CLUB NIGHT REPORT (Thurs 4th July 19)
It was Quick-Play night with the 3rd Grand Prix event out of 5 on tonight. It was our biggest turnout so far with 18 players taking part, 7 of them juniors!
The big shock of the night happened in round 1 when Rishi Vijayakumar J7 beat the rock, Colin Young. What a result young man!
Standings on night ( 8 rounds played)
1st= Declan Shafi & Andy Rowe 6½pts
3rd James Anderson 5½pts
4th= Jan Barron-Majerik; Paul Shafi; Peter Sallai & Graham Atkins 5 pts
8th Colin Young 4½ pts
Overall standings (After 3 events)
1st Declan Shafi (17½ pts)
2nd Andy Rowe (15½ pts)
3rd= Andre Babin & Ray Noble (6 pts)
(for all the results and standings click the link below!)
So Declan still leads by 2 points from last years winner Andy Rowe. The rest have a long way to catch up!
JUNIOR CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP
Congratulations to Ramit Kanodia J12; Rishabh Akula J14; Krish Akula J12 & Alexander Barron-Majerik J7 for reaching the final stages of the Junior Club Championship. The final will all be played on one night and should be a great nights chess. Ramit is the defending champion, but will someone else have their day? We will just have to wait to find out.
Well another successful nights chess at Castlehill at a time most chess clubs close for the summer!
Well the seasons coming to a close but we still have a lot to finish off;
1.Bob Dunn Summer
2.Ladder section and final night
3.Junior Club Championship Finals night
4.Quick-Play ( 2 left!)
With only 8 weeks left, it`s going to be a mad finish to get it all done by then!