Competitions & Leagues


The LTA is implementing a new, market-leading competition management system for domestic competition in Great Britain, to allow players to search, enter and withdraw from competitions. The LTA have partnered with leading competition software company Visual Reality to provide the new system which will replace all competitions functionality for competitions taking place from 1 September 2020.

The LTA have created a Quick Start Guide to show you around the new Competitions Portal which includes:

  • Accessing the Competitions Portal
  • Finding a Competition
  • Favourites
  • Fact Sheets
  • Entry, Basket, Checkout & Payment
  • Editing an Entry & Withdrawing
  • Messages

Find a tournament here.

 


County Leagues

For more detailed information of each league – click the links below…

LTA National League Summer 2020 – cancelled

Team Tennis Dorset 2019

Results for Team Tennis Dorset 2019 here

More information (rules, scorecards etc) can be found on the LTA website here

Schools Team Tennis 2020 – cancelled

Team Tennis Schools 2019

Results for Team Tennis Schools Year 7&8 and 9&10 Dorset 2019 here 


Seniors Inter-County Leagues 2019

The National Inter-County Championships is a divisional competition which starts in April and culminates with the winners of the top 2 divisions contesting the Finals in November.  Phil Tovey is County Captain for the mens’ teams and Jenny Watts for the ladies.  If you are interested in playing for a county team, please don’t hesitate to contact the County Office.

More information on Seniors Tennis can be found on the LTA website : https://www.lta.org.uk/competitions/seniors-tennis/

2019 Fixtures

Ladies 40’s.  Division 2A.  Captain : Cleo Reid

DateFixtureHome/Away  Result
22.06.19GloucestershireHomeWon 4-1
06.07.19SomersetHomeLost 1-4
13.07.19CornwallAwayWon 1-4
17.08.19CheshireAwayWon 2-3
 18.08.19NottinghamAwayWon 2-3

Men’s 45’s.  Division 3.  Captain : Simon Adams

DateFixtureHome/AwayResult
02.06.19Hereford & WorcsAwayLost 3-2
04.08.19North WalesHomeLost 3-1
25.08.19WarwickshireHomeLost 4-0
08.09.19CornwallAwayLost 2-2
 21.09.19CumbriaAwayLost 4-0

Ladies 50’s.  Division 3A.  Captain : Annie Mitchener

DateFixtureHome/Away  Result
16.06.19BedfordshireHome Won 4-0
11.08.19BerkshireAwayLost 3-1
01.09.19StaffsAwayLost 4-0
08.09.19WiltshireAwayLost 2-2
 15.09.19CambridgeshireHomeLost 4-0

Ladies 60’s.  Division 1A.  Captain : Nina Crane

DateFixtureHome/Away  Result
28.04.19CheshireAwayLost 3-2
12.07.19LancashireHomeLost 2-3
16.07.19Hereford & WorcsAwayLost 4-1
05.08.19LincsAwayLost 5-0
31.08.19NorfolkHomeLost 0-5

Men’s 60’s.  Division 2A.  Captain : Steve Davies

DateFixtureHome/Away   Result
28.04.19Scotland WestAwayWon 1-4
28.07.19S WalesHomeWon 3-2
01.08.19AvonHomeWon 4-1
11.08.19CheshireHomeLost 0-5
17.09.19BerkshireAwayWon 1-4

Ladies 65’s.  Division 2B.  Captain : Jenny Watts

DateFixtureHome/Away  Result
31.05.19EssexHome Won 2-2
20.06.19NorfolkAwayLost 3-1
01.07.19ShropshireHomeLost 1-3
11.08.19NorthumberlandAwayLost 1-3
02.09.19LeicsHomeWon 2-2

Men’s 65’s.  Division 1A.  Captain : Phil Tovey

DateFixtureHome/Away  Result
13.05.19SurreyHomeWon 3-2
16.05.19SussexAwayWon 0-5
09.06.19H&IoWAwayWon 1-4
11.08.19YorkshireHomeWon 4-1
16.09.19HertfordshireHomeWon 5-0

Ladies 70’s.  Division 1A.  Captain : Margaret Willitts

DateFixtureHome/Away  Result
16.04.19H&IoWHomeLost 0-4
22.05.19SussexAwayLost 4-0
11.06.19KentHomeLost 1-3
24.06.19MiddlesexAwayLost 4-0

Men’s 70’s.  Division 2A.  Captain : David Lloyd

DateFixtureHome/Away  Result
13.05.19Hereford & WorcsAwayWon 0-4
20.06.19DevonAwayWon 2-2
25.06.19EssexAwayLost 4-0
17.07.19NorfolkHomeWon 4-0
24.07.09BuckinghamshireHomeWon 3-1

Men’s 75s.  Division 2B.  Captain : Robert Coen

DateFixtureHome/Away  Result
15.05.19WinchesterAway Lost 6-2
10.05.18OxfordshireHome Won 8-0
22.05.18AvonHomeWon 4-4
07.06.18SomersetAwayWon 0-8
26.06.18DevonHomeWon 6-2

 


Competitions & Tournaments

For more detailed information of each event – open the panel and then click the event information link…

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LTA Competitions

The LTA website has all the national competitions listed here.


New to competition? (Grade 4 and 5)

After you enter a tournament on-line, an acceptance list will be published after the closing date of the tournament.

  • For yellow ball competition, acceptance is based on rating and then ranking at the closing date.
  • Reserves are numbered in accordance with the acceptance process.

It is the players’ responsibility to check the website up until the withdrawal deadline date to see if their status changes, thereafter they should wait to receive an e-mail or phone call from the tournament referee who will inform them if they are required, this can be right up until the start of the tournament.


If you have any other questions on competitions in Dorset, please contact us in the County Office on 01202 519694 or alternatively the British Tennis Services Team on 0208 487 7000