Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Sliders Tour 2014: Matt Lampitt wins in Heckmondwike

Mike Burns, Brian Daley, Matt Lampitt, Brian Butterworth and Dave Allen
The third stage of the Sliders Tour 2014 took place on saturday in Heckmondwike (Yorkshire) with a great field of 21 Open players and 4 juniors. As always, the tournament was played in Swiss system with 5 games for every player. In the end of the day, Matt Lampitt (Valletta SC) won the event with 5 wins and a decisive victory over Mike Burns (Hot Club d'Ecosse) in the last session. Brian Butterworth (SC Anfield Hoppers Z¨Purinch) ended second while Dave Allen was third and Mike Burns fourth.

After three stages, Brian Daley is the leade rof the Sliders Tour 2014 with 242 points while Mike Burns is second (222) and Steve Clarke is third (218).

In the junior section, Connor Bowden took the honors after winning a group stage while Matthew Parnaby was second, Dylan Staples was third and Abbie Staples was fourth.

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FISTF President Alan Collins (white shirt) took part in the tournament

Junior winners

Group picture