Hyder Trophy 2004

04-06 June, New York

England's Mark Heather captured the 2004 Hyder Trophy at New York's
Sports Club/LA with a straight-games win over New Zealand champion
Daniel Sharplin.

Rescheduled as an invitation event due to a lack of entries for its original earlier date, the event is North-America's longest-running 'softball' tournament.

Final:
[1] Mark Heather  bt [3] Daniel Sharplin  15-11, 15-13, 15-7

Semi-Finals:
[1] Mark Heather bt [4] Clive Leach  15-8, 15-6, 15-8
[3] Daniel Sharplin bt [2] Damian Walker  11-15, 15-10, 15-11, 13-15, 15-12 

Quarter-Finals:
[1] Mark Heather (Eng) bt Jonny Smith (Eng)  13-15, 15-13, 15-9, 15-8
[4] Clive Leach (Eng) bt Richard Chin (Usa) 15-12, 15-12, 15-8
[3] Daniel Sharplin (Nzl) bt Francis Odeh (Ngr) 15-10, 15-5, 11-15, 15-5
[2] Damian Walker (Usa) bt Jude Odeh (Ngr) 12-15, 15-13, 15-14, 15-7

 


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