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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
  • 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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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

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 57 | 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 Tom Harris 3 3 0 2 8 WWW
2 Kenny Truong 3 2 1 2 6 WLW
3 Paul Werp 1 1 0 0 2 W
4 Maximiliano Martinez Mendoza 3 0 3 2 2 LLL
5 Yatharth Saraf 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 Zac Taibel 1 0 1 0 0 L
7 Rishi Bordoloi 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Kenny Truong bt Yatharth Saraf (Feb 1) 4-1, 4-0
Reveal CommentPaul Werp bt Maximiliano Martinez Mendoza (Jan 30) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great Fun!"  -- Paul
Reveal CommentTom Harris bt Zac Taibel (Jan 27) 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great fun"  -- Tom
Reveal CommentTom Harris bt Kenny Truong (Jan 22) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great match! "  -- Tom
Reveal CommentTom Harris bt Maximiliano Martinez Mendoza (Jan 19) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Good fun in the cold "  -- Tom
Kenny Truong bt Maximiliano Martinez Mendoza (Jan 15) 6-1, 6-0

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Spike Elwood 4 3 1 2 8 WWWL
2 Pasquale Pedata 2 2 0 0 4 WW
3 Alessandro Guasti 2 1 1 0 3 LW
4 Abigail Smith 1 1 0 0 2 W
5 Andrei Caraman 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 Joel Cohen 1 0 1 0 0 L
7 Scott Fisher 1 0 1 0 0 L
8 Lance Entwistle 2 0 2 0 0 LL

Match Results:

Pasquale Pedata bt Lance Entwistle (Feb 2) 7-5, 7-6 (8-6)
Reveal CommentAbigail Smith bt Andrei Caraman (Jan 29) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Abigail is a very good player, nice shots, serves. Been a pleasure to play with."  -- Andrei
Reveal CommentSpike Elwood bt Alessandro Guasti (Jan 29) 6-3, 1-6, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a great match Alessandro! Terrific game and look forward to playing again :)"  -- Spike
Reveal CommentSpike Elwood bt Joel Cohen (Jan 23) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great Game thanks Joel! Some mad Rallies in there too. "  -- Spike
Reveal CommentSpike Elwood bt Lance Entwistle (Jan 21) 7-5, 7-6 (8-6)

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the match Lance. An epic one for sure! :)"  -- Spike
Reveal CommentAlessandro Guasti bt Scott Fisher (Jan 21) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great fun and tight match! looking forward to the next"  -- Alessandro
Reveal CommentPasquale Pedata bt Spike Elwood (Jan 15) 7-6 (7-4), 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great start of the day with an early match. Great match with some long rally. Thanks Spike!"  -- Pasquale

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Beibei Fan 2 2 0 0 4 WW
2 Alex Kacherov 1 1 0 0 2 W
3 Charles Swindon 1 0 1 0 1 L
4 Prady Kapoor 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 Manoj Pradhan 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 Jorge Veronique 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Valerie Steiner 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Beibei Fan bt Manoj Pradhan (Jan 22) 6-3, 6-3
Alex Kacherov bt Prady Kapoor (Jan 18) 4-0, 4-0
Alex Kacherov v Charles Swindon (Jan 17) 1-4, 1-1 TBC
Beibei Fan bt Charles Swindon (Jan 16) 6-3, 6-3

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.