Day ONE : Qualifying begins

2019-02-12T21:50:46+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: 2019, Home, NEWS, TODAY|

The 2019 AJ Bell British Nationals got under way with two rounds of  Men’s Qualifying at Nottingham SRC.

After a few withdrawals there are just a couple of Round One matches at lunchtime, followed by 16 Round Two matches this evening.

There was a solitary seeding upset as BJO U17 runner-up Sam Todd beat 5/8 seed Adam Turner, and one double winner as Bedfordshire’s Gbenga Adeyi’s wins set up a third round meeting with Sam tomorrow.

Men’s Qualifying Round One
Ben Smith (Eng) 3-1 Lewis Anderson (Eng) 11-8, 13-11, 5-11, 11-9 (38m)
Gbenga Adeyi (Eng) 3-1 Paul Broadberry (Eng) 11-7, 9-11, 11-8, 11-3 (33m)

Men’s Qualifying Round Two
[2] Rory Stewart (Sco) 3-0 Ben Smith (Eng) 13-11, 11-4, 11-4 (25m)
Jayden Gough (Wal) 3-1 Matthew Bolt (Eng) 11-5, 11-2, 12-14, 11-1 (32m)
Samuel Hay (Eng) 3-0 Robert Thirst (Eng) 11-6, 11-4, 11-5 (24m)
[5/8] Robert Dadds (Eng) 3-0 Richard King (Eng) 11-4, 11-4, 11-4 (21m)

3/4] Harry Falconer (Eng) 3-1 Tom Bamford (Eng) 11-3, 11-5, 6-11, 11-4 (29m)
Martin Ross (Sco) 3-1 Tom Bailey (Eng) 11-5, 11-3, 12-10 (36m)
Gbenga Adeyi (Eng) v Josh Hall (Eng) 11-2, 11-4, 11-8 (18m)
Sam Todd (Eng) 3-0 [5/8] Adam Turner (Eng) 11-4, 11-4, 11-6 (24m)

[1] Mark Fuller (Eng) 3-0 Oscar Hill (Eng) 11-1, 11-1, 11-4 (21m)
Carlton Oldham (Eng) 3-0 James Wilkinson (Eng) 11-8, 12-10, 11-6 (30m)
Benjamin Sockett 3-0 Mark Toseland (Eng) 11-7, 11-0, 13-11 (23m)
[5/8] Fergus Richards (Sco) 3-0 Nick Ratnarajah (Eng) 11-7, 11-2, 11-8 (26m)

[3/4] Nick Wall (Eng) 3-0 Luke Halliwell (Eng) 11-0, 11-0, 11-1 (13m)
Simon Herbert (Eng) 3-0 Luke Van-Den-Berg (Eng) 11-3, 11-2, 11-3 (17m)
Joshua Owen (Eng) 3-0 Bryn Turk (Eng) 11-3, 11-1, 11-6 (16m)
[5/8] Michael Andrews (Eng) 3-0 Adam Pritchard (Eng) 11-9, 11-4, 11-5 (21m)

Day Two will see qualifying to completion with two rounds in the men’s and women’s events.

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