Scott Mitchell takes Vizcaya Open Title
Scott Mitchell defeated Wayne Warren 6-1 in a convincing final display to win the Vizcaya Open men’s singles on Saturday. The Englishman enjoyed a strong run of form throughout the tournament after a recent 6 week break.
Mitchell defeated Chris Landman 5-0 and Lakeside World Championship semi-finalist Michael Unterbuchner 5-2 on his run to the final before comfortably triumphing over Wales’ Warren.
In the Ladies event, current Lakeside World Champion Lisa Ashton defeated Deta Hedman 6-2 to take the top prize. Both finalists whitewashed their opposition in their respective semi-finals, Hedman defeating Winmau’s Trina Gulliver MBE whilst Ashton brushed aside Aileen de Graaf.
In the pairs events on Friday evening, Tony O'Shea and Gary Robson defeated Jose Sousa and Fidel Corral 5-2 to win the Men's pairs. Lisa Ashton and Heather Lodge took the Ladies title, defeating Trina Gulliver and Paula Jacklin 4-1 in the final.
Trina went a step further in the mixed pairs as she took the title with a 5-3 win with partner Dan Nicholls over Anca Zijlstra and Dean Reynolds.
Date : 04-09-2018