IRTA Visit

Play commenced on Friday 4th Jan with 3 players who flew in from Ireland. 1st match being close to 4 all but Duncan Edwards was to strong against Roland Budd.  Match finished 10/4.

The next 2 matches could have gone either way with JDRTC winning one and IRTA winning the other.

Match score 2/1

Play continued on Saturday and Roland Budd had really got to grips with JDRTC court.  He beat John Duns 10/8.

Next was the first of our double matches with Simon Johnston & Robin Barlow being pipped to the post by Roland Budd & Rustom Manecksha 9/10

We then saw Paul Reading take on Rustom Manecksha.  Paul took an early lead however Rustom nearly reeled him in but Paul managed to hold on and win 10/8.

Simon Johnston then paired up with Travers Blair and they took on Peter Dean and Tony Penny.  Again a very close match with the score ending 9/10 and the match score being 3/4.

Travers then played Tony with a convincing win 10/3 taking the match score 4/4.

The next 2 single matches were dominated by the Irish.

John Taylor and Dean Juric from JDRTC being beaten by Peter Dean and Jack Woods 6/10.

Match score 4/6

Last match on Saturday saw JDRTC Richard Macalister and Dean Juric take on Jack Woods and Roland Budd.  JDRTC being the stronger pair winning 10/2.

Final Match Score 5/6 to our visitors.

Once again great weekend had by all and thank you to our visitors.  We look forward to the rematch.