The 23rd monthly tournament at LRTTC concluded today at the Jim Dailey Fitness and Aquatic Center.  Thanks to all players who made it a great day for table tennis!  Congrats to the winners!

The final list of entries included 7 players:  Mike, Siva, Kedar, Charlie, Pramod, Suresh, and Megha.

The initial round robin consisted of 2 groups:

  • Group A - Mike, Charlie, Suresh, and Megha
  • Group B - Siva, Kedar, and Pramod.

Mike and Charlie claimed first and second place in Group A.  Siva won first place and Kedar second place in Group B.  These 4 players advanced to the Division A Single Elimination.

Suresh, Megha, and Pramod advanced to the Division B Single Elimination.

In Division A, Mike defeated Kedar and Siva beat Charlie in the semifinals.  In the finals, Mike won over Siva.

In Division B, Pramod defeated Megha and Suresh received a bye in the semifinals.  In the finals, Pramod claimed a victory over Suresh.

Final Places:

  • Group A Round Robin
    • 1st:  Mike
    • 2nd: Charlie
    • 3rd:  Suresh
    • 4th:  Megha
  • Group B Round Robin
    • 1st:  Siva
    • 2nd: Kedar
    • 3rd: Pramod
  • Division A Single Elimination
    • 1st:  Mike
    • 2nd: Siva
  • Division B Single Elimination
    • 1st:  Pramod
    • 2nd: Suresh

The results have been recorded in Zermelo software and submitted/processed at RatingsCentral.com.

Here are links to items from today:

  • Photos on LRTTC Google+ Page

Sincerely,

Team LRTTC

 

Welcome to the November 2015 monthly tournament hosted at LRTTC.

Current Player Entries:  (Entries are updated periodically as they are received.)

   Player Name Entry Fee RatingsCentral.com
1.  Charlie Brooks  $5.00  1048±60
2.  Kedar Jambhekar  $5.00  1467±78 
3.  Suresh Kannan  $5.00  980±90  
4.  Mike Lauro  $5.00  1889±84 
5.  Siva Soora  $10.00  1566±92
6.  Pramod Nelluri  $5.00  871±92
7.  Megha Nelluri  $5.00  321±126
  Total Entry Fees  $40.00  

 

What:  LRTTC monthly Tournament.  Our 22nd regular monthly tournament since June 2013.

Where:  LRTTC playing facility at the Jim Dailey Fitness & Aquatic Center, 300 South Monroe St., Little Rock, AR 72204. 

When:  Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Format:  Giant Round Robin

Tournament web page:  http://lrttc.org/play/monthly-lrttc-tournaments/284-monthly-tournament-november-14-2015

DEADLINE TO ENTER:  Deadline to register is Friday at 7:00pm (evening before tournament).  No guarantees for entries received after this time. However we will try to accommodate all entry requests. 

HOW TO ENTER: send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  If you are reading this in an email from LRTTC, you may reply to this email with your entry request.  Alternatively, to enter the tournament you may contact any of the LRTTC board:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Entry fee must be paid prior to or on the day of tournament prior to play.  Only cash or check will be accepted.  No debit/credit cards.  

Player eligibility:  Arkansas residents only.

Entry Fee:  Entry fee is $5 for LRTTC current subscribers and juniors under 18 years of age, $10 for everyone else.

Schedule:  Registration, set-up, and warm-up starts at or before 10:00 a.m.

Prizes:  To be determined.

Official Tournament Balls:  Orange Nittaku 3-star Premium 40mm celluloid balls.

Clothing:  Please wear shirts where the main color is not the color of the ball being used in a match. White shirts, orange shirts, and shirts with distracting designs are discouraged.

League/Club Ratings:  RatingsCentral.com ratings will be used for seedings.  These ratings will be updated after the tournament.

Games: Best 3 out of 5.

Rules:  All USATT rules apply.

Code of Conduct:  Jim Dailey Fitness & Aquatic Center conduct code posted at the center applies to everyone using the facility. Please be familiar with these rules before playing.  Unsportsmanlike conduct and profanity is strictly prohibited and will not be tolerated.

Certified Club Umpires:  Mike Lauro, Jeff Pratt

Tournament Director: Mike Lauro

Tournament Software:  Zermelo (results submitted to RatingsCentral.com).

LRTTC RatingsCentral.com Tournament History:  Events Sponsored by LRTTC.

Post-Tournament Report:  Tournament report with results and photos, if available, will be posted online after the tournament.

Next LRTTC monthly tournament:  Saturday, December 5, 2015 is Annual Friends of India Tournament; Saturday, Decembr 12, 2015 is regular LRTTC monthly tournament.

Next Arkansas USATT-Sanctioned tournament:  Arkansas Closed in early 2016.