Launceston Tennis Club

Cornwall, England

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.

Semi Finals:

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