C Team Match vs Rutland County - May 2nd

On Thursday, May 2nd stand in Captain Andrew MacGowan once again led his band of C team warriors into battle against a spirited side from Rutland County.       

The waterproofs were again on and off throughout the afternoon but as the games progressed the wind dropped and the sun made a welcome appearance.

The match was played over holes 10 -27 with the level of concentration rising dramatically on the 21st as a bottle of wine from the Captain's own cellar was on offer for nearest the pin!

There were some close games but the overall score was a solid win for Belton Park by 4½ - 1½.



Andrew MacGowan and John Cooke

Won 5&4


Nigel Rodway (NTP) and David Brighton   

Won 2&1


Gary Taylor and Tom Parry

Lost 1 down


Rob Tapp and Ajay Panchal



John Clark and Simon Whitton

Won 5&3


Dish Patel and Kevin Philips

Won 1 up


Next week sees the return of the toned and tanned C Team Captain Ian Carrol while Andrew considers his future as a sports journalist!