This weeks matches in Division One of the Eastern Valley Table Tennis League saw the leaders Cwmbran Aztecs defeat Cwmbran Blues 20-11. Player of the match was the Aztecs' Tony Collins with 3 wins and he was well supported by Mark Edmunds also with 3 wins. For the Blues there was 1 win each for Colin Price, Jozef Sujanec and guest player Iestyn Howells.
Cwmbran Preachers moved into third place following their win over North Gwent Cougars 26-7. Player of the match was the Preachers' Dave Lloyd with 3 wins and he was well supported by Eric Turner also with 3 wins and Claire Flannagan with 2 wins. For the Cougars Laura Price was the only player to gain success with a good win over the higher ranked Flannagan.
The final match in the division saw Cardiff Nomads beat Cwmbran Tigers 22-15. Player of the match was the Nomads' Peter Gordon with maximum wins and he was well supported by Geoff Strangeway with 2 wins and Dave Groundsell with 1 win. For the Tigers Roshan Rai gained 2 wins and Michal Luckanic 1 win.
The match of the day was undoubtedly the top of Division Two clash between the leaders Cwmbran Eccentrics and second placed Cwmbran Dynamos. Unfortunately both teams had a player withdraw prior to the match but they enlisted the services of guest players to fulfil the fixture. Five of the matches went to a deciding set and 2 further matches needed 4 sets to decide a winner. However it was the Eccentrics who eventually came out on top with a 22-18 victory. Player of the match was the Eccentrics' guest player Wayne Ford with 3 wins and he was well supported by John Thomas also with 3 wins and Lincoln Alford with 1 win. The Dynamos were unfortunate to lose all 5 of the matches that went to deciding sets, otherwise the result could have been quite different. The Dynamos Alex Jones and Will Smith Haddon picked up 1 win each and guest player Michal Policht fought hard for his 5 team points.
Third placed Cwmbran Lions are still in the fight for the title following their 27-1 win over North Gwent Terriers. Player of the match was the Lions' Nigel Gore with 3 wins and he was well supported by John Williams and Haydn Skinner also with 3 wins each. For the Terriers Joel Price picked up his teams only point.
The final match in the division saw Cwmbran Panthers and Cwmbran Devils fight out a 16-16 draw . Player of the match was the Devils' Colin Scott with 3 wins and he was well supported by Stan Williams with 2 wins. For the Panthers Howard Gaut picked up 2 wins and Damian Luckanic and Mick Mellor had 1 win each.