British Lightning Tournament Results

Tournament Name: 
British Lightning
Tournament Date: 
9 April 2010

Part of the 43rd British Go Congress in Edinburgh

The 43rd British Go Congress was held in Scotland's capital city, Edinburgh.

On the Friday evening, 37 players took part in the British Lightning in the Canon's Gait, a public house on the Royal Mile. It was won by Nick Krempel (2 dan London) with 5/5, who beat David Lee (2 dan Dundee) in the final.

74 players took part in the British Open, held at the University Union building, Teviot Row House. Andrew Kay (4 dan Cambridge) won with 6/6. Jon Diamond (4 dan Silver Springs) was in second place with 5/6. Also winning 5 was local player Boris Mitrovic (8 kyu). 17 others won prizes for winning 4 games. The Nippon Club Team Trophy was won by an Edinburgh team consisting of Matthew Crosby, Martha McGill and Yanzhao Zhang.

All games played at normal handicap (15 points komi per grade over 9).

PosnNoNameRankClubCountry12345WinsSOS
11Nick Krempel2dLondonUK20+19+8+9+5+514
22Neil Mitchison1kEdinburghUK24+6+3-12+10+416
33Yunlong Liu3dGlasgowUK30+4+2+14-9+415½
44Michael Webster1kLondonUK7+3-29+20+11+414½
55David Lee2dDundeeUK33+31+16+10+1-413
66Andrew Kay4dCambridgeUK21+2-28+8+19+412½
7Matthew Crosby3dEdinburghUK4-30+32+13+14+412½
88Richard Mullens6kSt AlbansUK18+12+1-6-21+316½
99Stephen Bailey4kWest SurreyUK37+17+11+1-3-315
1010Neil McLean1kElginUK34+14+23+5-2-314
1111Stuart Barthropp2dLondonUK22+15+9-28+4-313½
1212Robby Goetschalckx3kLeuvenBE27+8-19+2-25+313
13Jenny Radcliffe4kDurhamUK32+16-17+7-22+313
14Andrew Thurman7kDurhamUK35+10-33+3+7-313
1515Yanzhao Zhang3kEdinburghUK23+11-21+16-20+312
1616Robert Bagot1dLancasterUK28+13+5-15+...311½
1717Toby Manning2dLeicesterUK26+9-13-31+29+310½
1818Anna Griffiths8kEpsomUK8-29=22-23+36+
1919Pauline Bailey15kWest SurreyUK29+1-12-33+6-214½
2020Jim Clare2dReadingUK1-37+31+4-15-213
2121Yohei Negi3dDundeeUK6-35+15-32+8-212
22Jonathan Chin2dCambridgeUK11-28-18+24+13-212
2323Casey Alexander10kWest SurreyUK15-25+10-18-32+211½
2424Michael Cumpstey2kManchesterUK2-33-34+22-31+29
2525John Cassidy8kLeuvenBE31-23-30+36+12-2
2626Martha McGill3kEdinburghUK17-............03
27Philip Smith5kAltonUK12-............03
2828Richard Bentley3kDurhamUK16-22+6-11-30=13½
2929Geoff Kaniuk3kCambridgeUK19-18=4-34+17-12½
3030David Phillips1dIsle Of ManUK3-7-25-37+28=11½
3131Boris Mitrovic8kEdinburghUK25+5-20-17-24-113
3232Ludan Fang5kLondonUK13-34+7-21-23-112
3333Paul Smith2dCambridgeUK5-24+14-19-...111
3434Fred Holroyd6kMilton KeynesUK10-32-24-29-37+1
3535Olivier Dulac3kGrenobleFR14-21-.........05
3636Yangran Zhang4dLondonUK.........25-18-0
3737Graham Galloway5kEdinburghUK9-20-...30-34-0




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