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Ealing beat Wrest Park 4-3

[<<] [>>] by Simon Turner at Ealing
1 Jul 2023 (GC - Inter-Club Shield)

Doubles: David Graham & Simon Turner Beat George Collin and Tim Brewer 7-3, 6-7, 7-6
Detailed singles game scores attached

On paper Wrest Park had the stronger squad but the morning singles matches were shared. The doubles game went the full distance with Ealing snatching it 7-6 in the third game. 2-1 to Ealing at lunch!

Ealing won the first of the afternoon singles matches to finish: 3-1 to Ealing with one more match needed for a home win. The second match went to Wrest Park but Ealing's 10 handicap newcomer gave a spirited performance, losing in 3 games. The tie was sealed when Ealing's No 1 player beat his Wrest Park Counterpart on the 13th in game 2.

The final match went to Wrest Park to make it 4-3 overall, with Ealing progressing to the semi-final.


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