Banbury Town A can win the Men's Division 2 title in the Wilson OLTA Inter-Club 3-Pair League if they get at least a draw with closest rivals Woodstock in their final game.

Woodstock need to win the game, as a draw would see Banbury take the title on a superior rubbers count.

Banbury, who have a 100 per cent record, thrashed strugglers Abingdon B 8 - .

Banbury's first pair of Alan Gundle and Colin Lynes dropped only five points, including a 6-0, 6-1 demolition of Abingdon's first pair of Robert Lidd and Simon Jennings.

In Division 1, Cholsey look to have escaped the drop after an incredible 5-4 win at leaders North Oxford, who boasted three county players.

Going into the final rubber, the sides were level at 4-4, before Cholsey's Simon Greenland and Patrick Warburton beat Nick Beale and Christian Petersen 6-3, 7-5 to take the tie.

Earlier, Cholsey's first pair Tom Greenland and James Lake accounted for Oxford's first pair Jonathan Maskens and Michael Darmon 3-6, 6-2, 6-3.



Division 1: Witney 7 , Oxford Sports 1 , Cholsey 5, North Oxford A 4.

Division 2: Thame B , Woodstock 8 ; Abingdon B , Banbury Tn 8 ; North Oxford C 3 , Banbury WE 5 .

Division 3: Bicester B 7, Woodstock B 2; North Oxford E 3, Witney B 6; Oxford Sports B 4 , Mapledurham 4 ; Woodstock C 2 , Witney C 6 .


Division 3: Cholsey B 9, Woodstock 0; Oxford Sports C 2, North Oxford C 6.5.