Watton squash club cruise to title

In their final fixture of the summer season leaders Watton Squash Club made other results irrelevant with a 16-5 maximum home victory over Barnham Broom IV to take the Norfolk Division Three title.

In their final fixture of the summer season leaders Watton Squash Club made other results irrelevant with a 16-5 maximum home victory over Barnham Broom IV to take the Norfolk Division Three title.

John Needham won a close first game 9-7 before losing the next two 9-2 9-5.

John took the fourth 9-5 and saved two match points while nicking the decider 10-8 to come through 3-2.

Kevin Blake cruised the first 9-5 before loss of concentration cost him the next 9-4.


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Kev stepped up a gear, taking the next two 9-3 9-6 to win 3-1.

Tim Perry was ruthless throughout in a 9-0 9-0 9-2 straight-game victory.

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First-string Martin Guppy started slowly, losing the first two games 9-5 9-6. He fought back admirably taking the next two 9-3 9-3. He also dominated the fifth, also taking it 9-3, to come through 3-2.

Overall during the summer season Watton achieved a match average of 13 points, winning nine of their fixtures with one draw and only two defeats.

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