In a repeat of last year’s Super Vet final (over 55) Keith Dupuy took on Martin Wright. With Dupuy starting out of form Wright raced into a 10-0 lead. Dupuy then won 7 consecutive points to come back to 7-10 before taking the game to a tie-break. At 15-14 Dupuy was serving for the game but Wright then took three consecutive points to take the first game 17-15.
Wright edged ahead in the second but from 2-3 down Dupuy won 8 consecutive points to move to 10-3 up and then closed out the game 15-6.
In the third game Wright opened up a narrow two point lead at 4-2 and maintained this slender lead up to 10-8. Dupuy then pulled back to 12-12 and with the players trading points the third game also moved into a tie-break at 14-14. This time it was Dupuy’s turn to win a tie-break winning the game 17-15 to win the match and retain the Super Vet Championship.
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