The Midlands Mixed Pairs Flitch Cup was held on 1st May at Spondon (20 pairs) and we are pleased to report Dick and Lucy Pathan won with 27 match points to spare. Well done. The other Leicestershire representatives were Paul and Sue Bowyer who finished 7th. Link to results.Midland Flitch 2016 results (14/05/2016).
The County Club are organising their usual Hurwich Quaich competition (open to all LCBA members) which will start on 22nd June this year. Richard Tyler is now taking entries - please find details in Club NewsLink to Club News (14/05/2016).
The Joseph BowlLink to Joseph Bowl 2015-2016 results and draw has been won by Team Jim Mason (Paul Bowyer, Duncan & Kerri Happer, Ben Norton, Dick Pathan) who beat Team Anne Wright (Jenny Grant, Bharat Thakrar, David Twells and Steve Wright) in the final. In the Butterworth Langley TrophyLink to Butterworth Langley Trophy 2015-2016 results and draw final Team Simon Stokes (Yasser Haider, Peter Neville , Tim Glover / Susan Bowyer) beat Team Richard Tyler (Paul Loveday, Dick Bell, Jim Cooil) (02/05/2016).
The Leicestershire Pairs League Round 4 results and hands are available through the results section. Round 4 leaders are Division 1 Brian & Sheila Stockdale, Division 2 Alan Lord & John Thompson and Division 3 Richard Bell & Jim Cooil. We have a new table which shows all LCBA Pairs Leagues results up to and including Round 4. You will find the tables in the Competitions menu or through the link on the right hand side of this home page. (22/04/2016).
The LCBA/Glenfield Charity Swiss Teams event was won by Gary Duddle & Anne Wright, Jenny Grant & Bharat Thakrar. 16 teams competed in a very enjoyable event and results can be found in the results section. (11/04/2016)
Click here Leicester Mercury Students Trophy Results. Congratulations to Gilly Clear and Janet McEwan who retained the trophy. (05/04/2016)
The Midland Counties league has now been completed and the Leicestershire teams finished 3rd, 7th and 6th in Divisions 1 to 3 respectively. The first team finish was the highest for a number of years, well done. (04/04/2016)
The Leicestershire CupLink to Leicestershire Cup 2015-2016 results and draw has been won by Team Susan Bowyer (Paul & Susan Bowyer, Duncan & Kerri Happer, Jim Mason & Simon Stokes) who beat Team Preston (Keith Preston & Ken Vernon, Mary Johnson & Audrey Mount, Gary Duddle & Irene Krantz) in the final. The honours boardLink to Leicestershire Cup honours board shows that this is the 11th win for Team Bowyer in 12 years, well done. The Leicestershire Cup PlateLink to Leicestershire Cup Plate 2015-2016 results and draw was won by Team Halford (Peter Halford & Mike Mahoney, Richard Smith & John Milne / Peter Nuttall) who beat Team Rees (Richard Rees & Diana Bowden, Val Rees & Pauline Dignan / Gail Tillen) in the final. (31/03/2016).
The LCBA calendar for 2016/2017 is now available on the Calendar menuLink to LCBA Calendar (28/03/2016).
The County teams played their last Midland Counties match of the season on 20th March 2016. We played Warwickshire (Away) and the results were :
|First team (Dawes)
|| Lost 2-18 (-149 imps)
|Second team (Porter)
|| Lost 0-20 (-229 imps)
|Third team (Markham)
|| Lost 6-14 (-52 imps)
Hands are available through the results link.
More details including tables and results analysis can be found on the Midland Counties League Link to Midland Counties League page page (in Competitions / League menu) (21/03/2016).
The minutes from the January meeting of the Midland Counties Working Group Minutes of Midland Counties Working group meeting 21st January 2016are now available with appendix Harmonisation of Dates Feb - Apr 2017(17/02/2016).