(left to right) Mikkel Askjær-Friss (2nd), Jasper Germeys (1st), Morten Andersen (3rd)

COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Riichi veteran and newly crowned "Swedish Riichi Champion" Jasper Germeys takes first place at the "Riichi Copenhagen Open 2018" (RERS) scoring 110,400 points, while second place goes to Danish player Mikkel Askjær-Friss with 95,500 points. Overtaking the number four, Swedish player Stefan Persson, by merely 400 points Morten Andersen from Denmark secures the third podium place.

Tina Christensen: "The Swedes felt at home in a cold Copenhagen spring with snowfall. [...] The tournament played out in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere without a single referee call." 

Final results of the Riichi Copenhagen Open 2018 (RCR, RERS), Copenhagen

Place Name Nat. Points
1 Jasper Germeys SWE 110400
2 Mikkel Askjær-Friss DNK 95500
3 Morten Andersen DNK 56400
4 Stefan Persson SWE 56000
5 Anna Zubenko UKR 49800
6 Frank Rostved DNK 20200
7 Claus Christensen DNK 18200
8 Lars Therkelsen DNK 9700
9 Taka Teshima DNK 3700
10 Isabel Bahiano Steenholm DNK -19300
11 Martin Wedel Jacobsen DNK -19600
12 Jesper Nøhr DNK -31500
13 Camilla Bonde Dalsgaard DNK -31700
14 Sebastian Lavallée DNK -32100
15 Freddy Christiansen DNK -33500
16 Sune Thomsen DNK -41200
17 Kim Iversen DNK -42900
18 Shi Hua Chen DNK -50700
19 Tina Christensen DNK -51900
20 Sebastian Vikkelsø Elleholm DNK -65500