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Monthly Archives: June 2019

The Scimitar 26 Jun 2019

Good morning to you all from the “ice box” Another week of the Cricket World Cup has passed and South Africa have only succeeded in ensuring that they have progressed no further in the league and are now firmly placed near the base of the log….no more said….. And with the soccer AFCON starting recently….I […]

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Bridge Results 20 Jun 2019

Results Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams 1 5 Tico Poplak & Bram van Alten 197/ 308 63.96 45 1 2 17 Roy Hayward & Di England 211/ 336 62.80 40 1 3 16 Lisa Adamson & Mary Schneier 202/ 336 60.12 35 1 4 7 […]

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The Scimitar 19 Jun 2019

Warm greetings to all Well well well…the Proteas have won a  match….but I am not sure how many more they will win…we just look flat and ill-prepared for the rigours of a World Cup…they seem to not be in a good mental place right now….their self belief is at a low and they don’t seem […]

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Bridge Results 18 Jun 2019

Results Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams 1 5 Vaun Robson & Lisa Adamson 52/ 80 65.00 20 2= 2 Jan Verberck & Bill Wilkie 50/ 80 62.50 13 1 2= 4 Bridie Bullen-Smith & Paul van der Wal 50/ 80 62.50 13 1 4 6 […]

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Bridge Results 13 Jun 2019

Results Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams 1 18 Bridie Bullen-Smith & Paul van der Wal 236/ 352 67.05 50 1 2 5 Olga Chasoulas & Cherylin Mitchell 224/ 352 63.64 45 3 17 Roy Hayward & Di England 216/ 352 61.36 40 4 7 Pat […]

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The Scimitar 13 Jun 2019

A warm hello and hi there to everyone I did mention last week that my interest in the World Cup had waned after only two of our matches….well, my attitude has changed, as after 4, we now have at least gained a point…and that was only because out match was washed out against the Windies…but […]

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Bridge Results 11 Jun 2019

Results Pos Pair Players MatchPoints/Tops Score % MasterPointsClub Small Slams Grand Slams 1 6 Di England & Barbara Goldman 93/ 144 64.58 20   1 2 7 Bridie Bullen-Smith & Paul van der Wal 87/ 144 60.42 15     3 4 Jan Verberck & Bill Wilkie 81/ 144 56.25 10 1   4 5 […]

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Bridge Results 6 Jun 2019

Results Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams 1 15 Sid Ismail & Roz Whitburn 242/ 352 68.75 50 2 19 Di England & Cathy Saville 207/ 352 58.81 45 3 11 Tico Poplak & Bram van Alten 223/ 384 58.07 40 4 8 Helen Roberts & […]

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The Scimitar 6 Jun 2019

   BNSC NEWSLETTER Good morning to you all…. Well!!! Cricket World Cup 2019 is unique for me…after only one game, I lost a lot interest in the event….and after only 4 days…I lost complete interest in the outcome of this said trophy….that said….it has nothing to do with any of the other 9 sides…well done […]

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Bridge Results 4 Jun 2019

Results Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams 1 9 Jan Verberck & Bill Wilkie 120/ 192 62.50 25 2 10 Vaun Robson & Guylaine Turton 112/ 192 58.33 20 2 3 4 Lisa Adamson & Trish Blair 111/ 192 57.81 15 1 4 7 Di England […]

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