Year End London Swiss Pairs for the Philip Broke Cup - the history

This event started in 1971 and was first sponsored by Harper & Queens. From 1985 it became a Swiss Pairs and the main pairs event became the National Simultaneous Pairs in 1975
From 1979 to 1984 this was sponsored by the National Bank of Dubai.

Last Updated: 3rd Jan 2017

Year Winners
1971 Unknown
1972 Unknown
1973 Patrick Jourdain & Barnet Shenkin
1974 Melvyn Rockfelt & Alan Manch
1975 (1) Bill Pencharz & David Gostyn
1976 Jack Lavis & John Durden
1977 D Davis & P. Orszik
1978 No event
1979 Richard Fleet & Steve Lodge
1980 Irving Rose & Boris Schapiro
1981 MJB Innes & Tom Culbertson
1982 Alan Mayo & Dick Shek
1983 Bobby Franses & Jack Alberquerque
1984 Unknown
1985 Andrew Thompson & Al Woo
1986 David Burn & Brian Callaghan
1987 Phil King & Martin Garvey
1988 Phil King & Martin Garvey
1989 Jeremy Dhondy & Jerry Cope
1990 Alan Purdy & N Seller
1991 Lionel Wright & Colin Simpson
1992 Victor Silverstone & Rory Timlin
1993 David Burn & Brian Callaghan
1994 Michele Handley & Roman Smolski
1995 David Burn & Brian Callaghan
1996 Mark Teltscher & Willie Coyle
1997 Jerry Harouni & Gary Jones
1998 Tony Gordon & Roger Jackson
1999 Brian Senior & Glen Holman
2000 Nigel Walsh & Chris Cook
2001 David Burn & Brian Callaghan
2002 Andy Bowles & Shireen Mohandes
2003 Glyn Liggins & Peter Crouch
2004 Martin Jones & David Bakhshi (picture)
2005 Glyn Liggins & David Bakhshi
2006 Margaret Curtis & David Sherman
2007 Shirin Sepahbodi & Richard Selway (picture)
2008 Ben Paske & Ed Jones (picture)
2009 Tom Paske & Ed Jones
2010 Nick Sandqvist & Fredrik Bjornlund (picture)
2011 Peter Hasenson & David A Sherman
2012 Graham Osborne & Neil Rosen
2013 Phil King & Waseem Naqvi (picture)
2014 Arild Rasmussen & Kjell Gaute Fyrunda (picture)
2015 Paul Hackett & David Burn (picture)
2016 Gunnar Hallberg & Phil King (picture)

(1) Held in both London & Coventry and sponsored by Bisquit