Third National Singles title for Dan Tristao

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Manchester, Saturday/Sunday 2-3 December 2017

STOP PRESS
Dan Tristao won the 2017 National Singles title in Manchester this weekend, beating long-time rival Will Ellison in yet another tight final. Dan came through in two games, 15-11, 15-11, to win the Jesters Club Cup for the third time.
(Full report to come)

RESULTS
1st round:  D.Tristao (1) bt J.Hanton 15-4, 15-2; O.Arnold bt M.Cavanagh (8) w/o; D.Butler (5) bt B.Jourdan 15-9, 15-2; C.Brooks (4) bt A.George 15-1, 15-0; W.Ellison (3) bt T.Kidner 15-6, 15-0; J.Aquilina (6) bt S.Russell 15-8, 15-4; T.Parker bt M.Shaw (7) 15-11, 4-15, 15-11; E.Kay (2) bt J.Smith 15-2, 15-4
Quarter-finals: Tristao bt Arnold 15-11, 15-6; Brooks bt Butler 15-11, 15-8; Ellison bt Aquilina 15-0, 15-7; Kay bt Parker  15-4, 15-0
Semi-finals: Tristao bt Brooks 16-14, 15-4; Ellison bt Kay 15-12, 15-5
Final: D.C. Tristao bt W.A.Ellison 15-11, 15-11
Plate: O.Arnold bt S.Russell 15-11, 15-4