St Anne’s a 4 – 6 Co antrim

Tonight we saw St Anne’s a take on Co antrim at home in Division 1 of the Belfast and District Table Tennis League. The match ended with a score line of St Anne’s a (4) and Co antrim (6). The format for the match was a 3 Vs 4 player format.

John Fall reporting on the match said “Very tight match with Co Antrim just getting over the line but the impressive Rodney mckirgan winning all his singles for the home set and mervyn Taylor notching a win but Co Antrim team contributed with Francis Shirley winning his first premier league win, Adam Faulkner improving each outing with a win and the experience league players of Andrew Davies winning 2 and myself winning one and both played well together in the doubles to secure the honours this time. Thank you also to the hosts for a great atmosphere match and the hospitality afterwards which should be the case more often. Thank you”

The players that were fielded for the Home Team St Anne’s a in their playing order were:

Rodney mckirgan
Richard black
Mervyn Taylor

For the doubles St Anne’s a decided to play Rodney mckirgan & Andrew davies

On the Away Side Co antrim sent a team consisting of:

Andrew davies
John fall
Adam Faulkner
Francis Shirley

For the doubles Co antrim had Mervyn Taylor & John fall joining forces to take on the hosts.


Match Break Down:


Rodney mckirgan VS Andrew davies (3 – 0)

Richard black VS John fall (1 – 3)

Mervyn Taylor VS Adam Faulkner (0 – 3)

Richard black VS Francis Shirley (2 – 3)

Rodney mckirgan VS John fall (3 – 2)

Mervyn Taylor VS Andrew davies (0 – 3)

Mervyn Taylor VS Francis Shirley (3 – 0)

Rodney mckirgan VS Adam Faulkner (3 – 1)

Richard black VS Andrew davies (1 – 3)


Rodney mckirgan & Andrew davies VS Mervyn Taylor & John fall | (0 – 3)

With the match card now fully completed the final score of St Anne’s a (4) and Co antrim (6) was recorded.

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Original Match Card

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