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2019/20

London League - Season 2019/20

Here are the current standings in this year's London Backgammon League. (The final results for previous seasons are available at the foot of this page.)

League table

Pos. PWDLFADiff.Points
1Cumberland651061471411
2Union6321565248
3Groucho4310393367
4Roehampton6312565247
5Home House53025238146
6MCC5302454506
7RAC5212464425
8Chelsea Arts61054959-102
9Hurlingham50053753-160
10East India40042745-180

Fixtures

DateHome  Away
Tuesday 24th September 2019Cumberland117Hurlingham
Tuesday 24th September 2019Union99Groucho
Monday 30th September 2019Chelsea Arts810Roehampton
Wednesday 16th October 2019RAC99Cumberland
Thursday 17th October 2019Hurlingham810Union
Monday 21st October 2019Groucho108East India
Monday 21st October 2019Chelsea Arts810MCC
Wednesday 30th October 2019Roehampton117Home House
Monday 11th November 2019East India810Cumberland
Wednesday 13th November 2019Union108Chelsea Arts
Monday 18th November 2019MCC108Hurlingham
Tuesday 19th November 2019Home House108MCC
Wednesday 20th November 2019RAC117Roehampton
NovemberGroucho Home House
Tuesday 3rd December 2019Hurlingham810RAC
Monday 9th December 2019Chelsea Arts810Groucho
Monday 9th December 2019Union99Roehampton
Wednesday 11th December 2019Cumberland117MCC
Tuesday 7th January 2020Home House810Cumberland
Tuesday 21st January 2020Home House144East India
Tuesday 21st January 2020Roehampton810Groucho
Tuesday 21st January 2020Hurlingham612Chelsea Arts
Wednesday 22nd January 2020RAC810Union
Monday 3rd February 2020MCC108RAC
Tuesday 11th February 2020East India711Roehampton
Wednesday 12th February 2020Chelsea Arts513Home House
Tuesday 18th February 2020Union810Cumberland
FebruaryGroucho Hurlingham
Monday 2nd March 2020MCC East India
Tuesday 3rd March 2020Home House RAC
Thursday 12th March 2020Cumberland Groucho
Tuesday 17th March 2020Roehampton Hurlingham
Tuesday 17th March 2020Home House Union
Wednesday 18th March 2020Chelsea Arts East India
Wednesday 25th March 2020Union MCC
Monday 30th March 2020East India RAC
Monday 6th April 2020MCC Roehampton
Tuesday 21st April 2020East India Union
Wednesday 22nd April 2020Cumberland Chelsea Arts
Thursday 23rd April 2020Hurlingham Home House
AprilGroucho RAC
Wednesday 6th May 2020RAC Chelsea Arts
Thursday 14th May 2020Roehampton Cumberland
Tuesday 19th May 2020East India Hurlingham
MayGroucho MCC
MCCFixtures for MCC (in date order)

Chelsea Arts v MCC: Mon 21 Oct '19
MCC v Hurlingham: Mon 18 Nov '19
Home House v MCC: Tue 19 Nov '19
Cumberland v MCC: Wed 11 Dec '19
MCC v RAC: Mon 3 Feb '20
MCC v East India: Mon 2 Mar '20
Union v MCC: Wed 25 Mar '20
MCC v Roehampton: Mon 6 Apr '20
Groucho v MCC: May
RACFixtures for RAC (in date order)

RAC v Cumberland: Wed 16 Oct '19
RAC v Roehampton: Wed 20 Nov '19
Hurlingham v RAC: Tue 3 Dec '19
RAC v Union: Wed 22 Jan '20
MCC v RAC: Mon 3 Feb '20
Home House v RAC: Tue 3 Mar '20
East India v RAC: Mon 30 Mar '20
Groucho v RAC: April
RAC v Chelsea Arts: Wed 6 May '20
CumberlandFixtures for Cumberland (in date order)

Cumberland v Hurlingham: Tue 24 Sep '19
RAC v Cumberland: Wed 16 Oct '19
East India v Cumberland: Mon 11 Nov '19
Cumberland v MCC: Wed 11 Dec '19
Home House v Cumberland: Tue 7 Jan '20
Union v Cumberland: Tue 18 Feb '20
Cumberland v Groucho: Thu 12 Mar '20
Cumberland v Chelsea Arts: Wed 22 Apr '20
Roehampton v Cumberland: Thu 14 May '20
HurlinghamFixtures for Hurlingham (in date order)

Cumberland v Hurlingham: Tue 24 Sep '19
Hurlingham v Union: Thu 17 Oct '19
MCC v Hurlingham: Mon 18 Nov '19
Hurlingham v RAC: Tue 3 Dec '19
Hurlingham v Chelsea Arts: Tue 21 Jan '20
Groucho v Hurlingham: February
Roehampton v Hurlingham: Tue 17 Mar '20
Hurlingham v Home House: Thu 23 Apr '20
East India v Hurlingham: Tue 19 May '20
Chelsea ArtsFixtures for Chelsea Arts (in date order)

