Woodchester B lost 2-8 at home to a strong Thornbury A team for whom Anthony Kent and Dave Reeves both returned maximums. Yate edged a close match with the visiting Frampton A but it was the visitors Abu Salehbhai who ended as man of the match scoring a max but couldn’t prevent a 6-4 home win. The points were shared at five apiece when Woodchester A entertained Phoenix B, Liwu Wei scored a maximum for the visitors.
Forest Green B recorded a comfortable 7-3 victory over the visiting Randwick B, but it was the visitors Tirian Jakes who was the stand out player scoring a maximum for the Randwick team. Phoenix C suffered a 3-7 home defeat when they entertained the table topping Randwick A, Declan Fardon top scored for the visitors with a max. A hat trick for Gavin Rogers helped his Thornbury B team beat the visiting Nailsworth A 7-3. Whiteshill B lost 4-6 at home to Frampton C for whom David Metcalfe scored the decisive points with a maximum.
In a week which seemed to favour the away sides, Phoenix E got their campaign underway after the Christmas break with a home match against Randwick D. Jim Hurford won his three singles to give Randwick the edge winning the match 6-4. The next night Phoenix D lost by the same score when they entertained Thornbury C but there was a fine hat trick performance from Bruce Ind for the home side. Cam B were whitewashed by the visiting Phoenix F with Sam McIvor, Jon Ramsbotham and Alex Wei all going unbeaten to take them clear at the top of the division. Randwick C found the visiting Woodchester D too strong for them as they lost 2-8, Colin Bruton was on fine form scoring a max for the visitors. It was a close match between these two sides who will be competing for the top positions, but Woodchester C came away with a 6-4 victory, thanks in part to a max from Barry Morgan.
A Chris Hampton hat trick inspired his Phoenix H side to a 6-4 victory over their high flying visitors from Forest Green C. Nailsworth C entertained Randwick E with the visitors edging the match 6-4 thanks to a max from Theo Laffort. Forest Green D struggled at home to a visiting Cam C team losing the match 2-8 with George Thomas scoring a maximum for the visitors. The leagues newest side, Thornbury D, were punished at home by Nailsworth B for whom Alun Davies was man of the match as he and his team mates, Richard Lilwall and Mark Davies ran out 10-0 winners. Fadi Dahdouh scored a maximum for Phoenix G as his side beat their Frampton D hosts 6-4. In a rearranged fixture Phoenix G lost 3-7 at home to Randwick E for whom Theo Laffort scored his second maximum of the week.