The race for the division three title within the Braintree Desk Tennis League continues to be essentially the most absorbing as the highest two slug it out.
Rayne E took a one-point lead into the week’s fixtures and elevated that by only one level as they beat Rayne F 7-3, whereas chasing Sudbury Wanderers overcame Black Notley G 6-4.
Two units from the newly signed Adam Pitt held up Rayne E whereas an analogous efficiency from Jamie Brooks helped Notley G prohibit Wanderers’ scoreline.
Oliver Hicks received his three units in straight video games for Rayne E and Ian Shrubsole was unbeaten for Wanderers.
The opposite two matches within the division completed as attracts, Notley H at Netts D and Notley I at residence to Netts E.
Within the second division, Sudbury Nomads stretched their lead on the high with an 8-2 win over Notley C whereas Notley D and Liberal C received 6-4 and 7-3 respectively.
Sean Clift was unbeaten for Notley D the place the shock was a uncommon nil return for Dave Marsh.
Andrew Huckson and Gareth Davies had spotless evenings for Liberal C.
On the high finish of division one, Netts A drew stage with Rayne A regardless of being a match behind.
Netts beat Notley A 9-1 – a very good win for Takunda Nerutanga over Andy Holmes the one which obtained away – whereas Rayne beat Notley’s B crew 6-4.
An damage to Steve Pennell will harm Rayne’s possibilities of retaining Netts in sight. He was pressured to drag out of the doubles and concede his final singles after aggravating a knee damage. Alan Burgess received his three singles for Rayne.
James Mullane was in type in Netts B’s 8-2 win over Liberal B. Mike Johnston obtained the higher of Nikki Kennard and John Cleasby however couldn’t overcome Mullane.