This section was dominated by the talented junior, from Crowborough, Amardip Ahluwalia who finished on 5.5 points.
In second place was Jonathan Rubeck, from Hendon, with 4.5 points.
In equal third place were Oliver Finnegan from Loughton, David Millward from Basildon/Writtle and WCM Anum Sheikh from Ilford*. They all scored 4 points.
I awarded the Grading Prize to WCM Anum Sheikh.
There were 17 players competing.
There were joint winners of this section. Junior newcomer Nadhmi Auchi from Barnet and Rahul Kesavan from Maidenhead. They both scored a brilliant 5.5 points and shared the money.
In joint third place were Jeff Fleischer from Croydon* and Robin Lee from Hammersmith. They scored 4.5 points.
I awarded the Grading Prize to longtime loyalist David Buckland, from Cowley Workers. David scored 3.5 points.
There were 21 players competing.