England have announced their squad for the Forthcoming British Internationals in April 2013
Warwickshire are only represented once with Trina Gulliver once again being named Ladies Captain.
Of the named squad there are no fewer than three former Warwickshire players with Mark McGeeney retaining his place from an impressive debut last year, also Jamie Hughes now of the West Midlands gaining his call up after a couple of very impressive years on the circuit. The other being Clare Bywaters who also retains her place after recent impressive performances which has seen her regain her form from the mid noughties.
We wish them all well for the Internationals.performances which has seen her regain her form from the mid noughties.
Warwickshire overcame the adverse weather conditions to record their first victory of the 2012-2013 season. Visitors Devon made the long journey without so much of a hitch to get this latest game played. We at Warwickshire thank Devon Players/ Officials and Supporters for their Support in helping the weekend happen.
Ladies B suffered double trouble in a couple of games but managed a 3-3 draw with Marian Conway taking the LOM Award with a 20.88. Mens B took the game to Devon and produced a great 8-4 win. Rob Hawker made his return to the County with a super MOM show and a 28.50- Welcome Home Rob,. Ladies A had a few chances against a tough Devon Ladies side. Trina Gulliver showing the class once again hitting 2 x 14 dart legs and a LOM 28.51. Mens A also were made to work hard to gain a 7-5 win, Nigel Heydon shooting the Top Ave of the day with a 29.04 on his 50th Appearance for the County.
All in all 23 points from a weekend that only saw two games go ahead in the Premier.
March 9th: Warwickshire Mixed Pairs. Bishopsgate Club Foleshill Road Coventry.
Just a quick note to all Lady/Men players that the Mixed Pairs takes place on March 9th at the Bishopsgate Club 8pm Roll Call.
One player from each pair must be a fully signed up member of either the Mens or Ladies Superleague.
Prakash Jiwa continued his latest rich vein of form with a victory over Coventry’s Scott Rand at the latest Open held at the A.E.C. Club Rugby.
These events are really catching up with many other local opens with a strong regular contingent of players from around the County. This is also made up when there is no clash with a PDC Event when many of the local stars turn out for some excellent darts and good payout.
The Latest Open saw
Winner: Prakash Jiwa Runner up Scott Rand Losing Semi Nigel Heydon/ Mark Westgarth.
Winner: Louise Graham Runner Up Tracey Edgecombe Losing Semi Marian Conway/ Kirsty Haw.
170 Comp Winner Mark Carter Runner Up Kevin Dowling.
Look Out for the next event on here.