2014/15 Gambit Tournament – Update

Fred Clough has announced results to May 5th which have been updated on the Tournament Results page.

Post/e.mail – Winner: C.D. Gallimore, Runner up: D. Richardson

e.mail only – Results to 5th May – P.Douglass  6:   B.Thompson  4.5;    C.D.Gallimore  3.5(4);    B.Robinson  0 (4);    S.Olsen

Webserver Trio’s – April Update

Congratulations to new member William Lindberg on winning two Class 1 Trio No.103 & 105 with a scores of 3/4 & 4/4 – William is now playing in Class 2 and has been awarded 4 BCCA Candidate Master Points.

Class 3 Trio No.21 resulted in a 3 way draw. Andrew Dearnley, Mark Eldridge & John Brasier have joined a select group as this is only the 3rd time this has happened out of 180 Trio’s. All three players have received 1 BCCA Master Point.

Dr Mark Wilson has won Class 3 Trio No.11 with a score of 3/4 and is awarded 3 sort after BCCA Master Points to start his campaign to achieve the coveted title.

Congratulations to new member Richard Akrill on winning Class 1 Trio No.101 with a score of 3/4 – Richard is promoted to Class 2 and awarded 2 BCCA Candidate Master Points to start his campaign – well played.

Paterson Memorial: Leader in the clubhouse – Helen Sherwood!

Helen Sherwood has finished all 8 of her games in the Paterson Memorial, and has emerged with the excellent score of 7/8 (6 wins, 2 draws). This will take some beating and she has therefore set a firm target for everyone else to aim at. The full table can be seen here: http://www.bcca.info/chesstournaments/paterson-rodford-memorials-start-dec-2014/  (just change the “Show ….entries” to 50 & you can see the whole field).

New BCCA Master : Mark Eldridge

Mark Eldridge has been awarded the BCCA Master Title after reaching 20 BCCA Master points.  The points were obtained through winning a Gold Medal WS tournament; 2nd in the BCCA Championship & 2nd in another Gold Medal WS tournament; joint winner of a Class 3 Trio. Congratulations to Mark! He becomes the 7th BCCA Master.

Rodford Memorial – leader in the clubhouse – D Coyne!

David Coyne is the first player to finish all 8 of his games in the Rodford Memorial, and has emerged with the excellent score of 5.5/8 (3 wins, 5 draws). He is the first player to score 3 wins in this event, and he has therefore set a firm target for everyone else to aim at. The full table can be seen here: http://www.bcca.info/chesstournaments/paterson-rodford-memorials-start-dec-2014/  (just change the “Show ….entries” to 50 & you can see the whole field).

Webserver Trio’s – March Update

Congratulations to David Woodruff & Keith Dudeney on their joint win of Class 1 Trio No.97 with 3 points and 3 wins apiece.  David is promoted to Class 2 and Keith has already won promotion to Class 2,  both receive one BCCA Candidate Master Point each.

Another Class 2 Win for Dennis Broadway from BCCA/C2/Tr40 in his campaign to achieve the BCCA Master Titles, this time with a clean sweep, well played Dennis! Dennis has already won promotion to Class 3 and is awarded a further 4 BCCA Candidate Master Points.

Congratulations to David Cook on wining Class 3 Trio No.20 by ½ a point from John Brasier who in turn was only ½ a point ahead of Russell Sherwood. Basically 1 win by David decided it. David is awarded the 3 sort after BCCA Master Points, well played one and all.

Congratulations to Maurice Carter in Class 1 Trio No.88 on his second win with a perfect score of 4/4, very well played. Maurice has been awarded another 2 BCCA Candidate Master Points and is already playing in Class 2.