TENNIS: Atkins and Davies in Preston Bowl success

Alice Atkins and Matt Davies with their trophy

Alice Atkins and Matt Davies with their trophy

First published in Sport

Alice Atkins and Matt Davies retained their title at Abingdon’s annual Preston Bowl mixed doubles event.

To celebrate 100 years, the club put up a first prize of £100 as well as the prestigious trophy.

And although Atkins and Davies had lost to Manoj Gujral and Ana Coggan in the group stages, they overturned that result to win 6-3 and keep their crown.

Oxford Sports continue to dominate men’s tennis, winning back-to-back OLTA Wilson Summer League Division 1 titles by defeating Woodstock 3-1 at home.

Sports’ B side can join their first team in the top flight if they beat Thame in their final Division 2 match of the season.

In Ladies’ Division 3, North Oxford B secured promotion with a 4-0 win against their C team.

RESULTS

Men’s Div 1: Cholsey 2, North Oxford 2; Oxford Sports 3, Woodstock 1; Witney 1, Banbury 3. Div 2: Oxford City 2, Abingdon 2. Div 3: Witney B 1, North Oxford C 3 Ladies Div 2: Banbury WE 2, Woodstock 2; Thame 2, Bicester 2. Div 3: North Oxford C 0, North Oxford B 4; North Oxford C 3, Mapledurham 1.

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