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