Zia wins with de Botton in second. Israel third.
Winners pictured above L-R: L-R: Simon Cope, Peter Crouch, Allison Green (NPC), Anita Sinclair, Zia and Jan Jansma.
Round 9 Butlers and hand results
Round 9 Matchpoints and hand results
Zia is still leading after round 8 (There is an open ruling on the Zia v de Botton match so scores may change.)
Round 8 Butlers and hand results
Round 8 Matchpoints and hand results
The leaders, Zia, and second-placed de Botton are now battling it out in match 8.
Zia v de Botton. CW from left: Thor-Erik Hoftaniska, Jan Jansma, Peter Bertheau, Zia
Zia v de Botton. CW from left: Peter Bertheau, Zia, Thor-Erik Hoftaniska, Jan Jansma,
de Botton v Zia. CW from left Tom Townsend, Peter Crouch, Nick Sandqvist, Simon Cope
de Botton v Zia. CW from leftNick Sandqvist, Simon Cope, Tom Townsend, Peter Crouch
Zia and de Botton have switched places after the last match with Zia in front again by 19 VPs. Gillis is now in third after a big win over Ireland.
Zia and de Botton are now meeting in match 8 – watch the showdown on BBO!
Round 7 Butlers and hand results
Round 7 Matchpoints and hand results
Team de Botton are still out in front after the first match on Sunday. Zia still close behind and Hinden still in third. Gap has widended slightly but it’s all pretty close.
Round 6 Butlers and hand results
Round 6 Matchpoints and hand results
Team de Botton have taken the lead after the fifth match. Zia now second, Hinden still third. All still pretty close though – gap between first and third is only 9 VPs. More tomorrow!
Round 5 Butlers and hand results
Round 5 Matchpoints and hand results