HWM 2 (Dave Page/Richard Brown/Mick Rigg) v Maylands 1 (Chris Penrose/Bradley Osborne/Kevin McNutt)
Very competitive match with both teams playing some aggressive table tennis with a number of fantastic rallies.
Maylands got off to a great start with a well contested game winning 11-9, 9-11, 11-7 and 11-8 with Chris and Bradley looping welland Dave and Richard countering with fierce backhand and forehand attacks.
Maylands continued with an easier 11-8, 11-9 and 11-7, both Bradley and Kevin hitting too well for Richard and Mick although still a tight game.
Finally HWM hit back with a great 5 setter, with Dave and Mick losing the first 2 games 10-12, 8-11 before stepping on the gas after a doorbell intervention stopped the game. Dave and Mick on fire to win 11-6, 11-3 and 11-5
Maylands took the next in 5 11-13, 8-11, 5-11, 11-7 and 11-6 with some very strong rallies from both teams in a tight game.
HWM bounced back again with a comfortable 11-8, 11-8, 9-11 and 11-3
Final doubles went to Maylands in a long battle of 5 games Bradley and Kevin overcoming Dave and Mick in a great game 11-7, 5-11, 10-12, 11-6 and 8-11
With the score at 4-2 to Maylands Chris proved too strong for Dave with some heavy attacking and that added bit of luck to comfortably win 11-2, 11-6 and 11-6
Excellent match with both teams performing to a high standard producing some great table tennis.
Mossford (Stan Kenner, Scot Wigul, John Huett) v HWM 4 (Rick Klein, Dave Bowman, Scott Ross)
HWM won 6-3 with 5 games going to 5, 3/ 2 to HWM, in a very enjoyable evenings table tennis, HWM proving too strong for Mossford, although being pushed hard to win the cup.