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Collapse AllWimbledon Park Women's Singles - Round 7 | Thursday 24 January 2019 to Wednesday 20 March 2019 (Midpoint: Wednesday 20 February 2019)

A good turnout on court in the Wimbledon Park Women's league with more than 70% of matches played despite some "balmy" weather conditions at times. Thanks for all your efforts and we hope you enjoyed it. It would be great to return to two groups next time, so do help spread the word locally if you can.

Group Summary:

The wind proved to be a second opponent in a number of matches in this round , so thanks for persevering through the tricky conditions everyone. Louise left us in no doubt as to who the new champ is, winning a magnificent seven matches to post an unbeatable score at the top. Kate gave Louise a real run for her money in a "cliffhanger" of a match, and she showed this good form throughout to notch up four wins, a couple of sets in defeats and bonus points to take second. Credit to Gabriela who also recorded four wins, including an incredible 7-5, 5-7, 7-6 victory over Kate.

Final Rankings:

  1. Louise Crane [W7] 16 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Kate Marsh 8.2 [W4, L2] 12 includes 2 bonus points RUNNER UP
  3. Gabriela Amato Lastman 10.1 [W4, L2] 8
  4. Isobel Stephen 8.2 [W2, L4] 7 includes 2 bonus points
  5. Danielle Price [W2, L1] 4
  6. Jane Hansen 9.1 [W1, L3] 2
  7. Sarah Stephens 10.2 [L5] 2 includes 2 bonus points
  8. Fiona Trevitt [L3] 1

Match Results:

Match of the Group:

Gabriela Amato Lastman bt Kate Marsh (Mar 20) 7-5, 5-7, 7-6 (7-2)
Reveal CommentLouise Crane bt Fiona Trevitt (Mar 17) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for some great rallies today Fiona and despite a quick rain delay we managed to finish the match off before the heavens opened again!"  -- Louise
Reveal CommentIsobel Stephen bt Fiona Trevitt (Mar 16) 2-6, 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Really fun and even match - thoroughly enjoyable in spite of the pesky wind. Thank you Fiona. I look forward to playing again soon. Isobel"  -- Isobel
Reveal CommentKate Marsh bt Jane Hansen (Mar 13) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "A very tricky match in blustery gale force winds thank you Jane "  -- Kate
Reveal CommentLouise Crane bt Gabriela Amato Lastman (Mar 10) 6-1, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Wow what day for a match - not only were we battling with each other in the 2nd set but with the constant gusty winds which made it very difficult at one end of the court. Great match and the 2nd set could have gone either way. I really enjoyed playing you Gabriel. Good luck with the rest of your matches and I hope we meet again soon."  -- Louise
Reveal CommentGabriela Amato Lastman bt Sarah Stephens (Mar 9) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Today it felt like playing doubles, me against Sarah and Wind! Quite possibly the worst wind I ever played in. But we survived! "  -- Gabriela
Reveal CommentLouise Crane bt Danielle Price (Mar 9) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Really gusty conditions today where the ball was nearly in reverse on some points but a very enjoyable match - thanks Danielle."  -- Louise
Gabriela Amato Lastman bt Isobel Stephen (Mar 8) 7-5, 6-4
Gabriela Amato Lastman bt Jane Hansen (Mar 5) 6-0, 6-2
Reveal CommentLouise Crane bt Kate Marsh (Mar 2) 3-6, 6-1, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks Kate - what a cliffhanger it turned out to be!! Great first set from Kate who was blowing me off the court with her strong serves!! In the 2nd set I focused on getting the ball back into play and was fortunate to capitalise on a few double faults from Kate too. The 3rd set was anyone's and neither of us were playing our greatest tennis, just trying hold on in there and I got lucky! It was really lovely to play you Kate - you certainly tested me today!!"  -- Louise
Reveal CommentDanielle Price bt Isobel Stephen (Feb 24) 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "As ever, a really great match against Isobel who had me running all around the court. There were some v impressive cross court returns by Isobel that I had no chance of getting to!! Thanks Isobel"  -- Danielle
Reveal CommentDanielle Price bt Gabriela Amato Lastman (Feb 17) 6-3, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great match played on a balmy February afternoon, lots of rallies which we really hadn't dressed for! Thanks Gabriela"  -- Danielle
Reveal CommentLouise Crane bt Sarah Stephens (Feb 16) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Some lovely long rallies with Sarah today. I wish you all the best with rest of your matches."  -- Louise
Reveal CommentKate Marsh bt Isobel Stephen (Feb 15) 3-6, 6-3, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "As alway a great competitive match against Isobel on a beautiful spring morning "  -- Kate
Reveal CommentLouise Crane bt Isobel Stephen (Feb 10) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Tricky weather conditions didn't make it easy today but a very enjoyable and fun match nonetheless. It's always a pleasure to play Isobel - good luck with the rest of your matches."  -- Louise
Reveal CommentKate Marsh bt Fiona Trevitt (Feb 3) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "A beautiful cold crisp sunny morning and so nice to be outside playing tennis thank you for a fun game ."  -- Kate
Reveal CommentLouise Crane bt Jane Hansen (Feb 3) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a great match Jane - your forehand is your weapon! ! Good luck with the rest of your matches."  -- Louise
Reveal CommentIsobel Stephen bt Sarah Stephens (Feb 3) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "Such a beautiful clear still morning for tennis - no wind to contend with and it wasn’t even all that cold! Sarah is always such a gracious opponent and a pleasure to play -thank you for the match Sarah. "  -- Isobel
Reveal CommentKate Marsh bt Sarah Stephens (Feb 2) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "A bright sunny day but bitterly cold and really windy making the conditions very unpredictable thank you for the game Sarah "  -- Kate
Reveal CommentJane Hansen bt Sarah Stephens (Jan 27) 6-0, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Sarah and I struggled against wild gusts of cold wind and low sun, but had an enjoyable match as always!"  -- Jane