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President's Cup 1
Wed. 30th Oct.
Edgar Foster Teams
Mon. 4th Nov.
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President's Cup 2
Thur. 14th Nov.
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Sunil Handa Cup
Please click here to see the TD Rota for Jan. to Apr. 2019
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The function room in the main clubhouse is available for hire by members of the Bridge Club.
It can also be hired by friends of Bridge Club members, providing a member of the club is present at the event.
Contact Club Steward Doc Morgan
Tel: 07733 975066
Click here for full list of hire charges
Please click here for the final national result of the EBU Summer Simultaneous Pairs held at the club on Monday 24th July with local and blue points now allocated.
If you forgot to pick up a commentary booklet on the night you can see one by clicking here.
Click here for the ranking lists for the Jan to Jun Competitions
In the August 2017 edition of the EBU magazine the following article appeared giving a simplified overview of the changes to both the Laws and the Blue Book regulations. Please click here to read the article.
Many congratulations to Mike Leese, Steve Wood, Jeremy Fenwick & Malcolm Oliver winners of the Joyce Hare Swiss Teams 2019 held on Wed. 30th Jan.
The final ranking list can be found in the results section.
The following pairs indicated that they wanted to play and have qualified for the WCBA Championship Pairs Final at West Midlands Bridge Club on Sunday 31st March 2019 12:00 noon start time by scoring 50% or more in the heat held at SCBC on Thursday 17th January 2019:-
The committee are pleased to announce the prize winners for the end of 2018 competions.
Please click here for the winners in the various categories.
Free session entry prize vouchers will be issued in week commencing 31/12/18
Please click here for full results ranking lists.
Congratulations to Steve Wood & Jeremy Fenwick who have won the 2018 President's Cup competition held over two sessions in October & November.
Vince Hageney & Steve Britton won the B Stratification with Charlene Dyer & Jim McKeown winning the C Stratification.
Chris Harris & Gita Kundu won the climbing prize for best % improvement session 1 to session 2.
The full results and blue point awards for the competitiion can be found by clicking here
Thank you to those who took part at the club in the Children In Need Simultaneous Pairs on Thur. 15th Nov. 2018.
£150 in table money and donations after expenses will be on its way to the charity.
Please click here for a link to the national result pages.
Congratulations to Bob & Sandra Green, Graham & Lyn Foreman who won the Edgar Foster Teams held on Wednesday 29th August 2018.
The full ranking list can be found in the results section.
Please Click Here For Commentary Booklet If You Want To Print Official Commentary
Thank you for supporting the WCBA Simultaneous Pairs in Aid of The Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance
We contributed £125 to the overall total.
Please click here for link to County Result
We are sorry that a paper commentary was not provided on the night in addition to the usual handrecords but this can be found by clicking here.
Please click here to see a list of prize winners in the Club Competitions for January to June 2018
Prize Vouchers will be issued during the next week
Please click here to see the full ranking lists in the Club Competitions for January to June 2018.
Congratulations to Janet Whittaker and John Hind Winners of the Lichfield Cup 2018 held on Monday 11th June.
A suitable donation is being made to the Alzheimer's Society via the Just Giving Website in recognition of the inaugural event where David Wing cycled round the country for the charity setting up bridge events along the way with the help of local bridge clubs.
The full ranking list can be found in the Results section.
Please click here to go to the EBU page containing the Sutton Coldfield Ranking List in the Stratified Sim. Pairs held on Monday 12th March.
Blue points and local points in the various stratifications will be credited to individual materpoints record in about three weeks time.
Congratulations to Gita Kundu and Chris Harris who won the Hallam Cup for Mixed Pairs on Monday 19th February.
Mixed pairs scoring 50% or over on the night are eligible to play in the WCBA Mixed Pairs Final 7:00 p.m. Wednesday 30th May at West Midlands Bridge Club.
The list of eligible mixed pairs who have indicated that they wish to play in the WCBA Mixed Pairs Final will shortly be available via the following link http://www.warwickshirebridge.co.uk/comps/Entries/Mixed%20Qualifiers.pdf
Congratulations to Jeremy Fenwick, Mike Leese, Steve Wood and John Colin the Joyce Hare Swiss Teams Winners held on Wednesday 31st January 2018.
