GC Golf Croquet

Fixtures contact: Roger Nicholls

The GC 4-Club Trophy is a competition between four local clubs: Leighton Linslade, Northampton, Watford and Wrest Park, played Level in teams of 3 with a minimum aggregate handicap of 4. There are 4 matches, one hosted at each club, with each match played in a tournament format in two all-play-all blocks of singles, with play-offs between the block leaders. Each club is awarded points according to the performance of its 3 players, and the winner is the club with the most points at the end of the season.

Last year Watford came 2nd, having been overtaken by Wrest Park in the last round.

Watford match results by year:

All games: = Level Play
Date & venue Results (Watford names in red)
Mon 5 Jul

Leighton Linslade
Leighton LinsladePts
Ross Bagni (1)12
David Ball (5)9
John Cundell (5)4
 25
WatfordPts
Geoff Johnson (1)2
Brian Havill (2)11
Alan Clark (2)10
 23
NorthamptonPts
Mike Hills (-1)8
Steve Foster (3)6
Martyn Palmer (9)3
 17
Wrest ParkPts
Paul Gunn (0)7
Richard Keighley (4)5
Terry Collis (5)1
 13

--- Block games: ---
David Ball (5) beat Steve Foster (3) 7-3
Brian Havill (2) beat John Cundell (5) 7-1
Geoff Johnson (1) beat Paul Gunn (0) 7-3
Alan Clark (2) beat Mike Hills (-1) 7-5
Ross Bagni (1) beat Martyn Palmer (9) 7-1
Richard Keighley (4) beat Terry Collis (5) 7-5
Brian Havill (2) beat Steve Foster (3) 7-5
David Ball (5) beat Geoff Johnson (1) 7-5
Paul Gunn (0) beat John Cundell (5) 7-2
Martyn Palmer (9) beat Mike Hills (-1) 7-6
Ross Bagni (1) beat Richard Keighley (4) 7-3
Alan Clark (2) beat Terry Collis (5) 7-4
Steve Foster (3) beat John Cundell (5) 7-6
Paul Gunn (0) beat David Ball (5) 7-3
Brian Havill (2) beat Geoff Johnson (1) 7-6
Mike Hills (-1) beat Terry Collis (5) 7-3
Richard Keighley (4) beat Martyn Palmer (9) 7-5
Ross Bagni (1) beat Alan Clark (2) 7-3
Paul Gunn (0) beat Steve Foster (3) 7-5
David Ball (5) beat Brian Havill (2) 7-6
John Cundell (5) beat Geoff Johnson (1) 7-6
Mike Hills (-1) beat Richard Keighley (4) 7-2
Martyn Palmer (9) beat Alan Clark (2) 7-6
Ross Bagni (1) beat Terry Collis (5) 7-1
Steve Foster (3) beat Geoff Johnson (1) 7-6
David Ball (5) beat John Cundell (5) 7-5
Brian Havill (2) beat Paul Gunn (0) 7-2
Ross Bagni (1) beat Mike Hills (-1) 7-6
Terry Collis (5) beat Martyn Palmer (9) 7-5
Alan Clark (2) beat Richard Keighley (4) 7-6
----- Play-offs: -----
Ross Bagni (1) beat Brian Havill (2) 7-6
Alan Clark (2) beat David Ball (5) 7-3
Mike Hills (-1) beat Paul Gunn (0) 7-6
Steve Foster (3) beat Richard Keighley (4) 7-3
John Cundell (5) beat Martyn Palmer (9) 7-5
Geoff Johnson (1) beat Terry Collis (5) 7-2

Watford had 2 points deducted from their team aggregate in the play-off.
Wed 18 Aug

Watford
NorthamptonPts
 
Leighton LinsladePts
 
WatfordPts
 
Wrest ParkPts
 

 
Tue 31 Aug

Wrest Park
NorthamptonPts
 
Leighton LinsladePts
 
WatfordPts
 
Wrest ParkPts
 

 
Mon 6 Sep

Leighton Linslade
NorthamptonPts
 
Leighton LinsladePts
 
WatfordPts
 
Wrest ParkPts
 

 
Season
totals
ClubPoints
Leighton Linslade25
Watford23
Northampton17
Wrest Park13

Statistics (Watford players)
 
Name Totals
W-L
Brian Havill4-2
Alan Clark4-2
Geoff Johnson2-4

Totals
10-8



Final position:


Play starts at 9.30 am unless otherwise indicated.

See also: