WDF Europe Cup Ladies Pairs 1986

From 24 to October 25, 1986 the fifth European Cup was held in Turku, Finland. Thirteen countries participated. Switzerland is participating in this tournament for the first time in history. The WDF Europe Cup was sponsored by Scandinavia's oldest brewery Sinetrychoff the makers of "KOFF" beer.

In the pairs competition it was again England and Sweden who reached the final just like in the singles. In the semi-finals, the English duo Linda Batten & Jayne Kempster beat the Belgian pair Rita Lagace & Maria Dekeyzer 4-1. In the other semi-finals, Maarit Fagerholm & Carina Sahlberg from Sweden beat Dutch duo Valerie Maytum & Mia Mevissen 4-2.

The final was won by the English ladies 4-2. With that result, Jayne Kempster took gold in every event in her first WDF Europe Cup. Maarit Fagerholm from Sweden ended up with all the silver. The bronze for the Netherlands is the first medal ever for the ladies of this country in a WDF Europe Cup.

Venue: Finland Turku, Turku From: Friday 24 October 1986 Till: Saturday 25 October 1986

Champion

England
Photographer: MasterCaller.com
1986 WDF Europe Cup
England England

List of finals

Year Winner Result Runner-Up
2018
England England
6
6 - 5
England England
5
2016
Wales Wales
6
6 - 5
England England
5
2014
Germany Germany
6
6 - 5
Netherlands Netherlands
5
2012
Netherlands Netherlands
6
6 - 3
Wales Wales
3
2010
Wales Wales
6
6 - 2
Ireland Republic Ireland Republic
2
2008
Sweden Sweden
4
4 - 1
Wales Wales
1
2006
England England
4
4 - 3
Scotland Scotland
3
2004
England England
4
4 - 2
Netherlands Netherlands
2
2002
Netherlands Netherlands
4
4 - 3
Sweden Sweden
3
2000
Netherlands Netherlands
4
4 - 3
England England
3
1998
England England
4
4 - 2
Sweden Sweden
2
1996
England England
4
4 - 0
Northern Ireland Northern Ireland
0
1994
England England
4
4 - 2
Netherlands Netherlands
2
1992
Wales Wales
4
4 - 2
England England
2
1990
England England
4
4 - 0
Belgium Belgium
0
1988
Wales Wales
4
4 - 1
Scotland Scotland
1
1986
England England
4
4 - 2
Sweden Sweden
2
1984
England England
3
3 - 0
Finland Finland
0
1982
Sweden Sweden
3
3 - 1
Scotland Scotland
1