Jamie King won the 2019 Midland Masters to take the trophy and with it a place in the Champion of Champions. He beat Wrockwardine Wood team mate and good friend Stuart Rutter in the final 11 after leading 15-7 on Prees. In the Semi Finals he beat Stuart Perry 14, making the most of an 8-3 and 13-7 lead, while Stuart defeated John Dewey of Stretton Anglesey 18 after leading 12-5 and 14-7. Jamie had his closest call in the Quarter Finals after getting past Adam Jackson 20, with Stuart defeating Gary Beff 14. Jamie had got past the in form Scott Simpson of Willenhall Nordley 14 after beating Ivan Smout 12 and Leigh Burdett 11. Stuart beat Danny Sillitoe 14, Shane Day 17 and Adam Dickerson 7, Scott Simpson had got past Chris Kearns 12 and David Ord 18. John Dewey had beaten Chris Baker of Tanworth in Arden 15, Max Jefferson 9, Pete Farmer 10 and Andy Hughes 11, Andy having beaten John Higgins 17, Joe Melvin 16 and Kerry Morris 15. Dave Semper of Nordley beat Wayne Phillips 18 and Ian Johnson 12 before losing to Gary Beff 15, while Elliot McGuinness of the George beat M&B Cheslyn Hay’s Aaron Tapper 13 before losing out to Stuart Perry 10. Stretton Anglesey pair Andy Milsom and Conor Chamberlain beat Glen Storer 18 and Martin Davies 10 but lost to Wayne Rogers 20 and Adam Jackson 16 respectively.
The league and Summit Garage would like to congratulate Jamie King on his success, he now goes on to play Gary Owen in the Champion of Champions.
Full scores are here.