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|Posted: Mon Mar 29, 2004 4:54 pm Post subject: Tournament of Challenge Results (Prelims)
|Date: 11/12/01 10:18 PM Eastern Standard Time
From: HOST PCG Esper
The following is a summary account of the Tournament of Challenge, held November 11, 2001, as observed by official Etherean Esperwind.
Seven had entered their names. Of those, five did appear to do battle: Illusia Marcine, Ghervat, Marzan, Cory(XHavoickX), and Tim Enralyte.
The first round of duels saw the favored Illusia Marcine with the bye. Marzan faced off against Ghervat, and Tim did battle with Cory. In this first round, Ghervat defeated Marzan, 5-2, in 11 rounds, and Cory defeated Tim, 5-3, in 9.
The second round of duels saw Tim Enralyte with the bye. Illusia battled against Ghervat and Marzan squared off against Cory. At the end, Marzan triumphed over Cory, 5.5-2, in 16 rounds, and Ghervat won over Illusia, 5-1.5, in 7 rounds. Cory, with two losses, was eliminated.
The third round of duels paired Ghervat against Tim, and Illusia against Marzan. The results of the third round wer Ghervat over Tim, 5-2, in 7 rounds, and Marzan over Illusia, 5-2.5, in 14 rounds. Illusia, with two losses, was eliminated.
The fourth round of duels saw Emeritus Marzan with the bye, and Tim pitted against Ghervat. After twelve, Ghervat suceeded against Tim, 5.5-3.5.
In the final matchup of the night. Marzan and Ghervat struggled against one another for fifteen full rounds, with the lead being exchanged eight times. In the end, Ghervat emerged victorious, 6.5-5.5.
Thus did Ghervat win the Tournament of Challenge and earn the right to face Archmage Will Wulfson for the throne and Citadel.