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Neil fights back to take title

COACH Neil Supperstone fought back from losing the first set to beat Ben Summers in the mens singles final at Henley-in-Arden Tennis Club.

COACH Neil Supperstone fought back from losing the first set to beat Ben Summers in the mens singles final at Henley-in-Arden Tennis Club.

Summers won the first set 7-6 but Supperstone hit back to win the second set 6-7.

The club coach clinched the last set 8-10 in the championship tie break.

Elsewhere Sara Butler beat daughter Lucy 3-6, 6-2, 11-9 to win the ladies singles, before going on to win the ladies doubles title with Gillian Henson 6-0, 6-0 and the mixed doubles title with youngster Farrell Treacy 6-3, 6-2.

Rob Summers and Matthew Williams wrapped up the men’s doubles event winning 6-3, 3-6, 10-8.

The championships tied in with an open day held at the Stratford Road-based club which saw potential new members exploring the facilities available to them.

 

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