Thrilling tennis grand finals

WELLINGTON Gippsland Tennis Association senior sections one and two provided thrilling grand finals on Saturday.

The grand finals were played in overcast conditions, with the juniors at Sale in the morning and the seniors at Maffra in the afternoon.

The result of the senior section one and two grand finals were decided during the mixed doubles matches.

In section one, Longford won two of the three mixed doubles contest to defeat Sale five sets and 59 games to four sets, 51 games.

Sale Tomic won the final match to narrowly defeat Stratford in section two, 67 games to 62.

Longford Echidna was too strong for Longford Platypus in section three, winning seven of the nine matches and 65 games to 48.