Perfect record for Spalding duo

Matt Whyers
Matt Whyers

Spalding’s Graham Smith and Matt Whyers won all three of their matches as England won the Home International Series at Llanelli.

The pair formed a front end for Swale’s Perry Martin and skip Rob Paxton from Taunton Deane.

First up for England were hosts Wales, with Smith and Whyers winning 27-15 in an overall victory of 150-86.

Next up was Ireland and England took the match by 132 shots to 107, with Smith and Whyers recording a 22-17 
scoreline.

With Scotland winning both their opening fixtures, the clash between the sides on the final day became a winner-takes-all battle.

England posted a 13-1 score after just one end across all rinks.

They remained in front throughout with a final score of 122-100, Whyers and Smith winning 26-19.