Daventry Town’s short mat bowls team, who play in the second division, caused an upset in the cup when they beat premier division side Pytchley.
The results were as follows:
Away leg at Pytchley: Singles: C Weston 18 D Welch 7; Pairs: D Bradbury & C Weston 15 J Welch & D Welch 15; Triples: J Worthington, C Bradbury & B Dexter 9 I Cooke, D Cooke & D Bellis 9; Fours: B Hatton, J Worthington, D Bradbury & C Bradbury 5 I Cooke, J Welch, D Cooke & D Bellis 9
Points: Pytchley 4 Daventry Town 4
Home leg at Daventry: Singles: D Welch 12 R Grimble 11; Pairs: J Stevens & D Welch 19 D Bradbury& G Bradbury 10; Triples: I Cooke, D Cooke & D Bellis 15 J Worthington, B Dexter & R Grimble 6; Fours: I Cooke, J Stevens, D Cooke & D Bellis 9 D Bradbury, J Worthington, C Bradbury & B Dexter 2
Points Daventry Town 8 Pytchley 0