Oakham’s new Saturday Home captain Reg Goode suffered a baptism of rain in his first in charge.
Although the weather was warm and sunny at the start of the match it had to be abandoned after 12 ends due to sudden and heavy downpours.
Oakham were 12 shots in front.
Bob Swarbrick, Ray Gregory, Bob Hammond 16 – 5
Reg Goode, Peter Ferry, Barrie Payne 12 – 4
Ray Wilkins, Michele Totaro, Denis Smith 14 – 9
Chris Smith, Gail Robertson, Chris Wallis 11 – 9
Lindsay Walters, Peter Gleeson, Rick Tarleton 6 – 14
Brenda Lang, Graham Cook, Jill Goode 4 – 11