Centenary Mixed Pairs History

Shropshire haven't yet had a winner of the BCGBA Mel Evans MBE Centenary Mixed Pairs championship.


Rich Lawson and Molly Sullivan reached the Quarter Finals of the Mel Evans MBE Centenary Mixed Pairs, where they were beaten 20 by Jayne Bates and Adam Walker. They had won their previous game 20 against Amanda and Kevin Nicholas after easing through their first game 7 against Carol Dawson and Dave Darley.

Full scores are here.


Scott Harries and Cheryl Caswell reached the Semi Finals of the Mel Evans MBE Centenary Mixed Pairs as they lost out to eventual winners Andy Spragg and Kellie Hill 12. They had a fine win in the Quarter Finals over the holders Graeme and Catherine Wilson 14, after breezing through their first two games. They got past Cameron Ghaffer and Leah Keyworth 6 first game, and then Peter and Linda Wheeldon 7. John Clarke & Helen Clee replaced Jamie King and Sally Clee but lost first game.

The SCGBA would like to congratulate both players on their great run, the furthest we've ever had in the competition.

Full scores are here.


We had one pair reach the second round of the 2017 Mel Evans MBE Centenary Mixed Pairs. Aaron King and Sian Skelton won their first game 19 against Barbara and Michael Knowles but then lost to Cathy and Graeme Wilson, who went onto win it against Pat and Tony Roscoe in the final. Martin Gaut and Daisy Weaver and Jamie King and Sally Clee lost 1st round.

Full scores are here.


The Centenary Mixed Pairs Finals took place on Saturday 1st October at the Waterloo Hotel, Blackpool.

Jackie & Stuart Rutter were so close to reaching the final of the BCGBA Centenary Pairs after they were beat 21-20 in the Semi Finals by Karen Hughes & Bradley Cooke, who went on to lose 21-19 to Catherine & Graeme Wilson in the final. Jackie & Stuart had beaten Heather & Ian Johnson first game 14, and then had run out from 17-11 down against Karen Hill & Wayne Ditchfield in the last 16. In the Quarter Finals they beat Danielle Miller & Gary Hoof 20. Shropshire's other qualifiers, Helen & Phil Clee, lost first round against Hannah Drewett & Neil Withers.

Full results are here.


Liam Jones & Jodie Rutter lost in the 1st round losing to Janet Pratley & Russell Prosser 19, with Andrea Buckley & Michael Sweeney winning the competition.

Results are here.