The full ranking list may be found in the results section.
Please click here to see a list of the prize winners for the July to December and for the January to December competitions.
Prize vouchers will be issued in w/c 01/01/2018.
Please click here for the overall ranking lists for the July to December and the January to December competitions.
Many congratulations go to Bob Green pictured here on the left receiving the Sunil Handa Trophy from the Club President Chris Harris for winning the Individual event at the Christmas Party held on Thursday 14th December 2017. The full ranking list can be found in the results section.
Jon Downing won the quiz based on LoveHeart song title anagrams, please click here for the quiz paper and answers in PDF format
Congratulations to the prize winners in each stratification of the President's Cup 2017
Please cick here for the full revised ranking list
Thank you for playing in the Children In Need Sim. on 16/11/17, with your support we raised £231 for this very good cause.
You can (click here) to see the national result for Sutton Coldfield
Congratulations to John Collin, Mike Leese, Jeremy Fenwick & Steve Wood who won the Edgar Foster Teams on Wednesday August 31st 2017.
Changes to the Laws of Duplicate Bridge 2017 became effective in EBU competitions from August 1st 2017 and at Sutton Coldfield Bridge Club from September 1st 2017.
The EBU has published information regarding the changes which are available on their website by clicking here.
Congratulations to Nick & Anne Woosnam who won the WCBA Seniors Pairs on Thursday 6th July.
Click here for the prize winners for the Jan to Jun Competitions
Free session vouchers wil be issued in w/c 10/07/2017
To jog your memory just a few events that happened in the first half of that year:
3 January – The FTSE 100 Index started
14 February – Torvill and Dean won a gold medal for ice skating at the Winter Olympics.
12 March – The miners' strike began and pitted the NUM against Margaret Thatcher's Conservative government.
4 April – Peace protesters were evicted from the Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp.
30 May The Queen officially opened a new terminal at Birmingham International Airport.
June - Sutton A were announced winners of Division 1 of the WCBA teams league at the WCBA AGM.
Well the long 33 year wait is now over because the Sutton Coldfield BC team of John Collin, Jeremy Fenwick, Liz Fenwick, Mike Leese, Malcolm Oliver and Steve Wood have won Division 1 of the WCBA teams league for the 2016-17 season with a score of 90 VPs out of a possible 140 VPs,
Very well done to all of the players!
Well done to Sujan Kundu & Steve Wood who for the third year running won the Lichfield Cup held on Monday 12th June.
The full ranking list can be seen in the results section.
Congratulations to Nick & Anne Woosnam who won the WCBA Mixed Pairs Final on Wednesday 31st May.
Please click here for the full ranking list to see how other Sutton pairs fared.
Thank you for participating in the WCBA Sim. Pairs on 11th May in aid of the Wawickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance.
The Club raised £105 for this good cause.
Please click here for the overall County results.
Congratulations to Mike Kingman & Janet Whittaker who were 2nd out of 114 pairs and Joe Fagan & Mike Woodward 6th.
Sutton Coldfield Bridge Club were well represented in the WCBA Pairs final on 7th May and did really well in the latter stages as follows: Well done to everyone!
Congratulations to Allan & Margaret Bond, Ron & Lyn Birch who won the Joyce Hare Swiss Teams on Wednesday 29th March.
Please Click Here for the Full Ranking List.
Please Note As we did not use Bridgemates on the night and a cross imped score for each board is required in oder to calculate session NGS SOPP ranking, this session will therefore not have an NGS SOPP ranking and there will thus be no changes to individual player's NGS ranking. Masterpoints will however be credited for the first three teams.
For those of you who played in the EBU Club Stratified Simultaneous Pairs on Monday 13th March.
Please click here for link to the National Result.
If you missed picking up a copy of the commentary booklet you can click on the link here to see one in PDF format.
Many congratulations go to Ed Laughtion & Joyce Cars who won the Hallam Cup Mixed Pairs at the Club on Mon. 20th Feb.
Qualifiers for the WCBA Mixed Pairs on Wed. 31st May at WMBC 7:00 p.m. are as follows.
