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Stanley Trophy 2021/2022

The first heat of the Stanley Trophy 2020/2021 is on Wednesday 29th September 2021 at 19:15. To book the event please fill in the form  on the "Online Entry Forms" page.

Summary of Results After Round 1Link to Online Stanley Table

The return of face-to-face bridge

Bermuda Bowl

It all got very close at the end, as described in Dick's report.

Link to Dick Pathan's report on the European National Team QualifiersClick here for report

Online Stanley (Series 2)

The final heat of the Online Stanley was completed on Wednesday 16th June 2021. Congratulations to our winners Lyn Hilton and Ric Wilde.

Summary of Results After Heat 5Link to Online Stanley Table

LCBA Lockdown Swiss Teams Series 2

After four rounds team Rovers are in first place with Pathan just two points behind. Round 4 results, which include full BBO details, can be found in the results calendar.

The latest table is in the column on the right.

Congratulations to Team 'Smith' (Richard Smith, John Milne, Peter Halford  and Andy Mackriell) who won Series 2 of the Lockdown Swiss Teams with a total score of 70 VPs.  Bradgate Rovers (Richard Rees, Diana Bowden, Val Rees and Pauline Dignan) were a close second with 67 VPs.  The full results table has been uploaded to the Results section of the LCBA Website and can be viewed here.

LCBA Student Pairs Competition - Tuesday 11 May

Congratulations to Caroline Osborne and Janey Heaney, and Robin and Jill Bowler who were the leading North/South and East/West pairs in the County Student Pairs Competition held on Tuesday 11 May.  Both pairs were students at the County Bridge Club Bridge School. The full results table can be seen here.

County Matches vs Oxfordshire

Leicestershire played 3 teams of eight matches on Sunday 14th March against Oxfordshire,  each match comprising 8 teams of four matches of 8 boards each. 

Team 1 Lost    1-19
Team 2 Lost    0-20
Team 3 Lost    5-15

The full BBO details and movies can be found in the results section.

Detailed results from all 3 County Matches played on 14th March can be found on the Midland Counties Congress web site. If you want to see the X-Imps scores on each stanza across the 3 matches click on the links below:

Stanza 1Link to Stanza 1 X-Imps

Stanza 2Link to Stanza 2 X-Imps

Stanza 3Link to Stanza 3 X-Imps

Stanza 4Link to Stanza 4 X-Imps

Click here for the hand records

County Matches vs Lincolnshire

Leicestershire played 3 teams of eight matches on Sunday 14th February against Lincolnshire,  each match comprising 8 teams of four matches of 8 boards each. 

Team 1 Win    14-6
Team 2 Win    15-5
Team 3 Win    18-2

The full BBO details and movies can be found in the results section.

Detailed results from all 3 County Matches played on  14th February can be found on the Midland Counties Congress web site. If you want to see the X-Imps scores on each stanza across the 3 matches click on the links below:

Stanza 1Link to Stanza 1 X-Imps

Stanza 2Link to Stanza 2 X-Imps

Stanza 3Link to Stanza 3 X-Imps

Stanza 4Link to Stanza 4 X-Imps

Click here for the hand records

County Matches vs Nottinghamshire

Leicestershire played 3 teams of eight matches on Sunday 17th January against Nottinghamshire,  each match comprising 8 teams of four matches of 8 boards each. 

Team 1 Draw 10-10
Team 2 Win    14-6
Team 3 Win    16-4

The full BBO details and movies can be found in the results section.

Detailed results from all 3 County Matches played on 17th January can be found on the Midland Counties Congress web site. If you want to see the X-Imps scores on each stanza across the 3 matches click on the links below:

Stanza 1Link to Stanza 1 X-Imps

Stanza 2Link to Stanza 2 X-Imps

Stanza 3Link to Stanza 3 X-Imps

Stanza 4Link to Stanza 4 X-Imps

Click here for the hand records

County Matches vs Gloucestershire

Leicestershire played 3 teams of eight matches on Sunday 13th December each match comprising 8 teams of four matches of 8 boards each. 

