Tennis: Doncaster President’s Day is a smash hit

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Kevin Waller served up a winning score in Doncaster Lawn Tennis Club’s annual President’s Day men’s competition.

Waller banked 25 points from his five round-robin games with different partners to pip Andrew Green, Alan Knowles and Rosemary Lakin - who received a three points start for playing in the men’s section - by one point.

Other leading entries in the men’s section included Michael Pritchard and Chris Warren (both 21 points) and David Surfleet and Ivan Beckett (both 20 points).

Kate Warren and Joyce Concannon (24 points) shared the honours in the ladies’ section.

Christina Lakin (23 points) was third, with Zoe Whittaker and Isobel Hossack both bagging 22 points.

Other leading entries included tournament organiser Maureen Marsh, Margaret Goodhead and Helen Young, who all finished with 21 points.

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