reveal CommentCharles Bain bt John Allen (Jan 13) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Great to meet and play John in a nice indoor warm court. Thanks for hosting!"  -- Charles
David Geldard bt Simon Haynes (Jan 13) 6-3, 6-1

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Yemi Aiyegbusi 3 2 1 2 6 LWW
2 Fraser Broadfoot 3 2 1 2 6 WWL
3 Joshua Brewer 4 2 2 2 6 WLWL
4 Sergio Segovia Rodriguez 4 2 2 2 6 WLLW
5 Kate Mulrey 2 1 1 2 4 LW
6 Andrew Tacon 1 1 0 0 2 W
7 Warren Tan 1 0 1 0 1 L
8 Jason Joannou 2 0 2 0 1 LL

Match Results:

Reveal CommentSergio Segovia Rodriguez bt Yemi Aiyegbusi (Feb 5) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Always amazing to play with Yemi! Hoping to play again soon!"  -- Sergio
Andrew Tacon bt Sergio Segovia Rodriguez (Feb 4) 6-2, 6-4
Reveal CommentKate Mulrey v Warren Tan (Feb 4) 5-7, 3-3 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "Kate to serve "  -- Kate
Reveal CommentJoshua Brewer bt Kate Mulrey (Jan 31) 6-1, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A great match with lots of long baseline rallies, particularly in the second set. This was typified by a titanic final game, which lasted over 20 minutes!"  -- Joshua
Reveal CommentFraser Broadfoot bt Joshua Brewer (Jan 30) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A really close match with lots of deuce games - could have gone either way."  -- Fraser
Reveal CommentFraser Broadfoot bt Warren Tan (Jan 28) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the game - some great rallies (and tricky net shots!)"  -- Fraser
Reveal CommentKate Mulrey bt Jason Joannou (Jan 28) 6-3, 2-6, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Jason to serve "  -- Kate
  • "Such a close and tiring match with Jason spanning two sessions! Many baseline rallies with us both feeling like the other one returned everything. I got lucky in that I got into my zone early in the third set so could take the win in the second session. Thanks for a great match!"  -- Kate
Reveal CommentJoshua Brewer bt Sergio Segovia Rodriguez (Jan 28) 7-6 (7-4), 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Sergio and I have played a good few times and have a lot of close matches with the first set following that pattern. In the end it went to a tie break which I managed to edge. The second set was a bit less close but still lots of good rallies, with the score not reflecting how close the set actually was. Looking forward to playing Sergio again in the near future!"  -- Joshua
Reveal CommentSergio Segovia Rodriguez bt Jason Joannou (Jan 27) 6-1, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Great match today! I was surprised in a positive way of how I started in the first set, second set it was all back to normal and very close set that could go either way, always nice to play with Jason and hoping to play again soon!"  -- Sergio
Reveal CommentYemi Aiyegbusi bt Joshua Brewer (Jan 24) 6-0, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Great game.. look forward to playing again "  -- Yemi
Reveal CommentYemi Aiyegbusi bt Fraser Broadfoot (Jan 20) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great game look forward to playing again.."  -- Yemi
  • "Thanks for the match" -- Fraser

