Our first match of week 7 on Court 1 sees the winner of week 6, Billy Harris, starting his defence off against debutant Ben Jones. The new men’s format will see 4 players in each pool with only the top qualifier reaching the semi-finals meaning it is more vital than ever to get off to a good start.
Billy Harris wins the first set 7-6 (7-4)
A massive finish from Harris, he crunches two massive forehand, the first a passing shot to set up two set points, the second a return to convert and win the set. Ben Jones has been impressive in his first match with the UK Pro League
Ben Jones breaks in the second set 7-6 (7-4), 0-2
Jones had the only 3 break points in the first set but could not take any of them. A different story in the second as he grabs the early break.
12:20 Ben Jones wins the match 7-6 (7-4), 3-6, 9-11
A win on debut for Ben Jones! He has upset the winner of week 6 and gets off to the perfect start.