Mixed bag for Newark Tennis Club
A dominating display by the men’s 3rd team boosted spirits at Newark Tennis Club.
The Notts LTA Division Nine side ran out convincing 39-9 winners over Epperstone 1sts.
Todor Malinov and Edgars Basvinski won their sets 11-1, 9-3 and Adrian Smith and John Jessop also took an 11-1 win before following it up with an 8-4 success.
Malinov and Basvinski were in action the following day as they travelled to Ravenshead for another league fixture, this time with the mixed 3rd team.
They were met by a stronger Ravenshead side and lost 29-19.
Malinov and Katy Dines drew 12-12 across their two games (8-4, 4-8).
Basvinski and doubles partner Lynne Hare went down 17-7 (11-1, 6-6).
The Nottinghamshire league returns this weekend as the men’s 1sts travel to Welbeck while the mixed 4ths travel to Nottingham Tennis Centre.
In the National League, the men’s 2nds host Wollaton 2nds.