Chelsea Arts v Roehampton: Mon 30 Sep '19
Chelsea Arts v MCC: Mon 21 Oct '19
Union v Chelsea Arts: Wed 13 Nov '19
Chelsea Arts v Groucho: Mon 9 Dec '19
Hurlingham v Chelsea Arts: Tue 21 Jan '20
Chelsea Arts v Home House: Wed 12 Feb '20
Chelsea Arts v East India: Wed 18 Mar '20
Cumberland v Chelsea Arts: Wed 22 Apr '20
RAC v Chelsea Arts: Wed 6 May '20
RoehamptonFixtures for Roehampton (in date order)

Chelsea Arts v Roehampton: Mon 30 Sep '19
Roehampton v Home House: Wed 30 Oct '19
RAC v Roehampton: Wed 20 Nov '19
Union v Roehampton: Mon 9 Dec '19
Roehampton v Groucho: Tue 21 Jan '20
East India v Roehampton: Tue 11 Feb '20
Roehampton v Hurlingham: Tue 17 Mar '20
MCC v Roehampton: Mon 6 Apr '20
Roehampton v Cumberland: Thu 14 May '20
GrouchoFixtures for Groucho (in date order)

Union v Groucho: Tue 24 Sep '19
Groucho v East India: Mon 21 Oct '19
Groucho v Home House: November
Chelsea Arts v Groucho: Mon 9 Dec '19
Roehampton v Groucho: Tue 21 Jan '20
Groucho v Hurlingham: February
Cumberland v Groucho: Thu 12 Mar '20
Groucho v RAC: April
Groucho v MCC: May
Home HouseFixtures for Home House (in date order)

Roehampton v Home House: Wed 30 Oct '19
Home House v MCC: Tue 19 Nov '19
Groucho v Home House: November
Home House v Cumberland: Tue 7 Jan '20
Home House v East India: Tue 21 Jan '20
Chelsea Arts v Home House: Wed 12 Feb '20
Home House v RAC: Tue 3 Mar '20
Home House v Union: Tue 17 Mar '20
Hurlingham v Home House: Thu 23 Apr '20
East IndiaFixtures for East India (in date order)

Groucho v East India: Mon 21 Oct '19
East India v Cumberland: Mon 11 Nov '19
Home House v East India: Tue 21 Jan '20
East India v Roehampton: Tue 11 Feb '20
MCC v East India: Mon 2 Mar '20
Chelsea Arts v East India: Wed 18 Mar '20
East India v RAC: Mon 30 Mar '20
East India v Union: Tue 21 Apr '20
East India v Hurlingham: Tue 19 May '20
UnionFixtures for Union (in date order)

Union v Groucho: Tue 24 Sep '19
Hurlingham v Union: Thu 17 Oct '19
Union v Chelsea Arts: Wed 13 Nov '19
Union v Roehampton: Mon 9 Dec '19
RAC v Union: Wed 22 Jan '20
Union v Cumberland: Tue 18 Feb '20
Home House v Union: Tue 17 Mar '20
Union v MCC: Wed 25 Mar '20
East India v Union: Tue 21 Apr '20
MCCFixtures for MCC (in date order)

Chelsea Arts v MCC: Mon 21 Oct '19
MCC v Hurlingham: Mon 18 Nov '19
Home House v MCC: Tue 19 Nov '19
Cumberland v MCC: Wed 11 Dec '19
MCC v RAC: Mon 3 Feb '20
MCC v East India: Mon 2 Mar '20
Union v MCC: Wed 25 Mar '20
MCC v Roehampton: Mon 6 Apr '20
Groucho v MCC: May
  Mon 3rd February10-8  Mon 18th November10-8  Mon 6th April   Mon 2nd March 
RACFixtures for RAC (in date order)

RAC v Cumberland: Wed 16 Oct '19
RAC v Roehampton: Wed 20 Nov '19
Hurlingham v RAC: Tue 3 Dec '19
RAC v Union: Wed 22 Jan '20
MCC v RAC: Mon 3 Feb '20
Home House v RAC: Tue 3 Mar '20
East India v RAC: Mon 30 Mar '20
Groucho v RAC: April
RAC v Chelsea Arts: Wed 6 May '20
   Wed 16th October9-9  Wed 6th May Wed 20th November11-7    Wed 22nd January8-10
CumberlandFixtures for Cumberland (in date order)

Cumberland v Hurlingham: Tue 24 Sep '19
RAC v Cumberland: Wed 16 Oct '19
East India v Cumberland: Mon 11 Nov '19
Cumberland v MCC: Wed 11 Dec '19
Home House v Cumberland: Tue 7 Jan '20
Union v Cumberland: Tue 18 Feb '20
Cumberland v Groucho: Thu 12 Mar '20
Cumberland v Chelsea Arts: Wed 22 Apr '20
Roehampton v Cumberland: Thu 14 May '20
Wed 11th December11-7   Tue 24th September11-7 Wed 22nd April  Thu 12th March   
HurlinghamFixtures for Hurlingham (in date order)

