Cumbria’s Jake Irving continues with his fine form as he wins his 2nd Red2Yellow Tour Orange event.
A field of 8 players battled it out on a damp cool day in Dumfries. We had 5 local kids, 2 from Edinburgh and Carlisle’s Jake.
We started with 2 round robin groups with Jake & Brodie Little coming through the B group and Oliver Clark (Edinburgh) and Cameron Hunter coming through group A. In the semi finals Jake edge past Cameron 8-6, 7-5 and Oliver won a marathon against Brodie 2-7, 7-2, 7-3 to join Jake in the final. Brodie secure 3rd place with a 7-3, 7-3 victory over Cameron before Jake edged another tight final as he took the gold medal with a 7-5, 8-6 over Oliver.
In the consolation event Hanna Augustynska (Edinburgh) beat Logan McCluskey 8-6, 5-7, 7-5 in the final with Oliver McKnight beating Thomas McCleary 7-3, 8-6 to claim 3rd place play-off in the consolation.
The next Orange event is scheduled for 28th July.