Members Currently Sanctioned by the EBU

June 9, 2021

Other countries' organisational bodies and BBO co-operate in this process and will usually uphold these sanctions or impose other sanctions of their own.

This list only contains sanctions starting from August 2020:

Name BBO Name Offence Sanction End Date
Malcolm Boyack MBoyack Unfair play whilst also acting as a tournament director Suspension of EBU membership for a period of 3 years June 2024
Ann Yearsley Anny46 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of two years May 2023
Terry Yearsley Terryy46 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of two years May 2023
Vivianne Franklin Rosewood3  Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU Membership for a period of 3 years and 2 months(including 2 months for a breach of the interim playing suspension) May 2024
John Franklin Blenmar  Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU Membership for a period of 3 years and 2 months(including 2 months for a breach of the interim playing suspension) May 2024
Brenda Macdonald Macbren Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of two years April 2023
Roew Macdonald Macky3 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of two years April 2023
Sylvia Desert des 6161 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of two years April 2023
Robert MacRae rob2121 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of two years April 2023
Jennie Hearn Jhearn3 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of three years (subject to appeal) March 2024
Colin Hearn CHearn1 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of three years (subject to appeal) March 2024
Norma Quinn myboys12 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of three years May 2024
Michael Quinn Smiler19 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of three years May 2024
Ting To ting11 Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of four years April 2025
Kevin Colling KevinPC Unfair play, whilst also acting as a tournament director Suspension of EBU Membership for a period of 24 months February 2023
Anne Smith Smithan Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of 18 months September 2022
Andrew Smith Andrewafs Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of 18 months September 2022
Julie Abley Winniemole Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of 3 years and 3 months (including 3 months for a breach of the Interim playing suspension) June 2024
Steve Abley Westhamman Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of 3 years and 3 months (including 3 months for a breach of the Interim playing suspension)  June 2024
Ngairy Palin Ngairy Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of 21 months October 2022
Stephen Swiatek wisekat Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of 2 years January 2023
Peter Woodhouse Zillahandp Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of five years December 2025
Heather Tan HeatherTa Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of three years December 2023
Matthew Tan MatthewTa Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of three years December 2023
Laura Talamoni Laura Tal Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of 21 months October 2022
Salvatore (Tony) Zaffiro Tony UK Unfair or dishonest play Suspension of EBU membership for a period of four years October 2024
Andrew Sobell ProUK/Andrews007 Unfair or dishonest play Two-year ban from participation in EBU competitions August 2022