Chris Lewis

23 July – Newport Summer Blitz Tournament

Newport invites you all to their summer blitz tournament. Venue: Newport Chess Club Date: 23rd July Start Time: 7.45pm Rounds: 9 round swiss Entry Fee: £3 /player Two Sections: Open U1640 Ratings will be determined using the August rating list in the following order: Blitz, Rapid, Standard. Provisional ‘P’ ratings will be ignored. The organiser reserves the right …

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Megafinal Setup – Volunteers Sought

We are setting up the Shropshire Megafinal on Friday evening 4pm-7pm at Charlton School. Currently a bit light on volunteers so if any local player is able to assist for a couple of hours we would be very grateful. If you’re available please contact christopher.d.lewis44@gmail.com

Fide Candidates R1

Round 1 of the FIDE candidates starts 19.15 tonight. The tournament is the final stepping stone for those seeking to challenge for the world championship. The winner will challenge Ding Liren in a world championship match later in the year.Live coverage here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w1sdYpTzq3c Calendar:Round 1 – 19.30 April 4thRound 2 – 19.30 April 5thRound 3 – …

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LIVE starting 7.30pm – Div 1 Rapidplay

LIVE starting at 7.30pm – Div 1 Rapidplay https://lichess.org/broadcast/div-1-shropshire-rapidplay/round-1/ojex6hDB https://view.livechesscloud.com/#49d52063-1904-4824-ada7-a967937341d7 https://www.shropshirechess.org/Chess%20League/database/rapiddiv1results.php