2004 British Open Shogi Championships - Results


Report:

The 2004 British Open Shogi Championships were held on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd May at Parkside Community College in Cambridge, UK, as part of the MSO Cambridge 2004 weekend. We hope to again be part of MSO Cambridge in 2005.

Special thanks are due to MSO Cambridge for allowing us to share their venue.


Prizes:

2004 British Open Shogi Championships
British Open Champion: Kazuo Chiba - 5 wins
Runner-up and British Champion: Dave Faldon - 4 wins
3rd place: Peter Hingley - 3 wins
Blitz Shogi Knockout Tournament
Winner: Dave Faldon


British Open Shogi Championships Final Table and Results:


No.   Player's name (Country)       Grade     Pl.  W.   SOS   Results                                                
---   ------------------------     ------     --- ---  ----  -------------------  
 1.   Kazuo Chiba (JP/GB)           4-kyu      5   5    10    5+  4+  3+  2+  6+
 2.   Dave Faldon (GB)              3-kyu      5   4    11    3+  6+  4+  1-  5+
 3.   Peter Hingley (GB/DE)         7-kyu      5   3    12    2-  5+  1-  6+  4+
 4.   Justin Hollingworth (GB)      8-kyu      5   2    13    6+  1-  2-  5+  3-
 5.   Stuart Patterson (GB)         7-kyu      5   1    14    1-  3-  6+  4-  2-
 6.   John Turrent (GB/JP)          5-kyu      5   0    15    4-  2-  5-  3-  1-
---   ------------------------     ------     --- ---  ----  -------------------

Blitz Shogi Knockout Tournament Results (8 minutes + no byoyomi):


                     Dave Faldon -----+
                                      +- Dave Faldon -+
                    Peter Hingley ----+               |
                                                      +- Dave Faldon
                 Justin Hollingworth -+               |
Phil Holland -+                       +- Kazuo Chiba -+
              +----- Kazuo Chiba -----+             
Kazuo Chiba --+


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