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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
1Cumberland3210302465
=RAC3210302465
3Union3210292545
4MCC3201282624
=Roehampton3201282624
6Groucho2110191723
7Home House21011719-22
8East India20021620-40
9Chelsea Arts30032430-60
10Hurlingham40043141-100

Fixtures

DateHome  Away
Tuesday 24th September 2019Cumberland117Hurlingham
Tuesday 24th September 2019Union99Groucho
Monday 30th September 2019Chelsea Arts810Roehampton
SeptemberEast India RAC
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 2019Union Roehampton
Monday 9th December 2019Chelsea Arts Groucho
Wednesday 11th December 2019Cumberland MCC
Tuesday 7th January 2020Home House Cumberland
Tuesday 21st January 2020Hurlingham Chelsea Arts
Tuesday 21st January 2020Home House East India
Tuesday 21st January 2020Roehampton Groucho
Wednesday 22nd January 2020RAC Union
Monday 3rd February 2020MCC RAC
Tuesday 11th February 2020East India Roehampton
Wednesday 12th February 2020Chelsea Arts Home House
Tuesday 18th February 2020Union Cumberland
FebruaryGroucho Hurlingham
Tuesday 3rd March 2020Home House RAC
Tuesday 17th March 2020Roehampton Hurlingham
Tuesday 17th March 2020Home House Union
Wednesday 18th March 2020Chelsea Arts East India
Wednesday 25th March 2020Union MCC
MarchCumberland Groucho
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
2020MCC East India
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
Union v MCC: Wed 25 Mar '20
MCC v Roehampton: Mon 6 Apr '20
Groucho v MCC: May
MCC v East India: 2020
RACFixtures for RAC (in date order)

East India v RAC: September
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
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: March
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: March
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)

East India v RAC: September
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
Chelsea Arts v East India: Wed 18 Mar '20
East India v Union: Tue 21 Apr '20
East India v Hurlingham: Tue 19 May '20
MCC v East India: 2020
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
Union v MCC: Wed 25 Mar '20
MCC v Roehampton: Mon 6 Apr '20
Groucho v MCC: May
MCC v East India: 2020
  Mon 3rd February  Mon 18th November10-8  Mon 6th April   2020 
RACFixtures for RAC (in date order)

East India v RAC: September
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
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 January
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: March
Cumberland v Chelsea Arts: Wed 22 Apr '20
Roehampton v Cumberland: Thu 14 May '20
Wed 11th December   Tue 24th September11-7 Wed 22nd April  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 January   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 December Wed 12th February 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 January 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: March
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 January      Tue 21st January Tue 17th March
East IndiaFixtures for East India (in date order)

East India v RAC: September
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
Chelsea Arts v East India: Wed 18 Mar '20
East India v Union: Tue 21 Apr '20
East India v Hurlingham: Tue 19 May '20
MCC v East India: 2020
  September Mon 11th November8-10 Tue 19th May  Tue 11th February    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 February  Wed 13th November10-8 Mon 9th December 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.