No, this is not a joke. After two matches on Sunday, the England teams are all first, or joint first in ther respective events. The Women and Seniors have one more match today, but the Open team have finished for the day.
Having qualified for the final by the skin of their teeth, the Open team got off to a cracking start, winning their two matches 25-4 and 21-9 and lead after two matches with 46 VPs. The Women lost their first match 7-23 and drew the second 15-15, but thanks to their big overnight lead they are still in front, tied for first with Italy on 188Vps. The Seniors have had two big wins today, 25-2 & 24-6 and they too now lead their series. They have 82 Vps, one more than Belgium.