County Update

Posted on January 25, 2016

ICC Update.

Happy New Year to all users & people associated with Cheshire County SMBA!

Both Cheshire “Premier” & Cheshire “A” managed to finish top of their respected Groups.

Cheshire “Premier” await the winners of Surrey/Somerset. Quarter final game to be played on weekend of 13/14 February 2016.

Cheshire “A” play Cornwall in the last 16. Game to be played weekend of the 6/7 February 2016.

Venues haven’t been announced as at todays date.


Nationals Update.

Cheshire were allocated 2 places in all 4 disciplines & 1 place in the U18’s.

Representing Cheshire in the singles, pairs, U18’s & fours are listed below;

Singles: Stephen Proctor / Grant Soller

Pairs: Martin Walker, Adam Smith / Keith Smith, Stephen Tinsley

U18’s: Aaron Steadman

Fours: Keith Lackford, Simon White, Martin Walker, Stephen Proctor / Adam Smith, Ben Holbrook, James Neal, Gareth Stanway

Triples: To be played on Saturday 30th January.

Please note rule 18. relating to final stages of Nationals;

“Substitutes in the National Finals are only allowed under very exceptional circumstances and then only with the express written permission of both the ESMBA and the relevant county committee. The circumstances and reasons for substitution must be clearly and fully explained. Players giving reasons which are deemed to be unacceptable may be subject to disciplinary action as set out above.”