The South East Open Championships
Horsham, Saturday 28th August 2021
STOP PRESS Dave Butler did the double at the South East Open Championships, winning his fourth regional Singles title and his fourth regional Doubles title, this time with Bart Callaghan, master i/c Fives at Christ’s Hospital.
Report to follow
1st round: D Butler bt W Hanley 11-6, 11-0; M Suddaby bt C Davey 11-9, 11-5; O Arnold bt J Sumner 11-2, 11-1; S Russell bt E Hatton 11-6, 11-3; T Watkinson bt L Mathias 11-2, 11-5; R Whitehorn bt A Chai 11-6, 11-2; D Law bt D Grant 2-0 ret.
Quarter-finals: Butler bt Suddaby 11-2, 11-4; Arnold bt Russell 11-3, 7-11, 11-8; Watkinson bt Whitehorn 11-4, 11-3; L Keates bt Law 11-7, 10-12, 11-3
Semi-finals: Butler bt Arnold 11-1, 11-8; Watkinson bt Keates 11-7, 11-7
Final: Butler bt Watkinson 11-7, 11-5
Plate: 1st Chai; 2nd Sumner; 3rd Davey
Group 1: 1st Hatton & Whitehorn: 2nd Davey & Watkinson; 3rd Arnold & Hanley; 4th Chai & Mathias
Group 2: 1st Law & Russell; 2nd Butler & B Callaghan; 3rd Keates & Suddaby; 4th Mathias & Sumner
Semi-finals: Butler & Callaghan bt Hatton & Whitehorn 15-5; Law & Russell bt Davey & Watkinson 15-9
Final: Butler & Callaghan bt Law & Russell 15-8
Plate: Keates & Suddaby bt Arnold & Hanley 15-12
Silver again. And rankings points!
New names on the Doubles trophy!
Durham reunited for Silver!
Doubles Plate winners
And the Singles Plate winner