Mansfield & District Table Tennis League
2015/16 Winter Season
Week Commencing 26th October 2015
MATCH WEEK 5 Results
1. Zygabyte A beat Jacksdale A – 7-3 – POM – Dave Greaves
2. Riots beat Jacksdale C – 7-3 – POM – Simon Chatterton
3. Jacksdale B beat Boothys – 10-0 – POM – Kalpesh Bhatt
4. Zygabyte B drew Rhinos – 5-5 – POM – Kevin Cope
1. Zygabyte A 4 31
2. Jacksdale B 4 25
3. Riots 4 24
Ravenshead Riots handed out Jacksdale C's first defeat of the season with a 7-3 victory making it 3 wins out of 4 at the start of the Season.
Simon Chatterton was the POM winning all his 3 games and partnering Andy Thorley in the Doubles victory also. Kerry Harvey also won 2 with Andy Thorley 1
Jacksdale C's best player was Russ Stevens who won 2 of their 3 points with Mick Pinegar winning the other.
Russ Stevens & Andy Thorley played out the only 5 end match with Russ coming from 2-1 down winning the last two 11-5, 11-8
Russ also beat Kerry Harvey who has been the Riots star performer so far this season, although he won 3-0 the scores were very close with Russ winning 11-6, 16-14, 14-12
A repeat to last week for Jacksdale A, and they still remain the only team without a win, David Greaves once again won all his matches and claimed POM, however these 3 wins were the only 3 points for the team on the night as the leaders Zygabyte A won 7-3, with Dean Brookes, Joe Zygadlo & Bob Hume all winning 2 and Dean & Bob combining in the Doubles.
However with David beating Dean in the first rubber of the night 3-1, this was Deans first loss of the season, but it was very close with all 3 games David won being won by 12-10.
David remains unbeaten in his 2 matches he has played so far.
Ker-Wei Chien made his Mansfield League debut moving to the area from Colchester and helped his new team Jacksdale B to a convincing 10-0 win over Boothys.
Kalpesh Bhatt was Player of the Match and also supported well by Russ Webster, Kalpesh & Ker-wei also paired in the doubles.
This win puts Jacksdale B up to 2nd place in the league and keeps Boothys at the bottom, another tough match for Boothys with only Stuart Chadwick winning ends losing 2 of his games 3-1, all the other 8 matches were 3-0.
Well done Ker-Wei and welcome to the Mansfield League.
Zygbayte B and Ravenshead Rhinos played out a 5-5 draw the first Division 1 draw of the season.
Kevin Cope once again starred for the home team, being the only player to win all his matches on the night.
The Rhinos went 5-2 and were looking good for their 2nd Victory of the Season. But then Kevin played Steve Scott both unbeaten until this clash on the night and Kevin managed to win 3-1, and then David Hodgkin who had not won a game until his match with Richard Robinson also won 3-1.
So Rhinos were now 5-4 up going into the doubles and the momentum stayed with Zygabyte B as they won the doubles 3-0 to salvage a draw.
1. Snipers beat Ravens – 9-1 – P.O.M – Tony Swain
2. Angels beat Spin Doctors – 10-0 - P.O.M – Andy Brown
3. Hucknall 50+ vs River Maun – 10-0 – P.O.M – Dick Johnson
4. Rebels vs Jacksdale D – POSTPONED TO 4TH November
After Friday's shock loss for the Angels the Division 2 leaders, they made amends with a whitewash against the Spin Doctors 10-0
Andy Brown ( POM ) looked unstoppable has he won all his games 3-0 and along with Adrian Smith so far this season they both have 100% records.
Maggie Burrows the Captain backed the 2 guys up well also winning all her games 3-1.
Adrian found the night slightly more difficult with both Andy Hughes & Graham Stent both going 2-1 up on Adrian, but on both occasions Adrian pulled it back to win 10-0.
After 4 Games the Angels pull 6 points clear, and are setting the early pace for Division 2
Snipers of St Joseph’s convincingly beat Boothys Ravens 9-1; the Ravens surprisingly still to win a game this season.
Ravens went 1-0 up when Andy Bunting beat Erlands Skels 3-2 in the 1st game, but this was as good as it got for the Ravens has the Snipers dominated led by Tony Swain who only lost 1 end all night, Jim Westwood won all his games 3-1 and Erlands winning his other two 3-2 & 3-0.
In the doubles Andy & Chris Tilstone took a 2-0 lead over Jim & Tony, but with every point counting towards the league the Snipers duo dug in and took the match winning the next three 11-7, 11-3 , 11-2 and take the match 9-1.
Hucknall 50+ beat River Maun 10-0 to move 2nd in the table just 3 points behind the leaders.
Dick Johnson (POM), Andy King (who remains unbeaten for the season), & Roy Drew all were dominant throughout the night.
The first 2 matches were very close with Roy beating Mark Sansom 11-9 in the 5th and then Andy King beating Michael Jarunek 11-6 in the 5th, however the next 4 games were won 3-0 and the last 4 ( incl the doubles ) 3-1.
Mark Sansom will be disappointed after only losing his 1st game last week of the season, to come away with nothing.
1. Angels 4 30
2. Hucknall 50+ 4 27
3. Snipers 4 24