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Droitwich Men's F secure bragging rights over G team in winter league opener

Craig Gibbons 11th Oct, 2017

THE DROITWICH Men’s F team kicked off their Herefordshire and Worcestershire Winter League Division 11 East with a 4-0 win over the club’s G team.

The young F pairing of Oliver Whiteside and Josh McEvilly won their first match 6-2, 6-2 against Kevin Pollard and Roger Satterthwaite before a 6-4, 6-1 victory over John Jenkins and Chris Day.

Mark Alexander and Jack Roberts also won both of their matches for the F team.

The first was a 6-4, 6-3 success against Jenkins and Day and the second was a 6-2, 6-2 victory against Pollard and Satterthwaite.

Meanwhile the Men’s C team were in action against the Men’s D in their Division Six East fixture.

Ben Steel and Kevin Hodges, of the C team, lost their first match 6-3, 0-6, 4-6 as Dave Lamb and Peter Fawcus played some excellent tennis.

Steel and Hodges responded well by winning their second match 6-4, 6-2 against Ian Ross and Bruce Turner.

Nick King and Eric Cartelet were the dominant pair for the C team as they won both of their matches in straight sets.

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