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Diary - Online Events

2021
Cornwall 8½ - 2½ Fiji

Board scores and report are here. Games

Thanks are due to Goru Arvind of the Fiji Chess Federation and our president, Professor David Jenkins for setting up the match in the first place, to the experienced FIDE Arbiter Adam Raoof for controlling the match on the Tornelo platform and to Cornwall captain Robin Kneebone.


2020

4NCL Online League

Play in season 2 ended on November 17. Follow the links from the 4NCL Online League page for results, rules, fixtures, standings, etc.

Having beaten Horsham 1 by 4 - 0 in the semi-final Trelawny's Army, Falmouth & Truro's division 3 team will meet Catford Cosmonauts 2 in the divisional Final on 15th December.


1st Cornwall Online Congress

Final standings, round by round scores and the prize list are here.

Ian George


4NCL Online Autumn Congress

This was held as a Swiss with seven fortnightly rounds from 1st September to 24th November

Congratulations to Robin Kneebone who won the Under 2000 section with 7/7 and a clear margin of 1½ points.

Results of the Cornish players were as follows:

  • OPEN: 7th= Jeremy Menadue: 4½. 49 entries
  • UNDER 2000: 1st Robin Kneebone: 7. 22nd= Jamie Morgan: 3½. 45th= Kieran Macphail: 2. 55 entries
  • UNDER 1700: 19th= Maurice Richards: 4. 27th= Christine Constable, Bryan Jones: 3½. 37th= David R Jenkins: 3. 54th= Lloyd Russell:2. 64th= Hugh Brown: 1. 68 entries

  • 1st 4NCL Hull Online Congress

    This was held as a five-round Swiss from Friday 30 October to Sunday 1 November.

    Results of the Cornish players were as follows:

  • OPEN: 3½ Jeremy Menadue. 53 entries
  • UNDER 2000: 3½ Kieran Macphail, 2½ Jamie Morgan. 42 entries
  • U1700: 3 Christine Constable, 1½ Maurice Richards. 46 entries
  • U1400: 2½ Lloyd Russell, 2 John James. 37 entries

  • 3rd 4NCL Online Congress

    This was held as a five-round Swiss from Friday to Sunday 2-4 October.

    Results of the Cornish players were as follows:

  • MAJOR: 1 Kieran Macphail. 31 entries
  • MINOR: 3½ Maurice Richards, 2 Christine Constable, Lloyd Russell, 1½ John James. 54 entries

  • Online Match: Falmouth & Truro 4 - 7 Lewisham
    This was a friendly match played over 11 boards on 27th September. Lewisham had White on the odd boards.
      Falmouth & Truro 4 - 7 Lewisham
    1 2065 Lloyd Retallick 0 - 1 Madara Orlovska 2125
    2 2050 Jeremy Menadue ½ - ½ Mark Robertson 2088
    3 1942 Mark Hassall 1 - 0 Peter Wood 1990
    4 1983 Robin Kneebone 1 - 0 Tim Gluckman 1885
    5 1750 Manuel Patiño 0 - 1 Andrew Craig 1773
    6 1643 Beatrice Steele 0 - 1 Cam Tat 1700
    7 1607 Bryan Jones ½ - ½ Tony Foreman 1570
    8 1525 Ian Renshaw 1 - 0 Cris Marchettini 1405
    9 1412 Peter Doubleday 0 - 1 Henry Butowsky 1550
    10 1390 Maria Evdokimova 0 - 1 Jim Barber 1308
    11 1345 Hugh Brown 0 - 1 Iain Hunt 1255

    Robin Kneebone's report, together with links to some of the games, is here


    2nd 4NCL Online Congress

    This was held as a five-round Swiss from Friday to Sunday August 21-23.

    There were 3 sections: Results of the Cornish players were as follows:

  • OPEN: 3 Jeremy Menadue. 43 entries
  • MAJOR: 3 Kieran Macphail. 41 entries
  • MINOR: 3 Christine Constable, 2½ Maurice Richards, 1 Lloyd Russell. 64 entries

  • Cornwall Online League

    Play in season 1 of the the Cornwall Online League ended on August 16. Congratulations to winnwers, Bude who finished two points clear of Calstock/Lerryn Killers and Camborne Pendarves. Final table and links to results here.

    We plan to start season 2 in the new year when the Cornwall Online Congress is completed.


    1st 4NCL Online Congress

    This was held as a five-round Swiss from Friday to Sunday July 10-12.

    There were 3 sections: Results of the Cornish players were as follows:

  • OPEN: 3½ Jeremy Menadue (7th=). 57 entries
  • MAJOR: 4 Jamie Morgan (1st= with 5 others). 41 entries
  • MINOR: 3½ Maurice Richards, 2 Christine Constable, 1 Lloyd Russell. 72 entries

  • National Online Club Championship

    The first National Online Club Championship, organised by the The English Chess Federation ran from Friday 26 to Sunday 28 June on similar lines to the OTB National Club Championship. Two teams entered from Cornwall: Bude and Trelawny's Army (Cornwall county). Full results of the Cornish teams are are at html/online/ncc-jun2020.html.


    4NCL Online League

    Play in season 1 ended on June 9. Follow the links from the 4NCL Online League page for results, rules, fixtures, standings, etc.


    Last updated 1/12/2020