Northampton beat Wrest Park 4-3 in a very hard fought match at Northampton, with two games taking over 5 hours each. The match was played on 12th August and completed a week later on the 19th. It was agreed that games would not be time limited and, because of an evening booking for the lawns, two games had to be pegged down.
Mike Hills (1.5) and Nick Evans (2) lost to Bryan Harral (0.5) and David Marsh (0.5) -15
Richard Meacock (3) beat David Woolley (8) +15
Peter Stansfield (3) beat John Bevington (1) +3
Mike Hills lost to Bryan Harral -24
Nick Evans beat David Marsh +9
Richard Meacock lost to John Bevington -16
Peter Stansfield beat David Woolley +2