Congratulations to the following players in the Annual Tournament, who reached the final stages of events as reported by Peter Death, who managed it:
Event 1: Robin Hood Gold Cup. Handicap Singles. Flexible Swiss, followed by knockout.
Semi-finals: Roger Berkeley (11) beat Peter Death (3) +19
Omied Hallam (2) beat Ian Draper (20) +3
Final: Berkeley beat Hallam +25
Event 2: Open Singles. 7 entries. American block followed by play-off.
Play-off: Sanaa Hallam beat John Davis +5 +26tp
Event 3: B Level Singles. Advanced Play. 7 entries. American block followed by play-off.
Play-off: Richard Meacock beat Dave Gunn -23 +14 (Best of 3, with
Richard starting one up, as he was unbeaten in the block)
Event 4: C Level Singles. Ordinary level singles. 4 entries. American block followed by play-off
Final: Roger Berkeley beat Sue Wileman +10
Event 5: D Handicap Singles. Full bisque base 10. 3 entries. Two American blocks, so that each player played the others twice.
Ian Draper (20) was unbeaten in both halves.
Event 6: Handicap Doubles. 7 pairs. Knockout.
Semi-finals: Barbara & Geoff Young beat John Davis & Sue Wileman +26
Sanaa Hallam & Cathy Turski beat Derek Blow & Patricia Duke-Cox +1t
Final: Young & Young beat Hallam & Turski +9