Chevalier leads honours at finals day

DOUBLES DELIGHT: From left: Matt Perry and Richard Oldershaw, and Joe Chevalier and Simon Godfrey squared up against one another in the men's doubles.
DOUBLES DELIGHT: From left: Matt Perry and Richard Oldershaw, and Joe Chevalier and Simon Godfrey squared up against one another in the men's doubles.

SUDBURY Tennis Club hosted their annual finals day for club members on Sunday.

Joe Chevalier beat Matt Perry 7-5, 6-3 to become men’s singles champion, while in the ladies’ singles there was victory for Zoe Fuller, who beat Fiona Manby 6-1, 6-3.

Chevalier’s winning streak continued in the doubles as he and partner Simon Godfrey came out on top, 2-6, 6-1, 10-8, over Perry and Richard Oldershaw in a three-set thriller.

There was a convincing win for Sarah Wordley and Louise Palmer in the ladies’ doubles as they saw off Manby and Juliet Nicholson 6-1, 6-2.

The junior games were closely contested with some real skills shown.

The girls’ final was won by Caren Takundwa, 7-5, 6-3 over Kate Baker.

Matt Read became junior boys’ champion, beating Luke Evans 6-2, 6-2.