B League North v Kington Langley 22nd May 2016
The opening match of the 2016 season took place at Nailsea.
Kington Langley fielded 4 team members, consisting of 1 novice and 3 more experienced players.
Nailsea had 2 novice players in their team of 4.
7 games were played. A doubles game and 2 single games in the morning and 4 singles in the afternoon.
Doreen Wallace and Fran Appleton played the doubles, losing to their better opponents.
Sandra Morgan and James Galpin won their games.
The match score was 2 – 1 to Nailsea at the end of the morning.
Play resumed after lunch.
Fran playing her first singles B leagues game played well, but was unable to overcome her stronger opponent.
Doreen was beaten on time by 1 point.
Fortunately Sandra and James came to the rescue winning their respective games, leaving.
Nailsea the overall match winners with a final score of 4 – 3.
James Galpin playing his first match for B league was outstanding in his second game of the day where his opponent was playing off the same handicap. James’s excellent play led to him winning by 26 points to 1 in only 40 minutes.
Captain B league North