Sidmouth captain leads side to home croquet triumph over Weston-super-Mare

Croquet action from Sidmouth

Croquet action from Sidmouth - Credit: Archant

Sidmouth pulled off a remarkable victory when they defeated visiting Weston-super-Mare in a thrilling South West Federation Golf Croquet Level Play League match.

The contest, one of 20 games, saw two well-match teams going head-to-head.

With just three games remaining, the visitors held a two game lead at nine-and-a-half to seven-and-a-half.

Sidmouth’s Graeme Pryor then served up a convincing 7-1 success and this was followed by a 7-3 triumph for Andrew Thomas.

It was left to captain Philip Harris to guide his team home and his delivered the goods to win the final game 7-3 to seal a single point success for the home team.

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