Lady Milne Blog
England have a very good record in the event and will be looking to wrest back the trophy from the strong Scottish ladies' team. Both teams have qualified for the Venice Cup later in the year in Wuhan, China.
The event is played over a single weekend with five 32 board matches played in two 16 board stanzas.
England is represented by the three pairs who finished in 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the final Lady Milne trials in February:
Gilly Cardiff and Sally Brock,
Susanna Gross and Catherine Draper; and
Nicola Smith and Yvonne Wiseman.
All matches will be live on BBO with England's schedule as following:
Friday 12th April
19:00 to 21:10 and 21:25 to 23:35 vs. Scotland
Saturday 13th April
10:00 to 12:10 and 12:25 to 14:35 vs. Wales
15:20 to 17:30 and 17:45 to 19:55 vs. Ireland
Sunday 14th April
10:00 to 12:10 and 12:25 to 14:35 vs. CBAI
15:20 to 17:30 and 17:45 to 19:55 vs. N. Ireland
By Andrew Murphy