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Wisbech Tennis Club Ladies' and Men's teams fought hard in their weekend matches against Longthorpe and Castor

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Wisbech Ladies 'A' Team stormed up to second place in the Hunts and Peterborough League after a 5-3 win at Longthorpe 'C'.

Jacqui West and Laura Overland slipped to a 6-3 loss in their opening set, but battled back to win by the same scoreline in their second.

They then romped to a 6-0, 6-2 victory in their second match.

Wisbech ladies tennis players 12/07/21 (49102226)
Wisbech ladies tennis players 12/07/21 (49102226)

Jane Page and Sheila Hennessy won 7-6, 6-2 in their opener before losing 2-6, 6-7 later in the day.

The 5-2 team win propelled the ladies into second spot in the league table.

Elsewhere, the Men's 'A' Team travelled to Castor and lost 7-1 to a strong opposition team.

Lister and Hadleigh Osbourn narrowly fell to 4-6 and 5-7 reverses in their early match-ups, but were soundly beaten 0-6,0-6 in their second tie.

Jay Cooper and Roger Frusher lost 2-6, 1-6 in their opener, but got a point on the board later in the day with a 6-3, 3-6 game.

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