Friday, 10 July 2020

Unbeaten Searle wins singles title

Unbeaten Searle wins singles title

CHRISTINE SEARLE was undefeated in her march to take a singles croquet title at Phyllis Court Club in Henley. Her direct style, consistently taking up scoring positions and capitalising on the errors of others, earned her wins in all six games of the...
Croquet club ready for first tournament

Croquet club ready for first tournament

PHYLLIS Court Club in Henley will play its first croquet day tournament of the belated season today (Friday), when eight of the club’s higher handicapped competitive players contest in singles. The event acts as a qualifying round for the National...
Phyllis Court croquet club returns to competitive play

Phyllis Court croquet club returns to competitive play

PHYLLIS Court Club in Henley drew the short straw in the National Inter-Club Championship this week and face a long away trip to Camerton and Peasedown Croquet Club, near Bath. But the visitors will be confident of a win in this first match of the...
Croquet club back in doubles play action

Croquet club back in doubles play action

PHYLLIS Court Club in Henley have doubled their croquet playing capacity while still maintaining social distancing measures. With the Government’s announcement that groups of up to six people from different households are now permitted to gather, the...
Club sees new players with launch of events

Club sees new players with launch of events

PHYLLIS Court Club in Henley has relaunched its internal golf croquet season-long competitions, which attracted several debutants. Only the singles events are available, with doubles play prohibited by the Croquet Association’s temporary rule to...

Club has members back for croquet

Club has members back for croquet

CROQUET has re-started at Phyllis Court Club in Henley following the easing of the coronavirus lockdown restrictions. More than 60 ...

National award for Phyllis Court stalwart

National award for Phyllis Court stalwart

CHRIS ROBERTS, chairman of Phyllis Court Croquet Club, has been awarded a Croquet Association Diploma for Services to croquet at the ...

Schmieder secures club’s singles title

CHARLIE von Schmieder became the Phyllis Court double champion on Saturday when he won the final of the Club’s Open Golf Croquet ...

Robinson’s handicap reduced following win

Robinson’s handicap reduced following win

THE rise through the ranks at Phyllis Court saw Russell Robinson ambitiously step up in class last Friday and still win, taking the ...

Norris’s win not enough as visitors retain championship

Norris’s win not enough as visitors retain championship

HOST club Phyllis Court went down to a 6-1 defeat in the final of the Inter-Club Championship last Saturday as Nottingham cemented ...

Fensome’s late score clinches league title

Fensome’s late score clinches league title

PHYLLIS Court B team won the Southern Croquet Federation Handicap League final on Friday of last week. Visitors Bransgore from the New ...

Phyllis Court gearing up for final showdown

PREPARATIONS are well under way for the biggest match of the season, and possibly ever, for Phyllis Court Croquet, who host the ...

Phyllis Court side secures place in national club final

PHYLLIS COURT A reached the national inter-club final on Saturday with an impressive comeback at the end of a nine-and-a-half-hour ...

Phyllis Court secure league title in last game of season

VICTORY in the final game of the season meant Phyllis Court Club’s “B” team were crowned North Division of the Southern Federation ...

Allim falls short in semi-finals of selectors’ competition

Allim falls short in semi-finals of selectors’ competition

RAOUF ALLIM, of Phyllis Court Club in Henley, was knocked out in the semi-finals of the national selectors Second Eight competition ...

Dream debut for Probert in handicap league clash

Dream debut for Probert in handicap league clash

MADELEINE Probert enjoyed a dream debut for Phyllis Court B as the club provided all the players for Oxfordshire in the County ...

Phyllis Court wrap up title

THE Phyllis Court A team looked dead and almost buried at lunchtime on Monday when they were 2-0 down against Winchester having lost ...

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