Club Championship 2020 – 2021 – Online


1Chalmers Martin 1505bigted3v3The_556_2000_512Shafi Declan 218419/04/2021
2McEvoy Gould Kit 800Gamophobe3v3easilyconfusedBabin Andre 188219/04/2021
3Jackson Robert 1575robertjacksonvchessmad501Anderson James 154019/04/2021
4Kynoch Richard 1867DoktorAvalanche2v2KeithRoseRose Keith 151519/04/2021
5Walton Ed 1481ReturnOfvoldemort2v2PapacelsusKosznik Daiusz 175519/04/2021
6Alvarez Miguel 1650Miguelan102v2bob4283Kelly Conor 100019/04/2021
7Murray Euan 1500Euan_852v2FlapajackuDugdale Michael 157819/04/2021
8Mooney Graham 1866gmooneyvchaeronanautBobak Cosmo19/04/2021
9Banerjee Subhayu 1444SB25vninjagouniverseVijayakumar J9 Rishi 100219/04/2021
10Wilson Cameron 1401Wilsoncja93vdean292017Miller Dean19/04/2021
11Woodcock Alan 1343fabcabvTheLionRampantCruickshank Darren 140019/04/2021
12Thomas Gordon 1312TayViewManvjeemymcMcCluskey Jim 135319/04/2021
13Kosior Pawel 1681ppp5971v1RKANODIARKanodia J13 Ramit 90019/04/2021
14Sallai Peter 1510pedrosallai1v1LyrurusHarley Trevor 133319/04/2021
15Colman Daniel 1037dantheref1v1AlfyDoorsFlood Ray 147519/04/2021
16Kolev Ognyan 1450manqna1v1MartenKatsKats Marten 120319/04/2021
17Grant Arthur 844Craigellechie½v½it`sBobSamsonRowe Andy 157219/04/2021
18Otero Ana 1402AnitaLove1982½v0BlairMarshell16B.Marshell (ug)19/04/2021
19Mollison FreddieFreddieM0308½v½jgl1969Lynch John 104319/04/2021
20Waugh Norman 1160nwaugh0v0Tiggy11Carroll Norrie 91719/04/2021

Standings (after 3 round)
Updated: 02//03/21.

#NAMEGRADETotal PointsRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5
1=Declan Shafi J2021843111
1=Andre Babin18823111
1=Martin Chalmers15053111
1=Kit McEvoy Gould3111
5=Robert Jackson15752.50.511
5=Jim Anderson15402.50.511
7=Richard Kynoch18672101
7=Alastair G Dawson1800211
7=Dariusz Kosznik17552110
7=Ray Noble15912110
7=Michael Dugdale15782110
7=Keith S Rose15152101
7=Euan Murray15002101
7=Edward Walton14812011
7=Conor Kelly10002011
16=Graham Mooney18661.50.510
16=Jim McCluskey14501.50.510
16=Subhayu Banerjee14441.500.51
16=Darren Cruickshank14001.50.501
16=Alan R Woodcock13431.50.501
16=Gordon J Thomas13121.500.51
16=Rishi Vijayakuma10021.50.501
16=Dean Miller01.50.510
16=Cosmo Bobak01.50.51
16=Cameron Wilson1.50.51
26=Pawel Kosior16811001
26=Miguel Alvarez1650110
26=Peter Sallai15101100
26=Raymond Flood14751010
26=Ognyan Kolev14501010
26=Trevor Harley1333101
26=Marten Kats12031100
26=Daniel Coleman10371100
26=Ramit Kanodia8821001
35=Andrew Rowe15720.500.50
35=John Lynch10800.50.500
35=Arthur Grant8440.500.50
35=Fred Mollison00.50.500
35=David Lawrie00.50.500
35=Ana Belen Seijas Otero0.50.50
41=Norman Waugh11600000
41=Norrie Carroll9170000
41=Blair Marshell00000


