Paperstation Malvern Table Tennis League Results Week 17
Ledbury Collection 7 CSSC Ramblers 3
Pterodactyls Old Boys 0 Broadheath Belters 10
Scuttling Gang 8 Nomads 2
X Police 2 Manor Park Travellers 8
Poolbrook Wanderers 9 X Police 1
Panthers 3 Crackpots B 8
Tekkers 0 Manor Park Devils 10
Abbeydowne 3 Tornadoes 7
Manor Park Crackpots 4 Crackpots D 6
Abbey College 1 Poolbrook Panthers 9
Division 1 Report.
In Paperstation Malvern League Division 1 Ledbury Collection won the crucial table top clash with Ramblers by 7-3 thanks to a superb performance by Nigel Foreshew who all his singles and took the doubles with Craig Preece in 5 sets against Graham Thompson and Chris Hewitt. Craig also enjoyed 2 singles victories and Harry Jutle 1, Chris Hewitt replied with 2 wins for Ramblers and Alan Salisbury 1. Broadheath Belters maintained their challenge with a 10-0 whitewash of Old Boys thanks to maximums from Ben Bennett who remains unbeaten, Brett Brining and new signing Dave Harvey.
Division 2 Report.
Poolbrook Wanderers were in fine form winning 9-1 against X Police with maximums from Dave Bradley, Charlie Burford and Stan Mason. X Police replied with a creditable doubles victory from Alan Preece and James Mulka against Stan and Dave in the doubles. X Police were also beaten 8-2 by league leaders Manor Park Travellers for whom Toby Wren recorded another maximum and Ken Hipwell and Peter Stevens contributing 2 wins each. Steve Mulka played superbly for X Police claiming 2 victories in reply. Scuttling Gang maintained their promotion challenge with an 8-2 win against Nomads thanks to a maximum from Richard McKenna and 2 wins each for Bill Smith and Chris Field, Dave Hayes replied with 2 wins for Nomads.
Division 3 Report.
Crackpots D enjoyed a narrow 6-4 victory against Manor Park Crackpots with 2 wins each for Frank Lane and Bob Rhodes and 1 for James Palmer. James and Bob also won the doubles in 4 sets against Stephen Lindner and Ed Palmer. Stephen and Will Jones replied with 2 wins each. Tornadoes maintained their excellent form with a 7-3 win against Abbeydowne thanks to maximums from Andy Banks and Ethan Webb. They also combined to take the doubles against Chris Burrows and Niels Eriksson. Chris, Niels and Len Hitchman recorded single victories for Abbeydowne. Devils whitewashed an undermanned Tekkers 10-0 with 2 wins each for Liz Hallam, Peter Harding and Denis Chetwood. Crackpots B defeated Poolbrook Panthers 7-3 thanks to a maximum from veteran Ted Cates, 2 wins from Stan Ginn and 1 from Alan Forsdike. Alan Eldridge 2 and Ewan Gear 1 replied for Panthers. Panthers enjoyed more success against Abbey College recording a 9-1 victory with 3 wins each for Ewan and Ian Sage and 2 wins from Dave Hunt, Azraq Wasel replied for Abbey College.