Launceston Tennis Club
Mixed Doubles 2012
Sunday 19th August
Mixed Doubles - Event Report by Tim Hambly
In the preliminary round robin matches, each pair played the other 3 pairs in the group. Each 'match' consisted of 5 games.
Round Robin Group A:
Ruth Cornish and Adam Baker won 15 games
Maureen McCann and Rod Wood won 9 games
Sarah Cooke and Alexander Cornish won 4 games
'Michaela' Wallington and Andy Kennedy won 2 games
Round Robin Group B:
Jenny Worth and Paul Rostron won 10 games
Ali Parnell and Mark Cox won 9 games
'Martina' Cooke and Mick Foster won 8 games
Mary-Anne Colverson and Tim hambly won 3 games
The top 2 pairs in each group went through to the semi-finals which were played as the best of 7 games.
Jenny had to leave at this point, so Sarah Cooke took her place with Paul Rostron.
Maureen McCann and Rod Wood beat Sarah Cooke and Paul Rostron 4-1 (unassailable lead)
Ruth Cornish and Adam Baker beat Ali Parnell and Mark Cox 4-2
Final: (played as full set)
Ruth Cornish and Adam Baker beat Maureen McCann and Rod Wood 6-2
3rd place play-off: (played as the best of 7 games)
Sarah Cooke and Paul Rostron beat Ali Parnell and Mark Cox 4-2