MSC League (August 19, 2006)

at Milpitas, California

Table 1

Name Ming Michael Jim Nelson Gary Result Place
Ming Zhang x 3:0 3:1 3:1 3:1 4:0 1
Michael Sung   x 3:1 2:3 3:2 2:2 3
Jim Chai     x 0:3 3:0 1:3 4
Nelson Yu       x 3:0 3:1 2
Gary Fang         x 0:4 5
 

Table 2

Name Wayne Cheong Henry Barry James Dan Result Place
Wayne Lo x 0:3 3:1 3:0 3:1 3:0 4:1 2
Cheong Tse   x 3:1 3:1 3:2 3:0 5:0 1
Henry Sit     x 1:3 3:1 3:0 2:3 4
Barry Or       x 3:0 3:1 3:2 3
James Nguyen         x 0:3 0:5 6
Dan Lin         x 1:4 5
 
  • Cheong had an unbelievable comeback against James. Down 8:10 in the fifth, Cheong had two great points to deuce the game and eventually won the match.

Table 3

Name Ken Michael Hung-Jen Danny Radu Result Place
Ken Ngo x 3:2 3:2 3:1 3:1 4:0 1
Michael Hsing   x 3:2 1:3 3:1 2:2 3
Hung-Jen Hung     x 2:3 3:1 1:3 4
Danny Hui       x 3:1 3:1 2
Radu Licea         x 0:4 5
 
  • Ken should have won the table easily since he should have played table 2 based on rating, right? Not so fast! It turned out that there was no easy win for him, especially against Michael and Hung-Jen. Both matches went to the fifth game.

Table 4

Name Aaron Xin  Crystal Mike Jerome Result Place
Aaron Hui x 3:0 1:3 3:1 3:0 3:1 1
Xin Jiang   x 3:2 0:3 2:3 1:3 4
Crystal Liu     x 1:3 1:3 1:3 5
Mike Fong       x 1:3 2:2 3
Jerome Poon         x 3:1 2
 
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Ming Zhang

Cheong Tse
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Ken Ngo

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Aaron Hui