Mel Evans MBE Centenary Mixed Pairs 2017 Preview
We have three hopefuls in the Mel Evans MBE Centenary Mixed Pairs Championship today at the Waterloo. Four of the six players are from Wrockwardine Wood with Sarah Weaver and Martin Gaut being first on facing Danielle Miles and Neil Fletcher of Yorkshire. Dave Card Rose Bowl Memorial Winners and partners Jamie King and Sally Clee play Welsh pair Viv Roberts and Neil Snodgrass, while Jamie's brother Aaron is with Sian Skelton and faces Barbara and Michael Knowles from North Lancs & Fylde. The SCGBA would like to wish all three the best of luck to be the first pair to bring the trophy home. The draw for the 2017 BCGBA Mel Evans MBE Centenary Mixed Pairs Championship to be held at the Waterloo Hotel, Waterloo Road, Blackpool, FY4 2AF on Saturday 30 September 2017, commencing at 9.30 am, is as follows:
1 Sarah Combellack & Steve Combellack (W & W) v 2 Carron Cairns & Andy Cairns (N L & F) 3 Danielle Miles & Neil Fletcher (S Yorks) v 4 Sarah Weaver & Martin Gaut (Shropshire) 5 Sarah Vincent & Paul Heap (Gt Manchester) v 6 Karen Portman & Steve Portman (Yorkshire) 7 Sarah Nicholas & Tommy Lowndes (Wales) v 8 Lorraine Dewis & Tyler Dewis (N Midlands) 9 Pat Roscoe & Tony Roscoe (Lancashire) v 10 Linda Wheeldon & Peter Wheeldon (Derbyshire) 11 Lynsey Gorman & Jamie Box (Merseyside) v 12 Misha Gittings & Gary Bateman (Staffordshire) 13 Margaret Warburton & John Coupe (N L & F) v 14 Donna Stanncliffe & Nigel McDermott (S Yorks) 15 Rachel Quirk & James Wilcox (Yorkshire) v 16 Claire West & John Newsome W & W) 17 Chloe Hirst & Keith Hatzer (Yorks) v 18 Faye Montgomery & Harry Fall (W & W) 19 Sue Wright & George Wright (Potteries) v 20 Kellie Hill & Andy Spragg (Derbyshire) 21 Marie Helm & Neil Helm (N L & F) v 22 Debbie Farmer & Glen Smedley (S Yorks) 23 Viv Roberts & Neil Snodgrass (Wales) v 24 Sally Clee & Jamie King (Shropshire) 25 Cathy Wilson & Graeme Wilson (Gt Man) v 26 Denise Hodge & Dave Carter (Merseyside) 27 Barbara Knowles & Michael Knowles (N L & F) v 28 Sian Skelton & Aaron King (Shropshire) 29 Sarah Fox & Ernie Wearing (S Yorks) v 30 Karen Flowers & David Flowers (W&W) 31 Angie Whitworth & Stuart Daniel (Yorkshire) v 32 Vikki Wilson & Kevin Handley (Staffordshire) All games are 21 up off 3.