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Ratings, averages and handicaps

Current ratings

The following table shows the players' current club ratings. Players who have played less than 30 ratable games in the past two years don't have a rating.

The rating system is fully explained on another page.

Player Rating Based on this
many games
Alan 135 155
Fiona 121 59
David 118 72
Harry W 118 95
Jane 113 139
Martin B 111 150
Douglas 108 106
Sandra 105 155
Martin 101 61
Kath A 99 122
Isobel 91 148
Hazel 88 116
Pippa 85 184
Jaqueline 73 126
Muriel 73 174
Carol R 65 129

Running averages

The following table shows the players' average scores and spreads for the past year. Only standard games are included in this calculation. The number of games played by the player is shown in the last column; the date of the last game used in the calculation is also shown.

Player Average score Average spread Games Last played
Alan 424 81 41 12 Mar 2020
Ellie 406 37 4 5 Dec 2019
David 387 44 22 13 Feb 2020
Jane 383 14 37 12 Mar 2020
Douglas 381 -17 11 20 Feb 2020
Sandra 379 27 40 12 Mar 2020
Harry W 370 1 19 12 Mar 2020
Kath A 367 -14 31 12 Mar 2020
Hazel 342 -41 15 20 Feb 2020
Paul W 337 -47 2 13 Feb 2020
Pippa 333 -15 43 12 Mar 2020
Isobel 328 -6 27 12 Mar 2020
Muriel 314 -66 42 12 Mar 2020
Jaqueline 302 -29 21 5 Mar 2020
William 299 -78 2 21 Nov 2019
Sky 292 -70 2 24 Oct 2019

Handicap scores

The following table shows the suggested scores that should be given to players in club handicap competitions. They are based on the average scores and spreads obtained in first round games in the previous year and on the current ratings. A more detailed description of the calculation can be found on the handicap tournaments page.

Player Handicap Comments
Alan 0 Average and spread calculated from only 19 games
Jane 28 Average and spread calculated from only 18 games
David 31 Average and spread calculated from only 10 games
Harry W 33 Average and spread calculated from only 9 games
Sandra 40 Average and spread calculated from only 19 games
Kath A 44 Average and spread calculated from only 14 games
Douglas 49 Average and spread calculated from only 3 games
Paul W 56 Average and spread calculated from only 1 game. Player doesn't have a rating
Hazel 61 Average and spread calculated from only 7 games
Isobel 67 Average and spread calculated from only 12 games
Ellie 70 Average and spread calculated from only 2 games. Player doesn't have a rating
Pippa 71
Muriel 84
Jaqueline 90 Average and spread calculated from only 10 games
Sky 103 Average and spread calculated from only 1 game. Player doesn't have a rating
William 207 Average and spread calculated from only 1 game. Player doesn't have a rating