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Collapse AllPaddington Rec Singles - Round 53 | Thursday 31 March 2022 to Wednesday 25 May 2022 (Midpoint: Wednesday 27 April 2022)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Ricard Creus 6 4 2 2 10 WLWL
2 Rick Burney 2 1 1 0 3 W
3 Alejandro Zepeda 1 1 0 0 2 W
4 Ignatios Charalampidis 1 1 0 0 2 W
5 Juan Francisco Redondo 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 Lucio Fracaro 2 0 2 0 0 LL
7 Patrick Killing 1 0 1 0 0 L

Match Results:

Reveal CommentRicard Creus bt Patrick Killing (May 13) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Long games and nice rallies!"  -- Ricard
Reveal CommentAlejandro Zepeda bt Ricard Creus (May 12) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Score does not reflect the match itself where have gone either way! Several great points and extremely long rallies. Thanks for a great match Ricard! thoroughly enjoyed."  -- Alejandro
Reveal CommentRicard Creus bt Lucio Fracaro (Apr 17) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Good match with spectators!"  -- Ricard
Ricard Creus bt Rick Burney (Apr 14) 6-7 (5-7), 6-4 Rick Burney Retired
Reveal CommentIgnatios Charalampidis bt Ricard Creus (Apr 10) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great 2-hour match on a sunny day - enjoyed every rally of it and could have gone either way. Sorry for all those lucky points Ricard!"  -- Ignatios
Rick Burney bt Lucio Fracaro (Apr 7) 6-4, 6-2
Reveal CommentRicard Creus bt Juan Francisco Redondo (Apr 3) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Really good match and nice weather!"  -- Ricard

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Mahdi Shah 5 5 0 2 12 WWWW
2 Gustavo Blattner 2 1 1 0 2 WL
3 James Murray 3 1 2 0 2 WLL
4 Huxley May 1 0 1 0 1 L
5 Rodrigo Machado 2 0 2 0 0 LL
6 Rishi Bordoloi 1 0 1 0 0 L
7 Fabian Kluepfel 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Gustavo Blattner bt James Murray (May 7) 6-2, 6-3
Mahdi Shah bt Gustavo Blattner (Apr 26) 6-3, 6-3
James Murray bt Rodrigo Machado (May 8) 6-4, 6-3
Mahdi Shah bt Rodrigo Machado (May 7) 6-0, 6-0
Mahdi Shah bt Rishi Bordoloi (Apr 30) 6-1, 6-3
Mahdi Shah bt James Murray (Apr 12) 6-0, 6-2
Mahdi Shah bt Huxley May (Apr 11) 6-2, 6-0
Reveal CommentHuxley May v Rodrigo Machado (Apr 9) 4-0, 2-3 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "Great fun match, look forward to finish it! "  -- Huxley

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Mattis Krasberg 4 4 0 2 10 WWWW
2 Andrey Redman 1 0 1 0 0 L
3 Charles Swindon 1 0 1 0 0 L
4 Lance Entwistle 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 Marcus Dayal 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 Michael Marsden 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Ties Boukema 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Mattis Krasberg bt Lance Entwistle (Apr 29) 6-1, 6-3
Mattis Krasberg bt Andrey Redman (Apr 18) 6-0, 6-2
Mattis Krasberg bt Charles Swindon (Apr 9) 6-1, 6-3
Mattis Krasberg bt Marcus Dayal (Apr 3) 6-1, 6-0

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Nick Edwards 5 4 1 0 9 LWWW
2 Maximiliano Martinez Mendoza 4 4 0 0 8 WWWW
3 Scott Fisher 5 3 2 0 6 WWWL
4 Shifana Mufeed 2 1 1 0 2 LW
5 Michael Loutsios 3 1 2 0 2 WLL
6 Thomas Dodd 3 0 3 0 0 LLL
7 Zoe Martin 4 0 4 0 0 LLLL

Match Results:

Reveal CommentMaximiliano Martinez Mendoza bt Zoe Martin (May 14) 6-0, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the match, Zoe! "  -- Maximiliano
Reveal CommentScott Fisher bt Zoe Martin (May 14) 6-4, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Great game with Zoe and I was very lucky on the second set as Zoe found her form for the friendly 3rd set which she won 6-4"  -- Scott
Reveal CommentMaximiliano Martinez Mendoza bt Nick Edwards (May 8) 6-3, 3-6, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Great match from Max - both of us got frustrated at different points in the match, but he ended up being the more consistent in the end. "  -- Nick
Reveal CommentMichael Loutsios bt Zoe Martin (May 8) 6-3, 7-6 (7-3)

Player Comments:

  • "The match was played on a beautiful sunny ☀️ day which also meant it was energy sapping as well! Zoe got off to a great start with some good serving and lovely placement of shots. A few matches went to deuce and both of us had a lucky net cord during the match. Second set I managed to get myself ahead but a great comeback by Zoe meant we went to a tiebreak. Great match and good luck with the rest of your matches. "  -- Michael
Reveal CommentMaximiliano Martinez Mendoza bt Michael Loutsios (May 7) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great couple of hours. Michael's game is really consistent. Thanks for the match! "  -- Maximiliano
Reveal CommentNick Edwards bt Thomas Dodd (May 5) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Nice to play Thomas again after a couple of years and as Scott said can see the improvements - thanks for a fun run around! "  -- Nick
Reveal CommentScott Fisher bt Thomas Dodd (May 1) 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good match and Thomas has really improved his game since we last played. "  -- Scott
Reveal CommentScott Fisher bt Michael Loutsios (May 1) 6-2, 7-6 (8-6)

Player Comments:

  • "Good game so far with many games going to duece. Second set was a big challenge and we had one of the longest rallies! Great game"  -- Scott
Reveal CommentNick Edwards bt Scott Fisher (May 1) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Nice match avoiding the spots of rain today! Nice to meet you today Scott!"  -- Nick
Reveal CommentNick Edwards bt Shifana Mufeed (Apr 30) 6-1, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely match in beautiful warm Bank Holiday weather! Lovely to meet Shifana who saved first match point with an awesome ace but I got a nice lob over the head on the second match point. :)"  -- Nick
Reveal CommentShifana Mufeed bt Thomas Dodd (Apr 28) 6-0, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the great 2nd set. Match point was yhe best. "  -- Shifana
Reveal CommentMaximiliano Martinez Mendoza bt Scott Fisher (Apr 24) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match - Thanks, Scott! "  -- Maximiliano
Reveal CommentNick Edwards bt Zoe Martin (Apr 24) 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Zoe claimed she would be a bit rusty but ended up coming out the blocks and going 5-2 up in the first set..! I had to save 3 set points at 3-5 0-40 down… a close, fun match throughout! Thanks Zoe"  -- Nick

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.