The Team Handicap is a knockout competition open to all teams in the Reading & District League. All players are given handicaps by the RDTTA Handicap Committee based on their recent results. In a Team Handicap match the three players from one team play all players from the other team, 21-up, taking into account the relevant handicaps. There is no doubles contest.
Tournament Organiser is Ray Webb.
Ray Webb Updated 5th October
The draw was made at the Our Lady of Peace club yesterday evening by Alistair Richardson, captain of current holders of the trophy. 29 Teams entered in total making a 13 match first round with three sides receiving byes. Matches to be played by Friday 27th October.
Tidmarsh 'B' Vs Kingfisher 'L'
Tidmarsh 'C' Vs Reading FC 'A'
Kingfisher 'G' Vs Springfield 'C'
Milestone A Vs Sonning Common & Peppard 'D'
Springfield 'B' Vs Kingfisher 'F'
Kingfisher 'K' Vs Sonning Common & Peppard 'E'
Our Lady of Peace 'B' Vs Sonning Common & Peppard 'B'
Sonning Common & Peppard 'C' Vs Sonning Common & Peppard 'G'
Kingfisher 'I' Vs Our Lady of Peace 'E'
Pangbourne Vs Sonning Sports 'B'
Milestone 'C' Vs Reading FC 'B'
Saiyan Brothers Vs Milestone 'B'
Tidmarsh 'E' Vs Kingfisher 'H'
Sonning Common & Peppard 'F' have a Bye
Tilehurst Methodists have a Bye
Tidmarsh D have a Bye
Ray Webb Updated 5th April
Winners of the trophy are Our Lady of Peace 'E' who defeated Reading FC 'A 6-3. OLOP picked up all of the sets that went to three games, most notably the 21-19, 23-25, 21-19 victory from player of the match Dave Holt, over Reading's Jazz Dhillon. More match details to be posted on this weeks Press Release.
Ray Webb Updated 2nd April
This seasons final is to be played at the Our Lady of Peace club on Tuesday 4th April and will be between Our Lady of Peace 'E' and Reading FC 'A
Ray Webb Updated 17th March
All Semi-Final matches are now complete, highlights of which can be viewed on the Website under News > Press Reports > 19th March Report.
This seasons final to be played at the Our Lady of Peace club on Tuesday 4th April will be contested by OLOP 'E' and Reading FC 'A'.
Ray Webb Updated 18th February
All Quarter-Final matches are now complete, highlights of which can be viewed on the Website under News > Press Reports > 19th February Report.
An all Milestone final could be on the cards as they not only contest both Semi-Finals but also have home advantage in both matches. Reading FC 'A' will be looking to upset Milestone 'B' who knocked out their clubs 'B' team in the previous round. OLOP who have squeezed through the previous two rounds will probably be expecting a similar contest against a strong Milestone 'A' side
Semi-Final matches to be played by Friday 17th March are as follows [Home teams listed first]
Milestone 'A' 2-7 Our Lady of Peace 'E'
Milestone 'B' 4-5 Reading FC 'A'
Ray Webb Updated 15th December
All Second Round matches now complete. Full Quarter Final draw as 26th November update
Ray Webb Updated 26th November
Only one match outstanding from the Second Round, the result of which will be input when received [All scores have been added to the 2nd November update below].
Second round highlights can be viewed on the Website under News > Press Reports > Press 11 [and later Press Report for outstanding match].
Reading FC are currently the best represented club in the Quarter Finals with two sides through, although they could be matched by both Sonning Common & Peppard, and Milestone when results of outstanding matches come through
Quarter Final matches to be played by Friday 17th February are as follows [Home teams listed first]
Our Lady of Peace 'E' 5-4 Pangbourne 'B'
Sonning Common & Peppard 'D' 2-5 Milestone 'A'
Sonning Common & Peppard 'C' 2-7 Reading FC 'A'
Milestone 'B' 7-2 Reading FC 'B'
Ray Webb Updated 4th November
All First round matches have now been completed with match scores added to the 6th October update below.
First round highlights can be viewed on the Website under News > Press Reports > Press 07 [and Press 08 when updated on Sunday 6th Nov].
Second Round matches to be played by Friday 25th November are as follows [home teams listed first]
Our Lady of Peace E 5-4 Tidmarsh C
Pangbourne B 6-3 Kingfisher L
Curzon C 3-6 Sonning Common & Peppard D
Kingfisher E w/o 0-9 Milestone A
Kingfisher J 2-7 Reading fc A
Tidmarsh D 4-5 Sonning Common & Peppard C
Milestone B 7-2 Kingfisher G
Milestone C 2-7 Reading fc B
Ray Webb Updated 6th October
The draw was made at Kingfisher yesterday evening by Joe Barraclough and Richard Witt. Joe drawing the Home team. 30 Teams entered in total making a 15 match first round with two sides receiving byes. Matches to be played by Friday 28th October.
Our Lady of Peace E 9-0 Reading fc C
Sonning Common & Peppard A 2-7 Tidmarsh C
Pangbourne B 5-4 Kingfisher H
Kingfisher L 6-3 Curzon A
Sonning Sports B 4-5 Curzon C
Sonning Common & Peppard D 7-2 Tilehurst Methodists E
Kingfisher E w/o 9-0 Tidmarsh B
Kingfisher I 3-6 Milestone A
Tidmarsh A 3-6 Reading fc A
Springfield C 3-6 Sonning Common & Peppard C
Milestone B 5-4 Kingfisher K
Tidmarsh E 4-5 Kingfisher G
Reading fc B 7-2 Sonning Common & Peppard F
Milestone C 7-2 Our Lady of Peace C
Kingfisher J have a Bye
Tidmarsh D have a Bye