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The Hubert Phillips Plate - the consolation event
- was won by (pictured from left) Dave Robinson,
Sandy Davies, Richard Pike & Tom Gisborne.
They beat Barrie Cantello, Ann Sharples, Keith
Bartlett & Robert Mott (Chris Stevens played a
match earlier in the competition) by 1880 points
in the 48-board final at Cheltenham BC.
HUBERT PHILLIPS PLATE
The Swiss Teams at the Riviera Congress in
Torquay was won by (from left) Alex Maddocks,
Warner Solomon, Bill Taylor & Robert Miller. The
'non-expert' prize was won by Martin Baker, Dave
Strawbridge, Norman Botton & Ian Dalrymple,
who finished fifth.
The Swiss Pairs was won by Janet Smith & Alan
Wilson who finished level with Rob Lawy &
Andrew Thompson but took the title by virtue of
victory in the head-to-head match. The 'B' prize
was won by Stuart Bridge & Roger Karn, who
finished 14th. The C Stratification prize was a tie
between Bill Luscombe & George Delafield and
Hanna Tuus & India Leeming.
Devon enjoyed its first win in the 'A' final of the
Inter-County Leagues. Oxfordshire won the 'B'
Division final, while Hertfordshire won the 'C'
Division title for the third year in succession.
NATIONAL FINAL OF INTER-COUNTY
The Hubert Phillips Bowl - the EBU's mixed pivot
teams knockout competition - has been won by
(pictured from left) Paula Leslie, David Gold, Tom
Paske, Susanna Gross, Richard Hillman & Graham
Orsmond (not pictured).
In June's final they beat Brian Senior, Sandra
Penfold, Justin Hackett & Nevena Senior by 'about
500 points' (aggregate scoring is used).
HUBERT PHILLIPS BOWL
The emphatic winners of the National Swiss
Teams Congress were (pictured from left) Ben
Green, Andrew Murphy, Ben Norton (part of the
England U26 team for the World Championships
in China in August) & Ankush Khandelwal. They
were undefeated in their 14 matches.
Paul Fegarty, Catherine Curtis, David Kendrick
& Jeremy Dhondy came second.
The joint winners of the B Stratification prize
were Jamie Fegarty, Liam Fegarty, Andy Cope &
Henry Rose (all members of the U16 team
competing in China), and Val Cooper, Bob Foster,
Valerie Ivens & David Ivens. The winners of the C
Stratification prize were Sandra Squires, Annabel
Hampson, Jacqueline Marsh & David Marsh.
NATIONAL SWISS TEAMS
Devon A team, from left: Richard Lingham, Stefan Lindfors,
Harry Anoyrkatis, Gillian Fawcett, Ann Slee, Warner Solomon,
Joe Fawcett, Alex Maddocks