HISTORY

The World International Doubles Championships have been held five times, and Doubles has been included in every Commonwealth Games since 1998 in Malaysia.

YEAR CITY COUNTRY
2017 Manchester England
2016 Darwin Australia
2006 Melbourne Australia
2004 Chennai India
1997 Hong Kong Hong Kong

World International Doubles Championships

2017, Manchester

Women’s Final:
[1] Joelle King/Amanda Landers-Murphy (Nzl) 2-1 [5] Jenny Duncalf/Alison Waters (Eng) 9/11, 11/1, 11/10 (46m)

Mixed Final:
[1] Paul Coll/ Joelle King (Nzl) 2-1 [5] Daryl Selby/Alison Waters (Eng) 11/8, 9/11, 11/6 (47m)

Men’s Final:
[2] Ryan Cuskelly/Cameron Pilley (Aus) 2-0 [1] Alan Clyne/Greg Lobban (Sco) 11/6, 11/3 (34m)

2016, Darwin

Women’s Final:
[3] Joelle King/Amanda Landers-Murphy (Nzl) 2-0 [2] Rachael Grinham/Donna Urquhart (Aus) 11-7, 11-4 (20m)

Mixed Final:
[3] Paul Coll/Joelle King (Nzl) 2-0 [2] Saurav Ghosal & Dipika Pallikal (Ind) 11-8, 11-8 (34m)

Men’s Final:
[2] Alan Clyne/Greg Lobban (Sco) 2-0 [4] Zac Alexander/David Palmer (Aus) 11-8, 11-4 (33m

2006, Melbourne

Men’s Final:
[1] Anthony Ricketts/Stewart Boswell (Aus) 3-2 [2] Dan Jenson/Joe Kneipp (Aus) 7/9, 4/9, 9/4, 9/7, 9/5
Women’s Final:
[3/4] Shelley Kitchen/Tamsyn Leevey (Nzl) 3-0 [5/8] Robyn Cooper/Sarah Fitz-Gerald (Aus) 9/6, 10/8, 9/6
Mixed Final:
[1] Rachael Grinham/Joe Kneipp (Aus) 3-1 [5/8] Amelia Pittock/Cameron Pilley (Aus) 9/6, 9/1, 5/9, 9/4

2004, Chennai

Men’s  Final:
Byron Davis/Cameron White (Aus) 3-1  Ritwik Bhattacharya/Saurav Ghosal (Ind) 9/4, 9/3, 8/9, 9/7 (73m)
Women’s Final :
Natalie Grinham/Rachael Grinham (Aus) 3-0 Louise Crome/Lara Petera (Nzl) 9/7, 9/4, 9/2 (29m)
Mixed Final :
David Palmer/Rachael Grinham (Aus)3-0 Shelley Kitchen/Glen Wilson (Nzl) 11/8, 9/8, 9/8 (45m)

1997, Hong Kong

Men’s Final:
Chris Walker/Mark Cairns (Eng) 2-0 Dan Jenson/Craig Rowland (Aus) 15/11, 15/13
Women’s Final:
Leilani Joyce/Philippa Beams (Nzl) 2-0 Cassie Jackman/Sue Wright (Eng) 15/4, 15/12
Mixed Final:
Dan Jenson/Liz Irving (Aus) 2-0 Chris Walker/Cassie Jackman (Eng) 15/9, 15/12

Full WSF Doubles Records (pdf)

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Commonwealth Games

2014, Scotland

Men’s Final:
[2] Palmer & Pilley (AUS) 2-1 [1] Grant & Matthew (ENG)  10-11, 11-7, 11-9 (80m)
Men’s Bronze:
[3] Selby & Willstrop (ENG) 2-0 [4] Clyne & Leitch (SCO) 11-9, 11-7 (79m)

Mixed Final:
[3] Grinham & Palmer (AUS) 2-0 [4] Waters & Barker (ENG)  11-8, 11-10 (48m)
Mixed Bronze:
[1] Brown & Pilley (AUS) 2-1 [2] King & Knight (NZL)  8-11, 11-9, 11-8 (78m)

Women’s final:
[5] Chinappa & Pallikal (IND) 2-0 [1] Duncalf & Massaro (ENG)  11-6, 11-8 (28m)
Women’s Bronze:
[3] Beddoes &  Waters (ENG) 2-0 [2] Brown & Grinham (AUS)  11-3, 11-5 (23m)

2010, India

Men’s Final:
[1] Adrian Grant & Nick Matthew (ENG) bt [2] Stewart Boswell & David Palmer (AUS)
11/9, 6/11, 11/5
Bronze medal play-off:
[4] Ryan Cuskelly & Cameron Pilley (AUS) bt [5] Alan Clyne & Harry Leitch (SCO)
11/5, 11/7
Women’s Final:
[4] Jaclyn Hawkes & Joelle King (NZL) bt [3] Jenny Duncalf & Laura Massaro (ENG)
11/9, 11/10
Bronze medal play-off:
[1] Kasey Brown & Donna Urquhart (AUS) bt [2] Lisa Camilleri & Amelia Pittock (AUS)
11/4, 10/11, 11/5
Mixed Final:
[1] Kasey Brown & Cameron Pilley (AUS) bt [11] Joelle King & Martin Knight (NZL)
8/11, 11/7, 11/5
Bronze medal play-off:
[3] Nicol David & Ong Beng Hee (MAS) bt [8] Donna Urquhart & David Palmer (AUS)
11/9, 11/6

2006, Melbourne

Men’s Final:
[2] Lee Beachill & Peter Nicol (ENG) bt [1] Stewart Boswell & Anthony Ricketts (AUS)
7/9, 9/7, 9/1, 10/8 (143m)
Women’s Final:
[1] Natalie Grinham & Rachael Grinham (AUS) bt [2] Shelley Kitchen & Tamsyn Leevey (NZL)
1/9, 9/4, 9/3, 9/3 (57m)
Mixed Final:
[3] Natalie Grinham & Joseph Kneipp (AUS) bt [4] Vicky Botwright & James Willstrop (ENG)
6/9, 9/6, 9/5, 9/6 (60m)

2002, Manchester

Men’s Doubles Champions: Peter Nicol & Lee Beachill (Eng)
Women’s Doubles Champions:  Carol Owens & Leilani Rorani (Nzl)
Mixed Doubles Champions:  Glen Wilson & Leilani Rorani (Nzl)

1998, Kuala Lumpur

Men’s Doubles Champions:  Paul Johnson & Mark Chaloner (Eng)
Women’s Doubles Champions:  Cassie Jackman & Sue Wright (Eng)
Mixed Doubles Champions:  Craig Rowland & Michelle Martin (Aus)

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