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Collapse AllNorwich Parks Women Doubles - Round 1 | Thursday 17 June 2021 to Wednesday 11 August 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 14 July 2021)

Thanks for playing in another great Round of Local Tennis Leagues! We saw many new and returning players on court, with plenty of matches played across the UK. We hope you enjoyed meeting new people and experiencing fun battles in your local area. There’s more tennis to come later this month with new Singles and Doubles Rounds launching in various locations. Be sure to sign up now for your next Round while the sun is still shining this summer!

Group Summary:

Final Rankings:

  1. Karen Slade & Julie Barnes [W4] 8 WINNER
  2. Wendy Thomson & Liz Somerville [W3, L1] 6 RUNNER UP
  3. Linda May & Liliya Serazetdinova [W2, L2] 5
  4. Susan Pollock & Bryony McLening [W1, L3] 3
  5. Helen Wells & CAIRISTINE GRAHAME-CLARKE [L4]

Match Results:

Reveal CommentWendy Thomson & Liz Somerville bt Helen Wells & CAIRISTINE GRAHAME-CLARKE (Aug 11) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable match on a beautiful balmy summer’s evening"  -- Liz
Reveal CommentKaren Slade & Julie Barnes bt Susan Pollock & Bryony McLening (Aug 8) 7-6 (7-1), 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely game, very close. "  -- Karen
Reveal CommentLinda May & Liliya Serazetdinova bt Susan Pollock & Bryony McLening (Jul 29) 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Thank you Susan and Bryony for the match. It was nice to play with you again. The score doesn’t reflect the real game, it was much closer with many points going to Duce. Lots of nice rallies! Hope to play you again in various leagues."  -- Liliya
Reveal CommentLinda May & Liliya Serazetdinova bt Helen Wells & CAIRISTINE GRAHAME-CLARKE (Jul 25) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Great match Cairstine and Helen! Much closer than the score suggests with many games going to Duce. Very enjoyable game on a summer day! Good luck with your other matches!"  -- Liliya
Karen Slade & Julie Barnes bt Helen Wells & CAIRISTINE GRAHAME-CLARKE (Jul 23) 6-0, 6-0
Reveal CommentWendy Thomson & Liz Somerville bt Susan Pollock & Bryony McLening (Jul 18) 4-6, 6-1, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable match on a hot and sunny morning. Lots of good rallies and lots of running about - exhausted now!"  -- Liz
Reveal CommentSusan Pollock & Bryony McLening bt Helen Wells & CAIRISTINE GRAHAME-CLARKE (Jul 16) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "The first doubles game for all of us, so we were all rather tentative, but decided we were just going to enjoy it. We had lots of good rallies and many deuces. It was a perfect summer’s evening. Thanks for the game, Helen and Cairistine. It was great to be be playing ladies doubles, good luck in your other matches! "  -- Susan
Reveal CommentKaren Slade & Julie Barnes bt Wendy Thomson & Liz Somerville (Jun 30) 7-6 (7-2), 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "A very close first set but Wendy and I ran out of steam in the second. Thanks for a great match"  -- Liz
Reveal CommentWendy Thomson & Liz Somerville bt Linda May & Liliya Serazetdinova (Jun 28) 4-6, 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "What a fabulous match - the first time I’ve played competitive doubles for years and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Linda and Liliya are both demons at the net and also seasoned doubles players. But despite this being our first match together, Wendy and I managed to hang on in there and get the win. Thank you Wendy for being such a great doubles partner! "  -- Liz

Match of the Group:

Reveal CommentKaren Slade & Julie Barnes bt Linda May & Liliya Serazetdinova (Jun 19) 6-4, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable match. Both sets felt like a good challenge with many games going to deuce. "  -- Karen