In the Preliminary round of the Ladies Pairs Sue Cooke & Alex Jacob beat Ashleigh Minter & Mo Hayes from Ashford Rail, Kent 23 – 5. In the First Round they went onto beat Sharon Kenny & Gail Hawke from Ottery St Mary Devon 20 – 19. In the First Round they were joined by Lucy & Katy Smith from Westlecot who came up against Debbie Hawker & Kirsty Hembrow of Ilminster, Devon17 – 8. There was mixed fortunes in this afternoons Second Round with Sue & Alex losing 21 – 7 to Devon Cooper & Rachel Tremlett of Royston Hertfordshire but Lucy & Katy had a convincing 21 – 4 win against Sigrid Thomas & Maureen Edwards from Thornfield Warwickshire. They now go on to play Tonia GannJaneen Quentin from Brentham Middlesex [n the Quarter Finals at 9.30am in the morning.