TENNIS: Grantham men demolish Appleby Frodingham

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Grantham Tennis Club men’s first team took on recently promoted Appleby Frodingham in the First Division

The team, skippered by Paul White, consisted of Richard Cragg, Darren Taxis, Jon Cummins, Andrew Isaac and Simon Cormor.

Great quality tennis was played by the Grantham side and the scoreline reflected this with a 9-0 victory.

The result meant the team have their place in the league, finishing second behind a strong Burton Waters side.

l Grantham’s fourth mixed team played The Park in the Indoor Mixed League.

Captained by Rob Isaac, the team Nigel Birch, Sue Cox and Jo Jones played well with the men winning the doubles 9-6, the ladies losing theirs 12-3, and the first mixed match was won by Grantham 9-5.

Unfortunately, they lost the second mixed match narrowlye 8-7, for an overall 31-29 Grantham loss.