Quarter-finals of Matchplay Championship

SEVEN of the eight matches in round three of the Mixed Foursomes Championship have been completed.

The match of the round pitted the Lady Captain, Mary Dooher, and her husband, up against the Men’s captain, William McCandless, and his wife. Mary and Declan won with something to spare.

The defeat of the hot favourites, Anne and Paul Magennis, by Kevin Smyth and Hilda Caughey, was a major shock.

Here are the full results.

Seamus and Jacinta Rooney beat Mildred and Richard Hodgett.

Kevin Smyth and Hilda Caughey beat Paul and Anne Magennis.

Glennis and Walter Smyth beat Tom Nelson and Bronagh Sands.

Eamon and Gina McConville beat Susan and Thomas Magennis.

Merton McDowell and Vivian Faulkner beat William and Valerie Malcolmson.

Marlene Nelson and Brendan Meade beat Cathal O’Neill and Teresa McConville.

Mary and Declan Dooher beat Robina and William McCandless.

The result of the game between Kenny and Diana Whan versus Neil Madeley and Helen Cocks is still not known.

We are now at the quarterfinal stage. It’s going to be very interesting from now on.