Friendly, competitive tennis on Welwyn and Hatfield's public courts

Local Tennis Leagues is for anyone, no matter your tennis experience. Play YOUR way. 

Join thousands of players in hundreds of Leagues across the UK. Whatever your standard, we’ll find you great matches!

Local Tennis Leagues is a place for friendly tennis, where you can meet like-minded people and make new friends.

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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.

 

Getting started

For everything you need to know before you get started see the FAQs and review the Rules and Regulations, which all players agree to adhere to when playing in the Leagues.


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If you notice any of our venue information is out of date, missing court costs or opening hours, please let us know.

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Primary Venues

Gosling Sports Park

Stanborough Road, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6XE Tel: 01707 331056 full venue details »

Hertfordshire Sports Village

University of Hertfordshire de Havilland Campus, Hatfield Business Park, Hatfield, AL10 9EU Tel: 01707 284466 full venue details »

King George V Playing Fields

Beehive Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 4BP Tel: full venue details »

Collapse AllWelwyn and Hatfield Singles - Round 12 | Thursday 24 August 2023 to Wednesday 18 October 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 20 September 2023)

Final Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Rodney Wicks 4 3 1 2 12 WLWW
2 Amin Dahesh 3 3 0 0 9 WWW
3 Zac Sargusingh 3 2 1 2 9 LWW
4 Matthew Betteridge 2 0 2 0 3 LL
5 Glen Law 2 0 2 0 2 LL
6 Malachi Lalite 2 0 2 0 2 LL

Match Results:

Reveal CommentRodney Wicks bt Glen Law (Oct 12) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A good, fun match, Glen is great on attack, lots of clean winners so i had to stay away from feeding to his mid court where he proved he could consistently put them away."  -- Rodney
Reveal CommentAmin Dahesh bt Malachi Lalite (Sep 27) 7-5, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It was great to meet Malachi again and after loosing to him twice, this time was my lucky time."  -- Amin
Reveal CommentAmin Dahesh bt Glen Law (Sep 15) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "The game was much closer than what the score shows. "  -- Amin
Reveal CommentAmin Dahesh bt Rodney Wicks (Sep 10) 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Rod to serve"  -- Rodney
  • "Managed to finish the game. It was my day. Looking forward to play with him again"  -- Amin
Reveal CommentRodney Wicks bt Zac Sargusingh (Sep 9) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Match was played in blazing heat and we were both doing our best to conserve energy by avoiding, as much as possible, long rallies. I managed to hit winning angles mostly just at the right times and there wasn't much between us other than luck ran largely on my side today, thanks Zac and look forward to playing again"  -- Rodney
Reveal CommentZac Sargusingh bt Matthew Betteridge (Sep 4) 6-3, 4-6, [13-11]

Player Comments:

  • "It was a real pleasure meeting Matthew. The score really says all. This was very close enjoyable match. I would have to say that the better tennis player lost and only because he served a few more double faults. Thanks for the game Matthew, I look forward to our next slugfest."  -- Zac
Reveal CommentRodney Wicks bt Matthew Betteridge (Aug 30) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Matthew came close to overturning the good lead I iitially had by playing some great shots and some great rallies in a very hard fought second set, look forward to playing again soon "  -- Rodney
Reveal CommentZac Sargusingh bt Malachi Lalite (Aug 28) 6-4, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "One of the pleasures of playing in the LTL are the players you meet and Malachi was no exception. This was an enjoyable match closely fought which could have gone either way. Thanks for the game Malachi."  -- Zac

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Welwyn and Hatfield archive. 

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

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.