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by Susan Lalic
Thu Mar 11, 2010 9:18 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mobile Phone problems at local league level.
Replies: 288
Views: 16938

Re: Mobile Phone problems at local league level.

"When the call came in (which I believe Victor was expecting - and it was an important call) the phone vibrated against the table (thus making a sound) and distracted several players. I suppose it could be argued that if the rule was not in existance, nobody would have batted an eyelid, but because ...
by Susan Lalic
Tue Mar 09, 2010 11:20 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mobile phone penalties.
Replies: 77
Views: 9915

Re: Mobile phone penalties.

At Richmond Rapidplay we announce that the first offence of a phone going off is a warning, and the second offence during the day would be a default. In several years, only one phone has gone off during play, and that belonged to a senior arbiter who was participating. He then promptly offered his h...