In the 6th and final round the top board clash between the leader Sergey Beryozkin and David O’Connell resulted in a hard fought draw. Tony Fox won on board 2 against Liam Hearns. This meant a tie for first between Sergey & Tony. Tony had the better tiebreak and is the club champion for 2019 and holds the Sergeant Carroll Trophy for the year. The prize winners were as follows:

1st – 2nd: Tony Fox & Sergey Beryozkin

Under 1100 Grading Prize: Luke Thornton

Best unrated Grading Prize: Eoin Smyth.

The 6th round results and the final standings are shown below:

Round 6 Results

No Name            Rating Total  Result   Name           Rating  Total

 1 O'Connell, David  1642 [4]     .5:.5   Beryozkin, Sergey 1678 [4.5]
 2 Hearns, Liam      1785 [3.5]    0:1    Fox, Tony         1985 [4]  
 3 Lohan, Martin     1626 [3.5]    +:-    Butler, Eddie     1769 [3]  
 4 Thornton, Luke    638  [3]      0:1    Jackson, Peter    1634 [3]  
 5 Murphy, Peter          [2]      0:1    Cassidy, Paul     1720 [2]  
 6 Smyth, Eoin            [2]      0:1    Farrell, Liam     1041 [2]  
 7 Daly, Richard     902  [2]      1:0    O'Shea, Danny          [2]  
 8 O'Boyle, Paddy         [1]      0:1    O'Reilly, Dermot  726  [1.5]
 9 Smith, Bernard         [.5]     1:0    BYE                         
10 Vellamurphy, Finn 1060 [.5]     0:0    BYE

Final Standings

Place Name                Rating Score M-Buch. Buch. Progr.

 1-2  Fox, Tony             1985 5        16.0  24.0   17.0
      Beryozkin, Sergey     1678 5        14.5  22.0   19.5
 3-4  O'Connell, David      1642 4.5      13.5  20.0   15.5
      Lohan, Martin         1626 4.5      12.0  18.5   13.0
  5   Jackson, Peter        1634 4        12.5  19.0   14.0
  6   Hearns, Liam          1785 3.5      13.5  21.0   14.0
7-11  Butler, Eddie         1769 3        15.5  21.0   15.0
      Cassidy, Paul         1720 3        12.5  17.5   10.0
      Thornton, Luke        638  3        12.0  17.5   10.0
      Farrell, Liam         1041 3        10.5  15.0   10.0
      Daly, Richard         902  3        10.0  16.5    8.0
 12   O'Reilly, Dermot      726  2.5      10.0  14.0    7.0
13-15 Smyth, Eoin                2        14.0  21.0    9.0
      O'Shea, Danny              2        12.0  18.0    9.5
      Murphy, Peter              2        10.0  15.0    6.0
 16   Smith, Bernard             1.5      11.0  16.0    2.0
 17   O'Boyle, Paddy             1        11.5  17.0    6.0
 18   Vellamurphy, Finn     1060 0.5      12.5  18.0    3.0

Cross Table

No  Name              Feder Rtg  1    2    3    4    5    6  

1.  Fox, Tony                    8:W  6:W  5:L  7:W 11:W  2:W
2.  Hearns, Liam                 9:D 12:W  4:D 10:W  5:D  1:L
3.  Butler, Eddie               10:W 16:W  7:W  5:L  6:L  8:-
4.  Cassidy, Paul               11:W  7:L  2:D  8:L 18:D 14:W
5.  Beryozkin, Sergey           13:W 17:W  1:W  3:W  2:D  6:D
6.  O'Connell, David            14:W  1:L 13:W 15:W  3:W  5:D
7.  Jackson, Peter              15:W  4:W  3:L  1:L 10:W 13:W
8.  Lohan, Martin                1:L  9:W   :D  4:W 15:W  3:+
9.  Vellamurphy, Finn            2:D  8:L 15:-   :L   :L   :L
10. Farrell, Liam                3:L 14:W 16:W  2:L  7:L 15:W
11. Daly, Richard                4:L 15:L 12:W 14:W  1:L 17:W
12. O'Reilly, Dermot              :D  2:L 11:L 18:W 13:L 16:W
13. Thornton, Luke               5:L 18:W  6:L 16:W 12:W  7:L
14. Murphy, Peter                6:L 10:L 18:W 11:L 16:W  4:L
15. Smyth, Eoin                  7:L 11:W  9:+  6:L  8:L 10:L
16. O'Boyle, Paddy                :W  3:L 10:L 13:L 14:L 12:L
17. O'Shea, Danny               18:W  5:L   :D   :D   :L 11:L
18. Smith, Bernard              17:L 13:L 14:L 12:L  4:D   :W