Royston Shogi Tournament - 1987 Results


The Royston Shogi Tournament was held on Saturday 5th September at the Meridian School in Royston, Herts, UK.


The prizes awarded were as follows:

Royston Shogi Tournament
1st - Andrew Keehner - 3 wins - promoted to 12-kyu
2nd - Ray Brooks - 2 wins - provisionally promoted to 2-kyu
(also John Hall promoted to 2-dan by French Shogi Federation after 2nd round win)



1987 Royston Shogi Tournament

Round 1:
Mark Laxton vs John Hall (Lance) 0-1
Ray Brooks vs David Willey 1-0
Phil Holland vs George Hodges jr (Rook) 1-0
Ralph Thompson vs Steven Cain 0-1
Andrew Keehner vs Roger Barnes (Bishop) 1-0
Round 2:
John Hall vs Steven Cain 1-0
Roger Barnes vs David Willey (4 pieces) 0-1
Andrew Keehner vs George Hodges jr (4 pieces) 1-0
Ray Brooks vs Mark Laxton 0-1
Ian Spence vs Ralph Thompson (Lance) 1-0
Round 3:
Ralph Thompson vs John Hall 1-0
George Hodges jr vs Ray Brooks (Bishop) 0-1
Andrew Keehner vs Roger Barnes 1-0
Ian Spence vs Steven Cain (Lance) 0-1
David Willey vs Mark Laxton 1-0

Final Table

Pos. Player's name (Club) Grade Pl. W. SOMS LASOMS
1. Andrew Keehner (London) - junior 15-kyu 3 3 -29 5
2. Ray Brooks (Wales) 3-kyu 3 2 -6 5
3=. Steven Cain (London) 1-dan 3 2 2 3
3=. John Hall (France) 1-dan 3 2 2 3
5. David Willey (London) 2-kyu 3 2 -14 1
6. Mark Laxton (Faversham) 2-kyu 3 1 1 6
7. Ian Spence (Oxford) 2-kyu 2 1 3 5
8. Ralph Thompson (Leeds) 1-dan 3 1 3 4
9. Phil Holland (Royston) 9-kyu 1 1 -5 1
10. George Hodges jr (Bromley) - junior 5-kyu 3 0 -21 7
11. Roger Barnes (London) 12-kyu 3 0 -24 5


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