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

Friendly AC match results by year:

Date Opponents Venue Results (Watford names first)
Sat 13 Apr
Oxford University Home  
Thu 23 May Cambridge University Home

WON 5-2

All games: =(Net index points: +9)
Gary Bennett (0) &
Mark Homan (6)
beat James Brind (2) &
Arthur Henderson
Alan Clark (1½) &
John Smallbone (3½)
beat *Geoff Johnson &
Douglas Buisson
Adam Huby (8) lost to Edward Linscott -1T
Simon Hathrell (-1) beat Edward Linscott +21
Alan Clark (1½) beat James Brind (2) +12
Mark Homan (6) beat Arthur Henderson +12
Adam Huby (8) lost to Douglas Buisson -6T

*On loan from Watford. Watford played with mandatory peels instead of giving Cambridge bisques.
Wed 4 Sep Cambridge University Home

WON 4-2

(Net index points: -6)
Gary Bennett (-½) &
Wendy Spencer-Smith (24)
beat Dan Neale (2) &
Rakoen Maertens (20*)
+2T H
Robin Barry (10) &
John Moore (12)
beat James Brind (1½) &
Felix Granderath (22*)
+1T H
Gary Bennett (-½) lost to Dan Neale (2) -4tpo =
Robin Barry (10) beat James Brind (1½) +16 ±
John Moore (12) beat Rakoen Maertens (20*) +15T ±
Wendy Spencer-Smith (24) lost to Felix Granderath (22*) -1T H

Handicap change: Robin Barry 10 to 9

Statistics (Watford players)
Name Singles
Mark Homan1-01-02-0
Alan Clark1-01-02-0
Robin Barry1-01-02-0
John Moore1-01-02-0
Gary Bennett0-12-02-1
Simon Hathrell1-00-01-0
John Smallbone0-01-01-0
Wendy Spencer-Smith0-11-01-1
Adam Huby0-20-00-2
= Level Advanced
H Handicap
± Handicap Advanced

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