Nick Woosnam & Anne Woosnam, Brian Parker & Janet Whittaker, Ron Birch & Lin Birch, John Collin & Caroline Coombs.
Please Click here for the annual and July to December Club Competitions Prize Winners for 2016.
Free entry prize certificates will be distributed in w/c 02/01/2017.
The full ranking lists for all the competitions can be seen by clicking here.
A disappointing turnout to the 3rd Friday in the month Swiss Pairs in 2016 such that the committee have decided to not continue with this format in 2017 reverting instead to duplicate pairs.
However this does not distract from the winners of the 2016 event so many congratulations go to Ted Elsworth & John Hind.
Please click here for the full ranking list and prize winners in the level 1 and 2 stratification categories.
Congratulations to Roger Campbell who won the inaugural Sunil Handa Individual and the Great British Menus Anagram Quiz at the Christmas Party on Thursday 15th December. Prizes were awarded in the A,B & C/D stratification categories as follows:-
Lyn Foreman won a prize for 2nd place in the anagram quiz.
For the full ranking list please see the results page.
Please click here for a PDF version of the quiz and answers for you to try out on your friends & family over the holiday period.
N.B. Revised Message
22 pairs managed to compete in the qualifying 8 or more sessions of the Monday Swiss Pairs.
Congratulations to Anne and Nick Woosnam the series winners.
Please click here for the full ranking list including prize winners.
Please note that the Monday Swiss Pairs is next on 2nd January.
Congratulations to Jon Downing & Steve Spence who had a storming 66% second session to win the President's Cup on Thursday 17th November.
Please click here for the full ranking list, stratification winners and overall Blue Point awards.
Congratulations to John Hind & Janet Whittaker who won the Revill Edwards Cup on Friday 9th September.
Congratulations to Henry & Audrey McBride, Ron & Lin Birch who won the Edgar Foster Teams on Wednesday 31st August 2016.
Please click here for link to the EBU Website containing the national result for Monday 25th July.
In Club result can be founf in the results section.
Many congratulations to Nick Woosnam, Anne Woosnam, Jon Downing & Barbara Wren who won the Joyce Hare Teams held on Wednesday 29th June 2016.
Please click here for the full ranking list.
Many congratulations to Sujan Kundu & Steve Wood who won the Lichfield Cup pairs competition held on Monday 20th June.
The Club will be donating £40 to the Alzheimers Society in recognition of the work done in the national cycle ride inauguration of the competition by David Wing three years ago.
.For the full ranking list please see the results section.
Many congratulations to Audrey & Henry McBride, Lyn & Ron Birch who won the WCBA Handicap Teams.against a primarily WMBC Hackett combination.
The final was not without some points of interest revolving mainly around the meaning of a 4D bid, (fit jump or splinter) which the EBU powers that be determined did not make a significant difference to the eventual outcome.
So a fine acievement for our Sutton players for a job well done!
Thank you to all those who played in the WCBA Sim Pairs on Thursday 12th May. We raised £110 for the Air Ambulance.
Please click here for the hand commentary provided by David and Martin Jones https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/8084445/WCBA/WCBA%20Charity%20Simultaneous%20Pairs%20%E2%80%93%20Commentary%20-%2012%20May%202016.pdf
Please click here for the County Ranking List http://www.ebu.co.uk/sim-pairs/000192
Congratulations to John Hind and Janet Whittaker who won the Marjorie White Cup held at the Club on Thursday 17th March.
Congratulations to Doug Tweddle & Sue Goldman who won the Chantrill Cup held at the Xmas Party on Thur. 10th Dec.
Congratulations to Jeremy Fenwick & Steve Wood who won the 2015 President's Cup held on 15/10/15 and 19/11/15
A summary of the individual session results, Blue Point awards and Stratification and Climbing Prize winners can be seen by clicking here.
Thank you for Playing in the Children in Need Simultaneous Pairs on Thursday 12th November.
The Club will be sending £164 to the charity after deduction of organiser pack cost.
Scores have been amended for arrowswitch errors and are now corrected in National Result.
Please click here for current National Result.
