The Lady Milne Trials concluded this weekend, 25th - 26th January 2020 at the West Midlands Bridge Club. The winners were Sarah Teshome & Catherine Jagger who finished on +124 IMPs. In second place were Nicola Smith & Sarah Bell with +103.80 IMPs.
The pairs were competing to represent England in the Lady Milne Trophy - the home nations women's international championship, which will be hosted in Coventry in April. As hosts for the event this year, England are eligible to field two teams, which will be confirmed on Tuesday. The top six pairs were:
Update: The selections have now been confirmed. The top three pairs have been selected to represent England and the pairs placed 4th to 6th have been selected to represent the EBU.
- 1st - Sarah Teshome & Catherine Jagger
2nd - Nicola Smith & Sarah Bell
3rd - Anne Rosen & Nevena Senior
4th - Helen Erichsen & Fiona Brown
5th - Qian Li & Susanna Gross
6th - Claire Robinson & Heather Bakhshi