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by Carl Hibbard
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Direct Members’ Representatives election
Replies: 134
Views: 6218

Re: Direct Members’ Representatives election

Michael Farthing wrote:
Thu Aug 20, 2020 4:19 pm
A statement about the decision not to publish detailed votes for the direct members' elections has now appeared on the ECF website:
https://www.englishchess.org.uk/dmr-elections-footnote/
Very poor ECF decision.
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Aug 20, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Leonard is Ninety-One today !
Replies: 12
Views: 777

Re: Leonard is Ninety-One today !

Happy Birthday then Leonard.
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Jul 23, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: World Chess Junior Squad launches £500 Tournament
Replies: 104
Views: 5684

Re: World Chess Junior Squad launches £500 Tournament

Thanks Jack and congratulations to Ian.
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: International News
Topic: 2020 Legends of chess 21 July to 5 August
Replies: 39
Views: 2339

Re: 2020 Legends of chess 21 July to 5 August

[Event "Legends of Chess Prelim"] [Site "chess24.com INT"] [Date "2020.07.22"] [Round "2.1"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Ding, Liren"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2784"] [BlackElo "2791"] [ECO "C45"] [Opening "Scotch"] [Variation "Mieses variation"] [Whit...
by Carl Hibbard
Wed Jul 22, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheater or not - what do you think?
Replies: 25
Views: 2131

Re: Cheater or not - what do you think?

Are we clearly naming a junior again despite my suggestions?

Where?
by Carl Hibbard
Wed Jul 22, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: International News
Topic: 2020 Legends of chess 21 July to 5 August
Replies: 39
Views: 2339

Re: 2020 Legends of chess 21 July to 5 August

[Event "Legends of Chess Prelim"] [Site "chess24.com INT"] [Date "2020.07.21"] [Round "1.1"] [White "Kramnik, Vladimir"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2753"] [BlackElo "2784"] [ECO "A04"] [Opening "Reti opening"] [WhiteFideId "410158...
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Jul 21, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: News and Support
Topic: Weekend Maintenance
Replies: 33
Views: 10337

Re: Weekend Maintenance

Carl Hibbard wrote:
Sun May 10, 2020 6:37 am
Carl Hibbard wrote:
Sat Feb 29, 2020 10:03 am
Carl Hibbard wrote:
Fri Jul 26, 2019 7:40 am
Same again this morning.
Again that was me for that short outage.
And again a renewal.
That was me again renewing the certificate as it is impossible to find a more convenient time sorry.
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Jul 21, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: News and Support
Topic: Server Maintenance
Replies: 0
Views: 245

Server Maintenance

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by Carl Hibbard
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Loz Cooper's 50th Birthday Blitz
Replies: 18
Views: 969

Re: Loz Cooper's 50th Birthday Blitz

Ian Thompson wrote:
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:32 pm
Matthew Turner wrote:
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:16 pm
we'll find out who it is in a few minutes when Loz posts the results. They are Dutch so maybe Yichen Han?
The username suggests Matthew Sadler to me.
Good call he could turn up and spank that lot.
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Loz Cooper's 50th Birthday Blitz
Replies: 18
Views: 969

Re: Loz Cooper's 50th Birthday Blitz

I’ve known Loz for so long it’s scary but 50?
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Loz Cooper's 50th Birthday Blitz
Replies: 18
Views: 969

Re: Loz Cooper's 50th Birthday Blitz

Matthew Turner wrote:
Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:57 pm
Just completing round 8 and there are a few surprise names in the lead.
Leader is suspicious we know who that is?
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Loz Cooper's 50th Birthday Blitz
Replies: 18
Views: 969

Re: Loz Cooper's 50th Birthday Blitz

How goes the Harvey invitational?

Happy birthday Loz...
by Carl Hibbard
Mon Jul 13, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheating in chess
Replies: 1305
Views: 127498

Re: Cheating in chess

Mick Norris wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 3:24 pm
I get why, say, the 4NCL doesn't want to publish the names.
I think we should avoid naming of names especially for Juniors :roll:
by Carl Hibbard
Mon Jul 13, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheating in chess
Replies: 1305
Views: 127498

Re: Cheating in chess

A couple of references to the juniors handle were removed.
by Carl Hibbard
Mon Jul 06, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: World Chess Junior Squad launches £500 Tournament
Replies: 104
Views: 5684

Re: WCJS Shreyas Royal versus Emily Maton £500 Playoff date

I am letting this one stand because it is sort of funny

PS: don’t mention Malta