Search found 974 matches

by Nick Burrows
Sun Aug 04, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

This is liable to complicate things rather than simplify them, thus frustrating your other goal It's not that complicated. Did they leave the playing area and have an opportunity to cheat? If no, then having a phone in a bag is clearly not cheating. I would also be happy with an inspection of the p...
by Nick Burrows
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

So why wouldn't Palliser play for a win?
by Nick Burrows
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

Christopher Kreuzer wrote:
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:37 am
Might it be time for competitors to be asked to sign something saying they are aware of these requirements?
Please lets not add another layer of red tape. I agree with Ian, and think we should be looking for more leniency when it is obvious there is no possibility of cheating.
by Nick Burrows
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

JustinHorton wrote:
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:25 am
Why would he be?
Who knows, he might carry his phone off by mistake
by Nick Burrows
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

John Reyes wrote:
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:19 am
LawrenceCooper wrote:
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:15 am
IM Jack Rudd wrote:
Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:19 pm
I think Toma and Storey both get IM norms with a win, but that's about it.
I thought that a draw was enough for Storey, his average being over 2370.
A IM norm under a cloud ☁️
What happens if he's defaulted?
by Nick Burrows
Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

I guess he saw him put the phone in the bag before play, then take the bag with him.
by Nick Burrows
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

Next 2600: Shreyas Royal
by Nick Burrows
Tue Jul 30, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

Andy Stoker wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:30 pm
"Death ray Palliser"
How many consecutive defaults would the arbiters accept before calling the police?
by Nick Burrows
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

Tim Spanton wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:29 pm
It's also just above it, as a map of the island shows
https://beauchess.blogspot.com/
That's the north south of Ireland
by Nick Burrows
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

It's just below the north if my geography is correct
by Nick Burrows
Mon Jul 29, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

If Andrew Smith doesn't do a Bobby Fischer, I will eat my hat
by Nick Burrows
Mon Jul 29, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British Championship Congress 2019

Martin Crichton wrote:
Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:08 pm
2100 rated Irish FM Andy Smith on 3/3!
well done Andy...hope you win it for Ireland :D
If he beats beats David tomorrow, we might be talking
by Nick Burrows
Sun Jul 28, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship Congress 2019
Replies: 546
Views: 35532

Re: British chess championship

This page https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tourn ... 2019/1/1/1 has the live commentary from Danny Gormally and Adam Hunt