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Ladies 1 Match Report (Fort Matilda vs Bishopton Thursday 15th May 2014)

posted May 17, 2014, 3:34 AM by Fort Matilda   [ updated May 17, 2014, 3:34 AM ]

The Ladies first team got off to a winning start on Thursday night with a home win against Bishopton. The first couple, Allison Daisley and Jennifer Rose Saidler fought back in the third set, to win in a tie break, after the Bishopton pairing of Barbara Reid and Evelyn MacFarlane had levelled the sets at one all. The second couple, Diane Fung and Linda McDowall lost the first two sets in a close battle against a strong Bishopton pairing of Rhona MacFarlane and Kirsteen Miller but rallied back in the third set to take it 6-1. The third couple , Liz Gerrard and Susan Faint overpowered their opposition with a resounding three sets win.


Match results:


1st couple:  6/4, 3/6, 7/6

2nd couple: 6/7, 4/6, 6/1

3rd couple:  6/0, 6/0, 6/3


Congratulations to Kath Gairns for her win at the Whitecraigs Senior Open Tennis Tournament at the weekend, where she and her partner won the 65+ doubles trophy for the second year running.

Thanks to Diane Fung for providing the above information.