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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
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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

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  • 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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Primary Venues

Paddington Recreation Ground

Randolph Avenue, Maida Vale, London, W9 1PD Tel: 0333 005 0413 full venue details »

Other Venues

Kensington Memorial Park

St Mark's Road, London, W10 6DG Tel: 020 7602 2226 full venue details »

Kilburn Grange Park

Camden, London, NW6 4LD Tel: 07525 278641 full venue details »

Queen's Park

Kingswood Avenue, London, NW6 6SG Tel: 020 8969 5661 full venue details »

Westway

1 Crowthorne Road, London, W10 6RP Tel: 0333 005 0442 full venue details »
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Collapse AllPaddington Rec Singles - Round 55 | Thursday 18 August 2022 to Wednesday 12 October 2022 (Midpoint: Wednesday 14 September 2022)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Sadahito Kobayashi 4 3 1 2 9 LWWW
2 Ed Sweet 2 2 0 0 4 WW
3 Angus Gubbins 4 1 3 2 4 WLLL
4 Mahdi Shah 1 1 0 0 2 W
5 Fabian Kluepfel 1 1 0 0 2 W
6 Matthew Seston 3 0 3 0 0 LLL
7 Rishi Bordoloi 1 0 1 0 0 L
8 Tomek McClintock 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentEd Sweet bt Sadahito Kobayashi (Sep 19) 2-6, 6-3, [12-10]

Player Comments:

  • "Great match, highly enjoyable and a tight finish! Thanks for the game Sada!"  -- Ed
Angus Gubbins bt Matthew Seston (Sep 17) 6-2, 6-2
Mahdi Shah bt Matthew Seston (Sep 11) 6-0, 6-0
Sadahito Kobayashi bt Angus Gubbins (Sep 9) 6-1, 6-0
Fabian Kluepfel bt Angus Gubbins (Sep 4) 6-3, 6-1
Reveal CommentEd Sweet bt Angus Gubbins (Sep 2) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Great match, thanks Angus"  -- Ed
Sadahito Kobayashi bt Rishi Bordoloi (Aug 29) 6-1, 6-2
Sadahito Kobayashi bt Matthew Seston (Aug 23) 6-2, 6-1

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Saqib Sheikh 3 3 0 0 6 WWW
2 Tom Davies 3 2 1 2 6 WLW
3 Tom Grass 1 1 0 0 2 W
4 John Kelly 3 1 2 0 2 LLW
5 Ivan Seifert 3 0 3 2 2 LLL
6 Hebe Brown 1 0 1 0 1 L
7 Gustavo Blattner 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Oliver Hinckson 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentSaqib Sheikh bt John Kelly (Sep 16) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great match! John is a fantastic returner! "  -- Saqib
Tom Davies bt Ivan Seifert (Sep 13) 6-0, 6-2
Reveal CommentSaqib Sheikh bt Tom Davies (Sep 12) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match! Tom is a fantastic player."  -- Saqib
Tom Davies bt John Kelly (Sep 9) 6-3, 6-2
Reveal CommentSaqib Sheikh bt Ivan Seifert (Sep 2) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Fun match!"  -- Saqib
Tom Grass bt Hebe Brown (Aug 31) 3-6, 7-5, 7-5
John Kelly bt Ivan Seifert (Aug 29) 6-1, 6-0

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Paul Werp 4 4 0 2 10 WWWW
2 Manoj Pradhan 4 1 3 2 4 LWLL
3 Huxley May 2 1 1 0 2 WL
4 Maximiliano Martinez Mendoza 2 1 1 0 2 WL
5 Archan Arulkumaran 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 Ian Wallace 1 0 1 0 0 L
7 Philip Straton 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Maximiliano Martinez Mendoza bt Manoj Pradhan (Sep 16) 4-1, 4-3 (7-4)
Reveal CommentManoj Pradhan bt Archan Arulkumaran (Sep 14) 6-0, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match today with a few really nice rallies. Well played Manoj!"  -- Archan
Reveal CommentHuxley May bt Manoj Pradhan (Sep 12) 4-2, 4-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a fun match! "  -- Huxley
Reveal CommentPaul Werp bt Manoj Pradhan (Sep 11) 4-0, 4-1

Player Comments:

  • "Fantastic fun play that was closer than the score indicated "  -- Paul
Reveal CommentPaul Werp bt Huxley May (Sep 2) 4-2, 4-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great fun on the new courts at Paddington Rec."  -- Paul
Reveal CommentPaul Werp bt Maximiliano Martinez Mendoza (Aug 29) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great fun"  -- Paul
Reveal CommentPaul Werp bt Ian Wallace (Aug 27) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great competitive match!"  -- Paul

