5 Minute 2017 – 2018

5 – MINUTE GRAND PRIX TOURNAMENT

1 The closing time for entries shall be 7:45pm on the evening of the event. No entries shall be accepted after play begins. All dates will be listed on the website
2 The tournament shall take place on one club evening between April & August 7:45pm start. A minimum of 5 events must take place.
3 The tournament shall be run as a All-Play-All using Chess Scotland approved Round Robin pairing rules.
4 Time-Control: 5 minutes per player all moves.
5 Scoring: win=1point; Draw=½point; Loss=0points:
6 ILLEGAL MOVE: 1st illegal move: loss of game
7 Any player not completing at least 50% of their games shall have all their results discounted.
8 Players will be awarded points for finishing in the top 5 places. At the end of the five events the player with the most points will be the Club 5-Minute Champion.
9 In the event of a tie, See tie-Break section.
10 Points Awarded: 1st-5 points: 2nd-4 points: 3rd-3 points: 4th-2 points: 5th-1 point:
11 A bonus point will be awarded to all players that turn-up and play on the nights.
12 If two or more players are tied for places on the night they will share the points for the said number of places, i,e, Two players tied for first place on the night will get the points for 1st & 2nd place added together, then divided by two=17 points divided by two = 8.5 points each.
13 The competition organiser and/or committee may make any amendments deemed appropriate to ensure the smooth running of the tournament.
14 TIE-BREAK (aftr five events)

 

14a If two players are tied on the same points for the 5 minute championship then they play the best of three 5-minute games. The third game, colour is drawn by lot.

Standings (after 1 round): Updated: 5/04/18

#
PLAYERS
1
2
3
4
5
TOTAL
1Subhayu Banerjee66
2Ray Noble55
3Andy Rowe44
4Colin Young33
5Graham Atkins
6Graham Wardle
7Ramit Kanodia11
8Cameron wilson11
9Gordon Thomas11
10Marten Kats11
11Krish Akula11
12Scot McKenzie11
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23

Round 1: Thurs 5th April 2018

#
NAME
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
PTS
PLACE
1Andy RoweX1111110011193rd
2Ramit Kanodia J100X001110011057th=
3Graham Atkins01X11100011065th=
4Cameron Wilson010X1000111057th=
5Marten Kats0000X000½10010th
6Gordon Thomas00011X00011157th=
7Graham Wardle001111X0011065th=
8Subhayu Banerjee1111111X0111101st
9Ray Noble1110½111X1112nd
10Krish Akula J10000000000X10111th=
11Scot McKenzie0000100000X0111th=
12Colin Young01111010011X74th

Round 2: Thurs 24th May 2018