National Veteran's championships
Last weekend, at the veteran’s national championships staged in Wolverhampton, several Sheffield league players had notable successes winning three titles.
In the over 40’s men’s doubles, Simon Pugh (Stocksbridge) together with his partner Chris Clinton from Hull, triumphed over Stephen Scowcroft & Andrew Wilkinson.
The over 40’s mixed doubles crown was retained by husband and wife combination Mark Short (Crookes) and Sarah (Swallownest).
Number two seed Mark gained the runners up spot in the over 40’s men’s singles, losing out to the favourite - Lorestas Trumpauskas, whilst Sarah reached the semi finals of the over 40’s women’s singles.
Chesterfield’s Pat Thorley (Northern General) won the over 50’s women’s consolation singles event.