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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 427 81 71 12 Mar 2020
Ellie 398 30 8 5 Dec 2019
David 397 53 30 13 Feb 2020
Douglas 393 7 39 20 Feb 2020
Jane 386 16 65 12 Mar 2020
Harry W 384 11 31 12 Mar 2020
Sandra 374 15 76 12 Mar 2020
Kath A 365 -11 61 12 Mar 2020
Paul W 359 20 14 13 Feb 2020
Hazel 349 -20 43 20 Feb 2020
Pippa 334 -18 77 12 Mar 2020
Sky 330 -9 4 24 Oct 2019
Isobel 329 -2 57 12 Mar 2020
Muriel 316 -63 78 12 Mar 2020
Jaqueline 310 -33 53 5 Mar 2020
William 299 -78 2 21 Nov 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
David 24 Average and spread calculated from only 14 games
Harry W 29 Average and spread calculated from only 15 games
Jane 31
Paul W 36 Average and spread calculated from only 7 games. Player doesn't have a rating
Sandra 41
Douglas 42 Average and spread calculated from only 17 games
Kath A 47
Hazel 66
Isobel 67
Ellie 69 Average and spread calculated from only 4 games. Player doesn't have a rating
Pippa 71
Sky 73 Average and spread calculated from only 2 games. Player doesn't have a rating
Muriel 81
Jaqueline 89
William 210 Average and spread calculated from only 1 game. Player doesn't have a rating