Random Knockout 2015 – 2016

Congratulations to Master Ben Volland (J14) for becoming the Random Knockout Champion 2016-17 (last trophy of the old season), after beating Ray Noble in the final. It was a professional performance from Ben. He is just getting better and better!

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White
Result
Black
1B.Volland1 - 0R.NobleThurs 14 Sept

SEMI-FINAL ROUND DEADLINE: Thurs 20th July 2017

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White
Result
Black
1R.Morris0 - 1R.NobleThurs 29th June
2A.Banerjee0 - 1B.VollandThurs 22nd June

Q/FINAL DEADLINE: Thurs 25th May 2017

#
WHITE
Result
BLACK
DATE
1B.Volland1 - 0A.Rowe25th May
2C.Young0 - 1A.Banerjee8th June
3R.Morris1 - 0C.Nicol4th May
4R.Noble1 - 0T.Constance8th June

1st ROUND DEADLINE: Thurs 30th March 2017

#
WHITE
Result
BLACK
DATE
1T.Constance1 - 0G.AtkinsThurs 30 Mar
2L.Foggie0 - 1C.YoungThurs 19 Jan
3L.Paton0 - 1A.BanerjeeThurs 23 Mar
4B.Volland1 - DE.Dawson
5F.Milne0 - 1R.NobleThurs 23 Feb
6S.Banerjee0 - 1A.RoweThurs 2 Mar
7R.Morris1 - 0K.RoseThurs 9 Mar
8A.Grant0 - 1C.NicolThurs 19th Jan

PRELIM DEADLINE: Thurs 2nd Feb 2017

#
WHITE
Result
BLACK
DATE
1T.Constance1 - DL.Hughes
2L.Paton1 - DR.McLeod
3N.Waugh0 - 1F.MilneThurs 5 Jan
4G.Thomas0 - 1R.MorrisThurs 19 Jan
5D.Coleman0 - 1K.RoseThurs 26 Jan
6S.Gregoryd - 1R.Noble
7A.Banerjee DrawJ.AndersonThurs 19 Jan
8Agnijo wins on tie-break

CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES: Friday 4th November 2016
Updated: 28/10/16

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PNUM
Name
Status
Grade
114436Lloyd Hughes-1812Yes
217162Sam Gregory-1759Yes
35846Keith S Rose-1654Yes
47383Andrew Rowe-1647Yes
523371Ben VollandJ131626Yes
622158Euan DawsonJ151599Yes
75283Fergus Milne-1565Yes
85485Craig S Nicol-1519Yes
95364Roy Morris-1486Yes
108657Ray Noble-1448Yes
117363Graham Atkins-1401Yes
1224870Subhayu Banerjee-1399Yes
136224Gordon J Thomas-1372Yes
1424764Agnijo BanerjeeJ161357Yes
1523227Colin Young-1329Yes
1622155Tom ConstanceJ151318Yes
1716852Norman Waugh-1178Yes
1820001Daniel Coleman-1083Yes
1913881Lisa Paton-1011Yes
2013733Robert Mcleod-1005Yes
2125077Arthur Grant-813Yes
22Lewis Foggieyes
233051James Anderson-1669Yes
RANDOM KNOCKOUT COMPETITION RULES
1 The competition will be conducted by a random draw made on a club night after each round has been completed.
2 The closing date for entries shall be the Friday 4th November.
3 The round draws will be displayed on the club notice board. It will also be available on the web site. Below is a round guide dependant on entries, subject to change.

  • Prelim               2nd February 17
  • Round 1           30th March 17
  • Q/Final             25th May 17
  • Semi-Final        29th June 17
  • Final                 27th July 17
4 NEW:-Time-control “One time control of 75 minutes each player. no minimum number of required moves and no quick-Play finish.
5 The number of rounds will be dependent on entries
6 In all rounds the first player drawn out will have the White pieces.
7 Once the draw has been done, each player shall arrange to play their designated opponent within the allotted time.
8 Both Players must make a serious attempt to contact their opponent including by telephone, at least 14 days prior to the dead-line, (see general club rules 18&19). Failure to contact the organiser/Club Secretary to intimate any problems, at least 10 days before the dead-line, shall seriously risk incurring a default/Double-Default
9 Any player not playing by the dead-line (subject to the above) shall be defaulted.
10 Tie-Break; In the event of a draw, see tie-break rules.
11 The competition organiser and/ or committee may make amendments deemed appropriate to ensure the smooth running of the tournament
TIE-BREAK RULES – In strict order
1 Players to play on the same night, another game with colours reversed. Time-Control – All moves in 10 minutes. Allegro grading game
2 A 5 minute blitz, with colours reversed.
3 Lower graded player wins.
4 Toss of a coin.