News from 2005 / 2006

25th June 2006: The final league match has been completed and the final results are available. Division winners were CAMBRIDGE 1, SAFFRON WALDEN 2 and HUNTINGDON 3.

17th June 2006: Congratulations to Catherine Jagger, Jonathan Mestel, Catherine Curtis, Paul Fegarty, Mike Seaver, Ian Watson, Victor Milman and Julian Wightwick who have won the Garden Cities National Final, playing for Cambridge Bridge Club.

4th June 2006: Rod Oakford & Jonathan Mestel finished 8th in the Corwen Trophy.

28th May 2006: Catherine Jagger & Chris Jagger won the Championship Pairs at the Spring Bank Holiday congress. They were also 2nd in the Swiss Teams A Flight.

20th May 2006: The Cambridge Club won their regional final of the Garden Cities.

14th May 2005: Dominic Clark & Eryl Howard and Rod & SUe Oakford both finished equal 6th in the Northants Green Point Swiss Pairs.

6th May 2006: CAMBRIDGE 1 (Dave Harrison, Clive Stops, Robin Cambery, Roger Courtney) have retained the first division of the league. NORTH CAMBRIDGE 1 were second.

5th May 2006: Chris Larlham, David Kendrick, Victor Milman & Peter Burrows have won the County Knockout, defeating Sheila Parker's team in the final.

5th May 2006: Matt May, Niel Pimblett, Tristan Williams & Trevor Martin have won the County Plate, defeating Alex Foley's team in the final.

5th May 2006: Cambridge A have reached the last 16 of the NICKO.

1st May 2006: Cath Jagger's team won the Punchbowl Round Robin at the Schapiro Spring Foursomes and then reached the semi-finals of the Knockout where they lost to the winners, featuring Zia Mahmood.

30th April 2006: Toby Kenney & Andre Kueh won the Jubilee Swiss Pairs.

23rd April 2006: ECL vs Norfolk: A team won 10-10, B team won 14-6, C team won 14-6.

4th April 2006: Final ECL results confirmed. A team finished 4th with 79 VPs, B team finished equal 4th with 65 VPs, C team finished 1st with 90 VPs.

2nd April 2006: Catherine Jagger played on the England team that retained the Lady Milne.

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26th March 2006: Ian Pagan won the Kettering heat of the National Pairs. Paul Fegarty and Catherine Curtis (2nd) and Roger Gibbons also qualified for the final. Rod Oakford and Don McFarlane (12th) and Nadia Stelmashenko & Victor Milman (14th) just missed out.

19th March 2006: Peter Grice & Ruth Katz won the New Player's Pairs.

8th March 2006: PARKER beat JAGGER to reach the final of the County Knockout where they will play Chris Larlham's team.

5th March 2006: Mike Seaver and Iain Watson came 2nd in the Life Masters' Pairs. Nadia Stelmashenko and Sue Oakford were 5th.

5th March 2006: ECL vs Essex: A team won 11 - 9, B team lost 2 - 18, C team lost 3 - 17.

26th February 2006: ECL vs Hertfordshire: A team won 13 -  7, B team lost 4 - 16; C team won 16 - 4.

25th February 2006: Congratulations to Cath Jagger on her selection for the England team at the European championships.

19th February 2006: Sheila Parker and Julian Wightwick won the County Pairs. The event had to be abandoned at around the three quarter mark because of a power failure, but this result is official.

18th February 2006: Cath Jagger played on the lead that finished second in the National Women's Teams, losing the final by 2 IMPs.

29th January 2006: Congratulations to Sheila Parker and Catherine Curtis who finished 3rd in the National Women's Pairs. Chris Jagger & Ian Pagan were 6th in the Men's Pairs.

29th January 2006: Cambs & Hunts won all three matches in the Eastern Counties League vs Cambridge University: A team won 13 - 7, B team won 11 - 9, C team won 19 - 1.

22nd January 2006: Chris Larlham won the County Individual.

22nd January 2006: Rod Oakford, Sue Oakford, Victor Milman & Nadia Stelmashenko came 5th in the National Swiss Teams.

15th January 2006: ECL vs Suffolk - A team won 11 - 9; B team won 18 - 2; C team lost 6 - 14.

10th December 2005: Roger Gibbons played in the Welwyn Garden City team that won the NICKO plate.

21st November 2005: CAMBRIDGE won the Garden Cities heat.

13th November 2005: Cambs & Hunts vs Bedfordshire: A team drew 10 - 10, B team won 14 - 6, C team won 12 - 8.

30th October 2005: Chris Larlham, David Kendrick, Rod Oakford & Sue Oakford won the Newmarket Open Swiss Teams. The Newcomers Teams was won by Alison Woolford, Graeme Hansford, Phil Day & Colin Sills.

22nd October 2005: Draw for the County Knockout.

21st October 2005: Some good results at the Autumn Congress. David Kendrick won the pairs semi-final. Chris Jagger and Ian Pagan were the top finishers from Cambs & Hunts in the final. More details on the results page.

16th October 2005: Cambs & Hunts vs Norfolk in the Eastern Counties League: A team lost 9-11, B team lost 2-18, C team won 17-3.

1st October 2005: Newsletter 41 published.

1st October 2005: EBU has published County master point totals: all time, 2005, gold point.

18th September 2005: Cath Jagger, playing with Sarah Teshome, won the English Women's Trials by a huge margin. Cath wil once again represent England in the Lady Milne.

4th September 2005: Cath Jagger leads the field after stage 1A of the English Women's Trials.

11th August 2005: Congratulations to Rod Oakford on becoming the County's most recent Grand Master.

17th July 2005: Nadia Stelmashenko & Victor Milman came second in the One Day Green Point Hertfordshire Swiss Teams.

13th July 2005: Chris Jagger, Catherine Jagger, Ian Pagan and Julian Wightwick have won the Hubert Phillips Bowl, the English mixed team of four championship. Many congratulations to all of them.

3rd July 2005: Cambs & Hunts won all three matches in the ECL vs Northants: A team won 12-8, B team won 14-6, C team won 17-3.

24th June 2005: Huntingdon 2 beat Cambridge 4 to finish joint top of division 2 of the league (with Shire Hall 1). It seems Shire Hall win the division by winning the head to head match, but both teams should be promoted.

12th June 2005: Congratulations to Catherine Jagger, Jonathan Mestel, Julian Wightwick & Chris Jagger for finishing 2nd in the Pachabo.

28th May 2005: Chris Jagger & Ian Pagan finished 7th of an original entry of 150 in the Championship Pairs at the Spring Bank Holiday Congress. Nidia Stelmashenko & Victor Milman were 14th with Roger Courtney & Robin Cambery 21st. Catherine Jagger & Jonathan Mestel won the Swiss Pairs.

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