Team 1 Won 13-7
Team 2 Lost 1-19
Team 3 Lost 5-15

The full BBO details and movies can be found in the results section.

Detailed results from all 3 County Matches played on 13th December can be found on the Midland Counties Congress web site. If you want to see the X-Imps scores on each stanza across the 3 matches click on the links below:

Stanza 1Link to Stanza 1 X-Imps

Stanza 2Link to Stanza 2 X-Imps

Stanza 3Link to Stanza 3 X-Imps

Stanza 4Link to Stanza 4 X-Imps

Click here for the hand records

Online Stanley Trophy (Series 1)

The Online Stanley has now completed and a link to the results is below. Congratulations to Dick and Lucy Pathan who were very close winners over Alison Nichols and Simon Stokes. 

Final summary of resultsLink to Online Stanley Table

LCBA Lockdown Swiss Teams

The Lockdown Swiss Teams is now complete, and the final table is in the column on the right. Congratulations to  winners Team Rovers (Mick Mahoney, David Pollard, Alison Nichols, Peter Nuttall and Judy Hill) in a closely contested competition, finishing just ahead of Team Pathan and Team Mooses Stink.

Virtual LCBA Registration Form

The registration form has been moved from the home page. Please click on the menu on left for the link.

EBU AGM 2020

The EBU AGM 2020 takes place on 25th November 2020. 

Click here for AGM Agenda, Minutes, Proposals, Account and Reports.Link to EBU Information

The meeting is a zoom meeting and will be attended by our delegates Dean Benton and Dave Pollard. Please contact them if you want to discuss any issues raised in the agenda or documents issued.

County Matches vs Derbyshire

Leicestershire played 3 teams of eight matches on Sunday 8th November, each match comprising 8 teams of four matches of 8 boards each. 

Team 1 Lost 2-18
Team 2 Lost 8-12
Team 3 Win 17-3

The full BBO details and movies can be found in the results section.

Detailed results from all 3 County Matches played on 8th November can be found on the Midland Counties Congress web site. If you want to see the X-Imps scores on each stanza across the 3 matches click on the links below:

Stanza 1Link to Stanza 1 X-Imps

Stanza 2Link to Stanza 2 X-Imps

Stanza 3Link to Stanza 3 X-Imps

Stanza 4Link to Stanza 4 X-Imps

Click here for the hand records

Online Stanley Trophy (Series2)

The next heat of the Online Stanley is on Wednesday 17th March 2021 at 19:15. If you are playing please fill in the form below to give us a guide to the numbers and click on the Enter Online Stanley Round 2 button. The rules for the competition are in this link here.

County Matches vs Worcestershire

Leicestershire played 3 teams of eight matches on Sunday 11th October, each match comprising 8 teams of four matches of 8 boards each. All three teams won.

Team 1 Win 16-4
Team 2 Win 11-9
Team 3 Win 18-2

The full BBO details and movies can be found in the results section.

Detailed results from all 3 County Matches played on 11th October can be found on the Midland Counties Congress web site. If you want to see the X-Imps scores on each stanza across the 3 matches click on the links below:

Stanza 1Link to Stanza 1 X-Imps

Stanza 2Link to Stanza 2 X-Imps

Stanza 3Link to Stanza 3 X-Imps

Stanza 4Link to Stanza 4 X-Imps

Click here for the hand records

 

Link to the 32 hands played

Minutes

The latest LCBA Executive Committee meeting minutes are for 26th August 2020Link to 26th August minutes and 30th September 2020Link to 30th September minutes and can be found under LCBA Information > Minutes

We are now online

We are registered as an EBU Virtual Club. If you have not yet registered please do so using the form below. If you want some help and advice on BBO and how to register for our events there is a lot of useful documentation on the web sites of clubs that are running virtual clubs and we provide the links below and hope that you will support their events. 