Congratulations to Pat Lewis, Nigel Argust, David Werry and Ken Crane who won the Edgar Foster Teams held on Wednesday 30th September.
Congratulations to Anne & Nick Woosnam who won the Revill Edwards Cup held on Friday 18th September.
The full ranlking list can be found in the results section.
Please click here for the full list of prize winners for the January to June 2015 ongoing competitions.
Prizes are in the form of vouchers which can be used in lieu of table money at any standard club session.
Vouchers will be distributed in w/c 06/07/2015.
Congratulations to Sujan Kundu & Steve Wood who won the Lichfield Cup held on Monday 15th June 2015.
A donation will be sent from the Club to the the Alzheimers Society to commemorate the 4th year of holding the event first started by David Wing who cycled to over 50 Bridge Clubs and who donated the Cup in perpetuity.
The full ranking list can be seen on the results pages.
A big well done to Chris Harris & Gita Kundu for winning the inaugural SCBC Swiss Pairs League
Please click here for the final ranking list
Many congratulations go to team HIND
John Hind, Janet Whittaker, Brian Parker & Pat Parker
Who won the Joyce Hare Swiss Teams competition held at the Club on Wednesday 29th April.
They trimphed by winning their last match 20-0 to score a total of 53 VPs pipping team STOCKS by 1 VP.
Round 3 leaders team HARRIS were a further 4 VPs behind.
Congratualtions to Jeremy Fenwick & Steve Wood who won the W.C. White Cup held at the Club on Thursday 19th March with a score of 68.13%.
For the full ranking list please see the results pages.
Congratulations to Ron & Lin Birch who finished 7th out of 50 pairs competing at Solihull in the National Pairs Regional Final on Sunday 15th March to qualify for the National Pairs Final at West Bromwich.
Many congratulations go to Mike Meakin & Jon Downing who won the EBU Premier Life Masters Pairs over the weekend concluding Sunday 1st March.
Congratulations to Audrey and Henry McBride who won the Hallam Cup for Mixed Pairs at the Club on Monday 2nd February.
The list of qualifiers from this event for the WCBC Mixed Pairs on Wed. 27th May WMBC 7:00 p.m. is as follows:
We are pleased to announce the following winners of the ongoing competitions held from July to December 2014:
Clark Cup - John Hind
Duval Cup - Nick Woosnam
John Holland Cup - Naomi Levy
Nash Plate - Sheila Ward & Shirley Wylie
N.T.M. Trophy - Joe Fagan & Mike Woodward
Whitehouse Cup - Jon Downing & Steve Spence
Please click here for the full ranking lists.
Please click here for the full list of prize winners.
Prize vouchers for free sessions will be distributed w/c 05/01/2015.
Please click here for the commentary booklet for the EBU Stratified Sim. Pairs held on Monday 12th March.
The Duplicate Sub-Committee today decided on a minor rebranding and overall consistency exercise for 2018 to name all sessions by the day and timeframe in which they occur.
So future postings on the website and Club noticeboards will go by titles of Wednesday Night, Thursday Night and Friday Night.
Players in the ongoing Whitehouse, Clark and Duval competitions have no fear because these results will still be computed and ongoing results posted on the website under the competitions section as before.
Please Click Here For Link To National EBU Result
Thank you for those who attended and were patient with the organisers during the initial computer malfunction which meant that it was decided to play an 18 board pairs session instead of the previously announced individual.
There were therefore four winners of the Sunil Handa Cup this year with Harvey Quail & Tom Welch heading the North-South line and Janet Whittaker & Martyn Watkinson the East-West line.
Tom Welch was also successful in winning "The Chase" Quiz with Julian Wernick also picking up a prize after a tie break.
(The quiz & answers can be found via the left hand menu).
The raffle draw for voucher scheme prizes was won by Lyn & Graham Foreman who took home the Christmas Hamper with Jill Lindop winning the Bottle of Champagne prize.
Congratulations to Anne Woosnam who finished top of the EBU's Sutton Coldfield Bridge Club Masterpoints Leaderboard 2017
Click here for a list of the top twenty masterpoint recipients at the club last year.