Premier Two Red 2019

There are twenty-four contestants for the 2019 Bristol Premier League Division Two season, seventeen of whom remain in the division from last season, while four have been relegated from Premier One, and three have gained automatic promotion from Premier Three.
Those 24 players have been arranged into two parallel divisions of twelve, Premier Two Blue and Premier Two Red, ordered as per their finishing positions last year.
In each division players play each other twice in 11-point matches giving a total of twenty-two matches each, in a season spanning the eleven months from January to November.
Players arrange their own fixtures, at mutually acceptable venues and times, with Bristol Backgammon's Monday and Thursday sessions being prime opportunities.

Premier Two Red

League table as at March 21st

PldWonLostForAgstAv.DiffPensPts
Gary Plant86278651.625018
Steve Morris105593860.700015
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Rufus Rozelaar75266650.143114
Richard Owsley74364580.857012
Paul Watts53241410.00009
Cliff Blofield8356669-0.37509
Pearl Foster5234348-1.00006
Ian Tarr5233744-1.40006
Jon Organ4133042-3.00003
Simon Hughes41338350.75012
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Peter Thistlewood000000.00000
Carwyn Jenkins101711-4.00000

Complete results record

PLAYER25 PAID?vs P Wattsvs P Th'woodvs I Tarrvs R Rozel'rvs G Plantvs R Owsleyvs J Organvs S Morrisvs C Jenkinsvs S Hughesvs P Fostervs C Blof'ld
Cliff BlofieldYES...8-113-11..6-1111-7.11-4XXX
Pearl FosterYES..11-5.7-1111-10....XXX.
Simon HughesNo...10-11.11-2.9-11.XXX..
Carwyn JenkinsYES........XXX...
Steve MorrisYES9-11..11-24-1111-8.XXX...11-6
Jon OrganYES..8-11.11-93-11XXX.....
Richard OwsleyYES11-5....XXX.11-9.11-8..
Gary PlantYES....XXX.11-811-10...3-11
Rufus RozelaarNo9-11.11-9XXX...11-7...11-10
Ian TarrYES1-11.XXX.........
Peter ThistlewoodYES.XXX..........
Paul WattsYESXXX.3-11.........

Scores in parentheses are from adjourned matches.

League fees amounting to 250 have been paid so far.


Next checkpoint

March 31st

Number of matches to be played:

To keep up with the Advisory Schedule: 8

To avoid Penalty Points: 6

To avoid expungement from the League: 3


Chronological results list:
Jan 13: Cliff Blofield beat Carwyn Jenkins 11-7.
Jan 22: Pearl Foster beat Ian Tarr 11-5.
Jan 24: Steve Morris beat Richard Owsley 11-8; Richard Owsley beat Steve Morris 11-9.
Jan 26: Cliff Blofield beat Pearl Foster 11-4.
Jan 31: Simon Hughes beat Richard Owsley 11-2.
Feb 2: Rufus Rozelaar beat Cliff Blofield 11-8; Rufus Rozelaar beat Cliff Blofield 11-10.
Feb 5: Steve Morris beat Rufus Rozelaar 11-2; Rufus Rozelaar beat Steve Morris 11-7.
Feb 7: Richard Owsley beat Simon Hughes 11-8.
Feb 8: Paul Watts beat Rufus Rozelaar 11-9.
Feb 13: Gary Plant beat Steve Morris 11-4; Gary Plant beat Steve Morris 11-10.
Feb 21: Steve Morris beat Simon Hughes 11-9.
Feb 22: Jon Organ beat Gary Plant 11-9.
Mar 1: Gary Plant beat Pearl Foster 11-7.
Mar 2: Pearl Foster beat Richard Owsley 11-10.
Mar 7: Steve Morris beat Cliff Blofield 11-6; Steve Morris beat Cliff Blofield 11-6; Richard Owsley beat Paul Watts 11-5.
Mar 10: Paul Watts beat Ian Tarr 11-1; Ian Tarr beat Paul Watts 11-3.
Mar 11: Gary Plant beat Jon Organ 11-8.
Mar 12: Rufus Rozelaar beat Ian Tarr 11-9.
Mar 13: Gary Plant beat Pearl Foster 11-10; Ian Tarr beat Jon Organ 11-8.
Mar 14: Richard Owsley beat Jon Organ 11-3.
Mar 16: Gary Plant beat Cliff Blofield 11-3; Cliff Blofield beat Gary Plant 11-3.
Mar 18: Rufus Rozelaar beat Simon Hughes 11-10.
Mar 21: Paul Watts beat Steve Morris 11-9.


Projected use of Premier Two prize pool (2019)


When Premier Two Blue and Red entry fees have all been paid, they will give a total Premier Two prize fund of 600.
The table below gives an estimate of how that money will be apportioned.
PurposeDiv.2
Blue
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Div.2
Red
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Administration fee60
Engraving and
mementoes
40
Premier 2
Champion
160
Premier 2
Runner-up
110
Cash 2nd prize7070
Cash 3rd prize4545


Premier Two rules and formats
Premier Two Blue current positions
Premier One current positions
Premier Two history
Premier League entrants 2019
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