The Pembroke Cup Final was played out between Division Two's Thatcham Scorpions and Third Division's Thatcham Choppers with Choppers getting a 176 point start over the evening.
Scorpions team Of Darren Harper Dean Mustill and Simon Barter started well winning their games by good margins over Choppers Cameron Graham Bruce Bell and Ian Whiting and by halfway had reduced the lead to 62 points . This was reduced to 31 after seven matches before Whiting beat Harper and kept Choppers in front. Mustill then had a big win for Scorpions which left them just three points behind going into the doubles The doubles was tighter than expected but the Scorpions just got home and won the match by 8 points .
Author: Eric Panting via Newbury Table Tennis League