Division two champions Writtle Excalibur A accomplished their programme with a 6-Four victory over Danbury B, their 15th win of the season.
What seems to have been on paper a routine win was something however. Writtle surged right into a 6-Zero lead however inexplicably misplaced the final 4 video games. Graham Briggs made his mark with a Three-1 (12-10, 5-11, 11-5, 11-Four) win over Matthew Brown and David Gatheral defeated Ryan Pitt Three-2 (5-11, 11-5, 11-6, 7-11, 11-7).
With Danbury now on a roll Neil Want secured a high-quality Three-2 (9-11, 11-5, Eight-11, 11-7, 11-9) victory over M&G Investments Chelmsford Championships Division two Singles Champion Lee McHugh.
Danbury B did higher towards OCs C and gained 6-Four. Want and Tony Forster picked up doubles for Danbury while Peter Windley and Ashton Parker each gained twice for OCs.
Danbury B have been concerned in one other 6-Four consequence, this time a defeat towards their D aspect. Simon Lowman gained his three singles for Danbury D, downing the challenges of Want Three-1 (10-12, 11-Three, 11-Four, 11-7), Glen Laing Three-Zero (11-Four, 13-11, 14-12) and Forster Three-2 (11-13, 11-9, Three-11, 11-Three, 11-6).
Simon Lowman was additionally unbeaten in Danbury D’s 6-Four win over Liberal C. Robin Armstrong gained twice for the Liberal aspect which included a last-gasp (Eight-11, 11-9, 11-Eight, 7-11, 11-9) victory over Dan Anderson.
Danbury C accomplished their season with a 7-Three win over Chelmsford C. Chris Buer and Ian Whiteside each “signed off for the summer” in type by bagging hat-tricks. Buer needed to pull out all of the stops to get the higher of Alastair Piper the place he pulled via Three-2 (11-Eight, Eight-11, 11-Eight, 7-11, 11-9).
Danbury A accomplished their season with an Eight-2 win over second positioned Chelmsford A within the first division. Eric Green and Dave Richardson have been each undefeated for Danbury while Paul Nicol impressed for the Chelmsford aspect. Nicol beat Steve Whiteley Three-1 (11-Eight, 11-9, 1-11, 12-10).
Division three champions Maldon B made it 17 wins out of 18 by beating Danbury E 6-Four. Ciaran Whelan with a report of 87% for the season was once more undefeated while Hamish Innes (who additionally has an 87% report having performed fewer video games) gained twice. Innes missed out towards David Gatheral 9-11, Eight-11, Eight-11.
Maldon C accomplished their programme with a 6-Four win over Chelmsford E, good going as all of their gamers misplaced to Keith Martin. With a report of 71% Martin is one other participant who has had a wonderful season.
Danbury F, relegated with the comparatively excessive complete of 56 factors, signed off with a win, a wonderful 7-Three victory over Danbury E. Dave Marsh and Nicky Reece Ford each scored hat-tricks with Danbury F successful 4 of the 5 video games that have been determined within the fifth finish. Reece Ford beat Tim Pulham (Eight-11, 11-7, 12-10, 11-13, 11-9) and Gordon Gatheral (11-9, Four-11, 12-10, 9-11, 11-9).
Danbury G have taken the division 4 title by 11 factors from OCs E. Nicky Reece-Ford (81%) has led the best way however this week it was Maurice Hardy (67%) who starred with three wins as they beat Maldon D 6-Four. Hardy accomplished his hat-trick with a hard-fought Three-2 (7-11, 12-10, 9-11, 11-9, 11-Eight) win over Mervyn Perriman. Shirley Carroll excelled for the losers, successful twice which included an outstanding Three-Zero (11-9, 11-5, 11-2) victory over Reece-Ford.
With Dave Moles staying undefeated, Writtle Excalibur C ran out 7-Three winners over Danbury Ok while Alan Steel and Dave Hancox each scored hat-tricks as Danbury J beat Danbury Ok Eight-2. By a quirk of the fixtures Danbury J needed to play Danbury Ok once more per week later and this time a Danbury J aspect of Scott Perry, Eamon Hall and Dave Hancox gained 10-Zero. Hall needed to work exhausting to beat Denis Balic Three-2 (11-6, 11-5, 10-12, 9-11, 11-6).
Writtle Excalibur D have solely gained 4 video games though they’ve nonetheless scored a really creditable complete of 72 factors. They secured their fourth win of the season by beating Danbury Ok 6-Four. Frank Neill was undefeated.
In the Handicap Knock Out Cup Danbury D ran out 5-Three winners over OCs C. Ben Porter (taking part in off a maybe barely beneficiant Handicap of 43) was clearly the distinction between the 2 sides as he beat Chris Jacob (70) 21-17, 21-12, Tom Barker (61) 21-7, 21-7 and Peter Windley (66) 21-17, 21-7.
Hatfield Peverel A (wily campaigners in Handicap Cup competitions) are additionally via to the subsequent spherical. They beat Maldon A 5-2. John Parodi (64) gained twice, defeating Denis Crapnell (48) 21-14 21-14 and Ross Wheeler (48) 21-19, 21-19. The recreation between Gary Ward (68) and Mervyn Perriman (59) went all the best way to the wire, with Perriman lastly clinching it 17-21, 21-12, 24-22.
Chelmsford D (Richard Gardiner, Adi Kamma and Jamie Dowsett) have been 6-2 winners within the Division 5 Knock Out Cup over Danbury A. Adi Kamma needed to pull out all of the stops to get the higher of Alex Porter Three-2 (10-12, 11-7, 11-5, 7-11, 11-9).