Tournament results 8th & 10th December

Results of the week’s online club tournament on 8th and 10th December, and links to join the forthcoming tournaments on 15th and 17th. Plus the latest Lichess Ladder standings.

Online Tournament results 8th ,10th December

Tuesday Arena, 8th December 2020

13 of us participated in this week’s Arena Tournament on Tuesday 8th December, online at lichess.org. Congratulations to Keith Gregory (‘KeithDFG’), who came first. Well done too Rob Sims 2nd, and John Zastapilo (‘john_zed’) 3rd.

5-Round Swiss, 10th December: Sportsmanship

Eight of us played in the 5-round Swiss on 10th December. A good week for our overseas-based club players as Kev Byard in New Zealand enjoyed a breakfast of victory, and John Zastapilo (‘john_zed’) in Belgium came third. David Culliford came second this week. John Z showed great gamesmanship in offering a draw to David after David had a technical issue during their game.

Forthcoming online club tournaments

Forthcoming Chandler’s Ford chess club online tournaments are set up and ready to join on lichess.org. The weekly Tuesday Arena is on 15th December, and we have our regular 5-round Swiss on Thursday 17th December.

Tuesday Arena, 8pm on 15th December 2020

This is our regular weekly online tournament in which players have ten minutes each per game in the one-hour tournament. 8pm start. It’s already set up, click on the button below to go to the Tournament.

5-round Swiss, 8pm Thursday 17th December

Our next 5-round online Swiss Tournament is on On Thursday 17th December. This starts at 8pm on lichess.org. Players have an initial 7 minutes each per game plus a 3-second increment per move (that is, about ten minutes each). Click on the button below to go to the Tournament.

Lichess Ladder Latest

Tournament Organiser Nobby George reports three games played this week in the Lichess Ladder Tournament. Patrick is now top of the Ladder. See our Ladder Page each week for the latest positions.

GAMES PLAYED THIS WEEK.

  • Steve Dunleavy  1  Rose Saunders  0
  • Maha Chandar  1  Keven Lamb  0
  • Patrick Pavey  1  Steve Saunders  0

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