1Flood Ray 1475AlfyDoor0 - 1The_556_2000_512Shafi Declan 2184
2Babin Andre 1882easilyconfused1 - 0manqnaKolev Oggy 1450
3Banerjee Subhayu 1444SB250 - 1DoktorAvalancheKynoch Richard 1866
4Mooney Graham 1866gmooney½ - ½FabcabWoodcock Alan 1343
5Harley Trevor 1333Lyrurus0 - 1TerrydactilDawson Alastair 1800
6Kosznik Dariusz 1755Papacelsus1 - 0TayViewManThomas Gordon 1312
7Kats Marten 1203MartenKats1 - 0ppp597Kosior Pawel 1681
8Dugdale Michael 1578Flapajacku1 - 0nwaughWaugh Norman 1160
9Lynch John 1043jg1969½ - ½robertjacksonJackson Robert 1575
10Rowe Andy 1572itsBobSamson0 - 1dantherefColeman Daniel 1037
11Vijaykumar J9 Rishi 1002ninjagouniverse½ - ½chessmad501Anderson James 1540
12Rose Keith 1515KeithRose1 - 0Tiggy11Carroll Norrie 917
13Kanodia, Ramit 900KANODIAR0 - 1pedrosallaiSallai Peter 1510
14Chalmers Martin 1505bigted1 - 0CraigellachieGrant Arthur 844
15Kelly Conor 0bob42830 - 1euan_85Murray Euan 1500
16Walton Ed 1481ReturnOfvoldemort0 - 1GamophobeMcEvoy Gould Kit 0
17Marshell, BlairBlairMarshell160 - 1miguelan10Alvarez, Miguel
18Lawrie, David
Mollison, Fred
Miller, Dean
McCluskey, Jim
½ bye


1Shafi Declan 2184The_556_2000_51211 - 01KeithRoseRose Keith 1515
2Sallai Peter 1510pedrosallai10 - 11easilyconfusedBabin Andre 1882
3Kynoch Richard 1867DoktorAvalanche10 - 11bigtedChalmers Martin 1505
4Dawson Alastair 1800Terrydactil11 - 01MartenKatsKats Martin 1203
5Murray Euan 1500euan_8510 - 11PapacelsusKosznik Dariusz 1755
6Alvarez Miguel 1650Miguelan1010 - 11GamophobeMcEvoy Gould Kit 800
7Colman Daniel 1037dantheref10 - 11FlapajackuDugdale Michael 1578
8Vijayakumar J9 Rishi 1002ninjagouniverse½0 - 1½gmooneyMooney Graham 1866
9Jackson Robert 1575robertjackson½1 - 0½fabcabWoodcock Alan 1343
10Anderson James 1540chessmad501½1 - 0½jg1969Lynch John 1043
11Kosior Pawel 1681ppp59700 - 10bob4283Kelly Conor 1000
12Thomas Gordon 1312TayViewMan0½ - ½0itsBobSamsonRowe Andy 1572
13Waugh Norman 1160nwaugh00 - 10ReturnOfvoldemortWalton Ed 1481
14Carroll Norrie 917Tiggy1100 - 10AlfyDoorsFlood Ray 1475
15Kolev Ognyan 1450manqna01 - 00KANODIAKanodia J13 Ramit 900
16Grant Arthur 844Craigellechie0½ - ½0SB25Banerjee Subhayu 1444
17Marshell Blair 200BlairMarshell1600 - 10LyrurusHarley Trevor 1333
18Lawrie, David (ug)Tryptych½0 - 1½dean292017Miller, Dean (ug)
19Fred Mollison (ug)FreddieM0308½0 - 1½jeemymcMcCluskey, Jim (1450)e
20Ray Noble (1591)Nobleray11 -0½TheLionRampantDarren Cruickshank


Updated: 25/02/21:

1M.Dugdale (1578)Flapajacku20 - 12The_556_2000_512D.Shafi (2184)
2A.Babin (1882)easilyconfused21 - 02NoblerayR.Noble
3D.Kosznik (1755)Papacelsus20 - 12bigtedC.Martin 1505
4K.McEvoy Gould (1400)estGamophobe21- 0gmooneyG.Mooney (1866)
5J.McCluskey (1353)jeemymc0 - 1robertjacksonR.Jackson (1575
6D.Miller (ug)dean2920170 - 1chessmad501J.Anderson (1540)
7R.Flood (1475)AlfyDoors10 - 11DoktorAvalancheR.Kynoch (1866
8T.Harley (1333)Lyrurus1v1Miguelan10M.Alvarez (1650)estTBC
9K.Rose (1515)KeithRose11 - 01manqnaO.Kolev (1450)est
10C.Kelly (1000)estbob428311 - 01pedrosallaiP.Sallai (1510)est
11M.Kats (1203)MartenKats10 - 11Euan_85E.Murray (1500)est
12E.Walton (1481)ReturnOfvoldemort11 - 01dantherefD.Colman (1037)24/02/2021
13A.Rowe (1572)it`sBobSamson½0 - 1½ninjagouniverseR.Vijayakumar J9 (1002)
14S.Banerjee (1444)SB25½W - L½TryptychD.Lawrie (ug)
15D.Cruickshank (1400)estTheLionRampant½1 - 0½CraigellechieA.Grant (844)
16A.Woodcock (1343)fabcab½1 - 0½FreddieM0308F.Mollison (ug)
17J.Lynch (1043)jgl1969½0 - 1½TayViewManG.Thomas (1312)
18N.Carroll (917)Tiggy1100 - 10ppp597P.kosior (1681)TBC
19R.Kanodia J13 (900)KANODIAR00 - 10nwaughN.Waugh (1160)TBC
20Cosmo Bobak (ug)chaeronanaut½1 - 00BlairMarshell16B.Marshell (ug)
21Cameron Wilson (1401)Wilsoncja93½1 - 0½AnitaLove1982Ana Belen Seijas Otero (1402)



