AC Association Croquet

Friendly Friendly matches against other clubs are arranged from time to time during the course of the season, typically against clubs outside the East Anglian region. The number of participants and the format of play may vary.

Friendly matches played as part of the South West Tour are shown separately.

Fixtures contact: Simon Hathrell

From the Cambridge match:

Photos by Jonathan Lambton

Friendly AC match results by year:

Date Opponents Venue Results (Watford names first)
Sun 17 Apr High Wycombe Away

LOST 2½-5½

(Net index points: -30)
Mark Homan (6) lost to Raouf Allim (6) -21 =
Quiller Barrett (8) vs. Geoff Youd (18) unfinished H
Adam Huby (10) beat Joe Reeve (20) +22 H
Jonathan Lambton (14) lost to Robin Morrison (20) -23 H
Mark Homan (6) beat Carole McLoughlin (8) +5T H
Quiller Barrett (8) lost to Raouf Allim (6) -17 H
Adam Huby (10) lost to Robin Morrison (20) -5 H
Jonathan Lambton (14) lost to Michael Bowker (11) -15 H
Sat 23 Apr Oxford University Away

LOST 3-5

(Net index points: -21)
Simon Hathrell (-1) &
André Machell (11)
lost to Jordan Waters (6) &
James Scoon (12)
-3T ±
Geoff Johnson (4) lost to Dave Spicer (8) -1T ±
John Bee (6) lost to Mark van Loon (8) -15 ±
Robin Barry (9) beat Harry Williams (20) +1 H
Simon Hathrell (-1) &
Robin Barry (9)
beat Ian Plummer (-½) &
Harry Williams (20)
+7T ±
Geoff Johnson (4) lost to Mark van Loon (8) -10 ±
John Bee (6) lost to Jordan Waters (6) -5 =
André Machell (11) beat James Scoon (12) +20 =
Thu 9 Jun Cambridge University Home

WON 8-3

All games: =(Net index points: +7)
*Stephen Mulliner (-2½) &
*Louis McBride
lost to Adam Swinton (4½) &
James Brind (14)
-1T
Gary Bennett (2) &
Jonathan Lambton (12)
beat Cesar Miranda-Reyes (4) &
Craig Winfield
+13
Adam Huby (10) beat Francis Wragg (12) +2T
André Machell (10) beat Douglas Buisson (14) +19
Robin Barry (10) beat Sam Trueman +9
Simon Hathrell (-1) &
*Francis Wragg (12)
beat Douglas Buisson (14) &
Sam Trueman
+25
Gary Bennett (2) beat Cesar Miranda-Reyes (4) +3
Adam Huby (10) lost to James Brind (14) -7
André Machell (10) beat Louis McBride +16
Robin Barry (10) lost to Adam Swinton (4½) -23
Jonathan Lambton (12) beat Craig Winfield +9

*On loan from Cambridge University
Sun 17 Jul Roehampton Away

LOST 1-7

(Net index points: -37)
Arthur Reed (2) &
Wendy Spencer-Smith (22)
lost to Peter Siddall (½) &
Connie Anderson (20)
-10T H
John Bee (5) &
John Moore (14)
lost to David Mooney (½) &
Adrienne Sackin (16)
-4T H
Mark Homan (5) lost to Elaine Phillimore (12) -11T H
Arthur Reed (2) lost to Peter Siddall (½) -3T =
John Bee (5) beat David Mooney (½) +5T ±
Mark Homan (5) lost to Adrienne Sackin (16) -24 H
John Moore (14) lost to Elaine Phillimore (12) -5T H
Wendy Spencer-Smith (22) lost to Connie Anderson (20) -7T H

Statistics (Watford players)
 
Name Singles
W-L
Doubles
W-L
Total
W-L
André Machell3-00-13-1
Robin Barry2-11-03-1
Gary Bennett1-01-02-0
Simon Hathrell0-02-12-1
Adam Huby2-20-02-2
Jonathan Lambton1-21-02-2
Quiller Barrett0.5-1.50-00.5-1.5
Mark Homan1-30-01-3
John Bee1-20-11-3
Geoff Johnson0-20-00-2
Arthur Reed0-10-10-2
Wendy Spencer-Smith0-10-10-2
John Moore0-10-10-2

Totals
11.5-16.52.5-314-19.5
Key:
= Level Advanced
H Handicap
± Handicap Advanced


See also: