2015/16 Winter Mixed League Fixtures and Results

This page shows the results for Bredon A and Bredon B mixed teams in the 2015/16 Winter League. Bredon A retained their status in Div3a with healthy 4th place and Bredon B won Division 7 meaning promotion to Division 6 for 2016/17 League. A big thank you to all players across both teams for supporting the club during the winter league season.

Team Played W D L U Points
Bredon A 12 2 3 7 0 82
Bredon B 10 7 0 3 0 102

There are eight sets per match (two pairs each playing two sets against both opposition pairs) and each set won gives the team two points. W, D, and L indicate a match which was won, drawn, and lost respectively. In the tables below, the Bredon score is always given first, regardless of whether the match was home (H) or away (A).


Bredon A Team — Division 3

Team H/A Day Date Start Result
East Glos C H Wed.30/09/201519:00 4–12L
Cirencester C H Wed.07/10/201519:00 8–8D
Cam & Dursley B A Wed.14/10/201518:30 6–10L
Nailsworth A A Mon.19/10/201519:00 16–0L
Painswick C A Mon.26/10/201519:00 10–6W
Cirencester D A Fri.30/10/201518:30 6–10 L
Cirencester D H Wed.11/11/201519:00 14–2W
Nailsworth A H Wed.09/12/201519:00 6–10L
Painswick C H Wed.16/12/201519:00 8–8D
East Glos C A Wed.11/01/201619:00 6–10L
Cirencester C A Fri22/01/201618:30 6–10 L
Cam & Dursley B H Wed.27/01/201619:00 8–8D

Match Reports

Bredon A v East Glos C 30/09/2015

The Bredon A-Team started their winter league campaign with a disappointing home defeat against an experienced East Glos Team. Nila More and Rob Ralph drew their first match before succumbing to the second pair and Matthew Cartwright and Carole Bankes lost their 1st match and fought back to draw the second game. Match ended 4-12 to East Glos C.

Bredon A v Cirencester C 07/10/2015

The second game of the season produced a 8-8 draw with Martin Sime and Nila More winning their games 6-3, 6-2 and 6-1, 6-1. Dan Sutherland and Carole Bankes fought 2 close games which were ultimately settled on 3 tie breaks, eventually losing 1-6, 6-7 and 6-7 6-7.

Bredon A v Cam & Dursley B 14/10/2015

The third game of the season (starting a run of 4 away games) ended in a narrow defeat to Cam & Dursley B with Martin Sime and Nila More winning one game (7-5, 6-2) and losing one (3-6, 1-6) and Dan Sutherlandand Carole Bankes drawing one game (6-7, 6-2) and losing the other (1-6, 3-6). Bredon A are currently 3rd in Division 3 (as of 15/10/2015).

Bredon A v Nailsworth A 19/10/2015

The second of four away games was a close match but Nailsworth A edged each match overall on the night. Carole Bankes and Andy Gray losing 6-4, 6-4 & 6-2, 6-2 with Nila More and Rob Ralph suffering a similar fate in 6-3, 6-3 & 6-2, 6-2.

Bredon A v Painswick C 26/10/2015

The third of four away games saw Bredon A get their first win of the winter season. A fine 10-6 result against Painswick C. With the opening 3 games drawn leaving the match poised at 6-6, Martin Sime and Nila More won their final match 6-4, 6-3 to edge Painswick C on the night. Carole Bankes and Andy Gray drew both their games with deciding sets going to tie-breaks on both occasions. Well played all!

Bredon A v Cirencester D 30/10/2015

The A Team's second match in four days proved too much as Cirencester D claimed a 10-6 victory on the night. Martin Sime & Nila More winning one and drawing one and Carole Bankes and Robert Reid losing their respective matches. With a run of 4 tough away games completed, Bredon A now have 4 of the remaining 6 games at home and will look to take advantage of this.

Bredon A v Cirencester D 11/11/2015

The A Team chalked up an important 14-2 win against Cirencester D dropping only one set in the entire match. Martin, Nila, Dan and Carole proving too strong for a Cirencester team that edged a close game the week before.

Bredon A v Nailsworth A 09/12/2015

A slow start in the first set cost The A Team as Nailsworth A edged a narrow 10-6 win. Martin and Nila winning one, drawing one and Dan Sutherland and Rosemary Holland losing a couple of close games in their match.

Bredon A v Painswick C 16/12/2015

Again a slow start cost The A Team a needed victory with Martin and Nila winning one, drawing one and Rosemary Holland and Dan Sutherland drawing one, losing one ending in a 8-8 draw.

Bredon A v East Glos C 11/01/2016

Bredon A lost a closely fought game to East Glos on a chilly night in Cheltenham. Martin & Nila winning one and drawing one, and Dan & Caroline being edged out in two close matches.

