WEEK 5 REPORT
DIV 1
Ashford Hill Ramblers head the table after defeating Thatcham Scorpions 9-1 but it was still a competitive match Sam Ricks and John Goodyer both had maximums and Steve Murgatroyd won twice 
Bill Stamatiou played well for Scorpions beating Murgatroyd and taking Goodyer to five sets
Kintbury Titans are 3 points behind with a game in hand and remain unbeaten but were pushed close by Woolton Hill Badgers before eventually winning 6-4 Richard Fettes had a fine treble for Badgers including a 5 set win over Ray Powell and helping Andy Moore win the doubles but two wins each for Powell , Nat Richardson and Kevin Brooker was enough to secure the win 
Thatcham A had a close call when they played Upton Ultraviolets winning the last singles to obtain a 6-4 victory Richard Rosinski and John Golding both achieved two wins each for the Thatcham side Rosinski getting a 11-9 decider over Matt Davies . .Davies and Mike Aistrop replying with doubles for Upton
Woolton Hill Eagles beat Kintbury Jog by 7-3 with three wins each for Antony Baker and Ian Langley although Langley was taken close by Peter Sinyard winning 11-9 in the decider,
Thatcham Jeffernauts defeated Thatcham Lions 9-1 with maximums from Tave Chamberlain and Ian Parkin and a double from Matt Smith 
DIV 2
This division is wide open at the moment with 3 points separating the top seven sides
Thatcham C head the pack by sets won even though they lost this week to Woolton Hill Wildcats with Depish Singh winning all three for them backed up by Archie Dyson with two . Colin Price was the best for Thatcham C winning twice.
Thatcham Scavengers who are on the same points as Thatcham C also lost going down 7-3 to Kintbury Cobras with Ian Wu and Sajish Pavithran both unbeaten and also winning the doubles together
Woolton Hill Wolverines move into third place with a hard fought 6-4 win over AWE Fission even though John McLarty won all three for Fission . Two each for Simon Sonsino and Jonathan Hopson and an 11-9 final set win in the doubles clinched the win 
Thatcham Spartans had a comfortable 9-1 win over Thatcham A and E although there were some close matches Celia Hooker and Eric Panting both had maximums and Malcolm Record a double .
DIV 3
Thatcham Hawks lead although being beaten by good Woolton Hill Woodpeckers team Ian Dickason kept his unbeaten record for Hawks including the defeat of Woodpeckers Ajai Kamath who was also unbeaten before this match . Woodpeckers won 6-4 with two wins each for Kamath and Ben Djekic.
West Ilsley B and Kintbury Outlaws remain unbeaten after their 5-5 draw Steve Cobrin was man of the match with his three for Ilsley whilst David Rawlings and Dave Rees both had two wins for Outlaws.
Thatcham Spitfires had a 9-1 victory against two man Thatcham Dragons with John Panting and Pat Shaw unbeaten
Thatcham Tornados came close to their first win after losing the doubles 11-9 in the fifth and  12-10 in decider of last singles. Woolton Hill Racketeers held on for the draw thanks to a Robert Cox treble. Dan O'Neil and Michael Sopp getting a pair of wins each for Tornadoes 
Author: via Newbury Table Tennis League
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