Bowdon’s strength at B-Class play was shown when Bowdon had a very impressive 5-0 win at Bury on the same day that 3 other B-Class players were involved in winning the first round Mary Rose match. The Bowdon team was Charles Harding (Capt.), Nigel Matthews and Brian Medley.
In the doubles Brian Medley (3) and Charles Harding (2.5) beat Richard Forman (4.5) and Malcolm Daines (5) by +4.
In the singles Nigel Matthews (1.5) beat Roger Schofield (5) by +10, and Richard by +10.
Brian beat Malcolm by +24, and Charles beat Roger by +17.