A Fulwood Tennis Club team played at Ridgeway for the first time in many years and took the spoils in a convioncing 4-0 win. Danny Lidster and Glyn Rudge led the charge for the home team but could only take a single game against the first Fulwood couple in a 1-6, 0-6 defeat. Steve Bramhall and John Hallgarth lost to the seconds by 1-6, 2-6. In the second round of matches Danny and Glyn lost by 2-6, 3-6 to the seconds whilst Steve and John lost 0-6, 0-6 to the first pair.
Final match score – Rubbers 0-4, Sets 0-8, Games 9-48.