Leigh takes Sports Brain title in play-off

A FIVE question play-off saw Queen Hotel’s Gary Leigh claim Todmorden Quiz League Sports Brain individual crown at Jack’s House.

Only six contenstants enytered, with Gary’s Queen team-mates Dave Thomas and Allan Lord being joined by Jack’s House’s Richard Lees and Graham Greenwood, and Woodpecker’s Darrell Sunderland.

After four rounds, Gary on six points led Richard, Graham and Darrell on four with Dave on two. The next four rounds saw a surge by Dave and Allan to get within two points of Gary’s 11 total.

At the end of the scores were: Richard 12, Dave 13, Darrell 14, and Allan 15 with Graham and Gary tied on 17. A five question play-off saw Gary home.