2010 Geneva Tournament: Fives à la Suisse

Filippo Variola reports:

The 2010 Geneva Fives Tournament was played this year in Zürich at the Zuoz Fives Club Zürich to reduce the travelling distance for the players coming from the Lyceum in Zuoz.

Continue Reading

2010 National Schools' Championships

This article first appeared in the Eton Fives Association Annual Report 2009/10

Continue Reading

2010 Varsity Match: Light Blue skies over Eton

The sunny but bitterly cold weather favoured Cambridge this year in an enjoyable and closely fought match at Eton, courtesy of the Provost and Fellows.

Continue Reading

2010 Aberconway Cup - because they're Worth it...

Mike Fenn reports:

A record equalling number of 18 pairs entered the twentieth Championship which was played on a sunny spring day at Eton. The competitive element was of a very high standard and featured probably the best pairings that the Aberconway has witnessed.

Continue Reading

2010 Ladies Championships: Six in a row for Dom and Kerry

Dom Redmond reports:

The Ladies Championship was won at Eton on Sunday 11th April by Kerry White and Dominique Redmond, who beat Charlotta Cooley and Marianne Rees 3-0 in a one-sided final. This was their sixth consecutive win in this competition as a pair and Kerry's eleventh in total.

Continue Reading

2010 EFA Trophy: a win for the Wolves

The EFA Trophy was won this year for the first time by the Old Wulfrunians, who beat Berkhamsted 2-1 in the final at Eton.

Continue Reading

2009/10 County Championships: Kings of Herts

The County Championship title was this year retained by Hertfordshire, narrow winners over Kent in the final. 

Continue Reading

2010 Prep Schools' Tournament - Highgate on top

James Woodcock reports:

The 43rd Eton Fives Prep School Championships, sponsored by HSBC Insurance, took place at Harrow on Thursday 11th March.

Continue Reading

2009/10 Richard Black Cup: Girl Power in action

The inaugural Richard Black Cup was won by the EFA who defeated St.Olave's 3-0 in an exciting final.

The tournament was held at Eton on Sunday March 28th and in the space of one day established itself as one of the most enjoyable events on the Fives calendar. A three pair inter-club Ladies Fives competition was probably long overdue and the six teams who entered the first running of the tournament produced a day of exciting, competitive and high quality Fives.

Continue Reading

2010: James Toop and Matthew Wiseman regain the Kinnaird Cup

The Kinnaird Cup final took place at Eton on Sunday March 28th and was won by James Toop and Matthew Wiseman, who defeated holders Tom Dunbar and Peter Dunbar 3-1 (12-7, 15-12, 9-12, 12-8) in a hard-fought and fantastically high quality match. 

Continue Reading