2. Draughts News

2.1 British 2018

posted Jun 21, 2018, 2:49 AM by Kooka Burra   [ updated Jun 30, 2018, 3:46 AM ]

British Open 2018

GM Shane McCosker, the British Open winner 2018 being presented with the winner’s trophy and Slade Shield by Margaret Inkster.

The 2018 British Open 2018 was held at the Spectrum Centre, Inverness on the 16-20 April 2018.   The event was arranged by Lamont Inkster and Graham Young was the referee.  

Results 
1st  - Shane McCosker
2nd - Colin Young
3rd - Tom Watson

Results Intermediate Section
1st  - Ken Lovell
2nd - Addie Harper
3rd - Billy Kelly


2.2 English 2017

posted May 14, 2017, 5:46 AM by James Reade   [ updated Jun 23, 2018, 3:08 AM by Kooka Burra ]

2.2 English Open 2017


Frank Moran
English Open Winner 2017

Played at Dorset House, Isle of Wight from 17 to 21 April.

                                            P         H     ML
             1.     F. Moran         27     171     3
             2.     L. Edwards     27     195     1
             3.     D. Oliphant    18      195
             4.     F. McNally      22     196
             5.     C. Boyle         22     191
             6.     W. Dobbins     22     190
            7.      C. Young         22     180
            8.      K. Lovell         21     160
            9.      P. Breen         20     184
            10.     A. Rose         19     181
            11.     W. Kelly         18     144
            12.     G. Young       17     180     2
            13.     I. Caws          17     154     2
            14.     T. Bedlow      13     156
            15.     T. Kee            13     111

P is game points, H is honour points, ML is mini-league.

Frank Moran beat Lindus Edwards 3-1 in Round 10.
Graham Young and Ian Caws drew 2-2 in Round 9.
The minileagues of players on 22 and 13 points were incomplete.
Tom Kee withdrew after 7 rounds.

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