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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
  • We welcome 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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New players will need to complete the player questionnaire before they can join a Round. Once you’ve signed up, and for returning players, you can join the next Round here.

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Primary Venues

Central Park

Outland Road, Plymouth, PL3 4QL Tel: full venue details »

Devonport Park

Plymouth, PL1 4QJ Tel: full venue details »

Tothill Park

Plymouth, PL4 9DN Tel: full venue details »

Hele's School

Seymour Road, Plympton, Plymouth, PL7 4LT Tel: 01752 334196 or 01752 231739 full venue details »

Hartley Park

Plymouth, PL3 5HY Tel: full venue details »

Marjon Sports Centre

University of St Mark & St John, Derriford Road, Plymouth, PL6 8BH Tel: 01752 636876 full venue details »

West Hoe Park

Plymouth, PL1 3DL Tel: full venue details »

Other Venues

South Devon Tennis Centre

Erme Playing Fields, Ermington Road, Ivybridge, PL21 9ES Tel: ​01752893700 full venue details »

Club Venues

Mannamead Lawn Tennis Club

Eggbuckland Road, Mannamead, PL3 5JR Tel: full venue details »

Plympton Lawn Tennis Club

Harewood Park, Plymouth, PL7 2AS Tel: 07784193094 full venue details »

St Budeaux Tennis Club

Verna Road, St Budeaux, Plymouth, PL5 2EH Tel: 07905486166 full venue details »

Collapse AllPlymouth Singles - Round 17 | Thursday 19 August 2021 to Wednesday 13 October 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 15 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. Rich Mitchell [W5] 12 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Austin Herzig [W3, L2] 9 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Guillaume Pleven [W2, L1] 4
  4. Chris Janes [W1, L2] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  5. Julien Duchene [W1, L4] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  6. David Knight [L3] 2 includes 2 bonus points

Match Results:

Guillaume Pleven bt Julien Duchene (Sep 25) 6-3, 6-4
Reveal CommentChris Janes bt Julien Duchene (Sep 7) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "A good match, played in slightly blustery conditions. Some good rallies and the match transformed by the floodlights proving that very little could be seen before! "  -- Chris
Austin Herzig bt Chris Janes (Sep 6) 6-0, 6-4
Rich Mitchell bt Julien Duchene (Sep 4) 6-1, 6-1
Rich Mitchell bt Chris Janes (Sep 1) 6-1, 6-3
Reveal CommentRich Mitchell bt Austin Herzig (Aug 27) 7-5, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Match started 4-1 in favour of Austin. battled a few long deuce games to work his way back in it to win the set eventually winning it 7-5. 2nd set seemed like it was going Rich's way up to 5-1. Austin worked his way to 5-5. Rich hold his nerves to just win it 7-5. An enjoyable that was almost evenly matched." -- Austin
Rich Mitchell bt David Knight (Aug 25) 6-1, 6-0
Julien Duchene bt David Knight (Aug 24) 6-3, 6-2
Austin Herzig bt David Knight (Aug 23) 6-0, 6-3
Rich Mitchell bt Guillaume Pleven (Aug 23) 6-4, 6-1

Match of the Group:

Guillaume Pleven bt Austin Herzig (Aug 22) 6-2, 6-7 (6-8), 6-2
Austin Herzig bt Julien Duchene (Aug 20) 6-0, 6-4

Group Summary:

Final Rankings:

  1. Oliver Holland [W3, L1] 8 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Elliot Pleven [W3] 6 RUNNER UP
  3. Claire Hayward [W1, L2] 2
  4. Barry Pidgeon [L2]
  5. Max Tindall-Jones [L2]
  6. Ellen Spiers withdrawn
  7. Zoe Copeland

Match Results:

Reveal CommentClaire Hayward bt Barry Pidgeon (Sep 26) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Good match in perfect conditions. Thank you Barry to play so early i the morning. It was a good run around. "  -- Claire
Reveal CommentOliver Holland bt Barry Pidgeon (Sep 24) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Well played Barry! "  -- Oliver
  • "Thanks Oliver for my first match I really enjoyed it , a good workout" -- Barry
Elliot Pleven bt Claire Hayward (Sep 16) 6-0, 6-1

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentOliver Holland bt Max Tindall-Jones (Sep 13) 6-0, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Was a pleasure to meet Max and I hope we'll continue to play more after his holiday :) "  -- Oliver
Oliver Holland bt Claire Hayward (Sep 9) 6-1, 6-0
Elliot Pleven bt Oliver Holland (Aug 20) 6-0, 6-2
Elliot Pleven bt Max Tindall-Jones (Aug 19) 6-0, 6-2


Looking for previous matches? Visit the Plymouth archive. 

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

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.