  1. The round draws will be displayed on the web site by the first club night following the closing date.
  2. The closing date for entries shall be the Sun 1st Nov No entries will be taken after the second round draw has been made.
  3. The Championship will be a 5 round Swiss event using the CHESS SCOTLAND grading based Swiss pairings, or a CS/Committee approved computer-pairing software.
  4. ALL matches in each round will be played on the one night (Now known as “CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT”).
  5. When draw is made please contact your opponent ASAP to confirm you can play on the CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT.
  6. If a player cannot play on the CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT, they must inform their opponent and the competition organiser of this and try and find a suitable alternative date before this deadline night.
  7. The scoring shall be; Win=1 point: Draw=½ point; Loss=0 points. All games will be sent for “ALLEGRO” grading.
  8. Any player may request a ½ point bye in the first 4 rounds.
  9. Time-control “One time control of 60 minutes + 30 seconds increments each player. no minimum number of required moves and no quick-Play finish.
  10. Any player not having played on or by the dead-line shall be defaulted. If a player then defaults for a second time they shall be withdrawn and a report will be sent to the committee for further action (see General rules 18&19).
  11. TIE-BREAKS– No tie-breaks in Club Championship.
  12. Players can only win one trophy, and will be awarded the most prestigious title. (you can not be Club Champion & under 1600 winner, etc)
  13. The competition organiser and/or committee may make amendments deemed appropriate to ensure the smooth running of the tournament

14.1: All match nights are on a Monday.
14.2: All matches are played online at
14.3: The player with white is responsible for making the challenge and setting the time controls.
14.4: If a match is started with the wrong time-control and is noticed within 5 moves, or 5 minutes, which ever comes first, the match should be aborted (or agree a draw if not possible to abort) and the match re-started with the right time control. If error not noticed until later, the time-control will stand and the match will continue as normal.
14.5: If the match is started with the wrong colours and is noticed within 5 moves, or 5 minutes, which ever comes first, the match should be aborted (or agree a draw if not possible to abort) and the match re-started with the right colours set. If error not noticed until later, the colours will stand and the match will continue as normal.
14.6: TAKE BACK REQUESTS  Take back requests are not allowed in Castlehill internal competitions, even when involving a mistake (mouse slip etc.).

15 ONLINE FAIR PLAY REGULATIONS (Anti-Cheating checking)

15.1: It is illegal to use computer software of any kind, books, or help from another player or source, or indeed any outside help of any kind when playing in a Castlehill Internal competition. Any player deemed to have transgressed will be brought before the committee with the possibility of a ban being imposed.
15.2: Castlehill will be using several methods to make sure we all play in a fair environment.

a) To keep the Integrity of the tournament, we do not allow players to continue to participate in the tournament if their lichess account is flagged as ‘This account violated the Lichess Terms of Service. (Castlehill have no control over lichess)

b) Castlehill will screen all matches played as part of it’s anti-Cheating policy.

c)  All games played in Castlehill will also be sent to Chess Scotland for screening through there anti-Cheating software’. It will check if any player receives an exceptionally high ROI reading from Professor Ken Regan’s FIDE Screening Tool.

d) A report to the Scottish Anti-Cheating Committee will be sent if any exceptionally high ROI readings from Professor Ken Regan’s FIDE Screening Tool are identified. They will determine if further action is required.

e) Real names and Lichess handles will be displayed in the entries list and any external software we use.