Mark & Ravinder win Veterans’ Doubles final

Rob Hughes & Alison NIcholson, umpire Russell Finch, Mark Callaghan & Ravinder Norman

The veterans doubles final was played on Sunday 6th with Mark Callaghan and Ravinder Norman taking on Rob Hughes and Alison Nicholson.

Rob & Alison

The match started with both men dropping their serves, the second game served by Mark taking about 15 deuces before Rob and Alison secured the break. A solid hold by Alison put them 2-1 ahead before Mark and Ravinder found their stride and took the next four close games to lead 5-2. Rob and Alison made a fight back to take the next 2 games before Mark served out to take the set 6-4.

Mark & Ravinder

 

The second set went the way of Mark and Ravinder 6-1, again featuring many close games but Ravinder’s clever lobs and Marks ferocious overheads proved too much. An enjoyable match played in good spirits brought to a close the new events for this year. 

 

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