Deeping lose top spot after suffering a shock defeat
DEEPING A slipped from the top of the Peterborough and District Tennis League standings after a shock defeat at Stamford B.
Missing key men John Timson, Simon Bentley and James Westgate, Deeping could only muster three rubbers at Drift Road to leave the door open for perennial Division One champions, Esporta A.
The city club have won the top flight title for many, many seasons and their 8-1 win against Stamford C at Thorpe Wood was enough to send them four points clear and into familiar territory.
In Division Two Hampton outfit, NENS stay top after a 6-3 win at Deeping C while Deeping B kept up the pressure on the leaders with a 6-3 win against JB Squad.
Whittlesey A waltzed back to the top of Division Three witth an 8-1 win against Spalding B while Deeping F’s 8-1 win at Woodlands against Castor keeps them one point clear of Esporta C at the top of Division Four.
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