Collapse AllTrafford Singles - Round 4 | Thursday 25 May 2017 to Wednesday 19 July 2017 (Midpoint: Wednesday 21 June 2017)

It’s great to see that Trafford got some really exciting matches this round, with everyone playing tight sets in lovely warm weather! The comments display a lovely atmosphere of sportsmanship which is what our leagues are all about. Matches were close, competitive and, most importantly, enjoyable – well played everyone!

Group Summary:

It’s no coincidence that the player who came top of this round was the only one to score bonus points – keen match organisation can make all the difference! Congratulations to Ranganath for an impressive five matches won, plus two bonus points. Ben and James had a very tight two sets, Javier and Ranganath had an exciting three-setter, and Jonathan battled on despite his injury!

Final Rankings:

  1. Ranganath Ranganna [W5, L1] 13 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Javier De Sena [W2] 4 RUNNER UP
  3. Ben Bowden 10.2 [W2, L2] 4
  4. Simon Shaw [W2] 4
  5. James Buckingham [W1, L3] 2
  6. Alex Kenyon 10.2 [L1]
  7. Jonathan Hill [L1]
  8. Richard Ellis 10.2 [L4]

Match Results:

Javier De Sena bt Ben Bowden (Jul 15) 6-1, 6-1
Reveal CommentRanganath Ranganna bt Jonathan Hill (Jul 13) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Well played Mr Hill in spite of the injury!"  -- Ranganath
Reveal CommentBen Bowden bt Richard Ellis (Jul 9) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "A very warm afternoon at Longford Park."  -- Richard
James Buckingham bt Richard Ellis (Jul 1) 6-0, 6-2
Simon Shaw bt Richard Ellis (Jun 24) 6-0, 6-0
Simon Shaw bt James Buckingham (Jun 16) Walkover
Ranganath Ranganna bt Richard Ellis (Jun 15) 6-0, 6-0

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentJavier De Sena bt Ranganath Ranganna (Jun 15) 6-1, 4-6, 7-6

Player Comments:

  • "Great game and brilliant workout went all the way to the wire with a tie break at the end"  -- Javier
Ranganath Ranganna bt Alex Kenyon (Jun 7) 6-1, 6-3
Ben Bowden bt James Buckingham (Jun 4) 6-4, 6-3
Ranganath Ranganna bt James Buckingham (May 30) 6-0, 6-1
Reveal CommentRanganath Ranganna bt Ben Bowden (May 29) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "This was a good game, a very close one! Thankfully it didn't rain and enjoyed playing with Ben. "  -- Ranganath