Trophy Winners

Foursomes Challenge Cup

This magnificent trophy dates back to 1891. As with the Scratch Challenge Cup in the early years there are two sets of names inscribed for some years. Presumably the trophy was played for twice that year.

  • Gents’ Foursomes Match play knockout.
  • Choose own partner.
  • Maximum Handicap Allowance: 18.
  • Played 1/2 difference of combined handicaps.

Past Winners

1891 Lt. H.L. Bethune & Lt. H. Evan Thomas (HMS Victoria)
1891 Capt. Tillard & Lt. McCrea (HMS Surprise)
1892 Mjr. H. Barrow & Lt. F.N. Friend (RA)
1892 Mjr. H. Barrow & Mjr. L.E. Coker (RA)
1893 Mjr. Gosset & Lt. Des Voeux (RE)
1894 Capt. Scott Elliot & 2nd Lt. Blair (Cameron Highlanders)
1894 Mjr. Gosset & Lt. Des Voeux (RE)
1895 Capt. Wolfe Murray & 2nd Lt. Anderson (1st Btn. Highland Light Inf.)
1896 2nd Lt. E.F. Calthorp & 2nd Lt. E.M. Birch (RA)
1897 Capt. Taylor & Lt. Bainbridge (Duke of Wellington Regt.)
1898 Capt. Wolfe Murray & Lt. Anderson (1st Btn. Highland Light Inf.)
1899 Mjr. J. de W. Lardner-Clarke & Lt. P.L. Holbrooke (RA)
1900 Lt. Col. R.M. Ruck & Capt. G.D. Close (RE)
1901 Cmdr. H. Evan Thomas & Lt. P.W. Pontifex (HMS Pioneer)
1902 Cmdr. H. Evan Thomas & Sub Lt. W.J. Rusack (HMS Pioneer)
1903 Capt. G.N.A. Harris & Staff Surg. R.B. Handyside (HMS Vengeance)
1904 Cmdr. G.P.W. Hope & Engr. Sub Lt. R.D. Cox (HMS Pioneer)
1905 Mjr. E.S. Crofts & Capt. H.W. Savage (2nd Btn. Hampshire Regt.)
1906 Capt. E.K. Story & Ass. Pay. R.G. Robinson (HMS London)
1907 Capt. E.K. Story & Lt. R. Gordon (HMS London)
1908 Lt. O.C.S. Gilliat & Lt. A.K. Hargreaves (4th Btn. Rifle Brigade)
1909 Lt. E.D. Bally & Lt. C.M.A. Samuda (2nd Prince Albert’s Somerset L I)
1910 Capt. F.G.G. Cunningham & Lt. W.A. Henderson (1st Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders)
1911 Capt. E.D. Bally & Capt. C.M.A. Samuda (2nd Prince Albert’s Somerset L I)
1912 Col. C.H.P. Carter C.M.G. & Capt. H. MacAllan (2nd Btn. Scottish Rifles)
1913 Fleet Pay. C.L. Hammond & Lt. F.H. Pegram (HMS Hibernia)
1914 Capt. H.D. Carlton & Rev. Leslie Parker (Military Detention Barracks)
1915
1916
1917
1918
1919
1920 Instr. Lt. D.W. Cameron & Surg. Lt. J.T. Wood (RN)
1921 Capt. W. Fotheringham & Capt. G.F. Carr (RAMC)
1922 Surg. Lt. K.A.I. Mackenzie & Sub Lt. R.S.E. Hannay (HMS Iron Duke)
1923
1924 Col. W.P. Gwynn & Col. P.M. Davies (Staff)
1925 Rev. C.L. Waller & Lt. B.L. Moore (HMS Queen Elizabeth)
1926 Capt. The Hon. A.B.S. Dutton & Lt. W.E.P. Whitmarsh (HMS Marlborough)
1927 Inst. Lt. Cmdr. A. Akhurst & Lt. B.L. Moore (HMS Warspite)
1928 Mjr. W. Watson & Capt. G.C.B. Steven (Staff)
1929 Lt. H. Du P. Richardson & Lt. (E) T.S. Lee (HM Submarine X1)
1930 Lt. Cmdr. A.L. De Lacy Evans & Pay. Lt. Cmdr. R.W. Moore (HMS London)
1931 Mjr. F. Heath & Lt. T.D. Oborne (RE)
1932 Sq. Ldr. P.J. Parmer & Flt. Lt. M.J. Pigott (HQ RAF)
1933 Surg. Rear Admiral P.T. Nicholls & Surg. Lt. Cmdr. R.M. Finlayson (RN Hospital Bighi)
1934 Capt. C.B.A. Hoskyns & Lt. A.C. Gore (2nd Btn. Rifle Bde.)
1935 Mjr. E.D. Milligan & Capt. F.V. Phillips (RA)
1936 Pay. Capt. G.H. Thompson & Lt. Cmdr. E.W. Grace (HMS St. Angelo)
1937 Cmdr. Gornall & Lt. Cmdr. Evans (1st D.F.)
1938 Vice Admiral W.T.R. Ford & Lt. H. Pasley-Tyler (HMS St. Angelo A)
1939
1940
1941
1942
1943
1944
1945
1946
1947
1948 Capt J.H. Donaldson (R. Sigs) & Capt. A.H. Turnbull (RASC)
1949
1950
1951 Flt. Lt. R. Bradbeer & Surg. Cmdr. H.V. Jessop
1952 Surg. Cmdr. M.H. Adams & Surg. Cmdr. E. Murchison (RN Hospital Bighi)
1953
1954 T.A. Campden & T.R. O’Donnell (M.P.B.W.)
1955
1956
1957
1958 Lt. Col. A. Jones (RAEC) & Mjr. F. Roberts (RA)
1959 Cmdr. Keith Welsh & Sub Lt. Fieldhouse
1960 W.J.C. Beauchore & H. Griffin
1961 Fl. Lt. F.H.M. Scrivener & Fl. Lt. C. Cruikshank
1962 H. Wilson & D. Fearney (Dingli)
1963 Mjr. R. Stark (REME) & J.H. Hughieson
1964
1965 Wg. Cmdr. C.W. Cornish & Flt. Lt. P.A. Drysdale
1966
1967
1968
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973 S & D.A. Phillips
1974 Flt. Lt. C.J.B. Skellern & J.G. Partridge
1975 E. Vella & L. Reilly
1976 A. Wyatt & E.Hudson
1977 C. Campbell & G. Davies
1978 G. Falzon & G. Fenech
1979 A. Zammit & N.C. Urpani
1980
1981
1982
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999 M. Balzan Demajo & M. Schembri
2000 A. Scudamore & N. Laferla
2001 P. Stoner & A. Bonello
2002 C.A. Borg & G. Critien
2003 A. Lang & E. Mifsud
2004 P. Satariano & C.L. Satariano
2005 R. Reid & M. Wilkins
2006 N. Azzopardi & M. Gruppetta
2007 A. Scudamore & N. Laferla
2008 A. Clark & H. Gray
2009 P. Gray & J. Watson
2010 T. Vella & G. Schmid
2011 A.P. Borg & B. Bugeja
2012 M & B Cassar Torreggiani
2013 S. Jones & K. Woodward
2014 Q. Van Beek & D. Holland
2015 P. Howes & N. Janakiev
2016 JJ Micallef & S. Borg Manduca
2017 L. Schulze Doering & L. Schembri
2018 S. Reeves & R. Reeves