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by Mick Norris
Wed May 22, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Manchester Summer Congress 16 - 18 August 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 60

Manchester Summer Congress 16 - 18 August 2019

Email: gmccacongress@yahoo.co.uk Classic English weekend tournament. Three sections. Open, U165, U125 £600 first prize in each section Last day for entry Wednesday 14 Aug. Move rate 80 minutes plus 30 seconds a move Free parking; ECF Graded; University Accommodation available Owens Park, 293 Wilmslo...
by Mick Norris
Wed May 22, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess & Bridge Withdraw Ray Keene's Book from Sale
Replies: 68
Views: 7646

Re: Chess & Bridge Withdraw Ray Keene's Book from Sale

ACM seems to have started December 2016 according to Chess Mind

Seems to have moved for 4 to 6 issues a year now
by Mick Norris
Wed May 22, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1195

Re: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019

Nakamura - Grischuk (Are we expecting 2 quick draws so as to get to the tiebreaks?)

Nepo- Wojtaszek
by Mick Norris
Tue May 21, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1195

Re: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019

1/4 final game 2 all drawn except Svidler loses, which surprised me as I thought this format would suit him

Nakamura - Dubov
Grischuk - So

Wei Yi - Nepo
Svidler - Wojtaszek
by Mick Norris
Tue May 21, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Carlsen, Anand and Ding Liren to play in the UK
Replies: 6
Views: 1309

Re: Carlsen, Anand and Ding Liren to play in the UK

Karjakin replaces Nepo (who is still playing in the Grand Prix)
by Mick Norris
Mon May 20, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1195

Re: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019

1/4 final game 1 all drawn

Nakamura - Dubov
Grischuk - So

Wei Yi - Nepo
Svidler - Wojtaszek
by Mick Norris
Mon May 20, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1195

Re: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019

Mick Norris wrote:
Sun May 19, 2019 1:14 pm
Confirms Dubov as a forum favourite

Tiebreaks underway
So beat Duda, Naka beat Radjabov
by Mick Norris
Mon May 20, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: National Stages 2019
Replies: 54
Views: 3427

Re: National Stages 2019

U100: Notts beat Essex 6 - 4

U120: Staffs beat Norfolk 7 - 5

U140: Worcs beat Herts 10 - 6; Essex beat Lancs 9 - 7

U180: Essex beat Cornwall 10.5 - 5.5
by Mick Norris
Sun May 19, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: 2019-20 Season
Replies: 9
Views: 957

Re: 2019-20 Season

Weekend 1 | Rounds 1-2 9-10 November 2019 Divisions 3 South & 4 South Holiday Inn Maidenhead/Windsor Division 3 North Holiday Inn Doncaster 29 February-1 March 2020 Divisions 1 & 2 Mercure Daventry Court Weekend 2 | Rounds 3-4 11-12 January 2020 Divisions 1 & 2 Mercure Daventry Court Divisions 3 Sou...
by Mick Norris
Sun May 19, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1195

Re: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019

Confirms Dubov as a forum favourite

Tiebreaks underway
by Mick Norris
Sun May 19, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: International News
Topic: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1195

Re: Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 17th to 29th May 2019

Dubov beat Giri; Grischuk beat Karjakin; Nepo beat Aronian; Wei Yi beat Jakovenko; Svidler beat Vitiugov; Wojtaszek beat Shak

So lost the first game but beat Duda in the second to go to tiebreaks; there were 2 draws in Rajabov - Nakamura
by Mick Norris
Sun May 19, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: County Championships
Topic: Semi finals 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 258

Semi finals 2019

Open: Middlesex v Yorks: Surrey v G Man (8 June, 1:30 pm, Greenlands Social Club, 105 Longbridge Lane, Longbridge, Birmingham B31 4LF) Minor: Lincs v Norfolk; Suffolk v Devon U180: Middlesex v Lancs; Cornwall/Essex v Warks U160: Notts v Middlesex; Essex v Suffolk (9 June) U140: Kent v Yorks; Worcs/H...
by Mick Norris
Sun May 19, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: County Championships
Topic: National Stages 2019
Replies: 54
Views: 3427

Re: National Stages 2019

Surrey have beaten Lancs in the Open 10 - 6 and will play G Man in the semi final, who beat Sussex 7 - 5 Minor: Devon beat Notts 8.5 - 7.5 U160: Devon 8 - 8 with Notts and level on board count but I think Notts go through; Essex beat Lancs 10 - 6 U120: Yorks beat Derbys 8 - 4, Essex beat Lancs on b...
by Mick Norris
Sun May 19, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: County Championships
Topic: National Stages 2019
Replies: 54
Views: 3427

Re: National Stages 2019

Hard luck Michael, Essex do seem to be a problem to Lancs