Playing on a fast green on a warm and windy afternoon in Leicester, Oakham Ladies won their match by the narrow margin of just three shots.
Oakhams winning rinks were skipped by Beryl Birch and Janet Horwood.
Pam Houlden, Julie Healey, Ros Carter, Beryl Birch Won 19 – 14
Eileen Wright, Brenda Lang, Ann Preston-Bambridge, Janet Horwood Won 16 – 10
Rosemary Gregory, Mary Smith, Maureen Douglas, Jenny Bateman Lost 10 – 18