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Calcutta

Friday April 12th - Saturday Apr 13th

 

THIS EVENT IS FOR ALL PLAYERS WHO CAN PLAY FULL COURT WITH REGULAR BALLS. PLEASE NOTE IT IS NOT INTENDED FOR ADVANCED PLAYERS ONLY, THE FORMAT SUPPORTS INTERMEDIATE PLAYERS AS WELL.

 

  1. 32 players register

  2. A panel of experts will determine a handicap for each player

  3. All players names are placed in a hat.

  4. Partners are drawn from the hat

  5. That is your partner for the tournament (No ifs, ands, or buts)

  6. Your combined handicap is subtracted from your opponents

  7. Players are placed in 1 of 4 flights

  8. You play each team in your flight (3 matches)

  9. You play first to 32 points (the weaker team might start anywhere from 1-25 points up)

  10. Winner of each flight will move through to the semi-finals


 

What is a Calcutta?

 

All players are expected to be at the FrIday, April, 12 for the social drinks and appies.

Auction Process

  1. Teams are drawn

  2. Teams are sold. Anyone can buy any team, including your own. Other player(s) can buy your team, you can form a syndicate, anything goes

  3. Teams are placed in respective flights (special system)

  4. Distribution of POT to still be determined

  5. Owners of winning team receives ?% of POT

Owners of Finalist team receives ?% of POT

Owners of 3rd place team receives ?% of POT

Owners could be expected to give players a share of their winnings

THIS IS A HUGELY FUN EVENT. YOUR GAME ADOPTS THE MOST MAGICAL POWERS.

For $45.00 you get the court fee, appies and light late lunch on Saturday. Play will be from 1:00 - 6:00 pm on Saturday.

 

Please register on the notice board in the lobby only.

Hours of Operation

Monday to Thursday - 8:30am - 10:00pm
Friday to Sunday - 8:30am - 8:00pm

If there are no court bookings, we may close early.


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May 20: 10:00am - 4:00pm

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