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Jacob Carr won the Ripon Rowels Singles Cup

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18 April 2010 (GC)

Jacob Carr won the Ripon Rowels Single Cup, narrowly beating Samantha Thompson in the final by 10 - 8

Eight players attended the event with all playing all in two games. One brave fellow, Stuart Arthur, was in his first tournament having only started playing the game on the previous Monday!

Four rounds were played on the Saturday with the overnight leader being Fergus Thompson. Three further rounds were played on Sunday.

The top four went into the semi-final which was a 19 point game.

Jacob Carr played Freda Vitty and won 10-5.
Samantha Thompson played Fergus Thompson and grabbed victory at the 19th hoop 10-9.

Jacob Carr and Samantha Thompson played a 19 point game final.

Samantha took a two hoop advantage halfway through the game but Jacob fought back, eventually winning 10-8.


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