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by Nick Grey
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Media comments on chess
Replies: 4337
Views: 474846

Re: Media comments on chess

Bob Hawkins: When a football match is described as a chess match they really mean deathly dull
by Nick Grey
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Media comments on chess
Replies: 4337
Views: 474846

Re: Media comments on chess

Leicester 0-0 Southampton Karen Carney Former England and Chelsea winger on BBC Radio 5 Live Neither team have had a shot on target, Southampton haven't had any shot. It's been played between both boxes. It's been a bit of a chess match. Things will start to open up around 60 minutes when subs will ...
by Nick Grey
Wed Apr 07, 2021 11:37 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Premier League Fantasy Football 2020-21
Replies: 72
Views: 7855

Re: Premier League Fantasy Football 2020-21

just a ruse for 0-2 away win in Champions League. Clean sheets from now. Chelsea keeper looks good.
by Nick Grey
Wed Apr 07, 2021 10:40 pm
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: 4NCL On-Line Season 3
Replies: 83
Views: 7091

Re: 4NCL On-Line Season 3

tuesday after a 4 day bank holiday feeling...
by Nick Grey
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New West of England Chess Union Website
Replies: 12
Views: 1063

Re: New West of England Chess Union Website

K. C. Arkell has won loads but is not West of England Chess Union.
by Nick Grey
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:01 pm
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: Junior OtB event - April 15th: Simultaneous game and analysis with IM Adam Taylor
Replies: 8
Views: 1207

Re: Junior OtB event - April 15th: Simultaneous game and analysis with IM Adam Taylor

I HOPE no taking children out of school with fines. HOPE meets travel rules - local. NO holiday is allowed.
by Nick Grey
Tue Apr 06, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheating in chess
Replies: 2595
Views: 211601

Re: Cheating in chess

Yes and give problems with rulings on cheating on ECF rating.
by Nick Grey
Tue Apr 06, 2021 9:10 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: End of an era
Replies: 288
Views: 36860

Re: End of an era

Ray's memory is worse than mine. Company Secretary MAY be using an out of date SORP
by Nick Grey
Sat Apr 03, 2021 6:49 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: Could everyone lose their grade
Replies: 35
Views: 5028

Re: Could everyone lose their grade

I think my new rating goes down and grading will not exist. In county changes I'm not sure whether I will be at top or bottom of a team so makes that fun. SOME take it too seriously and then suggest players are cheats.
by Nick Grey
Wed Mar 31, 2021 9:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Laws of Chess - changes
Replies: 58
Views: 4770

Re: Laws of Chess - changes

What is the penalty for not being given all the information.
by Nick Grey
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: March 29
Replies: 15
Views: 1082

Re: March 29

Well done! I hope no sun injuries or complaints.
by Nick Grey
Mon Mar 29, 2021 9:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Media comments on chess
Replies: 4337
Views: 474846

Re: Media comments on chess

Poirot; Appointment with death on itv 3. Two women playing chess. one of them is the murderer. good twist at the end.
by Nick Grey
Sun Mar 28, 2021 4:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Under Statement?
Replies: 47
Views: 2321

Re: Under Statement?

RDK bringing transgender up is topical with the census. Well done Ray.
by Nick Grey
Sun Mar 28, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: Proposed reorganisation
Replies: 50
Views: 3188

Re: Proposed reorganisation

Well done with venues and dates.