JUNIORS REGAIN CUP
The SA Junior team won the Challenge Cup IPT for the third time in five years, by one point from Western Province B at Atlantic Beach in Cape Town. They won four of their matches, and halved the fifth against unbeaten WP. The winners comprised Tyron Davidowitz, Bradley de Beer, Reece Haikney, Christo Lamprecht, Slade Pickering, Jayden Schaper, Martin Vorster and Alex van Wyk. The tournament MVP was Haikney (Randpark) with 8½ points out of 10. Next best with 7½ were Schaper and Vorster, plus Central Gauteng’s Andrew Carlsson, USSA’s Kyle de Beer, and WP’s Adam Botha.