** 2020 Chess Worldwide Online Team Chess Tournament **

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** 2020 Chess Worldwide Online Team Chess Tournament **

Post by Peter Hornsby » Sun Apr 05, 2020 10:15 am

61 teams and counting for the two week tournament starting on Monday!

Countries involving USA, New Zealand, Australia, Belize, Russia, Germany, UK, South Africa, Italy, Malta, Bulgaria and Ecuador with more to follow.

GM's, IM's, WIM's and CM's involved playing with their respective teams, teams which include Harvard, Oxford University, MIT, and former 4NCL Champions and current holders Tiger Sharks (aka Grantham)!

See www.2020chess.com for more details and let me know if you'd like to join them :)
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Re: ** 2020 Chess Worldwide Online Team Chess Tournament **

Post by Peter Hornsby » Sun Apr 05, 2020 10:16 am

Round One pairings:

Endgame New Mexico Chess Club - Harvard University
MIT - LSE
Grassy Park Chess Academy - Tiger Sharks A
Oxford University - Geelong Chess Club
Leeds University - Bon Accord Chess Club A
Broadland Chess Club - Mdina Knights of Malta
Sussex University - Petts Wood and Orpington
Tiger Sharks B - Ecuador
Port Elizabeth B - Melbourne University A
Warwick University - Port Elizabeth C
Simon's Town Chess Club - Louisiana Masters & Candidates
Port Elizabeth A - Tuks Chess Club
University "G.D'annunzio" Pescara - Melbourne University B
Financial Moscow University - University of L'Aquila UNIVAQ
University of Southern Maine - Manchester University A
4Knights - Durham University A
Imperial Mandarins - Aberdeen University
Bon Accord Chess Club B - Manchester University B
Durham Alumni - Bulgaria
Aberdeen Seagulls - Bath University
Konstanz - Edinburgh University
Fircroft - Abruzzo Chess University
Bay Tigers - Aberystwyth University
D'Ascanio Vintage - Northenden Chess Club
Oxford Brookes University - Durham University B
Belize - York University
Sheffield University - Bloemfontein Wild Knight Club
Chess Heroes - Eton College
Eton College Eastern - Club African Chess Lounge
Chess Carolinas - Reading University

(Watford Juniors provisionally awarded a bye, tbc)
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Re: ** 2020 Chess Worldwide Online Team Chess Tournament **

Post by Kevin Thurlow » Sun Apr 05, 2020 2:04 pm

"Sussex University - Petts Wood and Orpington

Port Elizabeth B - Melbourne University A"

Nice contrast of fairly local and nowhere-near local matches!

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Re: ** 2020 Chess Worldwide Online Team Chess Tournament **

Post by Peter Hornsby » Mon Apr 06, 2020 11:12 am

Kevin Thurlow wrote:
Sun Apr 05, 2020 2:04 pm
"Sussex University - Petts Wood and Orpington

Port Elizabeth B - Melbourne University A"

Nice contrast of fairly local and nowhere-near local matches!
Got to love the random pairings for the first round!

You can follow the nowhere near match live happening now:

https://www.chess.com/live#tm=7435
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Re: ** 2020 Chess Worldwide Online Team Chess Tournament **

Post by Peter Hornsby » Wed May 20, 2020 3:53 pm

We are coming to the end of Stage Three, and what an epic it's been:

https://results.scorchapp.co.uk/t/2020s ... tandings/6

https://results.scorchapp.co.uk/t/2020stage3/pairings/6

It's a five way fight between Tiger Sharks, Thailand, ZSK Poligram Maribor and Trinidad and Tobago to be completed this Friday!

After that Stage Four will begin with several new teams :D

Email director@2020chess.com as soon as possible to apply to join the league!
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Re: ** 2020 Chess Worldwide Online Team Chess Tournament **

Post by Peter Hornsby » Fri May 22, 2020 6:01 pm

https://www.twitch.tv/chessheroes

Thailand vs. Tiger Sharks UK on live!

SEMI-FINAL :D
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