Sunday, 18 April 2021

Phyllis Court back in competitive action

Phyllis Court back in competitive action

MEMBERS of the croquet club at Phyllis Court Club in Henley were put through their paces in the biting cold on Monday. Roger Goldring, Rick Lilly and Michael Christmas all attended an introductory Association Croquet coaching session. They were...
Record numbers sign up as new croquet season starts

Record numbers sign up as new croquet season starts

CROQUET players returned to Phyllis Court Club in Henley on Monday as the coronavirus lockdown restrictions were eased. The private members’ club has the largest croquet club in the country with 197 members. A strict pre-booking system is in place to...
Club to defend title

Club to defend title

MEMBERS of Caversham Croquet Club are looking forward to the delayed start of the 2021 season. Play is set to start on March 29, when the Government plans to ease its coronavirus restrictions. Caversham will be defending their Southern Croquet...
Coates secures national handicap crown

Coates secures national handicap crown

ROBIN COATES brought a second national title back to Phyllis Court in Henley when he won the final tournament of this year’s All England Handicap Competition on the challenging courts of the Hamptworth Club, near Salisbury. Following up Raouf Allim’s...
Lilley picks up singles title for first time

Lilley picks up singles title for first time

RICK LILLEY secured the first tangible proof that he is the most improved croquet player at Phyllis Court Club in Henley this season when he lifted the 3+ Singles tournament’s Red Ball Trophy on Monday. Lilley, from Frieth, only picked up a mallet for...

Allim secures national title following final hoop victories

Allim secures national title following final hoop victories

RAOUF ALLIM Allim won the national selectors’ second eight tournament last weekend to bring a national title back to Phyllis Court for ...

Oxfordshire narrowly miss out on shield

Oxfordshire narrowly miss out on shield

OXFORDSHIRE finished runners-up at the Golf Croquet Inter-Counties Championship second division tournament last weekend. Phyllis Court ...

Phyllis Court quartet qualify for the All England handicap finals

Phyllis Court quartet qualify for the All England handicap finals

FOUR Phyllis Court players qualified to play in the national finals last week and this when the Henley club staged two qualifying ...

Club loses out to old rivals for third year

Club loses out to old rivals for third year

PHYLLIS Court Club in Henley were beaten by Nottingham at the semi-final stage of the Inter-Club Croquet Championship. It was the ...

Norris and Coates into national finals

Norris and Coates into national finals

IAN NORRIS saw off all comers and their collective 31 “extra turns” to win the first of Phyllis Court croquet’s two handicap singles ...

Fensome retains veterans’ club title

Fensome retains veterans’ club title

MIKE FENSOME won the Phyllis Court Croquet internal veterans 80+ tournament between the showers on Monday but he didn’t have it all ...

Fensome edges closely fought tie in club championship

Fensome edges closely fought tie in club championship

PHYLLIS Court Club in Henley have agreed on Wednesday, August 5 as the date for their National Inter-Club Croquet Championship ...

Goldring and Fensome lead club into championship semis

Goldring and Fensome lead club into championship semis

PHYLLIS Court Club in Henley recorded a resounding 6-1 victory in Somerset last week, in their quarter-final of the national ...

Smith into last 16 with two wins in club’s singles events

Smith into last 16 with two wins in club’s singles events

JEFF SMITH notched up two wins at Phyllis Court Club in Henley in its season-long croquet competitions. His first victory was by ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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