EFA End of Season Dinner: Friday May 17th 2019

Save the date!

This year's EFA End of Season Dinner and Awards in association with Advanta Wealth will take place at the RAC (Royal Automobile Club) in Pall Mall on Friday 17th May 2019.

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Black To Black Wins For North Oxford

12/11/18: In an exciting sporting weekend, some will have gone for England v New Zealand at Twickenham as their highlight. For some it will have been the Manchester derby while a few might even have opted for the tennis at the O2 or the Brazilian grand prix. Anyone living in Wigan, St.Helens or parts of Solihull might even have chosen the Rugby League. For those who consider themselves to be the real sporting cognoscenti, however, the only game in town was the tenth anniversary Richard Black Cup at Eton, in association with Advanta Wealth.

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Cambridge Courts Celebrate Their Fifth Anniversary

05/11/18: The fifth anniversary of the new Cambridge courts was marked on Saturday by a large and distinguished gathering of Fives players with a splendid match between Cambridge University and the Jesters as the centrepiece.

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Barker & Ravi Win In Repton

30/10/18: The 2018 edition of the revived Midlands Tournament at Repton last weekend was won by Olavians Tony Barker & Josh Ravi, who bounced back from a 0-12 second game defeat to win the final 2-1 against Cholmeleian brothers Abhishek and Aroop Bhattacharya.

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Fives: The Rolls-Royce Of Sports

24/10/18: Just about everyone who has ever played the game will tell you that Eton Fives is undoubtedly the Rolls-Royce of sports. Well now it's official!

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Universities 2018: Oxford Win Again

22/10/18: An exciting and well-supported Jesters Universities tournament at Eton on Saturday ended with Oxford winning both the men's and women's titles for the third year in succession as Georgia Allen & Marjolaine Briscoe retained their trophy and Arthur Wellesley & Oskar Denby stepped up to claim their first win.

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Over 45s Pack A Suffolk Punch

Tim Gregory reports:

22/10/18: The Suffolk Championships were held at Ipswich on Saturday with the format this year a challenge match between the Over and Under 45s, with the senior team winning the final round to get their hands on the coveted "Suffolk Dibber"

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Uppingham Aim For World Record Attempt

Zara Tweed reports:

16/10/18: On the 9th/10th February, the Uppingham School Fives Team are going to attempt to break the world record for the longest Fives game played.

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Wolverhampton Fives Celebration

Mark Yates reports:

15/10/18: Celebrating 50 years (at least) of Wulfrunian Fives, the largest gathering of OW Fives players seen for many a long year assembled on 8 Sept. All were there to witness the unveiling of the new Honours Board and get back on court.

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Aldenham Ladder: Everyone's A Winner!

Phil Lyndon reports:

10/10/18: Aldenham’s six-weekly ladder turned up a remarkable scenario last night when eight players walked away with a cup.

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