All to play for after DL Bromsgrove win - Winter League latest - The Bromsgrove Standard

All to play for after DL Bromsgrove win - Winter League latest

Bromsgrove Editorial 22nd Nov, 2019   0

DAVID Lloyd Bromsgrove A delivered a blow to Division One leaders Manor Park A in the Men’s Herefordshire & Worcestershire Winter League on Sunday.

A 6-4 win at home to the table-toppers pushed DL Bromsgrove up to second, just two points behind their rivals with two matches left to play.

After falling a set behind, James Nolan and George Southall recovered to beat Manor Park’s Jamie Marks and Christopher Marlow 4-6, 6-3, 7-6.

The hosts’ Henry Myatt and Liam Hadfield also had a three-setter against Paul Burgess and Charlie Titmuss, albeit losing the match 6-4, 4-6, 7-6.

Nolan and Southall were dominant in the third rubber, winning 6-1, 6-0 against Burgess and Titmuss to claim the overall victory, despite Myatt and Hadfield losing 6-3, 6-2 defeat to Marks and Marlow.

In Division Four East, David Lloyd Bromsgrove B missed the chance to go top after slumping to an 8-2 defeat away to Droitwich C.

Jon Sarriegui and Johnathan Moran won the first rubber for the hosts in straight sets, defeating Martyn Langston and Richard Garbett 7-6, 7-5.

Richard Clive and Ben Steel had to battle it out to get past Bromsgrove’s Cormac and Eamon O’Connor in a 6-3, 2-6, 6-1 victory.

Sarriegui and Moran were also successful in three sets over the O’Connors, running out 4-6, 7-6, 7-6 winners in a close-fought match.

The only win for the David Lloyd club came in the final rubber, when Langston and Garbett recorded a 6-2, 6-3 success over Clive and Steel.


Now, every week, you can also listen to a roundup of Bromsgrove & Droitwich Standard Local News


Find a career you'll love with our free career finder website

Reader Travel

Check out all of the latest reader travel offers to get your hands on some free gifts

Public Notices

View and download all of the public notices in the Bromsgrove Standard