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Angus Grant 4 4 0 2 11 WWWW
2 Jamal Ali 4 1 3 2 6 LWLL
3 Sam Brind 2 2 0 0 4 WW
4 Flora McMeeking 3 1 2 2 4 WLL
5 Sara Barceinas 3 1 2 2 4 LLW
6 Jon Kitchin 1 1 0 0 3 W
7 Jon Bennett 2 1 1 0 2 WL
8 Beth Dingley 3 0 3 2 2 LLL
9 Annabel Lloyd 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentFlora McMeeking bt Jamal Ali (Feb 6) 6-7 (7-9), 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Real thriller of a match - couldn't find a winner after 2 hours so we again next Sunday. I will serve on the resumption."  -- Jamal
  • "Jamal and I completed our match in way better weather conditions than when we started out. This time - what luxury - our baselines weren't underwater!"  -- Flora
Reveal CommentAngus Grant bt Beth Dingley (Feb 3) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "A pleasure to meet Beth. Match was closely fought in the beginning with some close fought games then I managed to pull ahead."  -- Angus
Reveal CommentAngus Grant bt Sara Barceinas (Feb 1) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great to meet Sara for my first ever local league tennis match. Was a hardly fought match that was left in the balance and could go either way..."  -- Angus
  • "Was lucky to be more warmed up for the match restart was and able to grab the victory."  -- Angus
Reveal CommentAngus Grant v Jon Kitchin (Jan 30) 6-4, 3-6 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "Great to meet Jon. Extremely competitive and gruelling match with lots of long rallies that deserved a third set... I'm pleased we preponed it when we did as I was dead on my feat. "  -- Angus
Reveal CommentJon Kitchin bt Beth Dingley (Jan 28) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great game thanks Beth. The score did not reflect the standard of the rallies played for sure. Also one of the coldest tennis matches we will maybe every play!"  -- Jon
Reveal CommentAngus Grant bt Flora McMeeking (Jan 28) 6-4, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Great to meet Flora Very closely fought with lots of long rallies the score in the 2nd set does not portray how close the match sets were."  -- Angus
Reveal CommentJamal Ali bt Beth Dingley (Jan 27) 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Beth only sparked into life when I was serving at 5-0 and 40-30 in the first set. Similar story when I was serving at 4-1 in the second! Beth definitely started to play a lot better (and show her quality) and we had some great rallies with some great shots (one memorable reflex volley off a fierce backhand pass from Beth standing out). Great to see you again, thanks for a fun match & all the best with your remaining matches, Beth!"  -- Jamal
Reveal CommentJon Bennett bt Sara Barceinas (Jan 22) 6-4, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Very evenly matched on a cold day!"  -- Jon
Reveal CommentSara Barceinas bt Jamal Ali (Jan 22) 6-7 (6-8), 6-1, [10-6]

Player Comments:

  • "Great match with Sara with several long rallies - very difficult to get the ball past her! The normal Achilles' heels (for me) of being a set up and losing a match tie-break. Thanks and lovely to meet you - congrats on your 1st LTL win, Sara!"  -- Jamal
Reveal CommentSam Brind bt Flora McMeeking (Jan 21) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Fun match, with some hard fought rallies."  -- Sam
Reveal CommentAngus Grant bt Jon Bennett (Jan 20) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "It was nice to meet Jon hope to do it again some time soon." -- Angus
Reveal CommentSam Brind bt Jamal Ali (Jan 16) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks to Jamal for braving the freezing cold to get the match played."  -- Sam

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Oxford archive. 

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

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.

Collapse AllOxford Doubles - Round 14 | Thursday 2 September 2021 to Wednesday 27 October 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 29 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:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Nic Aliwell & Michel Leconte 2 2 0 0 4 WW
2 Peter Gorman & Edward Gronbech 2 1 1 0 2 LW
3 Thomas Benfey & Annabel Lloyd 2 1 1 0 2 LW
4 Nil Angli & Noran Fouad 2 0 2 0 0 LL
5 Leo Norton & Shelley McDermott 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Robyn Stovold & Anna Ventress 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentNic Aliwell & Michel Leconte bt Peter Gorman & Edward Gronbech (Sep 26) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good fast paced match with good hits from both teams"  -- Nic

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentNic Aliwell & Michel Leconte bt Thomas Benfey & Annabel Lloyd (Sep 17) 7-5, 7-6 (7-4)

Player Comments:

  • "Good match played over 2 tight sets. Serve and volley was the key to master for both sides. "  -- Nic
Reveal CommentThomas Benfey & Annabel Lloyd bt Nil Angli & Noran Fouad (Sep 12) 7-6 (7-3), 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "It was a pleasure today to meet on a late summer morning of sun on the grass of Alexandra Park - my doubles opponent Tommy and our opponents Nil and Noran. This was a tightly fought match which could have gone either way. Annabel"  -- Annabel
Reveal CommentPeter Gorman & Edward Gronbech bt Nil Angli & Noran Fouad (Sep 5) 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A fantastic day to play tennis with the sun scorching down for the entirety of the match. Both doubles pairs were new together so we were all learning as the games went along. A brilliant fought battle with me and Ed clinching some of the deciding games! "  -- Peter

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Oxford archive.

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

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.