After the recent Puzzlefry annual marathon, the judges were comparing notes to determine who finished where. From their notes, can you help them to reconstruct the final result?

    • Matthew Merryman beat Tom Trent and Jimmy James.


    • Peter Piper beat Jimmy James, Tom Trent and Alan Ardman.


    • Zach Zebra lost to Peter Piper.


    • Graham Goodfellow beat Tom Trent


    • Zach Zebra beat Frank Flintbone.


    • Graham Goodfellow lost to Frank Flintbone and Peter Piper.


    • Tom Trent beat Brian Brick.


    • Alan Ardman beat Zach Zebra, Kevin Kingfisher and Graham Goodfellow.


    • Kevin Kingfisher lost to Graham Goodfellow and Matthew Merryman.


    • Brian Brick beat Kevin Kingfisher.


    • Matthew Merryman lost to Alan Ardman and Zach Zebra.


    • Frank Flintbone beat Tom Trent, Matthew Merryman and Brian Brick.


    • Tom Trent lost to Jimmy James and Alan Ardman.


    • Jimmy James beat Graham Goodfellow and Brian Brick.


ravi Expert Asked on 12th July 2015 in Puzzles.
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    Peter Piper
    Alan Ardman
    Zach Zebra
    Frank Flintbone
    Matthew Merryman
    Jimmy James
    Graham Goodfellow
    Tom Trent
    Brian Brick
    Kevin Kingfisher

    rahul Guru Answered on 12th July 2015.
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    Answer: There are 110 squares without a rook.

    There are 60 squares of size 1×1.
    There are 35 squares of size 2×2.
    There are 12 squares of size 3×3.
    There are 3 squares of size 4×4.

    A total of 60 + 35 + 12 + 3 = 110.

    rahul Guru Answered on 12th July 2015.
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