Ross Broxup is the English Nationals 2017 finalist and rounds out the World Magic Cup team that will be representing England this year. Ross lives in Durham, England.
Duels of the Planeswalkers(2008)
Dragons of Tarkir/Hours of Devastation
Master of the Pearl Trident
Ross had a mental block that whenever he sat across a good player he would lose. He had to get to the point where he understood he had a chance. This came through practice.
Worst Magic Moment
At UK Nationals 2017, Ross picked the wrong strategy in a matchup and lost. The issue was he switched his plan midway through. If you have a plan make sure you have a good reason to switch.
Proudest Magic Moment
Being a finalist at English Nationals 2017.
What Have You Learned From Magic
How to deal with stress.
Ross is working on his technical gameplay. Sequencing and lines of play.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Playing the opponent instead of the game. Learn to focus on the game regardless of who you’re playing against.
How to Effectively Prepare for a Big Event
Ross felt confident with Limited and focused on Constructed. He considered a few options and settled on Mardu Vehicles. He felt good about Limited because he practiced a lot.
Don’t be intimidated or underappreciate who you’re playing against.
Connect With Ross Broxup
Ross can be found in the MTG Pro Tutor Facebook group.
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