Bredon A v Cirencester C 22/01/2016

Bredon A lost another closely fought game away to Cirencester C. However, 6 valuable points were picked up which may prove important at the end of the season.

Bredon A v Cam & Dursley B 27/01/2016

Bredon A produced a good home performance to secure a draw against 2nd placed Cam & Dursley. The result means Bredon will end the season in 4th place in Division 3A and retain their status for the 2016/17 League.

Many thanks to all players during the winter for supporting the club and keeping the tennis going through the dark, cold and mostly windy nights.


Bredon B Team — Division 7

Team H/A Day Date Start Result
Redmarley B H Wed.23/09/201519:00 14–2W
Bourton Vale C A Tue.29/09/201518:30 4–12L
Bourton Vale C H Wed.14/10/201519:00 16–0W
Redmarley B A Wed.21/10/201518:30 14–2W
East Glos E A Tue.27/10/201519:00 2–14L
Frampton C H Wed.04/11/201519:00 14–2W
Frampton C A Thu.12/11/201518:30 10–6W
East Glos E H Wed.02/12/201519:00 10–6W
Lydney H Wed.06/01/201619:00 12–4W
Lydney A Tue.12/01/201618:30 6–10L

Match Reports

Bredon B v Redmarley B 23/09/2015

Bredon B started their winter league campaign with a 14-2 win over Redmarley B. Tim Troughton and Rosemary Holland won 7-6, 7-6 and 6-2. 6-2, whilst Ronnie & Barbara Stevens won 6-1,6-2 and drew 5-7, 7-6. A great start and well played Bredon B.

Bredon B v Bourton Vale C 29/09/2015

Bredon B followed up their good start with an away defeat to Bourton Vale C. Unfortunately Bredon were only able to field one pair and Tim Troughton and Rosemary Holland battled well and nearly earned the B-Team a draw before losing 4-12.

Bredon B v Bourton Vale C 14/10/2015

Bredon B produced a solid home performance to win 16-0 against a spirited Bourton Vale C team. Rob & Claire Ralph won their games (6-4, 6-4 & 6-1, 6-4) with Captain Carol Smith and Andy Gray winning (7-5, 6-4 & 6-3, 6-1) which has put Bredon B a healthy 2nd in the table with two tough away fixtures to come.

Bredon B v Redmarley B 21/10/2015

Bredon B produced a superb away performance to win 14-2 against Redmarley B. Carol Smith and Andy Gray winning 6-1, 6-3 & 6-3, 6-2 and Tim Troughton and Rosemary Holland winning one game 6-1, 6-0 and drawing the other 5-7, 6-0.

Bredon B v East Glos E 27/10/2015

Despite a spirited performance in the rain, Bredon B succumbed to a strong East Glos team 14-2 on a wet night in Cheltenham. Malcolm Waters and Polly Christian getting Bredon's only points with a 6-4, 4-6 draw in their 1st match.

Bredon B v Frampton C 04/11/2015

Bredon B bounced back from their recent defeat to East Glos with an impressive 14-2 win over Frampton C. Andy Gray and Carol Smith battled back to draw their first match after dropping the first set (5-7, 7-5) and then prevailed 6-1, 6-1 in the 2nd game. Rob & Claire Ralph won both matches (6-2,6-2 & 6-2,6-4) to give Bredon a convincing overall win. The win takes Bredon B top after 6 matches with two tough away fixtures to come. The first being the reverse fixture against Frampton C then a trip to Lydney.

Bredon B v Frampton C 12/11/2015

Bredon B followed up their previous weeks home win against Frampton C with a hard fought 10-6 away win in very windy conditions. Ronnie & Barbara Stevens drew their first game and won their second whilst Caroline Hodge and Rob Ralph drew both their matches one set each.

Bredon B v East Glos E 02/12/2015

In breezy conditions with a threat of rain in the air Bredon B ground out a good 10-6 home win against a competitive East Glos side. Carol and Andy drawing their first match and winning the second, whilst Rob & Claire won their first game but couldn't build on this and slipped to defeat in the second. A good win which leaves Bredon B top of the league with 2 matches against Lydney to come.

Bredon B v Lydney 06/01/2016

Bredon B clinched promotion following a good 12-4 win against Lydney on a chilly Wednesday night, although conditions were calm and dry for a change. Carol & Andy drew their first match (7-6, 2-6) and won their 2nd (6-2, 6-1). Rob & Claire won their first match (6-2,6-2) and drew their second (1-6, 6-4).

Bredon B v Lydney 12/01/2016

After clinching promotion the week before, Bredon B clinched the Div 7 title with a closely fought match at Lydney. Lydney edged the overall game 10-6 but the 6 points gained gives Bredon B an unassailable lead with all games played.