The Groups, Quarter-finals and Semi-finals of the Veterans tournament were played this week. There were 16 entries split into 4 groups of 4 with the top 2 in each group progressing to the knockout stages. The qualifiers from the group were generally as anticipated.
The Quarter-finals saw wins for Tony Collins over Ray Goulding, David Lloyd (Wal) beat Mark Edmunds, Mark Farrow beat Roger Grech and David D Lloyd (Eng) beating Nigel Gore.
The Semi-finals saw the number one seed, Tony Collins progress to the final with a tense 5 set win over David Lloyd(Wal) 11-8, 4-11, 11-4, 10-12, 12-10. The other semi-final saw Mark Farrow reach his second tournament final with a straight sets win over team mate David D Lloyd(Eng).
Therefore, it will be Tony Collins v Mark Farrow to decide the Veterans champion and will be played on Tuesday 28th March (Finals Night).