Division One: Shared points in the key relegation battle in Division One
This week featured a key relegation battle between Hamrun Education Bar A and Gudja P.O.’s Bar A which ended with points being shared and Gudja still enjoying a 5 points lead over Hamrun in the last safety position. The visitors took a 3-0 lead with wins from Herman Bezzina, Franklin Farrugia and Joseph Muscat. Mario Fleri Soler together with Vince Bonnici reduced the gap in the doubles and the latter won his singles match to make thing interesting once again. A win for Simon Camilleri gave Gudja a two game lead again but a never give up attitude by Hamrun earned them a point with the last two wins coming from Elton Agius and the same player & Mario Tonna in the doubles.
Division Two: All square in the Zejtun derby”.
Zejtun Beland lost track with Mosta Horseshoe Bar and Gudja P.O.’s Bar B in the promotion race as they could only draw against close neighbours Zejtun Juventutis Domus. The first four games ended with the score level with George Borg and Spiteri/Borg winning for the home side and Alfred Abela, Louis Barbara for the visitors. Wins for Joe Spiteri and Saviour Caruana secured a point for Zejtun Domus but a very good performance by Bernard Desira and Desira/Ebejer in the last doubles ensured points were split.