Basingstoke 3 1/.2 Bourne End A 2 1/2
Having gone through 2017 without winning a match in the ultra strong Berkshire League Division 1 Basingstoke have made a winning start to 2018.
Wins from Steven Jones, Liam Blanc and Jamie Chilton plus a draw from Ivan Stipcevic recorded the points for 'stoke.
Basingstoke C 3 Chandler's Ford C 1
Wins for Almeo Bontigao, Archie Archibald and Adam Matthews send 'stoke to the top of the league.
In a graded additional game Shwetal Bhatt also recorded a win for 'stoke.
Yasmin Phillips 0 Philip Ware 1