Half centuries from Dan Blacktopp (83) and captain Jamie Hewitt (64) plus the bowling exploits of Owais Shah (4-27) proved crucial as Welwyn Garden City CC beat Radlett by 131 runs to be crowned SHCL Premier Division Play-off winners.
With Great Britain having claimed the Davis Cup for the first time in 79 years last November, the trophy will be on show at Hatfield’s Hertfordshire Sports Village this Sunday as part of its nationwide tour.
Hatfield’s WBO world middleweight boxing champion Billy Joe Saunders will make the first defence of his title next month on the undercard of the Tyson Fury against Wladimir Klitschko clash at Manchester Arena.
Potters Bar Bowls Club trio Ron Golden, Brian Burfoot and Terry Barker hope to have started a trend of male club bowlers appearing at the National Bowls Finals at Royal Leamington Spa’s Victoria Park despite being beaten on their competition debut on Thursday.
The inaugural Willow Senior Golf Classic, held at Marriott Hanbury Manor Hotel & Country Club, has been hailed as an overwhelming success after raising over £120,000 for Welwyn Garden City’s Willow Foundation.