Southern Delight for Todd & Felix
Todd Stanmore teamed up with Kingfisher practice partner Felix Thomis (Berks), representing the South in the Inter-Regional Finals, played over the weekend of May 12th/13th at RAF Cosford, a TTE flagship event reported on extensively here.
In the Under 13 Boys team event, spread over two days, they defeated all rivals without losing a match! Here’s the result of the final:
Southern 3 North West 0
Felix Thomis bt Toby Ellis 3-1 (6-11, 11-4, 11-5, 11-8)
Todd Stanmore bt Liam Murphy 3-0 (11-8, 11-3, 11-6)
Thomis & Stanmore bt Murphy & Adam Dennison 3-1 (11-0, 9-11, 11-7, 11-7)
Final standings: 1 Southern, 2 North West, 3 Yorkshire, 4 London, 5 South West, 6 South East, 7 East, 8 East Midlands, 9 West Midlands, 10 North East
Sunday afternoon was devoted to an individual tournament, in which Todd reached the semi-finals only to meet his team-mate Felix, who won 11-6, 15-13, 13-11. Felix went on the win the final 11-7, 11-7, 11-6.
Photos by Mike Loveder/TTE