Jack Good was the eventual and deserved winner of the Croquet Association Golf Croquet Cheshire Open Championship, over the last weekend, 8th and 9th July. John -Paul Moberley was runner-up, in the all-Bowdon final, which Jack won 7 – 5, 7- 5. Both players won their respective group stage blocks. Jack had the distinction of winning every game throughout the Championship. Jack beat Euan Burridge (Nottingham) 7-5, 7-5 in one semi-final, and John-Paul beat Richard Bilton (Gainsborough) 7-5, 3-7, 7-4 in the other semi-final. Ian Burridge (Nottingham) won the Plate, with Alain Giraud (Ealing and Bowdon) in second place.
Photos above by Sylvia Steer
The results of the Plate competition are shown below