Swerve D and Ormesby F are the early leaders in the Division 2 of the Middlesbrough and District Table Tennis League. In last week’s fixtures both teams won by 7-3. Swerve D visited Ormesby G and with hat tricks from Kashif Mahmood and Peter Philips. The Ormesby three came from Syd Davis, Alan Fowler and Bob Wasson who all defeated Ian Taylor. The closet set was the Doubles when the Swerve pair of Mahmood and Phillip’s won 11-9 in the 4th.
Swerve lead the table with 16 points from two matches whilst Ormesby F are in second place with 15 points.
Ormesby’s victory was at the expense of Nunthorpe C with hat tricks from John McCullow and Chris Gunn. This match was closer than the score line suggests as McCullow won two of his sets in 5 games, whilst Gunn needed the 4th game on two occasions. For Nunthorpe C Trevor Teasdale and Glynn Robinson both defeated Tom Hand who won one set against Peter Adamson.
Alan Ransome OBE