Barden & Kendrick win National Pairs

The National Pairs competition has been won by Paul Barden & David Kendrick.

50 Pairs had qualified for the National Final from the Regional Finals, and David & Paul finished atop the rankings with 59.04% after the two days of play. Ankush Khandelwal & Ben Green were second with 57.72% and Sandy Riach & Jacek Lapszys were third with 57.01%.

The trophies for the Regional Finals were also awarded (see here).

The National Pairs is part of the Championship Series of competitions, with results counting towards the Player of the Year Competition. David's victory has moved him up to 13th place; Paul is a new entrant at 20th=.