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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

THE LEAGUE IS:

  • 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

See here for the complete rules and regulations.

 

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Primary Venues

Southampton Sports Centre

Thornhill Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 7AY Tel: full venue details »

Places Leisure Eastleigh

Passfield Avenue, Eastleigh, SO50 9NL Tel: full venue details »

Wide Lane Sports Ground

Wide Lane, Eastleigh, SO50 5PE Tel: (0)23 8059 2119 full venue details »

David Lloyd Southampton

Brownhill Way Frogmore Lane, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 0XS Tel: full venue details »

Avenue Campus

Highfield Road, Southampton, SO17 1BF Tel: 023 8059 2119 full venue details »

East Park

East Park Terrace, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 0DA Tel: full venue details »

St James' Park

Church Street, Upper Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 5LW Tel: full venue details »

Portswood Recreation Ground

Grosvenor Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1WZ Tel: full venue details »

Riverside Park

Manor Farm Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO18 2PH Tel: full venue details »

Woodhouse Lane Recreation Park

Pavilion Road, Woodhouse Lane, Hedge End, Botley, Southampton, SO30 2EZ Tel: full venue details »

Club Venues

Romsey & Abbey Tennis Club

Romsey Sports Centre, Southampton Road, Romsey, SO51 8AF Tel: full venue details »

South Hants Lawn Tennis Club

61 Northlands Road, Southampton, SO15 2LN Tel: full venue details »
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Collapse AllSouthampton Singles - Round 44 | Thursday 19 January 2023 to Wednesday 15 March 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 15 February 2023)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Tomasz Wojtak 2 2 0 0 4 WW
2 Ben Phillips 1 1 0 0 2 W
3 Gavin Steer 2 0 2 0 0 LL
4 Paul Woodfield 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 Guillermo Maya Hidalgo 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Lloyd Blackman 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Pablo Eransus 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentBen Phillips bt Gavin Steer (Feb 1) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Cheers for the match Gavin, enjoyable as always and some good tennis played."  -- Ben
Tomasz Wojtak bt Gavin Steer (Jan 25) 6-0, 6-1
Tomasz Wojtak bt Paul Woodfield (Jan 22) 6-0, 6-0

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Poppy Marston 2 2 0 0 4 WW
2 Ben Charnley 2 2 0 0 4 WW
3 Keala Young 3 1 2 2 4 LWL
4 Vinod Dhawale 2 1 1 0 2 WL
5 Rolin Mzwimbi 2 1 1 0 2 LW
6 Robert Nagy 1 0 1 0 0 L
7 Tom Burnell 2 0 2 0 0 LL
8 Ming Xiong 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Poppy Marston bt Keala Young (Feb 1) 6-2, 6-0
Reveal CommentBen Charnley bt Rolin Mzwimbi (Jan 31) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Close match with a lot of good rallies, thanks Rolin!"  -- Ben
Poppy Marston bt Robert Nagy (Jan 31) 6-0, 6-2
Reveal CommentVinod Dhawale bt Tom Burnell (Jan 30) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Good to meet you Tom. Good game. "  -- Vinod
Reveal CommentBen Charnley bt Vinod Dhawale (Jan 28) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good to meet you Ben. It was a really good match. Like you said, the score does not reflect how close tight it was. Looking forward to play again soon. Cheers. Vinod "  -- Vinod
Reveal CommentKeala Young bt Tom Burnell (Jan 28) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Nice to meet you Tom, thanks for a good game. Good luck with your future matches. "  -- Keala
Reveal CommentRolin Mzwimbi bt Keala Young (Jan 25) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Really good game! Some nice long rallies. Good luck with the rest of your matches "  -- Rolin

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Patricia Burns 1 1 0 0 2 W
2 George Bolton 1 1 0 0 2 W
3 Sarah Stebbings 1 1 0 0 2 W
4 Thomas Caullay 1 1 0 0 2 W
5 Gary Wright 2 1 1 0 2 WL
6 Florence Gimonet 2 0 2 0 0 LL
7 Julia Webb 1 0 1 0 0 L
8 Luke Davison 1 0 1 0 0 L

Match Results:

Reveal CommentGary Wright bt Julia Webb (Jan 30) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Nice to see you today Julia ..... good luck with the rest of your games Gx"  -- Gary
Reveal CommentPatricia Burns bt Florence Gimonet (Jan 29) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Florence for a great Sunday afternoon of tennis."  -- Patricia
Reveal CommentGeorge Bolton bt Florence Gimonet (Jan 28) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great game Florence! "  -- George
Reveal CommentSarah Stebbings bt Luke Davison (Jan 28) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the match Luke! Bis nächstes mal! "  -- Sarah
Reveal CommentThomas Caullay bt Gary Wright (Jan 26) 6-1, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Great match, really close second set. You coped well with the string break at the end of the warm up. Looking forward to the next instalment"  -- Thomas

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Southampton archive. 

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

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 AllSouthampton Doubles - Round 7 | Thursday 25 April 2019 to Wednesday 3 July 2019 (Midpoint: Wednesday 29 May 2019)

Sorry this round didn't take off at all. What a shame.

Group Summary:

Oh dear, not a single match played. It is very unusual for a round not to get going at all and don't forget we are always here yto help get matches set up and played - just ask. Let's hope a future round is more successful.

Final Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
Andrea Munafo & Georgios Salavasidis 0 0 0 0 0 0
Neil Adam Tibbetts & Pablo Eransus 0 0 0 0 0 0
Olga Fialova-Downey & Radoslaw Kempinski 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pete Lawrence & Hanna Sykulska-Lawrence 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vitor Barbosa & Andre Barbosa 0 0 0 0 0 0

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Southampton archive.

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

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.