BOTH the Sonning Common and Peppard teams suffered heavy defeats in the Reading and District League last week.
The A team lost 9-1 at Kingfisher B with Jason Roberts managing a good win over John Barclay and taking Andrew Smith very close before losing 15-13, 7-11, 11-6, 9-11, 9-11.
A two-man B team lost 10-0 away to Kingfisher A while in Division 3 the D team lost 7-3 at Curzon Club B.
The G team just missed out against BBC Club 6-4 with Derek Maltby coming close to defeating the BBC’s top player Kyrill Dissanayake before losing 11-6, 12-14, 11-9, 6-11, 9-11.
Oliver Hester made his league debut for the G team and triumphed against Jack Mitchell. Jamie Legg managed a win over Ashok Thingore while Ashok’s earlier narrow wins over Marko Madzar and Oliver Sayers saw the H team lose 6-4 to Milestone C in Division 5.