York 1 star Senior
Lee Tinkler was the sole Bishop Auckland representative at the York Senior 1 star on the 16th November.
Lees day started off by winning the under 21's event Lee beat Beat Jason Tang to take the title, Jason who had beaten lee on the Wednesday in the University's league.
Lee ranked at 253 in England in the senior category, didnt stop after his u21 victory. After winning his group he had Sean Madden ranked at 134, in the last 16. A match which saw Lee win to set up a quarter final with top seeded England number 34 Simon Noutch, after a very tight game Lee scored a fantastic win 12-10 in the 5th to reach the semis going down to Simon Pugh.
Lee however got his revenge in the prize fighter event, beating Simon 3-1 in the semis to set up a re match with Noutch in the final, Simon showed his class and won the match to take home to 1st prize and lee having to settle for the £95 second place.