THE Sonning Common and Peppard D team clinched the Reading and District Division 4 title with a 7-3 win against Milestone B last week. Anthony Reeve’s win against Gerard Thorpe — 11-7, 11-8, 11-6 — sealed the title ahead of Our Lady of Peace F who won 8-2 against Milestone C. In the same division the F team beat Tidmarsh E 8-2.
In Division 2 the C team were soundly beaten by an in form Our Lady of Peace D side, Danny Dockree getting their win from a 9-1 defeat.
The club’s end of season championships were held on Sunday. Nigel Maltby battled to a hard fought 11-7, 12-10, 9-11, 5-11, 11-9 win against Matt Stone in the final of the singles while Danny Dockree retained his handicap singles title with a win against Tim Raby in the final, 21-15, 13-21, 21-13. Matt Stone and Dockree teamed up to win the handicap doubles event by beating Phil Turton and Marko Madzar (+9) 18-21, 21-17, 21-18.