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In-form Watton win on court

PUBLISHED: 18:28 16 June 2010 | UPDATED: 11:46 08 July 2010

WATTON squash team maintained their recent good form with a 16-2 away victory over Division Three opponents Fakenham II.

Dev Mahatme was never really troubled in a 9-6, 9-6, 9-5 straight game win.

WATTON squash team maintained their recent good form with a 16-2 away victory over Division Three opponents Fakenham II.

Dev Mahatme was never really troubled in a 9-6, 9-6, 9-5 straight game win.

Kevin Blake came back from 7-2 down in the first to edge it 9-7. The second was comfortable 9-3 with a closer third, but Kevin stayed in control taking it 9-7, also winning in straight games.

John Needham was again involved in a long drawn out affair, initially losing the first 9-6.

John took the second 9-1 but eased off losing the third 9-5.

John looked out of it at 7-2 down in the fourth but dug deep using his experience over a youngster to come back and take it 9-7.

His opponent then faded badly with John winning the decider 9-1 to come through 3-2.

First-string Martin Guppy was dominant despite a spirited display from his opponent coming though 9-5, 9-1, 9-7 in straight games.

Watton are now second in the table with another away trip, this time to Cromer.

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