Mansfield & District Table Tennis League
2017/18 Winter Season
Week Commencing 2nd October 2017
MATCH WEEK 2 Results
Zygabyte A vs Jacksdale B - 8-2 – P.O.M – Pete Hodgson
Zygabyte B vs Rangers – 0-0 – P.O.M – POSTPONED
The 2 Division 1 Jacksdale teams met this week, and the first match of the season for both. Jacksdale A beat their club mates 8-2 with Pete Hodgson winning all his games and POM.
First 2 matches were shared to put at 1-1 but then Jacksdale A won 5 on the trot with 2 x 5 setters by Russ Webster who won both against John Fordham & Glen Holmes.
Jacksdale B got a match back as Russ Stevens beat Russ Webster 3-1, but then Pete grabbed his 3rd win and then doubled up with Malc Allsop to take the match 8-2.
1. Zygabyte B 1 9
2. Jacksdale A 1 8
3. Zygabyte A 1 6
Division 1 Divisional Cup
1. Zygabyte A beat Snipers A vs Zygabyte A – 9-0 – P.O.M – Dean Brookes
As expected Zygabyte A beat Snipers A 9-0 in this first divisional cup match of the season.
First match was a doubles and surprise looked on the cards as Ben Swain & Jim Westwood took a 2-0 lead over Dean Brookes & Bob Hume, but true to form the Zygabyte pairing got it back to win 3-2.
The only other time Zygabyte were troubled is when Jim Westwood took Bob Hume to the 5th, but all the other matches were 3-0 wins
Marksmen beat Ravensdale – 7-3 - P.O.M – Mark Sansom
Rattlers beat Jug & Glass – 8-2 - P.O.M – Mick Matushenko
Jacksdale C beat Spin Doctors – 8-2 - P.O.M – Hari Rampall
Newly formed team the Ravenshead Rattlers continued their early good form has they got their 2nd win in 5 days with a 8-2 victory over Jug & Glass.
Mick Matushenko playing his first match of the season got POM winning all his games, backed up by Father & Son Alan & Mark Kenyon who both won 2 and teamed up to win the doubles.
Steve Oravecz showed resistance winning 2 of his 3 games for Jug & Glass.
Ravenshead Marksmen defeated a spirited Ravensdale team 7-3 with Player of the Match Mark Sansom gaining a maximum.
Phil Parkin for Marksmen and Stuart Chadwick for Ravensdale both won 2 games with Simon Devine making his debut both for Ravensdale and in the league.
Jacksdale C and star man Hari Rampall continued their great start with 2 wins out of 2 and an 8-2 victory over the Spin Doctors. Hari maintained his 100% record for the season and the only resistance came from Glyn Payne who beat Billy Melrose & Angela Brettell. This win puts Jacksdale C 4 points clear after just 2 games.
1. Jacksdale C 2 17
2. Rattlers 2 13
3. Marksmen 2 11
NEXT WEEKS MATCHES
Mon 9th Oct – Rhinos vs Jacksdale B
Tues 10th Oct – Jacksdale A vs Snipers A
Mon 9th Oct – Snipers B vs Jug & Glass
Mon 9th Oct – Rattlers vs Marksmen A
Mon 9th Oct – Rebels vs Hucknall 50+
Weds 11th Oct – Hucknall 50+ vs Jacksdale C
Thurs 12th Oct – Ravensdale vs Rebels
Blank week Zygabyte A, Rangers, Zygabyte B, Spin Doctors