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Collapse AllSouthampton Singles - Round 37 | Thursday 26 August 2021 to Wednesday 20 October 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 22 September 2021)

Current Rankings:

  1. Tomasz Wojtak [W5] 12 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Ben Phillips [W3, L1] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Pablo Eransus [W2, L1] 5
  4. Ben Stebbings [W2, L1] 4
  5. Radoslaw Kempinski [W1, L5] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  6. Patrick Myers [W1, L4] 2
  7. Ben Driscoll [L2] 1

Match Results:

Reveal CommentPablo Eransus bt Patrick Myers (Oct 12) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Paddy for the match. It was a really competitive battle with plenty of good points and long rallies. All the best in the rest of your matches, and looking forward to playing with you again next league."  -- Pablo
Reveal CommentBen Phillips bt Patrick Myers (Oct 9) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match played at a really good level, enjoyed it cheers Paddy."  -- Ben
Reveal CommentBen Stebbings bt Patrick Myers (Oct 3) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable match. Thanks for organising , Paddy."  -- Ben
Tomasz Wojtak bt Patrick Myers (Sep 27) 6-1, 6-1
Reveal CommentBen Stebbings bt Radoslaw Kempinski (Sep 23) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Ben, it was a thoroughly enjoyable match even though it didn’t go my way. Lots of tense and long games with multiple deuces and big points. You won the most of them. Well deserved win for you as you were the better player. Hope to play another match soon, good luck for your remaining fixtures!"  -- Radoslaw
Reveal CommentBen Phillips bt Pablo Eransus (Sep 21) 7-6 (8-6), 2-6, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Cheers for the game Pablo, a really good 2 hour battle. Especially the first set which was about as close as it gets. Lots of long rallies, I look forward to playing again."  -- Ben
Reveal CommentPablo Eransus bt Radoslaw Kempinski (Sep 16) 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "What a battle !! Specially in the first set where the last 3-4 games were decided after numerous deuces. So any of these games, and consequently the set, could have gone either side. That more-than-an-hour-set became key for the rest of the match. Very well played as usual Rad, and look forward to playing again next league. "  -- Pablo
Reveal CommentTomasz Wojtak bt Ben Stebbings (Sep 15) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Good match Ben, with lot's of long rallies corner to corner. I expect we will have another good match next time too."  -- Tomasz
Tomasz Wojtak bt Ben Driscoll (Sep 13) Walkover
Reveal CommentBen Phillips bt Radoslaw Kempinski (Sep 11) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Nice to meet you Rad, really enjoyed the game today. Many good rallies and close games. Cheers!"  -- Ben
Reveal CommentTomasz Wojtak bt Ben Phillips (Sep 8) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Some good tennis in rainy conditions. Cheers Ben."  -- Tomasz
Reveal CommentTomasz Wojtak bt Radoslaw Kempinski (Sep 6) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Cheers for the match Rad. Good chat afterwards."  -- Tomasz
Reveal CommentRadoslaw Kempinski bt Ben Driscoll (Sep 1) 6-7 (10-12), 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the match Ben, you showed amazing perseverance and fighting skills! It took me a good while to find my game and I did need it to come on top today. Good luck for your next matches:)"  -- Radoslaw
Reveal CommentPatrick Myers bt Radoslaw Kempinski (Aug 30) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Rad, really fun game this afternoon!"  -- Patrick

Current Rankings:

  1. Peter Bliss 10.1 [W5] 12 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Tim Bifield [W2, L2] 8 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Alex Beaton [W1, L2] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Adam Wheal [W3, L2] 6
  5. Gemma Hargrave [W1, L3] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  6. Matthew Mettam [W2, L2] 4
  7. Sam Driscoll [W1, L4] 3

Match Results:

Reveal CommentAdam Wheal bt Matthew Mettam (Oct 11) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a good match Matt! "  -- Adam
Reveal CommentAdam Wheal bt Gemma Hargrave (Oct 7) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Gemma, well played"  -- Adam
Reveal CommentSam Driscoll bt Matthew Mettam (Oct 5) 6-3, 7-6 (8-6)

Player Comments:

