1989 British Open Shogi Championships - Results


The 1989 British Open Shogi Championships were held on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th March at the Coombes Community Centre in Royston, Herts, UK. The Championships were fairly well attended, with a total of 16 entrants.


Prizes:

1989 British Open Shogi Championships
British Open Champion - Patrick Donovan - 4 wins
2nd - Les Blackstock - 4 wins - promoted to 1-dan
3rd - Mike Brewer - 4 wins - promoted to 5-kyu
4th - Richard West - 4 wins - promoted to 9-kyu



1989 British Open Shogi Championships

Round 1:
Patrick Donovan vs Stephen Lamb 1-0
Vince West vs Steve Cain 0-1
Graham Denver-Fedder vs Ian Spence 1-0
Anthony Denver-Fedder vs Les Blackstock 0-1
John Lamb vs Mike Coyne (Lance) 0-1
Mike Brewer vs Phil Holland 1-0
Jamie Osmond vs Doug McGown 1-0
Steve Nichols vs Richard West (Rook) 1-0
Round 2:
Steve Cain vs Stephen Lamb 1-0
Graham Denver-Fedder vs Patrick Donovan 0-1
Vince West vs Les Blackstock 1-0
Mike Coyne vs Ian Spence 0-1
John Lamb vs Anthony Denver-Fedder (Lance) 0-1
Doug McGown vs Mike Brewer (Lance) 0-1
Richard West vs Jamie Osmond (Rook+Lance) 1-0
Steve Nichols vs Phil Holland (4 pieces) 1-0
Round 3:
Steve Cain vs Patrick Donovan 0-1
Vince West vs Stephen Lamb 0-1
Les Blackstock vs Ian Spence 1-0
Mike Coyne vs Graham Denver-Fedder 0-1
Mike Brewer vs Anthony Denver-Fedder (Bishop) 1-0
Jamie Osmond vs John Lamb (Lance) 1-0
Richard West vs Doug McGown (Lance) 1-0
Round 4:
Les Blackstock vs Patrick Donovan 1-0
Graham Denver-Fedder vs Stephen Lamb 0-1
Ian Spence vs Steve Cain 0-1
Mike Coyne vs Vince West 0-1
Doug McGown vs Anthony Denver-Fedder (2 pieces) 0-1
Jamie Osmond vs Mike Brewer (Lance) 0-1
Richard West vs John Lamb (Rook+Lance) 1-0
Round 5:
Vince West vs Patrick Donovan 0-1
Ian Spence vs Stephen Lamb 0-1
Les Blackstock vs Steve Cain 1-0
Anthony Denver-Fedder vs Graham Denver-Fedder 1-0
Jamie Osmond vs Mike Coyne (Rook) 1-0
Richard West vs Mike Brewer (2 pieces) 1-0
Doug McGown vs John Lamb (Bishop) 1-0

Final Table

Pos. Player's name (Club) Grade Pl. W. SOMS LASOMS
1. Patrick Donovan (Eastbourne) 1-dan 5 4 -13 13
2. Les Blackstock (London) 1-kyu 5 4 -9 14
3. Mike Brewer (London) 6-kyu 5 4 19.5 15.5
4. Richard West (Royston) 11-kyu 5 4 27.5 16.5
5. Stephen Lamb (Faversham) 3-dan 5 3 -9 -1
6. Anthony Denver-Fedder (Ashford) 2-kyu 5 3 7 11
7. Steve Cain (London) 1-dan 5 3 -13 13
8. Jamie Osmond (London) 7-kyu 5 3 20 14
9. Graham Denver-Fedder (Ashford) 1-kyu 5 2 -9 14
10. Vince West (Reading) 1-kyu 5 2 -14 19
11. Steve Nichols (Lowestoft) 15-kyu 2 2 - -
12. Mike Coyne (Gillingham) 2-kyu 5 1 5 9
13. Doug McGown (Shepperton) 7-kyu 5 1 16 12
14. Ian Spence (Oxford) 1-kyu 5 1 -11 16
15. John Lamb (Faversham) 4-kyu 5 0 17 8
16. Phil Holland (Royston) 5-kyu 2 0 - -


Email: Phil Holland <phil.holland@bcs.org.uk>