Paperstation Malvern Table Tennis League Results Week 7
Ledbury Collection 8 Ledbury Lions 2
YMCA Pterodactyls 5 Broadheath Belters 5
Ledbury Rovers 4 Manor Park Pumas 6
Malvern Tornados 4 Crackpots D 6
Upton 8 CSSC Nomads 2
Crackpots E 9 Manor Park Wanderers 1
Poolbrook Panthers 6 Crackpots B 4
Abbeydowne 5 Manor Park Crackpots 5
Poolbrook Rangers 5 X Police 5
Bromyard Hopefuls 9 Poolbrook Juniors 1
Division 1 Report.
In Paperstation Malvern League Division 1 Broadheath Belters were surprisingly held to a 5-5 draw by YMCA Pterodactyls thanks to a superb maximum from Svilen Andreev including an exciting 5 set victory against Michael Siket, his first defeat in the Malvern League for 3 seasons. Dave White secured YMCAS other singles victory and Svilen and Dave then combine to defeat Michael and Ben Bennett in the doubles. Michael 2 , Ben 1 and Brett Brining 2 secured the draw for Belters. Ledbury Collection kept up their title challenge with an 8-2 victory against Ledbury Lions with a maximum from Patryk Kovacz supported by 2 wins each for Nigel Foreshew and Ann Barnes. Lions replied with 2 wins for Hong Kong based Abbey College student Yeh Tsz Yan in her first appearance of the season. Manor Park Pumas defeated Ledbury Rovers 6-4 with 3 wins from Geoff Woodward and 1 each for Dave Hallam and Jon Dyke. Ady and Bob Marshall replied with 2 victories each for Rovers but lost the crucial doubles to Jon and Geoff.
Division 2 Report
Crackpots E continued their fine form with a 9-1 victory against Manor Park Wanderers thanks again to maximums from Colin Dolding and Matt Hodges supported by Dave Steen with 2. Stan Mason earned Wanderers solitary win. Crackpots D defeated Tornados 6-4 with 3 wins for James Palmer and 1 each for Frank Lane and Alan Forsdyke, Liz Hallam and Ethan Webb won 2 matches each for Tornados. Upton defeated CSSC Nomads 8-2 with a maximum from Roger Davies supported by Peter Quy and Pete Nash with 2 each, Rob Weston with 2 replied for Nomads.
Division 3 Report.Poolbrook Rangers and X Police drew 5-5 with 2 wins for Nick Haggar supported by Pete Nash and Rob Weston with 1 each. Malcolm Daley was in superb form for X Police with 3 wins supported by James Mulka with 2.Pete and Nick earned the draw for Rangers with a doubles win against James and Alan Preece. Poolbrook Panthers defeated Crackpots B 6-4 thanks to maximums from Ian Sage and Ewan Gear, Stan Gynn, Alan Eldridhe and Alan Forsdike replied with single wins for Crackpots. Abbeydowne and Manor Park Crackpots shared the points in a 5-5 draw with 3 wins for Stephen Lindner and 1 each for Bob Hunt and Ed Palmer, Niels Eriksson and Chris Burrows replied with 2 wins each for Abbeydowne and combined to win the doubles against Ed and Stephen. Bromyard Hopefuls maintained their unbeaten start with a 9-1 win against Poolbrook Juniors with Ed Tinton, David Gwilt and Martin Gwilt all winning 3, Juniors sole success coming in the doubles for James and Steve