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Scott Fisher 5 4 1 2 10 LWWW
2 Francesca Chapman 4 4 0 0 8 WWWW
3 Charles Swindon 3 2 1 0 4 WWL
4 Valeria Kuryan 3 1 2 2 4 LWL
5 Kelly Seston 2 0 2 0 1 LL
6 Prady Kapoor 3 0 3 0 0 LLL
7 Thomas Dodd 2 0 2 0 0 LL
8 Alice Norton 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentFrancesca Chapman bt Thomas Dodd (Sep 20) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great game, thanks!"  -- Francesca
Charles Swindon bt Prady Kapoor (Sep 18) 4-2, 4-2
Reveal CommentFrancesca Chapman bt Scott Fisher (Sep 15) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great game!"  -- Francesca
Charles Swindon bt Kelly Seston (Sep 14) 4-2, 4-1
Reveal CommentScott Fisher bt Thomas Dodd (Sep 13) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great match with Thomas and the score didn't reflect the long games with many going to duece! "  -- Scott
Francesca Chapman bt Prady Kapoor (Sep 12) 4-1, 4-1
Reveal CommentScott Fisher bt Valeria Kuryan (Aug 27) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Great game with Valeria and the score doesn't reflect the close games - plus I was very lucky with some of my shots. "  -- Scott
Valeria Kuryan bt Prady Kapoor (Aug 26) 4-3 (8-6), 4-3 (8-6)
Francesca Chapman bt Valeria Kuryan (Aug 23) 6-0, 6-1
Reveal CommentScott Fisher bt Charles Swindon (Aug 22) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great to play Charles again in warmer conditions and we mixed it up by playing on Tarmac for the first hour then the synthetic for the second hour. Great match with many games going to duece. "  -- Scott
Reveal CommentScott Fisher bt Kelly Seston (Aug 20) 4-6, 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great match with Kelly who is a great player with consistency. I was very lucky and we had many games that were close. Was great to meet! "  -- Scott

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Paddington Rec archive. 

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

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 AllPaddington Rec Doubles - Round 1 | 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:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Conal Henry & Davide Pasqualicchio 3 3 0 2 9 WWW
2 George Ebunam & Gilbert Johnson 3 3 0 0 7 WWW
3 Alex Bninski & Andrew Lawrence 4 2 2 2 6 WLWL
4 Elizabeth Yong & Lance Crawford 4 1 3 2 4 LLLW
5 Mary Carson & Abigail Khatiblou 4 0 4 0 0 LLLL
6 Kaye Howe & Sundar Amirtanandha 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentAlex Bninski & Andrew Lawrence bt Mary Carson & Abigail Khatiblou (Oct 19) 6-2, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Many juicy games, great fun to play."  -- Alex
Reveal CommentGeorge Ebunam & Gilbert Johnson bt Mary Carson & Abigail Khatiblou (Oct 16) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "This was a really fun match. The rallying was great, and we had some close games too! "  -- George
Reveal CommentGeorge Ebunam & Gilbert Johnson bt Elizabeth Yong & Lance Crawford (Sep 25) 6-3, 7-6 (7-5)

Player Comments:

  • "Great match - we were really pushed in both sets, and the tiebreak was especially close. Shot of the match: Liz’s cross court forehand (very dangerous!) - thanks!"  -- George
Reveal CommentGeorge Ebunam & Gilbert Johnson v Conal Henry & Davide Pasqualicchio (Sep 24) 6-7 (5-7), 6-3, 2-1 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "2-1 in third set - Gilbert to serve"  -- George
Reveal CommentGeorge Ebunam & Gilbert Johnson bt Alex Bninski & Andrew Lawrence (Sep 22) 7-5, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Really fun game - thank you gents!"  -- George
Reveal CommentConal Henry & Davide Pasqualicchio bt Mary Carson & Abigail Khatiblou (Sep 19) 6-1, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Had a great match with Mary and Abi and we had a rainbow join us during our second set. "  -- Conal
Reveal CommentAlex Bninski & Andrew Lawrence bt Elizabeth Yong & Lance Crawford (Sep 18) 7-5, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Well-balanced competition, with lots of great rallies -- opponents were truly courtly, on and off court -- we hope to be able to play them again soon!"  -- Andrew
Conal Henry & Davide Pasqualicchio bt Alex Bninski & Andrew Lawrence (Sep 17) 6-1, 6-3
Conal Henry & Davide Pasqualicchio bt Elizabeth Yong & Lance Crawford (Sep 11) 6-3, 6-4
Reveal CommentElizabeth Yong & Lance Crawford bt Mary Carson & Abigail Khatiblou (Aug 28) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Really fun match with Mary and Abigail despite a very early start!"  -- Elizabeth

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Paddington Rec archive.

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

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.