The Norman Bond Knockout Tournament
Each NBKO tournament begins with a round of 8 players paired together at random. Each winner goes forward to a second round of 4 players and so on until a tournament winner is found. The winner of each NBKO tournament enters the prestigious NBKO Hall of Fame.
A full explanation of the tournament and playing rules can be viewed here.
(M=Major Game, m=minor game)
|NBKO 166 (17/5/19 - 17/5/20)
|Paul Pope||0-2||Stephen Bailey|
|Andrew Allport||0-2||Marc Wakeham|
|Alan Beresford||2-0||Warren Hibbert|
|Ken Law||½-1½||Stephanie Lawrence|
|NBKO 166 SF1 (17/4/20 - 17/4/21)
|NBKO 166 SF2 (1/5/20 - 1/5/21)
|Alan Beresford||2-0||Stephanie Lawrence|
|NBKO 166 Final (1/1/21 - 31/12/21)
|Alan Beresford||-v-||Marc Wakeham|
|NBKO 168 (16/06/20 - 16/06/22)
|Colin Lyne||2-0||Anthony Thistlewood|
|Rob Taylor||0-2||Marc Wakeham|
|Alan Beresford||0-2||Stephen Bailey|
|Russell Sherwood||2-0||Cornelius Cornes|
|NBKO 168 SF1 (14/9/20 - 13/9/2022)
||1-1 (2 draws)||Marc Wakeham|
|NBKO 168 SF2 (09/11/20 - 8/11/2021)
|NBKO 168 Final (16/05/2021 - 15/05/2022)
|NBKO 169 (01/01/21 - 31/12/21)
|Graham Mill-Wilson||-v-||Ray Cox|
|Shaun Holmes||-v-||Ken Law|
|Marc Wakeham||-v-||Nick Glanvile|
|Colin Lyne||2-0||Stephen Bailey|
We have six names in the hat for NBKO 170. Alan Beresford, Stephen Bailey, Craig Douglas, Ken Law, Stephanie Lawrence and Marc Wakeham.
Just two more names needed to enable the draw to take place so come on guys; first come first served. If you’ve not played a NBKO recently why not give it a go?