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  • 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


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  • We welcome beginners as well as advanced players


  • 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 previous results in the League and, for new players, their Player Standard Questionnaire
  • 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 complete 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

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Primary Venues

York Sports Centre

University of York Heslington West campus, accessible from Heslington Lane, York, YO10 5NA Tel: 01904 323855 full venue details »

Rowntree Park

Terry Avenue by the River Ouse, York, YO23 1JQ Tel: full venue details »


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Hull Road Park

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York St John University Tennis Centre

York St John University Tennis Centre, Haxby Road Sports Park, Haxby Road, York, YO31 8TA Tel: 01904 876340 full venue details »

Other Venues

Glen Gardens

Heworth, York, YO31 0XH Tel: full venue details »

Club Venues

York Tennis Club

York Sports Club, Shipton Road, Clifton, YO30 5RE Tel: full venue details »

Collapse AllYork Singles - Round 12 | Thursday 19 August 2021 to Wednesday 13 October 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 15 September 2021)

It was great to see so many players out on court during this Round, enjoying friendly, competitive tennis and making new friends. We hope you had a great time battling it out! There is just one more Round for 2021 and we’re looking forward to having you join us again. We think Local Tennis Leagues players are the keenest of them all, so it’ll be no surprise to see many of you back out there during the cooler months. Join now to secure your place!

Group Summary:

Final Rankings:

  1. Oliver James [W3] 6 WINNER
  2. Andy Hodges [W3] 6 RUNNER UP
  3. Richard Chlebo [W2, L2] 6 includes 2 bonus points
  4. Nash Maliko [W2, L1] 4
  5. Ankush Sehgal [W1, L1] 2
  6. Michael Widdall [L3] 2 includes 2 bonus points
  7. Robin Stacey [L1]
  8. Will Horner [L3]

Match Results:

Oliver James bt Richard Chlebo (Oct 7) 6-1, 6-1
Andy Hodges bt Nash Maliko (Sep 25) 6-0, 6-3
Oliver James bt Will Horner (Sep 21) 6-0, 6-0
Reveal CommentRichard Chlebo bt Will Horner (Sep 13) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyable tennis afternoon, with some decent rallies"  -- Richard
Andy Hodges bt Michael Widdall (Sep 13) 6-1, 6-0

Match of the Group:

Andy Hodges bt Richard Chlebo (Sep 8) 6-3, 6-4
Reveal CommentNash Maliko bt Robin Stacey (Sep 1) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Matched arranged on short notice, lucky weather held up as well. Good match, conducted in good spirit of the game."  -- Nash
Richard Chlebo bt Michael Widdall (Aug 26) 6-1, 6-1
Reveal CommentNash Maliko bt Will Horner (Aug 26) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thoroughly enjoyed the match, played with great sportsmanship."  -- Nash
Oliver James bt Ankush Sehgal (Aug 26) 6-2, 6-0
Reveal CommentAnkush Sehgal bt Michael Widdall (Aug 23) 6-2, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "A lot closer than the scoreboard indicates. Looking forward to the next game. Thanks Michael! "  -- Ankush

Group Summary:

Final Rankings:

  1. Wesley Coultas [W2] 4 WINNER
  2. Matteo Spoldi 10.2 [W1, L1] 2 RUNNER UP
  3. Graham Vidler [L2] 1
  4. Andrew Eadington
  5. Gordon Lugsdin

Match Results:

Match of the Group:

Wesley Coultas bt Matteo Spoldi (Sep 22) 6-1, 6-2
Reveal CommentWesley Coultas bt Graham Vidler (Sep 17) 6-1, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "enjoyed"  -- Wesley
Reveal CommentMatteo Spoldi bt Graham Vidler (Sep 2) 6-7 (4-7), 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It has bee an absolute pleasure to play Graham, long rallies and lot of intense points. A two hours of more than enjoyable tennis. Thanks Graham. "  -- Matteo

Group Summary:

Final Rankings:

  1. Chris Neiger [W4, L1] 11 includes 2 bonus points WINNER
  2. Philip Mignot [W3] 6 RUNNER UP
  3. David Waite [W2, L2] 5
  4. William Freeman [W2] 4
  5. Andrew Cunningham [W2, L1] 4
  6. Anna Troidl [W1, L5] 4 includes 2 bonus points
  7. Zayneb Yafai [L5] 2 includes 2 bonus points

Match Results:

Philip Mignot bt David Waite (Oct 13) 6-3, 3-6, 6-2
Philip Mignot bt Anna Troidl (Oct 13) 6-0, 6-1
Reveal CommentDavid Waite bt Zayneb Yafai (Oct 10) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Zay’s strokes were good and she grew more confident as the game progressed. Perfect weather as well!"  -- David
Philip Mignot bt Chris Neiger (Oct 10) 2-6, 6-3, 6-1
Chris Neiger bt David Waite (Sep 21) 6-0, 6-1
Reveal CommentAndrew Cunningham bt Zayneb Yafai (Sep 16) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a fun game, Zay. Nice to meet you. "  -- Andrew
David Waite bt Anna Troidl (Sep 15) 6-2, 6-1
Chris Neiger bt Zayneb Yafai (Sep 8) 6-0, 6-0
Anna Troidl bt Zayneb Yafai (Sep 7) 6-0, 6-1
William Freeman bt Zayneb Yafai (Sep 1) 6-1, 6-2
Chris Neiger bt Andrew Cunningham (Aug 31) 6-0, 6-3

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentAndrew Cunningham bt Anna Troidl (Aug 24) 7-6 (7-4), 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great match, really enjoyed it! "  -- Andrew
William Freeman bt Anna Troidl (Aug 23) 6-0, 6-1
Chris Neiger bt Anna Troidl (Aug 22) 6-0, 6-1


Looking for previous matches? Visit the York archive. 

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

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).


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