WDF World Cup Ladies Pairs 1983

The English dominate WDF World Cup IV, which was held in Edinburgh on 21 and 22 October. At the WDF General meeting, Peter McMenamin of Australia is elected as the new chairman to replace Bill Turner of New Zealand. For the first time there is also a separate WDF World Cup for women.

The ladies play with two per country. In addition to the Overall WDF World Cup, they also compete for medals in the singles and pairs. 21 countries compete in Scotland, including the debutants Norway and Germany. For the ladies, 19 countries participate in their first WDF World Cup

In the pairs competition it was the English ladies Audrie Durham & Maureen Flowers, Eric Bristow's girlfriend, who took the ladies' first WDF World Cup pairs title. After simple 4-0 wins over Norway and Northern Ireland, Jill MacDonald & Lillian Bird from New Zealand are beaten 4-1 in the semi-finals.

The Canadian duo Rani Gill & Stacy Walker are the opponents of England in the final. They beat Germany and Belgium before putting the Scottish couple Cathie Gibson and Lynn MacKay aside in the semi-finals.

In an exciting final, Audrie Durham & Maureen Flowers beat Canadian pair Rani Gill & Stacy Walker 4-3. And so, the English ladies write history by winning the first WDF World Cup ladies pairs title.

Venue: Scotland Ingliston Hall, Edinburgh From: Friday 21 October 1983 Till: Saturday 22 October 1983

Champion

England
Photographer: MasterCaller.com
1983 WDF World Cup
England England

List of finals

Year Winner Result Runner-Up
2019
Japan Japan
6
6 - 1
Czech Republic Czech Republic
1
2017
Russia Russia
6
6 - 1
Ireland Republic Ireland Republic
1
2015
England England
6
6 - 4
England England
4
2013
England England
6
6 - 1
Canada Canada
1
2011
England England
6
6 - 5
Netherlands Netherlands
5
2009
England England
6
6 - 2
Sweden Sweden
2
2007
Russia Russia
4
4 - 2
Sweden Sweden
2
2005
England England
4
4 - 3
United States United States
3
2003
England England
4
4 - 2
Netherlands Netherlands
2
2001
Netherlands Netherlands
4
4 - 2
Sweden Sweden
2
1999
England England
4
4 - 1
Sweden Sweden
1
1997
United States United States
4
4 - 2
Philippines Philippines
2
1995
England England
4
4 - 0
New Zealand New Zealand
0
1993
Netherlands Netherlands
4
4 - 3
England England
3
1991
Wales Wales
4
4 - 1
New Zealand New Zealand
1
1989
England England
4
4 - 0
Australia Australia
0
1987
United States United States
4
4 - 2
Canada Canada
2
1985
England England
4
4 - 3
Scotland Scotland
3
1983
England England
4
4 - 3
Canada Canada
3