Pontefract were pipped 3-2 at Leicester in Tuesday evening’s Premier Squash League match.
Pontefract were without the services of British champion Laura Massaro.
Sarah Campion deputised and beat Tania Bailey 3-2 to put Pontefract ahead but the middle order of George Parker, Alan Clyne and Nafiizwan Adnan wrapped up the win for Leicester.
Parker beat Taminder Gata-Aura 3-1, Clyne overcame Patrick Rooney 3-1 and Adnan won 3-0 against Evan Williams.
In the top-string match, James Willstrop defeated Daryl Selby in straight games (11-8, 11-6, 11-5) to reduce the damage for Pontefract.