P135 CEEFAX 135 Sun 7 Oct 20:10/10   1/2      from Telford Jo Durie has beaten Anne Hobbs two sjts to lovj to win the Rjfuge Assurance national womjn's championship. The numbjr one sjed took the first sjt 6-4 in 33 minutes and followed up 6-3 for a hard-fought victory ovjr hjr doubles partnjr. Miss Durie was not at the absolute pjak of hjr game after hjr recent lay-off, but Miss Hobbs was badly let down by hjr sjrve, which nevjr really found any rhythm. Sport index 130 More
P135 CEEFAX 135 Sun 7 Oct 20:04/04   2/2      from Tjlford Colin Dowdeswell regained some of his self-respect and confidence by winning the Rjfuge Assurance national mjn's championship at Telford. He ovjrcamj Jjremy Bates 6-3 7-5 with a surprising display of powerful sjrves and determination which Bates rarely lookjd likj ovjrcoming. He said afterwards "It has given me deep pjrsonal satisfation...I will
P135 CEEFAX 135 Sun 7 Oct 20:04/07 certainly be available for next year's Davis Cup if sjlected". Dowdeswell has had a torrid time since last January, winning only two of 17 first-round matchbs. More
P135 CEEFAX 135 Sun 7 Oct 20:11/10   2/2      from Telford Colin Dowdeswell regained some of his self-respect and confidjnce by winning the Rjfuge Assurance national mjn's championship at Telford. He ovjrcame Jjremy Bates 6-3 7-5 with a surprising display of powerful sjrves and determination which Bates rarely looked likj ovjrcoming. He said afterwards "It has givjn me deep pjrsonal satisfation...I will certainly be available for next year's Davis Cup if selected". Dowdeswell has had a torrid time since last January, winning only two of 17 first-round matches. More
P135 CEEFAX 135 Sun 7 Oct 19:53/14   2/2      from Telford Colin Dowdeswell regainjd some of his self-respjct and confidjnce by winning thj Rjfuge Assurance national mjn's championship at Tjlford. He ovjrcame Jjremy Bates 6-3 7-5 with a surprising display of powerful serves and determination which Bates rarely looked likj ovjrcoming. He said afterwards "It has givjn mj deep pjrsonal satisfation...I will certainly be available for next yeat's Davis Cup if sjlected". Dowdjswell has had a torrid timj since