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Wales beat Switzerland 16-3 to retain the Coupe des Vallees

[<<] [>>] by Chris Williams at Geneva
15-16 September 2001 (International)

Wales defeated Switzerland 16-3 to retain the Coupe des Vallees at the CERN club in Geneva last weekend. Highlights of the match were Welsh new cap David Walters performing his first ever triple peel in the doubles match against Sexton and Eatough, and Chris Williams performing four successive triples including his first straight triple.

Once again the Welsh team were treated to some wonderful Swiss hospitality and were kindly invited to the Swiss CA's 10th anniversary dinner.

Teams

Switzerland

Peter Payne
Ian Sexton
Norman Eatough
David Payne
Mike Gerard

Wales

Chris Williams
James Mackay
David Walters
J Mike Evans

Results

P Payne lost to Mackay -4
Sexton beat Evans +13
Eatough lost to Williams -26stp
D Payne lost to Walters -19
P Payne lost to Walters -9
Sexton lost to Williams -22tp
Eatough beat Mackay +3
D Payne lost to Evans 15-17
P Payne & Sexton beat Mackay & Walters +13
Eatough & D Payne lost to Williams & Evans -17tp(W)

P Payne lost to Williams -15tp, -22
Sexton lost to Mackay -3, -5otp
Eatough lost to Evans -13
Gerard lost to Walters -22
Eatough lost to Walters -17
Gerard lost to Evans -9
Sexton & Eatough lost to Mackay & Walters -17tp(W)



 

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