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‘Take a break, Suki’

RIA GOODMAN, riagoodman@nationnews.com

Added 23 October 2019

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Ronald “Suki” King.

Barbados draughts champion Ronald “Suki” King should recharge his batteries before re-entering the arena.

That’s the advice being offered by arch-rival Jack Francis following King’s humiliating 8-1 thrashing by Sergio Scarpetta during the recently concluded Three Move Restriction title challenge played at various venues here.

“What I feel Suki should do now is to hang up his gloves for at least two years and come back in 2022. If he does that, then I believe he will be able to recharge his batteries. He has been playing world-class draughts for so long now that I could understand where his so-called tiredness would be coming from mentally, physically, emotionally and psychologically,” he told NATIONSPORT. (RG)

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