The Auld Enemy Cup 2017

Scotland extended their lead to 14 - 12 in the series with a resounding victory at Wallesey Golf Club on The Wirrel last year.

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Scotland suffered a humbling defeat at the hands of the Auld Enemy when after the first two days, they found themselves 9 - 3 down. Torrential overnight rain made the singles day unplayable so the 12 matches were declared as halves.

ENGLAND & WALES 15

THE TEAMS

ENGLAND
  • Steve Beevers, Captain
  • John Eakin, VC
  • Jason Bastable
  • Malcolm Elrick
  • Chris Evans
  • Jason Heathfield
  • Ewen Hill
  • Peter Hodgkinson
  • Andy Gilford
  • Peter Osborne
  • Barry Ritchie,
  • Mark Sturdy
  • Ron Tomlinson

DAILY MATCH SCORE DETAILS:

Day 1 - Foursomes: Scotland 2, England & Wales 4

  • John Eakin/Jason Bastable beat Charlie Forbes/David Paterson, 4 & 3
  • Peter Osborne/Mark Sturdy beat Cameron McDiarmid/Gordon Dickson, 4 & 2
  • Steve Beevers/Ewen Hill beat Sam Sloan/John Miller,7 & 6
  • Andy Gilford/Peter Hodgkinson beat Colin Simpson/Darren Healey, 7 & 5

Day 2 - Four balls: Scotland 1, England & Wales 5

  • Andy Gilford/Peter Hodgkinson beat Sam Sloan/Charlie Forbes, 7 & 6
  • Steve Beevers/Ewen Hill beat John Imrie/Darren Healy, 5 & 4
  • Peter Osborne/Mark Sturdy beat Colin Simpson/Gordon Dickson, 3 & 2
  • John Eakin/Jason Bastable beat David Paterson/John Miller, 7 & 5
  • ron Tomlinson/Derek Field beat Cameron McDiarmid/Kris Adams, 4 & 2

Day 3 - Singles: Scotland 6, England & Wales 6

Play was cancelled on day 3 due to adverse weather, all matches halved.