WORCESTER TABLE TENNIS LEAGUE SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016
HELD AT BISHOP PEROWNE CE COLLEGE, WORCESTER
ON SUNDAY 10th APRIL, 2016
The Worcester League’s Annual Championships were once again held at Bishop Perowne’s CE College with Tournament Secretary , Janet Hunt, in charge of the 10 events being decided. The busiest person on the day was Brett Brining who worked his way to 5 finals but won only one. Graham Thompson reached the finals of 4 events and managed to win 3 titles.
In the Men’s Singles semi-finals Michael Siket beat Graham and Brett beat Dale Dickinson. In the final Michael beat Brett. The Veterans Singles was won by Graham who beat Brett. The Men’s Doubles was won by Michael Siket and Dale Dickinson who beat Brett Brining and Graham Thompson. The Veteran’s Doubles (draw for partner) was won by Brett Brining and John Cawthra who beat John Stalker and Dave Bradley in the final.
In the Veteran’s Singles Handicap event Graham Thompson again met up with Brett Brining in the final and Graham managed to beat Brett again.
The Tyler Cup (a Handicap event with 24 entries) saw Michael Siket (-15) beat Eliot Brandwood (+2) in the final. Julian Barnes won the Division 2 competition by beating Phil Knights in the final. In the Division 3 event Ryan Field beat Dorin Luca.
The Charities Doubles (Draw for partner) was won by Graham Thompson and Mark Shouler who beat Julian Barnes and Paul Pattison. The Intermediate Singles (Under 21) was won by Eliot Brandwood who beat Daniel Fellows.
SEMI-FINALS Michael Siket bt Graham Thompson 11-2, 11-7, 11-9.
Brett Brining bt Dale Dickinson 4-11, 11-6, 12-10, 11-2
FINAL Michael Siket bt Brett Brining 11-4, 11-2, 11-6
FINAL Graham Thompson bt Brett Brining 11-7, 11-3, 8-11, 11-4
FINAL Michael Siket & bt Brett Brining & 10-12,11-9,11-7,7-11,13-11 Dale Dickinson Graham Thompson
VETERANS DOUBLES (Draw for partner)
FINAL Brett Brining & bt Dave Bradley & 11-5, 11-7, 11-4
John Cawthra John Stalker
VETERANS HANDICAP SINGLES
FINAL Graham Thompson bt Brett Brining 21-19, 21-23. 21-13
TYLER CUP (HANDICAP)
FINAL Michael Siket bt Elliot Brandwood 21-18, 6-21, 21-13
DOUG YOUNG CUP (DIV 2)
FINAL Julian Barnes bt Phil Knights 11-9, 12-10, 11-9
MICHAEL PYE CUP (DIV 3)
FINAL Ryan Field bt Dorin Luca 12-10, 11-6, 12-10
MARTIN BIRBECK CUP (CHARITIES DOUBLES-Draw for partner)
FINAL Graham Thompson & bt P. Pattison & 8-11, 9-11, 11-6, 11-5, 11-8
Mark Shouler Julian Barnes
INTERMEDIATE SINGLES (Under 21)
FINAL Eliot Brandwood bt Daniel Fellows 11-8, 11-2, 11-5
Pictures on the Day