Updated on 15/08/2017 21:56
World Darts Federation

WDF Europe Cup Ladies Pairs 1992

Planet Funfun, Kerava
From: Wednesday 21 October 1992
Till: Saturday 24 October 1992

From 22 to 25 October, European Cup VIII was held in Kerava, Finland. Originally this Europe Cup was to be played in Granada, Spain, but the Spanish Darts Federation had to give the organisation back to the WDF. The Finnish Darts Organisation stepped in to make it possible for the tournament to commence.

The European Cup VI in the women’s was fought between 15 countries. The English ladies Sue Edwards and Sharon Colclough had the task to bring their country the fifth consecutive overall title.

The ladies pairs event was, just like the men, played in groups for the first time. The countries were divided into four groups and the first of each group would advance to the semi-finals.

In Group A, the English ladies finishes top of the group by beating both Northern Ireland and France. In Group B Denmark (Gerda Pedersen and Lene Mikkelsen) progressed at the expense of Germany, Ireland and Finland. In Group C we got a play-off between three countries that each had 2 points. The play-off was won by the ladies from Wales (Sandra Greatbatch and Rhian Speed) beating the ladies from Norway and Scotland. The Swedish ladies finished last in this group. Group D was won by the Netherlands (Francis Hoenselaar and Kitty van der Vliet) they finished above Belgium, Italy and Switzerland.

In the semi-finals, the British ladies took command. England won 4-2 against Denmark and Wales defeated Netherlands 4-0. The title defenders Sue Edwards and Sharon Colclough lost the final to Sandra Greatbatch and Rhian Speed from Wales 4-2

Played finals