The Golf Croquet Inter-Club (Murphy) Shield is a national competition sponsored by the Croquet Association. Teams consist of four players with an aggregate handicap of at least 12. One player may have a handicap of 2, the others must be higher.
Watford lost in the first round in 2016 for the third year running, having previously become the national champions in 2013.
The competition format is a single-life knock-out.
Handicaps shown below are the new GC handicaps.
Fixtures contact: Roger Nicholls
GC Inter-Club (Murphy) Shield results by year:
|Date||Opponents||Venue||Results (Watford names & scores first)|
Sat 6 May
WON 5-2 [hoops: 94 - 98](Net index points: +72)
Mon 29 May
WON 4-3 [hoops: 107 - 102](Net index points: +8)
Wed 12 Jul
|Camerton & Peasedown||Away||
WON 4-2 [hoops: 101 - 89](Net index points: +36)
Mon 21 Aug
|Guildford & Godalming||Home|
Matches start at 10.00 am unless otherwise indicated.