Cropp harvests title again

Picture left to right Wendy Cropp (winner) Lorna Cochrane, Ben Allen(winner) and Jack Briggs
Picture left to right Wendy Cropp (winner) Lorna Cochrane, Ben Allen(winner) and Jack Briggs

Wisbech Lawn Tennis Club hosted their ladies and men’s singles finals in brilliant sunshine on Sunday.

The ladies’ final was between last year’s winner Wendy Cropp and 15-year-old Lorna Cochrane, playing in her first final. Cropp retained her title winning 6-1, 6-0 in a thrilling game.

The men’s final was contested by 18 year old Jack Briggs and Ben Allen, playing in his first singles final at the club.

There were some superb rallies which had the large crowd enthralled and Allen lifted the trophy 6-2, 6-3.

From left: Wendy Cropp (winner), Lorna Cochrane, Ben Allen (winner) and Jack Briggs.