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by Ben Purton
Tue Mar 19, 2013 1:10 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess competitions and hygiene
Replies: 15
Views: 2143

Re: Chess competitions and hygiene

So what arent you telling us about your antics in Blackpool ;)
by Ben Purton
Fri Mar 08, 2013 9:11 am
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: Live Games - Round 7
Replies: 8
Views: 3565

Re: Live Games - Round 7

I think seeing division 3 would be not really worth it, division 2 top of table as Jonathan said would be better.
by Ben Purton
Fri Mar 08, 2013 8:35 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Best Ever Chess Book
Replies: 10
Views: 1809

Re: The Best Ever Chess Book

Steve Davis plays chess...won't be beaten.
by Ben Purton
Fri Mar 08, 2013 8:01 am
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: Live Games - Round 7
Replies: 8
Views: 3565

Re: Live Games - Round 7

Yeah those two games look good David.

Ben
by Ben Purton
Sun Mar 03, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: An Open Letter To Steve Giddins
Replies: 27
Views: 4714

Re: An Open Letter To Steve Giddins

Phil, if this source things YOU are that.........

Please can I have his view of me................!!!!!
by Ben Purton
Thu Feb 14, 2013 11:22 am
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: Live games for weekend three
Replies: 14
Views: 3601

Re: Live games for weekend three

the "60 shots of buca, 2 bottles of your finest red wine, 3 plates of chips and 20 boddingtons............What are you guys wanting to order?"

Was the best bit.
by Ben Purton
Thu Feb 14, 2013 11:11 am
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: Live games for weekend three
Replies: 14
Views: 3601

Re: Live games for weekend three

Record Bar Tabs(per person):

May Weekend 2010: £412 per member at the weekend(With £1700 for one player).

Wont be beaten.
by Ben Purton
Thu Feb 14, 2013 11:10 am
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: BEST ANNOTATED GAME COMPETITION
Replies: 10
Views: 3956

Re: BEST ANNOTATED GAME COMPETITION

I can provide you some "SHarks Prep video" in the car(last ncl saturday).... I was around 5 beers in at the time- to pre-warn.
by Ben Purton
Thu Feb 14, 2013 10:38 am
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: Live games for weekend three
Replies: 14
Views: 3601

Re: Live games for weekend three

I wanted the Sharks featured this weekend. We have played some very interesting matches this season and in respect to viewing, we are not one of the sides guilty of 4-5 <25 move agreed draws. As much as I'd like to see us on the demo boards at all costs , getting smashed by Barbican 1 is not fun for...
by Ben Purton
Fri Feb 08, 2013 8:00 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Event Registration
Replies: 31
Views: 3289

Re: ECF Event Registration

I have some feedback for the paper and idea from FIDE but if I did say it Carl would ban me from the forum. :lol:
by Ben Purton
Wed Feb 06, 2013 10:17 am
Forum: 4NCL
Topic: Player needed
Replies: 1
Views: 2029

Player needed

Hello All, My 2nd teams, the Sons of Anarchy are looking for a player for the next weekend on the 23rd of Feb. I can get a lift from Reading, Berkshire if this is of any help. We have some other drivers which opens possibilities there also. Anyone wanting to play , please let me know. Ben Purton - b...
by Ben Purton
Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:39 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Code of Conduct
Replies: 185
Views: 21539

Re: ECF Code of Conduct

I disagree re the manners and letters.

If that was the case I'd be writing to the fake euro lottery and PPI scams half my life.
by Ben Purton
Wed Dec 19, 2012 9:01 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Code of Conduct
Replies: 185
Views: 21539

Re: ECF Code of Conduct

The positive with losing Sean is that we do not have to listen to Mr Burke's drivel.

SEAN THE MARTYR!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
by Ben Purton
Tue Dec 11, 2012 4:09 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: London Chess Classic FIDE Open
Replies: 22
Views: 4351

Re: London Chess Classic FIDE Open

Well done Robo!!! Plenty more norm ops for the Sharks to come!! :-)
by Ben Purton
Wed Nov 21, 2012 4:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: g4?! in the Nimzo-Indian
Replies: 5
Views: 1520

Re: g4?! in the Nimzo-Indian

It is a cool idea....but it looks a bit flawed as d6 looks wrong.

Im a total idiot at openings ....just ask any shark.