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Teams for county match v Worcs (14 Jan 2018, 2 pm, away, venue TBC)

The teams selected for the away match against Worcestershire on Sunday 14 January, starting at 2.00pm. are as follows:
 A-teamB-teamC-team
Michael Robinson 
& Robert Procter
Alan Wilson
& Steve Noble
Adrian Lambe
& Ron Quainton
Laura Covill
& Siyu Ren 
Liza Furnival 
& Nigel Birks
Alastair Gidman
& Lorna Swadling
Kathy Talbot 
& Denis Talbot
Mattthew Covill 
& Aleks Lishkov
Krys Kazmierczak 
& Sandra Nicholson

Mary-Ann Sheehy 
& Christopher Whitehouse

John Williams 
& Chris Wilson
Helen Lawton-Smith 
& John Slater
Reserves
TBC

Teams for county match v Glos (10 Dec 2017, 2 pm, at home)

The teams selected for the home match against Gloucestershire on Sunday 10 December at the Oxford Bridge Club, starting at 2.00pm. are as follows:
 A-teamB-teamC-team
Michael Robinson 
& Robert Procter
Michiel Cottaar
& Peter Litchfield
Lawrence Haines 
& Peter Finbow
John Williams 
& Chris Wilson 
Dinah Lintott 
& Andrew Lintott
Gillian Lonsdale 
& Nigel Wilkes
Alan Wilson 
& Nick Smith
Mattthew Covill 
& Chris Whitehouse

Krys Kazmierczak 
& Sandra Nicholson

Liza Furnival 
& Nigel Birks

Adrian Lambe 
& Ron Quainton
Helen Lawton-Smith 
& John Slater
Reserves
TBC

 Oxfordshire team wins Group B at the Tollemache Qualifier

The EBU’s main inter-county event took place on 18-19 November in Solihull. For the 2nd year running, Oxfordshire topped its group and so qualified for the final in February. Oxon scored 100 VPs with Lancashire 2nd on 98 VPs, Avon 3rd on 94 VPs and top seeds Middlesex 4th on 90 VPs. Full results are on the EBU website.  The following pairs represented the county and have been selected for the Final: Alan Wilson (capt)/Chris Cooper, Aleks Lishkov/Ian Angus, Christopher Whitehouse/Mary-Ann Sheehy, Emily Middleton/ Nick Smith, Michael Robinson/Robert Procter. 

Results of county match v Warks (12 Nov 2017)

Our A-team lost to a strong Warks team 3-17 and the B-team also lost 8-12. But the C-team, as so often, showed their "betters" the way with a 13-7 win. A report from John Williams appears here. The teams were as follows: 
 A-teamB-teamC-team

Michael Robinson

& Robert Procter

John Williams

& Chris Wilson

David Stead

& David Flower

Mary-Ann Sheehy

& Chris Whitehouse

Kathy Talbot

& Denis Talbot

Jo Murray

& Annabel Wade

Alan Wilson

& Chris Cooper

Liza Furnival

& Nigel Birks

Krys Kazmierczak

& Sandra Nicholson

Nick Smith

& Emily Middleton

Lorna Swadling

& Alastair Gidman

Helen Lawton-Smith

& John Slater

Reserves
TBC

Results of county match v Staffs & Shrops (8 Oct 2017)

The county A-team lost 9-11 in the 2nd Dawes League match of the 2017-18 season but the B-team and the C-team both won 16-4. A report by Aleks Lishkov appears here. The teams were as follows:

 A-teamB-teamC-team

Michael Robinson

& Robert Procter

John Williams

& Chris Wilson

David Stead

& David Flower

Liza Furnival

& Nigel Birks

Mary-Ann Sheehy

& Chris Whitehouse

Gillian Lonsdale

& Nigel Wilkes

Aleks Lishkov

& Ian Angus

Steve Noble

& Claire MacDonagh

Lorna Swadling

& Alastair Gidman

Nick Smith

& Alan Wilson

Michiel Cottaar

& Peter Litchfield

Helen Lawton-Smith

& John Slater

 

Reserves
TBC

 

Oxfordshire team results from county match v Nottinghamshire (10 Sept 2017)

The county team that took on Notts at Nottingham B.C. in the first game of the new Dawes League season  had mixed success.   The A-team lost 8-12; the B-team won 20-0 and the C-team won 15-5.   A report by John Williams appears here.   This was the line-up:

 A-teamB-teamC-team

Michael Robinson

& Robert Procter

Emily Middleton

& Tim Dickinson

David Stead

& David Flower

Liza Furnival

& Nigel Birks

Alan Wilson

& Adrian Lambe

Gillian Lonsdale

& Colin Jones

Mary-Ann Sheehy

& Chris Whitehouse

Kathy Talbot

& Matthew Covill

Annabel Wade

& Lawrence Haines

John Williams

& Chris Wilson

Michiel Cottaar

& Peter Litchfield

Nigel Wilkes

& John Slater

 

 
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Results of county match v Derbyshire (2 April 2017)

The three Oxfordshire teams achieved narrow wins in the final county match of the 2016-17 season.  The A-team won 11-9, the B-team 13-7 and the C-team 11-9. These results ensured that the B and C-teams finished in 2nd place in their respective divisions.  These were the teams:

 A-teamB-teamC-team

Emily Middleton

& Nick Smith

Lorna Swadling

& Alastair Gidman

Peter Finbow

& Malcolm Currie

Kathy Talbot

& Denis Talbot

Steve Noble

& John Williams

Jo Murray

& Colin Jones

Alan Wilson

& Chris Cooper

Diana Nettleton

& Matthew Covill

Andy King

& Peter Litchfield

Aleks Lishkov

& Chris Wilson

Mary-Ann Sheehy

& Chris Whitehouse

Liza Furnival

& Nigel Birks

 

Reserves
Joan & Mike Bennett

 

The selectors would like to invite the following players to represent the county in the national county league finals on 28 June at Coventry Bridge Club (Coventry & North Warwickshire Sports Club, Binley Road CV3 1HB ), starting at 12.30pm.

 

A team:

Alan Wilson/Nick Smith

Chris Cooper/Ed Jones

John Williams/Sandra Claridge

Beryl & Chris Kerr

 

B team:

Aleks Lishkov/Chris Wilson

Dinah & Andrew Lintott

James Anderson/James Dow

John Slater/Helen Lawton-Smith
Mon Jan 08 @11:00 - 15:30
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