In Division Two of the Hinckley Table Tennis League the action has come thick and fast. G Ward C have started their season well with two impressive victories. Their first match saw them defeat Cat F by 10 sets to nil with new signing Dick Jenkins in maximum form. He carried that form into the next game against G Ward F, becoming the first player to inflict a defeat on last season’s top Div. 2 player Roger Hill (GWF). The set went to five games with Jenkins running out as winner 11-9 in the fifth to remain unbeaten. Both his teammates Rob Webster and Liam Davies also winning five out of six each.
Market Bosworth A has also had a very good start to the season claiming victories in both of their opening fixtures. A seven sets to three win over Hit’n’Hope B was followed by a 9 sets to one win over Cat G. John Veasey (MB1) also unbeaten after two matches.
Cat G have started well with two drawn matches. They held G W E to a five all draw, with newcomer Anna Tomczuk collecting a fine win over GWE’s Dave Richardson. In their next match Tomczuk was again outstanding winning all three against Hit’n’Hope A. With teammates Ben Bennett and Sue Wright collecting one each for the draw.
Hit’n Hope A won their next match by defeating Market Bosworth 2 by 9 sets to 1. A special mention for young Harry Thomas (MB2) who had a fine win over The Doc Harrison winning 11-8 in the fourth.
Cat D took all 10 points against their own E team. Cat E then managed to draw with understrength G Ward E.
Other results Mkt Bosworth 2 nil –Mkt Bosworth 1 -10 and Hit’n’Hope B 3- Cat F 7