Updated on 22/08/2017 18:50
World Darts Federation

WDF Europe Cup Ladies Singles 1996

Astoria Convention Centre, Bundoran
From: Wednesday 9 October 1996
Till: Saturday 12 October 1996

Europe Cup X was held at the Astoria Convention Centre in Bundoran in Ireland from October 9 to 13th. For the eighth European Cup for women in Bundoran a record number of 20 countries attended. Ladies from Spain, Hungary and the Isle of Man were present to toe the oche for the first time in the European Cup.

In the singles tournament, we found the two finalists from two years back in the final once again. England’s defending champion Deta Hedman faced the 'Dutch Crown' Francis Hoenselaar. Hedman defeated Belgian Sandra Pollet 4-1 in her semi-final, Francis won her semi-final against the strong English lady Mandy Solomons also with 4-1. In the final, Francis eventually took the coveted European title by defeating Deta Hedman 4-2 this time.