Young Robert Pelc scored an excellent deuce in the fifth victory over experienced Michael Bridger and also took an end off Josh Bennett,Michael was also extended to five by Graham Carter who still managed to be involved in the last game of the evening despite his team only fielding two players.George Hazell won his games three straight.8-1 to Blades A.
Surprisingly Paul Carter still won the man of the match award despite being thumped by Emma Torkington.In an eventful match Phil Richardson at 2-0 up and 7-7 against Emma fell heavily into the barriers scattering the spectators before losing in five.At 4-4 Tim Surrey snatched a wafer thin victory for Foresters B 12-10 in the decider against Phil and also beat Barrie Gilbert three straight.Tony Steel won in five against Phil,Barrie defeated Emma and YTS.
A rarity occurred in the match between Horsham A and Foresters D,Adam Daley and Gerry Pugh both won three...while poor old Bonzo continues to struggle after a summer on the riverbank only picking up one with an 11-8 in the fifth against Steve Hoad.Two of Adams matches went to five versus Digger Barnes and Chris Vincent.7-2 to Foresters.
Rory Scott continues to do an excellent job promoting youth with two promising Juniors in his team,Will Michell pushed old stager Tony Catt all the way only going down 8 in the decider while Charlie Graham Adams competed well in his matches.In the eagerly awaited battle of Facebook pals Rory and Martin Gunn it was the Windsor veteran that prevailed three straight,7-2 to Blades B.Rory beat Steve Pound and Tony C.
Gary Bristowe narrowly lost to Mark Collins 14-16 in the fifth and took a game off Lewis Mayhew,this was the closest Copthorne came against champs Foresters A,Craig Bryant won three..
Alice Hazell had an excellent win against former Crawley Closed champion Graham Faulkner in five,Kate Cheer beat him also and Graham Green 9 in the final game.After the shock of playing Foresters A and Blades A in his first two matches Paul Newton settled down to record a maximum against Kate,Alice and Rebecca George,Foresters E 4 Crawley Community B 5.
Crawley Sports only success against Foresters C came with a win from Joe Comper in four games over Phil Nicholls.sally Henke is making a habit of losing very close matches going down 11-13 to Phil in the fifth.Adam Todd and Mike Robinson won three each,Simon Knivett was the third player for Sports.