Ladies Championships 2019: Top Four Through

11/03/19: The preliminary rounds of the 2019 National Ladies Championships took place at Eton yesterday, with a strong turnout and some excellent Fives.

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Michael Constantinidi Thanksgiving Service

The Thanksgiving service for Michael Constantinidi will be held at Grosvenor Chapel, 24 South Audley Street, London, W1K 2PA on Wednesday 1st May at 2.30.

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Alan Barber Cup Result

07/03/19: A statement from EFA Chairman Chris Davies

Those of you who read the website last week will be aware that the result of the Barber Cup 2019, was to be determined by an Arbitration Committee after an appeal against the ordering of pairs in the final. I am very grateful to all those who took part in this process.

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U12 Qualifiers Through To The Main Competition

Mark Williams reports:

07/03/19: 43 pairs from 10 schools entered this inaugural Under 12 qualifying competition at the National Schools' Championships in association with Advanta Wealth.

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New World Record For Uppingham

James Holroyd reports:

04/03/19: At 3.45am on Saturday 9th February 2019, four Uppingham pupils gathered on a dark, windy and cold morning to start the World Record attempt for the longest continuous game of Fives.

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Varsity Match 2019: Oxford On Top Again

04/03/19: For the third year in succession, the Varsity Match was dominated by Oxford, who won eleven of the twelve pairs played at Eton on Saturday, Cambridge's sole success coming in the men's first pair match.

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Richard alongside fellow players Mike Hughes, Harry Jennings and Alex Smith-Bingham

Richard Barber's Final Game Of Fives - 70 Years After His First!

05/03/19: Former EFA Chairman and President Richard Barber played his final game of Fives at Ludgrove at the weekend before hanging up his gloves for good.

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Aldenham Claim The Vargas Salver

John Troy reports:

04/03/19: The competition took place on Sunday 3rd March at Charterhouse. The three-pair competition for schools not playing in the Williams Cup attracted entries from Aldenham, Charterhouse, Cranleigh, Holyport College, Westway, and St Barthomew’s, Newbury.

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Eton Win The Williams Cup

Mark Williams reports:

04/03/19: Just five schools entered the Williams Cup this year; a couple of regular attendees suffered from availability problems, but there is no doubt that those schools who entered are currently the five strongest squads in the country.

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Barber Cup Final Outcome Undecided

25/02/19: The outcome of the Alan Barber Cup remains undecided after the final at Eton on Sunday.

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