Real Tennis challenge v Wellington

11/10/2018

Three Westbourne House pairs played in a Real Tennis fixtures against the best Year 9 boys from Wellington. This was always going to be a tricky fixture, but the boys and girls played very well and were only one game away from halving the fixture. In the end Wellington won by 7 matches to 5.

Lulu & Toby: Played 4, Won 2, Lost 2, For 15 & Against 12

William & Venetia: Played 4, Won 2, Lost 2, For 13 & Against 11

Barney & Tom: Played 4, Won 1, Lost 3, For 12 & Against 17

The standard of Real Tennis was very high, and all the boys and girls were very supportive of each other in their praise for both sides' great shots.

The captain William F concluded the day by thanking the Petworth professional who had marked all the matches solidly for almost four hours; the opposition and the supporting parents.

The match list was awarded to all the players.

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