  • "Great game, could have gone either way. Some unbelievable points and some long service games! Good luck with your remaining games Matthew!"  -- Sam
Reveal CommentTim Bifield bt Sam Driscoll (Oct 2) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Good game even with the wind and the rain! Could've gone either way. Good luck with the rest of the games!"  -- Tim
Reveal CommentAdam Wheal bt Sam Driscoll (Sep 25) 6-1, 2-6, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Good match, well played Sam"  -- Adam
Reveal CommentPeter Bliss bt Gemma Hargrave (Sep 22) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A lot closer than the scoreline shows, I think nearly every game went to deuce. Loads of long rallies including 2 epic ones that never ended where we were both dead on our feet. Was a really nice court and look forward to playing with you again Gemma."  -- Peter
Reveal CommentPeter Bliss bt Adam Wheal (Sep 20) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the game Adam, I think it was just my slightly better consistency that got me through, you made some great winning shots at times. Good luck with the remainder of your matches."  -- Peter
Reveal CommentPeter Bliss bt Alex Beaton (Sep 18) 2-6, 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Really good game with lots of long rallies, I think i was stilll thinking about my holiday in the first set but luckily was able to improve in the next 2 sets. Good chat afterwards. Good luck with the remainder of your matches and look forward to playing you again."  -- Peter
Matthew Mettam bt Alex Beaton (Sep 16) 7-5, 4-6, 6-4
Reveal CommentGemma Hargrave bt Sam Driscoll (Sep 16) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Good battle against a very consistent and tricky opponent! Thoroughly enjoyed the match! Well done Gemma, good luck with your remaining games!! "  -- Sam
Reveal CommentMatthew Mettam bt Tim Bifield (Sep 14) 6-4, 5-7, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thoroughly enjoyable match and chats between change of ends. All the nest with your remaining matches Tim."  -- Matthew
Tim Bifield bt Gemma Hargrave (Sep 11) 5-7, 6-1, 6-4
Reveal CommentPeter Bliss bt Sam Driscoll (Sep 6) 6-4, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "I think we were both struggling with the heat, so hot today, glad we didn't need a third set as not sure I would have actually made it. Thanks for the game and Good luck with the remainder of your matches Sam."  -- Peter
Reveal CommentPeter Bliss bt Tim Bifield (Aug 31) 6-0, 4-6, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Really enjoyed our match Tim with some nice rallies. Good luck with the remainder of your matches."  -- Peter
Reveal CommentAlex Beaton bt Adam Wheal (Aug 26) 7-5, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a fun first match. You played some really good rallies, and I'm looking forward to playing again!"  -- Alex

Current Rankings:

  1. Carlos Alvarez Prieto [W4, L1] 11 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Tom Burnell 8.2 [W2, L1] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  3. Guillermo Maya [W2, L3] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Alexandra Dukes [W2, L4] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  5. Ben Charnley 10.1 [W3, L1] 6
  6. William Perret [W2, L2] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  7. Steve Greening [L3] 2

Match Results:

Reveal CommentCarlos Alvarez Prieto bt Guillermo Maya (Oct 15) 6-2, 2-6, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "What a great match we have had in this lovely Spanish morning haha, it could have gone to either way with quite close games which defined the final output. Looking forward to playing again."  -- Carlos
Reveal CommentAlexandra Dukes bt Steve Greening (Oct 8) 6-3, 4-6, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a good match, Steve! I had to deal with some very tricky angles! See you on court again. "  -- Alexandra
Alexandra Dukes bt Ben Charnley (Oct 6) Walkover
Reveal CommentBen Charnley bt Guillermo Maya (Sep 27) 6-1, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "A good match. Guillermo was very unlucky to be on the wrong end of 2 net cords in an important game in the second set. Looking forward to another match in the future."  -- Ben
Reveal CommentBen Charnley bt William Perret (Sep 23) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "A fun match with Billy. Looking forward to playing again in future."  -- Ben
Reveal CommentWilliam Perret bt Alexandra Dukes (Sep 20) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely sunny match! Nice to meet you Alex, thoroughly enjoyable game! "  -- William
Reveal CommentGuillermo Maya bt Alexandra Dukes (Sep 17) 7-5, 0-6, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match with very good rallies! Looking forward to playing again"  -- Guillermo
Reveal CommentBen Charnley bt Carlos Alvarez Prieto (Sep 13) 1-6, 6-1, 4-3 Carlos Alvarez Prieto Retired

Player Comments:

