IT’S the Paul Sigsworth Yorkshire Mixed Pairs at Elland C&BC on Sunday.
Every duo in the field is keen to get the title under their belt in an event sponsored by Elland C&BC and Harvester Cottages.
10.00am – M Sherman & N Eustace v S Daniel & C Skelton, S Portman & P Walton v S Thompson & M O’Donovan, P Wilcox & Partner v N Webster & N Portman, AW Riley & D Woodgate v M Fowler & D Davis, N Midwood & T Jennison v J Kellett & E Snare.
11.00am – E Parker & P Bell v A Southwell & A Holmes, M Greenwood & Partner v C & C Hassleby, A Hirst & G Hallas v D & D Radcliffe, R & S Bentley v S & P Tattersall, D & K Robinson v T Ness & Partner.
11.30am – Lloyd & K Portman v D Fisher & S Jones, P & Y Sykes v A Wood & Partner, A Mountain & A Smith v M & J Brain, A Webb & A Hagan v N Jones & H Lunn, R & J Nicholson v G Radcliffe & B Lunn, K Hatzer & C Pilling v D Thomas & Z Brain.
10.00am – A & J Smith v R Palfreeman & L Pearson, H & J Hick v K Smith & N Hughes, A Hunter & M Marshall v A Emerson & K Whitefoot, J Dyson & A Ormsby v J & P Hodgson, M Wood & P Wilde v S Haigh & N Roper.
11.00am – D Bousfield & J Sykes v G Higgins & D Bray, D Hallos & P Hampshire v M & D Hughes, A & S Lumb v L Campbell & T Hirst, M & S Richardson v R Brook & J Hick, B Hildred & J Marsden v A & P Brennan.
11.30am – N Breadley & L Rice v A Robertshaw & R Senior, G & T Eyrev D & M Bradshaw, M Mitchell & S Hirst v D Fox & J Wrigley, P Hallas & W Mitchell v K Kellett & A Goodwin, A & S Harper vR & E Owen, M Mace & J Collinson v A Stephenson & L Drury.
The latest qualifier in the Marsh United £1400 Competition is Ashley Daykin (Netherton Con), who defeated Kevin Riley (Doncaster) 21-13 to go through.
The final qualifying night is Saturday, when the draw is:
Mick Pollard (Kirkheaton Con) v Edward Haigh (Lockwood Con), Phil Wakefield (Rotherham) v Ashley Tattersley (Kirkheaton Con), Jim Darby (Manchester) v Jason Brown (Kirkheaton Con), Mark Bramall (Longwood BC) v Paul Ingleby (Lockwood Con).
Tomorrow marks the first qualifying round in the £5,300 Brighouse Classic, sponsored by Naylor Wintersgill (Chartered Accountants).
An excellent field includes Tommy Johnstone and Wayne Ditchfield and Yorkshire county star Mark Hughes, all in the top half of the draw.
Full draw (6.30pm start): Anthony Harper (Rhyl) v Mark Hughes (Leeds), Gareth Jones (Barrow) v Tommy Johnstone (Poynton), Wayne Ditchfield (Eccleston) v Peter Clark (Skipton), Paul Walley (Rhyl) v Barry Lowden (Barrow), Alan Hill (Atherton) v Billy Harding (Barrow), Kevin Nicholas (Wrexham) v Richard Jackson (Sheffield), John Reilly (Barrow) v Jason Jones (Rhyl), Mike Riley (Mold) v Billy Smyth (Audenshaw)