On a very hot Thursday afternoon Oakham travelled to Syston to play Fooseway.
Despite winning on one rink and drawing on two, the deficit on the fourth rink meant that Oakham lost the match by 4 shots.
Lindsay Walters, David Morgan, Rod Stanley, Alan Jones Won 18 – 12
Bob Swarbrick, Derek Bury, Ray Gregory, Chris Wallis Drew 14 – 14
David Thorne, Roland Shirley, Peter Gleeson, Denis Smith Drew 12 – 12
Ray Wilkins, John Moore, Barrie Payne, Gail Robertson Lost 10 – 20