  • "This was a close and enjoyable match. Looking forward to playing Carlos again in future. Unfortunately, Carlos was injured during the third set and had to retire with the third set score at Ben 4 Carlos 3. Carlos suggested that we record the final set as 6-4."  -- Ben
Reveal CommentCarlos Alvarez Prieto bt Tom Burnell (Sep 10) 3-6, 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It has been a real pleasure to play with you Tom in this slippery morning haha, what a battle! we have had, it could have gone to any side. Best of luck in the rest of your games"  -- Carlos
Reveal CommentTom Burnell bt Steve Greening (Sep 8) 6-0, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great match with some long rallies . Glad the strong wind during the warm up dropped nicely just as we started the match! Well played Steve and I look forward to our next encounter!"  -- Tom
Reveal CommentWilliam Perret bt Guillermo Maya (Sep 7) 6-4, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "Strange game as both players seemed to want to compete for highest number of missed first serves and unforced errors. Very close match and a very good run around (nearly 2 hours on court for 2 sets)! "  -- William
Reveal CommentTom Burnell bt Alexandra Dukes (Sep 6) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Long rallies in very hot conditions. Alex is a fighter and I was exhausted by the end of the match.. The score line is not a true reflection of the battle we had out there! It was a great match and I look forward to playing you again Alex."  -- Tom
Reveal CommentCarlos Alvarez Prieto bt Alexandra Dukes (Sep 3) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Alex for the match it was a great way to start the day, best of luck in the rest of your matches"  -- Carlos
Reveal CommentCarlos Alvarez Prieto bt William Perret (Sep 1) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for the match Billy, it was great, with plenty of good rallies and quite some good points as well. Best of luck in the rest of your matches."  -- Carlos
Reveal CommentGuillermo Maya bt Steve Greening (Sep 1) 3-6, 7-5, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "What a match! Great level, tough, intense and with pretty good rallies. Thanks Steve, looking forward to playing again."  -- Guillermo

Current Rankings:

  1. Paul Woodfield [W4, L1] 11 includes 2 bonus points
  2. Thomas Caullay 10.1 [W4] 8
  3. Neil Forster [W2, L3] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Alan Gordon [W3, L1] 6
  5. Gary Wright 10.2 [W1, L4] 5 includes 2 bonus points
  6. Julia Webb [L5]

Match Results:

Reveal CommentThomas Caullay bt Paul Woodfield (Oct 11) 0-6, 6-2, [10-7]

Player Comments:

  • "Topsy turvy match in very cool conditions...Winter is definitely coming. Great match look forward to the next one"  -- Thomas
Reveal CommentAlan Gordon bt Julia Webb (Oct 9) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyed that match - most games pretty close either way. Thanks"  -- Alan
Reveal CommentThomas Caullay bt Julia Webb (Oct 8) 6-1, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Another enjoyable match, always fun to play. Looking forward to the next one"  -- Thomas
Reveal CommentNeil Forster bt Julia Webb (Sep 29) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thank you for the game - very enjoyable and some good rallies. Good luck with the rest of your matches. "  -- Neil
Reveal CommentThomas Caullay bt Neil Forster (Sep 26) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Good match, some good rallies and close games. Good luck for the rest of your matches"  -- Thomas
Alan Gordon bt Gary Wright (Sep 25) 6-4, 5-7, 6-2
Reveal CommentAlan Gordon bt Neil Forster (Sep 21) 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (7-3)

Player Comments:

  • "An epic match that could have gone on forever if it wasn't for the tie break in the third set! Well played Alan - looking forward to our next match."  -- Neil
Reveal CommentThomas Caullay bt Gary Wright (Sep 19) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Another match closer than the score suggests. Enjoyed the match in lovely setting. Already looking forward to the next one."  -- Thomas
Reveal CommentPaul Woodfield bt Alan Gordon (Sep 14) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thank you for the match Alan and good luck for the rest of your fixtures. "  -- Paul
Reveal CommentPaul Woodfield bt Julia Webb (Sep 8) 6-1, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Some exciting points. Thanks Julia. "  -- Paul
Reveal CommentNeil Forster bt Gary Wright (Sep 5) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable, well fought match with some great points and good winners on both sides. Thank you for the invitation to play at your club, Gary! "  -- Neil
  • "No problem Neil ...... Yes, hard-fought match well played, good luck with the rest of your games, and look forward to playing again." -- G
Gary Wright bt Julia Webb (Sep 4) 6-1, 6-3
Reveal CommentPaul Woodfield bt Neil Forster (Sep 1) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great game with lots of fun rallies, thank you. "  -- Paul
Reveal CommentPaul Woodfield bt Gary Wright (Aug 27) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Good game Gary and thanks for the invite to play on grass. "  -- Paul
  • "well played again Paul good luck with the rest of your matches." -- G

Results


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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 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).


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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:

  • Andrea Munafo & Georgios Salavasidis
  • Neil Adam Tibbetts & Pablo Eransus
  • Olga Fialova-Downey & Radoslaw Kempinski
  • Pete Lawrence & Hanna Sykulska-Lawrence
  • Vitor Barbosa & Andre Barbosa

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 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).


Comments:


Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form.