Congratulations to Deji Thomas-Smith – A National Champ!
Deji Thomas-Smith came through a 64 strong field to take his first national grade 2 title in Bath last week. Due to continued improvement and recent successes Deji's ranking earned him a fourth seeded position in the draw. The final was very intense and saw hime come through to take the tile 7-5 in the 3rd set.
Andrew Foster was at Bath throughout the week and watched other Connaught players in action, William Butler (made last 16), Kai Cowcher (2nd round) and Lucy Dawson. Phoebe Collins did not play as she was representing Essex Ladies in County Cup.