Shinan does the double at the Ladies Winchester Fives Championships

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Malvern College
Sunday, 26th June 2022

STOP PRESS The twice delayed Ladies’ Winchester Fives Championships experienced a further setback when Louise Mathias suffered a serious wrist injury in the Doubles and had to retire, along with her partner, organiser and defending champion Maddy Raynor. This opened up the draw for new champions to emerge: Shinan Zhang in the Singles and Shinan & Helena Tunks in the Doubles.

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Shinan Zhang, Louise Mathias, Maddy Raynor, Helena Tunks, Karen Hird, Rachel Wood, Serin Hartopp, Tilly Stevens, Bea Grindal, Ruby Wright, Ellie Barker


Round robin:
Zhang & Tunks bt Hird & Wood 15-10; bt Stevens & Grindal 15-2; bt Wright & Barker 15-0
Hird & Wood bt Stevens & Grindal 15-1; bt Wright & Barker 15-3
Stevens & Grindal bt Wright & Barker 15-6
Mathias & Raynor bt Stevens & Grindal 15-0; bt Wright & Barker 15-0; Mathias & Raynor retired 8-8 against Zhang & Tunks

Final: S.Zhang & H.Tunks bt K.Hird & R.Wood 11-5, 11-7
Plate Final: T.Stevens & B.Grindal bt R.Wright & E.Barker 11-0, 11-8



Preliminary round: Wright bt Stevens 11-8
Quarter-finals: Raynor bt Hartopp 15-1; Tunks bt Wood 15-11; Hird bt Grindal 15-8; Zhang bt Wright 15-2
Semi-finals : Tunks bt Raynor 15-12; Zhang bt Hird 15-4
Final: S. Zhang bt H. Tunks 11-2, 11-9

Singles Plate

S.Hartopp retired (hospital run)

Round Robin:

Wright bt Stevens 11-7
Grindal bt Stevens 11-4; bt Wright 11-1
Wood bt Grindal 11-1; bt Stevens 11-1; bt Wright 11-2

1st R.Wood 33 Points; 2nd B.Grindal 23 Points; 3rd R.Wright 14 points; 4th T.Stevens 12 points

The champions