The men’s over 55s Yorkshire county team has won the inter county final against Leicestershire this weekend. Paul Layfield played a captains performance beating the highly regarded Steve Brett 6-4 6-3 playing tennis reminiscent of his younger days.
Andy Hutchinson followed this by beating a GB player Martin Gillam in straight sets. All that was needed was for Gareth Hutchinson and Ian Blakeman to win their doubles which they did with great net play overpowering their opposition.
This is the first time Yorkshire has won this title.