The Tom Morris League Championship

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This annual event decides Natcor's Champion for the year. The players finishing top and bottom of each division are promoted or relegated respectively for the following year.

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2017/18 Tom Morris League Championship 08/12/2017 - 08/10/2018

(Bold indicates played with the black pieces)

   Premier Division 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Tot.
1 Marc Wakeham   1 0 1 ½ 0 0
2 Alan Beresford 0   0   0 0 0 0
3 Jim Garvock 1 1   1 ½ ½ ½
4 Jerry Cope 0   0   0 0 0 0
5 Stephen Bailey ½ 1 ½ 1   ½ 0
6 Colin Truelove 1 1 ½ 1 ½   ½
7 Peter Dudeney 1 1 ½ 1 1 ½   5

 Peter Dudeney wins this tournament taking the title 'Tom Morris Champion of Natcor' from Colin Truelove.

   First Division 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Tot.
1 Chris Martin   ½   0 1 0  
2  Andrew Allport ½   0 0 ½ 0 ½
3  Paul Pope   1   ½ 1 ½ ½
4  Richard Webster 1 1 ½   1 ½ 1 5
5  Colin Hipwell 0 ½ 0 0   0 1
6  Colin Lyne 1 1 ½ ½ 1   1 5
7  Phil Drury   ½ ½ 0 0 0   1

 Colin Lyne wins this division on tie-break having the better record as Black. Colin is crowned 'League Champion'.

   Second Division 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Tot.
1  Gordon Barron   1 0 0 0 ½ 0
2  Pat Sutcliffe 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
3  Paul Dahlgren 1 1   0 0 ½ 1
4  David Waud 1 1 1   ½ 1 1
5  Russell Finch 1 1 1 ½   1 1
6  Anthony Thistlewood ½ 1 1 ½ 0   1 4
7  Graham Mill-Wilson 1 1 0 0 0 0   2

 David Waud wins the Second Division title on tie-break, having the better record as Black.

   Third Division 1 2 3 4 5 Tot.
1  John Walker   0 0 0 1 1
2  Eddy Bishop 1   1 1 1 4
3  John Owens 1 0   ½ 0
4  Philip Swindells 1 0 ½   1
5  Ian Fawcett 0 0 1 0   1

Eddy Bishop wins the Third Division with an unblemished record.