Tournaments

Individual Tournament

The Individual Tournament is now under-way with 8 people in the major category, 8 people in the intermediate category and 16 in the minor. This annual tournament is competing for 3 trophies presented at the AGM, and is split based on grade.

Dates:
The draw took place on Thursday 19th January at the Poole Chess Club.

2017 POOLE CHESS CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS –
KNOCK OUT IN FA CUP STYLE

MAJOR SECTION

1 – SERGIU VS SANDU
2 – OSCAR VS HIRU
3 – CIPRI VS DRAGI
4 – TOBY VS DAVID

WINNER 1 PLAYS 3, WINNER 2 PLAYS 4
FINAL

INTERMEDIATE SECTION

1 – TARIK VS STEPHEN CHAPPELL
2 – ANDRE VS SIMON PATERSON
3 – MIKE RUTTER VS CHRIS AMBROSE
4 – SIMON FOX VS ERIC SACHS

WINNER 1 PLAYS WINNER 3. WINNER 2 PLAYS 4
FINAL

MINOR SECTION

1 – CHRISTINE ROBERTS VS CIARAN SOUTHEY
2 – DEREK CHAPMAN VS MIKE CHADWICK
3 – ADAM VS RADKO
4 – DAVID BURT VS TIM MCCULLAGH
5 – DON HEWSON VS STEVE BAILEY
6 – RICHIE VS IGOR
7 – TONY PRITCHARD VS DAVID LOCKWOOD
8 – PAUL TROWBRIDGE VS SETH RIDER

WINNERS 1 PLAYS 3, WINNER 2 PLAYS 4, WINNER 5 PLAYS 7, WINNER 6 PLAYS 8
3RD ROUND – 1/3 PLAYS 5/7, WINNER 2/4 PLAYS 6/8
FINAL

Rules

RULES
FIRST NAME HAS WHITE IN 1ST ROUND, SECOND/THIRD ROUND, FINAL TOSS OF A COIN OR PIECE.

B & D LEAGUE RULES APPLY INCLUDING TIMES OF GAMES. WE NEED A RESULT ON THE NIGHT SO IF A DRAW IS AGREED PRIOR TO END OF THE TIME CONTROL 10 MINUTE GAME SHOULD BE PLAYED. TOSS OF COIN/PIECE FOR CHOICE OF COLOUR.

Both players have duty to arrange the game. If one player doesn’t turn up for a prearranged game, he/she will automatically be knocked out of the competition.
Games follow standard Bournemouth and District League Quick Play rules – 35 moves in 1:15, extra 15 minutes for all remaining moves.
One game to be played.

DEADLINE FOR GAMES
1ST ROUND BY THE END OF FEBRUARY
2ND ROUND BY THE END OF MARCH
3RD ROUND (MINOR) AND FINALS BY THE END OF APRIL
ALL RESULTS COMPLETED BY THE END OF MAY 2017

RESULTS OF ALL GAMES TO CHIP (SECRETARY) PLEASE