Cumberland v Hurlingham: Tue 24 Sep '19
Hurlingham v Union: Thu 17 Oct '19
MCC v Hurlingham: Mon 18 Nov '19
Hurlingham v RAC: Tue 3 Dec '19
Hurlingham v Chelsea Arts: Tue 21 Jan '20
Groucho v Hurlingham: February
Roehampton v Hurlingham: Tue 17 Mar '20
Hurlingham v Home House: Thu 23 Apr '20
East India v Hurlingham: Tue 19 May '20
  Tue 3rd December8-10   Tue 21st January6-12   Thu 23rd April  Thu 17th October8-10
Chelsea ArtsFixtures for Chelsea Arts (in date order)

Chelsea Arts v Roehampton: Mon 30 Sep '19
Chelsea Arts v MCC: Mon 21 Oct '19
Union v Chelsea Arts: Wed 13 Nov '19
Chelsea Arts v Groucho: Mon 9 Dec '19
Hurlingham v Chelsea Arts: Tue 21 Jan '20
Chelsea Arts v Home House: Wed 12 Feb '20
Chelsea Arts v East India: Wed 18 Mar '20
Cumberland v Chelsea Arts: Wed 22 Apr '20
RAC v Chelsea Arts: Wed 6 May '20
Mon 21st October8-10     Mon 30th September8-10 Mon 9th December8-10 Wed 12th February5-13 Wed 18th March 
RoehamptonFixtures for Roehampton (in date order)

Chelsea Arts v Roehampton: Mon 30 Sep '19
Roehampton v Home House: Wed 30 Oct '19
RAC v Roehampton: Wed 20 Nov '19
Union v Roehampton: Mon 9 Dec '19
Roehampton v Groucho: Tue 21 Jan '20
East India v Roehampton: Tue 11 Feb '20
Roehampton v Hurlingham: Tue 17 Mar '20
MCC v Roehampton: Mon 6 Apr '20
Roehampton v Cumberland: Thu 14 May '20
   Thu 14th May Tue 17th March   Tue 21st January8-10 Wed 30th October11-7  
GrouchoFixtures for Groucho (in date order)

Union v Groucho: Tue 24 Sep '19
Groucho v East India: Mon 21 Oct '19
Groucho v Home House: November
Chelsea Arts v Groucho: Mon 9 Dec '19
Roehampton v Groucho: Tue 21 Jan '20
Groucho v Hurlingham: February
Cumberland v Groucho: Thu 12 Mar '20
Groucho v RAC: April
Groucho v MCC: May
May April  February    November Mon 21st October10-8 
Home HouseFixtures for Home House (in date order)

Roehampton v Home House: Wed 30 Oct '19
Home House v MCC: Tue 19 Nov '19
Groucho v Home House: November
Home House v Cumberland: Tue 7 Jan '20
Home House v East India: Tue 21 Jan '20
Chelsea Arts v Home House: Wed 12 Feb '20
Home House v RAC: Tue 3 Mar '20
Home House v Union: Tue 17 Mar '20
Hurlingham v Home House: Thu 23 Apr '20
Tue 19th November10-8 Tue 3rd March Tue 7th January8-10      Tue 21st January14-4 Tue 17th March
East IndiaFixtures for East India (in date order)

Groucho v East India: Mon 21 Oct '19
East India v Cumberland: Mon 11 Nov '19
Home House v East India: Tue 21 Jan '20
East India v Roehampton: Tue 11 Feb '20
MCC v East India: Mon 2 Mar '20
Chelsea Arts v East India: Wed 18 Mar '20
East India v RAC: Mon 30 Mar '20
East India v Union: Tue 21 Apr '20
East India v Hurlingham: Tue 19 May '20
  Mon 30th March Mon 11th November8-10 Tue 19th May  Tue 11th February7-11    Tue 21st April
UnionFixtures for Union (in date order)

Union v Groucho: Tue 24 Sep '19
Hurlingham v Union: Thu 17 Oct '19
Union v Chelsea Arts: Wed 13 Nov '19
Union v Roehampton: Mon 9 Dec '19
RAC v Union: Wed 22 Jan '20
Union v Cumberland: Tue 18 Feb '20
Home House v Union: Tue 17 Mar '20
Union v MCC: Wed 25 Mar '20
East India v Union: Tue 21 Apr '20
Wed 25th March  Tue 18th February8-10  Wed 13th November10-8 Mon 9th December9-9 Tue 24th September9-9   

The arrows () point to the home team.

History

The London League winners in seasons prior to this one are as follows:

See also the aggregate league statistics.

Rules

At the beginning of the 2010/11 season, the captains of the teams in the London League agreed a set of rules to clarify expectations and help pre-emptively resolve disputes. Click here for the current London League rules.