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Newsletter 2020-08

WBU Master Points

Master Point Ranking by Name - Updated Aug 2019
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Welcome to East Wales Bridge Association
Tollemache Team Selection


The qualifying round for the Tollemache cup, the inter-county championship for teams of eight organised by the EBU, will take place online on RealBridge on 21st-22nd November. Play will be from 11am to 6.30pm approx each day, with a lunch break halfway. The top eight teams will play in the final on 20th-21st February, on RealBridge or life if this is possible.

Every year, EWBA selects a team of 10 to take part in this prestigeous event. If your partnership would like to be considered for this event, please register your interest  with the EWBA secretary, William Parkinson, on The deadline for entries is 31st October.

WBU Newsletter
WBU Newsletter

The second issue of the newsletter can now be downloaded here. Old issues can be found in the WBU Newsletter box on the left.

EWBA Mixed Pairs
EWBA Mixed Pairs

Registration will end at noon on Saturday 5th December!

February Congress
February Congress
EWBA League 2019
Letter from Adrian Trickey concerning final results and future of the League can be downloaded here.
Latest results: EWBA League 2019-2020

Find below the fixture lists for all divisions:


EWBA League Div 1 Fixture List 2019-2020

EWBA League Div 2 Fixture List 2019-2020

EWBA League Div 3 Fixture List 2019-20

Further info:

EWBA League Results Report 2019-2020

EWBA League Rules

For more information, please contact
Adrian Trickey

Fixtures for 2019/2020

Many thanks to Steve Webb for organising the Western League for many years!

The new Western League co-ordinator is now Richard Welsford (, who will also organise the C Team.

The A Team will be selected by Mike Best ( and the B Team by Jason He (


Versus Place Date Result Players




A-team: won 20-0

B-team : lost 3-17

C-team: lost 1-19

A: Tony Ratcliffe & Julian Pottage, Susan Ingham & Gwynn Davis

B: Tim Barsby & Steve Webb, Kath Fewster & Bill Parkinson

C:Jacob Collins & Ron Thompson, Keith Edwards & Mike Clarke, Jo Copping & Chris Forbes, Sarah Penny & Arthur Matheston




A-team: won 15-5

B-team: lost 8-12

C-team: won 12-8

A: Tony Ratcliffe & Julian Pottage, Kevin Maddox & Mike Best

B: Marion Shewell & Peter Smith, Kath Fewster & Bill Parkinson

C: Enid Snelgrove & Alan Snelgrove, Keith Edwards & Mike Clarke


Ross-on-Wye 29/09/2019

A-team: won 15-5

B-team: lost 10-10

C-team: won 18-2

A: Mark Roderick & Mike Best, Tony Ratcliff & Filip Kurbalija

B: Marion Shewell & Peter Smith, Helen Houston & Tim Barsby

C: Sheila Montgomery & Ray Mardon, John Dewsnap & Iain Brisbane




A-team: won 18-2

B-team: lost 4-16

C-team: lost 3-17

A: Tony Ratcliff & Julian Pottage, Susan Ingham & Gwynn Davis

B-team: Linda Pinnock & Steve Burgoyne, Kath Fewster & William Parkinson

C-team: Hazel Rudland & Laurie Delmonte, Enid & Alan Snelgrove




A-team: lost 3-17

B-team: won 12-8

C-team: won 16-4

Team A: Tony Disley & Simon Richards, Mike Best & Kevin Maddox

Team B: Tim Barsby & Steve Webb, Helen Houston & Nalini Dewan

C-team: Sheila Montgomery & Ray Mardon, John Dewsnap & Iain Brisbane





A-team: Filip Kurbalija & Tony Ratcliff, Susan Ingham & Gwynn Davis

B-team: Tim Barsby & Steve Webb, Simon Brindle & Tony Campbell

C-team: Leighton Williams & Richard Welsford, Jo Copping & Chris Forbes







Western League Division 1
Western League Division 2
Western League Division 3

Patrick Jourdain Teams Winners

The winning team in the Patrick Jourdain competition existed of Diane & Filip Kurbalija and Sue Ingham & Gwyn Davis. Many congratulations!

Second were Maggie Pierce & Aida Aris with Adrian Thomas & Mia Deschepper.

Stan Berger Winners

Congratulations to Sue Ingham & Gwyn Davis for winning the Stan Berger pairs event on Sunday 6th September. Second were Mrunalini Dewan & Martin David.

Winners EWBA Summer Congress

Congratulations to Trevor Towers & Joe Patrick for winning the Swiss Pairs on Saturday 25th July. Runners up were Gilly Clench & David Birt.

Also congratulations to Alan Stephenson, Peter Kaufmann, Ted Reveley and Bill Niccol for winning the Swiss Teams on Sunday 26th July. Runners up were John Dearing, Jeremy Stanforth, Michael Tomlinson and Linda Smith.

Thanks to all who took part and hope you enjoyed it.

Winners Teams of 8 East Wales Heat

Congratulations to Joy Seculer & John Salisbury, Trish Tracey & Tony Ratcliff, Mike Downey & Roy Holloway and Simon Brindle & Tony Campbell for winning the East Wales Heat for the Teams of 8.

WBU Mixed Pairs

WBU Mixed Pairs

Congratulations to Liz Atkinson & Geoff Evans for winning the East Wales section of the WBU Mixed Pairs. They also came second in the overall national results. Third place nationally went to Susan Ingham & Gwynn Davis.

Click on the Mixed Pairs Result lower down this column for the full East Wales results.

No Fear Pairs

Congratulations to Pearl & Graham Thomas for winning the EWBA No Fear Pairs, which took place in Newport on February 18th. 

Claret Jug 2020 Barry
Claret Jug 2020 Barry

Congratulations to Vivien Liles and Lyn Matthews for winning the 2020 Claret Jug in Barry.

Winners Restricted Teams

Congratulations to Richard Stevenson & Greg Howell and Jean Chuter & John Mayo for winning the EWBA restricted teams competition.

It was a very succesful event with 14 teams competing.

Winners EWBA February Congress
Winners EWBA February Congress

Congratulations to Liz Commins & David Stevenson and Mark Roderick & Patrick Murphy for winning the EWBA February congress A final. Second in the A final were Diane & Filip Kurbalija and Graham Kirby & Jeremy Dhondy.

Helen Wildsmith & Tim Chanter and Graham Pollack & Andrew Whittome won the open teams final with second Louise & Norman Selway and Helen Houston & Steve Webb.

Claret Jug 2019-2020 Crickhowell
Claret Jug 2019-2020 Crickhowell

Congratulations to Joan Parry & Di Cule for winning the Crickhowell Claret Jug this yeat!

Cambria and Welsh Cup Results

The Welsh and Cambria Cup Results are now updated on the WBU Bridgewebs site below

Patrick Jourdain Teams
Stan Berger Pairs
EWBA Summer Congress - Swiss Teams
EWBA Summer Congress - Swiss Pairs
To8 A1
Sun 6th Dec 2020
EWBA Mixed Pairs - TBC
Sat 20th Feb 2021
EWBA February Congress
Sun 21st Feb 2021
EWBA February Congress