James Hopgood Won the Tyneside Advanced Weekend
James Hopgood won the Tyneside Advanced Weekend by winning all his seven games which included four tp's and one tpo.
The Sunday afternoon became a washout from around 2.45pm when a thunderstorm saw the pavilion lawn disappear under some two inches of rainwater and did'nt subside until around 6pm!
James and Dave Maugham continued their final game after the rain cleared on the clock lawn and James won +8tpo, thereby prising the trophy away from the defender.
James Hopgood beat Gail Curry +26tp, Phil Errington +18tp, Stephen Harbron +26tp, Michael Haytack +22, David Maugham +8tpo, Peter McDermott +25tp and Dave Nick +26.
David Maugham beat Phil Errington +24, Stephen Harbron +26tp, Micheld Haytack +18tp, Peter McDermott +26tp and Dave Nick +26tp.
Gail Curry beat Phil Errington +25, Stephen Harbron +17, Michael Haytack +25 and David Maugham +26.
Dave Nick beat Phil Errington +26tp, Michael Haytack +9, Peter McDermott +26tp
Stephen Harbron beat Dave Nick +2 and Derek Watts (in for the injured Peter McDermott) +4t.
Phil Errington beat Michael Haytack +16.
Peter McDermott beat Gail Curry +1t.