AshbyLink to Ashby Bridge Club

Bagworth Whistlestop Bridge Group (RealBridge - Unaffiliated to EBU)Link to Bagworth Whistlestop Bridge Group

BradgateLink to Bradgate Bridge Club

Charnwood Bridge TeachersLink to Charnwood Bridge Teachers

County Bridge Club TeachingLink to County Bridge Club Teaching

CountyLink to County Bridge Club

GranthamLink to Grantham Bridge Club

LoughboroughLink to Loughborough Bridge Club

OakhamLink to Oakham Bridge Club / RutlandLink to Rutland Bridge Club

Results
Lockdown Swiss Teams Series 2
County Team 1 vs Warwickshire (H)
County Team 2 vs Warwickshire (H)
County Team 3 vs Warwickshire (H)
Online Stanley Round 5
Lockdown Swiss Teams Series 2 Round 5
Calendar
25th Sep 2021
Derbyshire Green Points Event - Pairs
Spondon
26th Sep 2021
Derbyshire Green Points Event - Teams
Spondon
29th Sep 2021
Stanley Trophy Heat 1
BBO 19:15
10th Oct 2021
County Matches: Midland Counties League 2
RealBridge / BBO / F2F 14:00
13th Oct 2021
Otto & Edith Pairs
BBO 19:15
22nd Oct 2021
Club-based Swiss Teams of 4 - Entries close
27th Oct 2021
Stanley Trophy Heat 2
BBO 19:15
10th Nov 2021
Buckby (Men's) Cup
BBO 19:15
10th Nov 2021
Olga (Ladies) Cup
BBO 19:15
14th Nov 2021
County Matches: Midland Counties League 3
RealBridge / BBO / F2F 14:00
19th Nov 2021
Club-based Swiss Teams of 4 - R1
BBO
20th Nov 2021
Tollemache Qualifier
21st Nov 2021
Tollemache Qualifier
24th Nov 2021
Stanley Trophy Heat 3
BBO 19:15
12th Dec 2021
County Matches: Midland Counties League 4
RealBridge / BBO / F2F 14:00
17th Dec 2021
Club-based Swiss Teams of 4 - R2
BBO
31st Dec 2021
Joseph Bowl - Entries Close
31st Dec 2021
Pairs League - Entries Close

LCBA Lockdown Swiss Teams Series 2
Team                                1   2   3   4   5  Total
1 Smith 15 9 18 16 12 70
2 Bradgate Rovers 14 18 12 15 8 67
3= Grantham 16 11 17 5 12 61
3= Mooses Stink 6 17 7 13 18 61
5 Pathan 13 20 8 4 13 58
6 Glenfield D(ay) 4 16 13 17 7 57
7 Glenfield E(ve) 13 0 11 14 15 53
8 Bradgate Wanderers 11 13 2 17 8 51
9 County Lockdowners 7 11 14 3 13 48
10= Grantham Grans 5 4 20 3 13 45
10= Blaby Nomads 7 9 9 18 2 45
12 Lauder 9 19 3 7 5 43
13 The Red Foxes 13 2 6 14 7 42
14 ACDJ 10 7 6 6 7 36
15 Newcomers 10 1 14 2 6 33
16 Blizzard 7 3 0 6 14 30

LCBA Lockdown Swiss Teams Series 1
Team                                1   2   3   4   5  Total
1 Rovers 15 17 11 18 10 71
2 Pathan 20 15 8 16 10 69
3 Mooses Stink 17 17 12 2 19 67
4 Wright 20 5 7 19 7 58
5 Smith 10 11 19 4 13 57
6= Glenfield Quartet 16 3 11 12 14 56
6= Ashby 2 5 18 13 19 1 56
8 Grantham 14 9 9 6 15 53
9 Bradgate Wanderers 0 8 14 14 16 52
10 ACDJ 3 15 14 1 15 48
11 County Lockdown Combo 16 3 1 19 6 45
12= Ashby 1 10 17 9 1 5 42
13 Westcotes 6 3 20 8 4 41
14 The Red Foxes 4 2 6 13 5 30
15 Grantham Grans 0 12 6 1 10 29
16 Grantham Z 4 5 0 7 10 26
Minutes archive

LCBA Executive Committee minutes of meetings held on 28th July are now available. 

Click here for minutes.Click image for LCBA minutes archive.