THE Sonning Common and Peppard A team lost out 9-1 to Reading and District League Division 1 championship challengers Our
THE Sonning Common and Peppard A team lost out 9-1 to Reading and District League Division 1 championship challengers Our Lady of Peace A. Paul Jarvis gained Sonning Common’s only win as he beat Ian Cole 7-11, 12-10, 4-11, 11-9, 11-9.
The C team lost a close match with Post Office A in Division 2 despite a treble from Tim Raby. Post Office duo John Simmonds and George White gained five game wins over the C team’s number one, Jeremy Willis.
In Division 3 the D team gained victory against fellow strugglers Tilehurst Methodists C, despite having to play with two reserves. Narrow early wins by Paul Treadgold against Chris Taylor (16-14, 8-11, 8-11, 11-4, 11-9) and by Derek Wavell against Michael Zhang (6-11, 10-12, 11-9, 12-10, 11-3) paved the way before a treble from reserve Danny Dockree.
The F team remain near the bottom of Division 5 after losing 6-4 to Polish D, Dave Aust putting up a good show before losing out to Polish number one Daniel Dzieciol, 18-16, 5-11, 11-5, 9-11, 1-11.
Trebles from Angus Jones and Matt Tarrant saw the G team move clear into third place in Division 6 as they won 8-2 at fourth-placed Springfield C.