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2006-12-10
Ron King defends World GAYP Title

Ron King of Barbados successfully defended his World GAYP Title beating Jim Morrison of Kentucky by a score of 3-0 and 18 draws. The match was held December 4-9 at the International Checker Hall of Fame in Petal, MS. The match was sanctioned by WCDF and refereed by Alan Millhone. Special thanks goes to Deloris Walker for the accommodations and for keeping everyone well fed. Prize fund, split 60/40, was $3740, which came from Oldbury fund and donations by V. Niederhoffer, R. Beckwith, A. Millhone, and S. L Green. (Additional comments and daily reports may be found in the ACF forum under "General Discussion.")

Richard Beckwith,
ACF Player Rep