News in 2009

Robert and John - Photo

ROBERT GREY WINS PRESIDENT'S CUP...

Sunday, December 13, 2009

...playing with John Minta. In the Final they beat our own Max Frost (only 16!) and Ady Lee, the England One-Wall Handball captain, 15-7, 15-8.


Ladies group - Photo

EMMA HOWIE RUNNER-UP IN LADIES NATIONAL SINGLES...

Sunday, December 6, 2009

...where she lost to the defending champion, Claire Knowles - her ninth title in a row!


WIN FOR JUNIOR VIII 180-147 OVER BEDFORD (A)

Saturday, December 5, 2009

Our 1st IV of Max Frost & Jimmy Goodwin, Mike Baxter & Danny Goodall won 81-75. Max and Jimmy won their Singles and Doubles comfortably; Mike and Danny gained enough points on very unfamiliar courts to keep us ahead. The 2nd IV of Rob Christie & Robert Whitehorn, Matt Blunden & Craig Baxter won 99-72, with victories in 3 out of 4 Singles. In the Doubles Matt & Craig (Year 8) did particularly well to take 21 points off two opponents in the Upper Sixth (Year 13)!


DMF at Oundle - Photo

MIXED FORTUNES VERSUS OUNDLE

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Senior IV of Anthony & Max, Jimmy & Mike win 92-52. Junior IV of Rob & Robert, Ashley & Matthew lose 43-93. See Fixtures for more details.


DERBYMOORFIVES VI BEAT CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY...

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

...at Oundle 169-100. See Fixtures for details.


STUART KIRBY & CLIVE BUTLER REACH THE FINAL...

Sunday, November 1, 2009

...of the Midlands Eton Fives Festival (Plate) Tournament at Repton. See Fixtures for more details.


ANTHONY GOODWIN & MAX FROST REACH QUARTER-FINAL OF THE WEST OF ENGLAND DOUBLES...

Sunday, October 25, 2009

...where they lose to the eventual winners, Ellison & Mohammed.


MAX FROST WINS 6TH DERBY MOOR INVITATION DOUBLES...

Sunday, June 28, 2009

...partnering Phil Bishop to success against John Minta and Matt Orr. See Fixtures for more details.


ANTHONY GOODWIN WINS THE INGRAM CUP...

Thursday, May 7, 2009

...at Merchant Taylors', partnering Gareth Price (OMTs). In the final they beat Brian Kirk (DMF) and John Walter (OMTs).


STUART AND EMMA ARE UNSUCCESSFUL...

Sunday, April 26, 2009

...in defending their title at the Winchester Mixed Doubles, coming second to Dan Grant & Anita Ganguly.


DMF LOSE TO OLD PAULINES 61-129 IN QUARTER-FINAL...

Saturday, April 18, 2009

....of the Wood Cup Club Knock-out at St. Paul's. Stuart Kirby & Anthony Goodwin, Brian Kirk & Richard Christie represented DerbyMoorFives.


VETERANS CHAMPIONSHIP:

Sunday, April 5, 2009

Richard Christie reaches Final of the Plate in both Singles and Doubles. Stuart Kirby gains third place in the Singles; Brian Kirk & Stuart come third in the Doubles.


Max and his opposition - Photo

MAX FROST GETS TO U16 PLATE FINAL...

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

...at the National Schools, losing 7-11 in the third. See picture attached. Anthony Goodwin loses to Sedbergh Nr 1 in U18 Plate. Anthony & Max lose to St. Paul's II in the semi-final of the U18 Doubles Plate.


DMF BEAT EXECUTIONERS II BY 161-71...

Sunday, March 22, 2009

...to advance to the final stages of the Wood Cup. See Fixtures for details.


Rob Christie and his opposition - Photo

SUCCESS AT UNDER 13 CHAMPIONSHIPS.

Sunday, March 15, 2009

Rob Christie reaches last 8 of the Singles, where he loses to the eventual winner from Blundells (see picture); Rob and Robert Whitehorn reach semi-final of the Doubles, where they lose 11-12!


DMF Juniors - Photo

DMF U15 IV BEAT RADLEY COLLEGE U16...

Sunday, March 8, 2009

..by 116-71 on the Winchester courts at Radley. 28-33 down after the Singles (partly because Jimmy Goodwin was still feeling car-sick), the team rallied in the Doubles, with Max Frost & Rob Christie winning 44-19 and Jimmy & Aaron Wheatley winning by the same margin. See Gallery for bigger picture.


DERBY MOOR BEAT LEEDS UNIVERSITY...

Saturday, February 21, 2009

...164-54. Stuart Kirby & Clive Butler, Richard Christie & Brian Kirk gained a lead of 44-5 in the Singles and eased to victory in the subsequent Doubles. Playing for Leeds were Rob Wiesner, Alex Wall, Rupert Parker and Alex Miller.


The oposition including James Buckhalter - Photo

CLOSE GAME WITH CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

Saturday, January 31, 2009

Masquerading as the RFA, Stuart & Ashley, Brian & James, Robert & Anthony lost 167-195. Highlights were Anthony's 14-16 defeat by Alqahir Ladak, and Stuart & Ashley's battle with Chris Jones & Jacob Brubert 12-15, 15-12. Chris Jones and James Buckhalter (ex-Tonbridge) were reunited after 3 years (see picture).


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