Oakham played a very closely contested match at Evington Park on Thursday winning by five shots.
Although Oakham lost on three of the five rinks, an excellent result by the imperturbable captain Bob Hammond and his rink and a five shot contribution from skip Denis Smith and his rink saved the day.
Ray Wilkins, David Morgan, Peter Gleeson, Bob Hammond Won 24 – 8
Bob Spence, Bob Swarbrick, Rod Stanley, Denis Smith Won 22 – 17
Eileen Wright, Peter Ferry, John Moore, Chris Wallis Lost 17 – 19
Derek Bury, Mary Smith, Norman Coville, Alan Jones Lost 17 – 24
Lindsey Walters, Robin Bickers, Ann Preston-Bambridge, Ray Gregory Lost 15 - 22