ABINGDON Matilda Mutavdzic and Connor Ferguson showed their strength by winning LTA events at higher age groups.

Nine-year-old Mutavdzic won the Grade 3 10 & under regional tournament at Harlow, defeating No 1 seed Caitlin Mcloughlin 4-1, 5-3 in the final.

Ferguson, despite being only 11, triumphed in the Grade 4 14 & under event in Gloucester with a 5-3, 4-0 win over Alexandru Pavel.