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Cross-Pennine challenge retained by West

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by Charles Waterfield at Pendle & Craven
23 Sep 2007 (Other News)

This year's cross-Pennine challenge, contested by a team drawn from the North West against the combined Croquet North & Yorkshire Federations, took place at Pendle & Craven on Sun 23rd Sept. Many thanks are owed to this club (in particular Abdul Ahmed) for hosting the event and laying on excellent food! The 3-lawn match format mixes advanced doubles and singles, with three handicap singles. The results (NW names first) were:


Ken Cooper & Robin Delves beat Andy Davies & Alice Fleck +3t
James Hawkins & Tony Thomas lost to Charles Waterfield & Roger Staples -24
Roger Schofield & Tony Phillips beat Phil Errington & Derek Knight +13

Advanced Singles

Ken Cooper (-1) lost to Andy Davies (-1) -26tp
James Hawkins (0) lost to Charles Waterfield (1/2) -17
Roger Schofield (3) lost to Phil Errington (3) -12

Handicap Singles

Tony Phillips (7) beat Derek Knight (7) +20
Tony Thomas (8) beat Roger Staples (8) +8
Robin Delves (11) beat Alice Fleck (9) +15


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