WDF Europe Cup Men Pairs 1986

From 24 to October 25, 1986 the fifth European Cup was held in Turku, Finland. Thirteen countries participated. The European Cup was sponsored by the oldest brewery Scandinavia Sinetrychoff the creators of 'KOFF' beer.

In the pairs event there were no major upsets; both English top duos made it to the semi-finals. But the English encountered strong opposition from the Scots along the way. Lazarenko & Whitcombe beat Wilson and Muirhead 4-3 and Bristow & Lowe against Masson & MacKenzie in the quarterfinal was also 4-3.

In the semi-finals Lazarenko and Whitcombe lost 4-2 to the Finnish pair Kexi Heinaharju and Tapani Uitos. Lowe and Bristow defeated the Swedish pair Stefan Lord and Christer Pilblad 4-1.

In the final, John Lowe and Eric Bristow picked up their second title in the WDF Europe Cup pairs when they beat the Finns 4-2.

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

Champion

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

List of finals

Year Winner Result Runner-Up
2016
Netherlands Netherlands
6
6 - 2
Scotland Scotland
2
2014
England England
6
6 - 5
England England
5
2012
Netherlands Netherlands
6
6 - 0
Lithuania Lithuania
0
2010
England England
6
6 - 4
England England
4
2008
England England
4
4 - 2
Finland Finland
2
2006
Scotland Scotland
4
4 - 0
Finland Finland
0
2004
Netherlands Netherlands
4
4 - 3
England England
3
2002
England England
4
4 - 0
Scotland Scotland
0
2000
Netherlands Netherlands
4
4 - 3
England England
3
1998
Wales Wales
4
4 - 1
Scotland Scotland
1
1996
England England
4
4 - 2
Netherlands Netherlands
2
1994
Wales Wales
4
4 - 3
Wales Wales
3
1992
Scotland Scotland
4
4 - 3
Finland Finland
3
1990
4
4 - 2
England England
2
1988
Sweden Sweden
4
4 - 0
Sweden Sweden
0
1986
England England
4
4 - 2
Finland Finland
2
1984
England England
4
4 - 3
Wales Wales
3
1982
Sweden Sweden
4
4 - 2
Scotland Scotland
2
1980
Sweden Sweden
4
4 - 2
Scotland Scotland
2
1978
England England
4
4 - 0
England England
0