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Collapse AllSunderland Singles - Round 25 | Thursday 3 February 2022 to Wednesday 30 March 2022 (Midpoint: Wednesday 2 March 2022)

Thanks for competing in the first LTL Round of 2022! We hope you enjoyed your matches and have met some new tennis pals. The weather is starting to change, the sun is coming out and we’re ready for more tennis this Spring. Don’t miss the deadline for your next Round and check out our new Local Padel Leagues if you’d like to give a new sport a go!

Group Summary:

Final Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Danny Sneath 1 1 0 0 3 W
2 Monir Ahmed 1 1 0 0 3 W
3 Ayush Khapra 1 0 1 0 0 L
4 Olga Glanville 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 Jack Dryden 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentMonir Ahmed bt Ayush Khapra (Mar 29) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "I won the toss and decided to receive. I was able to take the first set comfortably 6-1. Second set was competitive with some long rallies. We broke each other and at some point it was 3-3 games all. Ayush showed good defense with some good ball striking but I was able to move him around the court with winning shots. Double faults and unforced errors did not help Ayush to win any more games. It was good to have the match completed, many thanks Ayush. "  -- Monir
Reveal CommentDanny Sneath v Monir Ahmed (Mar 13) 4-6, 6-2 TBC

Player Comments:

  • "Finished as a draw. We couldn’t agree on which balls to use for the third set, so we were both happy to call it a draw. "  -- Danny

Match of the Group:

Danny Sneath bt Olga Glanville (Feb 7) 6-4, 6-0

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Sunderland archive. 

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

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.