It has been another week of torrid battles in Marlborough Squash's winter pennant competition.
In the women's grade the games started with an upset as Tash Flynn from Doris's Girls played a blinder against higher graded JAMY's Janet Udy, winning 3-1. Kiri McDermott from KiNiKs beat Delicious' Paula Bavin in a tough five sets.
In the men's games Steve Turrell from Pete Flynn Painters recovered from 1-2 down against Phil Kilgour (Kono) to take the win in five tough sets. Tamati Te Tua from Team 9 easily beat
Nigel Pinkerton of Team 3.
Team points after five weeks:
Premier women: Mighty Four 57; Hoodwinked 47; Doris's Girls 46; The Avengers 44; JAMY 44; Mixed Bag 29.
Division one women: Team 6 51; Wairau Warriors 50; Vicious & Delicious 42; Cloudy Bay Babes 42; KiNiKs 39; Awesome Foursome 38.
Premier men: Kono 59; Woodstock 52; Pete Flynn Painters 45; The Runts 42; Mitch & Mates 40; Gareth Root Painters 37.
Division one men: T1 54; T5 51; T9 44; T3 40; T8 39; T7 36; T4 29; T2 28; T6 15.
- The Marlborough Express