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PLYMOUTH CHESS CLUB

Season 2014/15

 

 

PLYMOUTH CHESS CLUB

at the Plymouth Bridge Club

1 Moor View Terrace

Mutley

PL4 7EB

 

Session dates for 2014/15:  (Mondays and Wednesday  6pm-10pm)

Monday 1st September 2014 – Wednesday 17th December 2014

Monday 5th January 2015 – Wednesday 27th May 2015

Closed on Bank Holidays

Venue:

Plymouth Bridge Club, 1 Moor View Terrace, Mutley, Plymouth PL4 7EB

(near the Fortescue pub)

Facilities:

Refreshments are available from 6.30pm-9.30pm.

Car parking:

There is a large pay & display car park, just two minutes walking, situated over the railway line, on the other side of the main road (Mutley Plain). Free car parking is available in some of the adjoining streets which do not have restrictions.

Annual Subscription.

The subscription is £25 for full Members. Unemployed & Students £12.50p.

The English Chess Federation ‘Bronze’ membership is £13.

Newcomers are welcome to attend a few sessions without charge, until they have made up their minds whether they wish to join. Just come along to the Club on the dates listed above.

The Club runs a number of internal Club competitions to suit different levels of players strength and also participates in the Torbay Chess League and the Devon County Chess Association.

Club contacts:

Secretary

Tony Tatam

Tel: 01752 300620

Email: tony.tatam@blueyonder.co.uk

 

President

Brian Medhurst

Tel: 01822 853337

Email: bmedhurst@aol.com

 

 

GRADINGS AS AT 30th JUNE 2015
Ref Member Name Sex Age Club Standard Previous Rapidplay Previous
299676F Bronze Azam, Hamza M   Plymouth 0 F            
292952B Silver Banks, Geoffrey M   Plymouth 129 E 132 C        
102807J Silver Behan, Gary M   Plymouth 98 A 96 A 110 C 99 D
107796L Silver Butland, Nick J M   Plymouth 156 B 158 C        
227246F Silver Cockerton, Mark J M   Torquay 117 A 111 B        
109081B Platinum Crickmore, E Alan M   Plymouth 111 B 117 B 107 F 116 E
109082D Silver Crickmore, Neil EG M   Plymouth         200 F 200 F
179950C Silver Dean, John E M   Plymouth 112 A 116 A 106 D 107 C
277773D Bronze Discombe, Michael J M   Plymouth 46 B 61 B 69 E    
162679G Bronze Dougherty, Danny B M   Plymouth 88 B 92 B        
194716D Gold Frean, Daniel J M   Plymouth 170 A 167 A 132 D 118 E
233380G Bronze Ghillyer, Michael M   Plymouth 50 A 43 A 54 C 57 D
277776K Bronze Green, Paul M   Plymouth 82 A 78 A 95 C 90 C
134641G Silver Greenhalgh, Roy M   Plymouth 109 A 100 A 124 B 116 B
295297L Silver Hart-Davis, Adam M   Plymouth 151 B 157 B 144 B 142 D
149031L Bronze Hatch, Arthur E M   Plymouth 98 D 109 D        
291419A Gold Jnr Hodge, Nicholas A M 16 Plymouth 131 A 127 A 142 B 146 C
183468L Bronze Hunter, Kenneth H M   Plymouth 75 A 66 C 59 D 60 D
173323A Bronze James, John HL M   Plymouth 94 A 93 A 97 C 92 D
233382L Gold LeRoy, Jason M   Yate & Sodbury 86 B 91 C        
134450L Bronze Levy, Steven J M   South Hams 178 E            
269885H Bronze Lochhead, Philip A M   Plymouth 117 B 113 A 92 E 91 E
191035J Silver Medhurst, Brian M   Plymouth 152 C 156 C 134 D 139 C
269132C   Moskwa, Lukasz M   Horfield & Redland 148 E            
285525C Silver O'Brien, Megan E F   Plymouth 126 A 125 A 127 A 134 A
295303B Bronze Parsons, James H M   Plymouth 46 A 42 A 36 D 38 D
116851E Silver Peach, Clifford B M   South Hams 105 A 109 A 109 C 109 C
221029A Bronze Perry, Robin M M   Plymouth 80 A 86 A 96 C 92 D
193443A Silver Pollock, Richard M M   Plymouth 181 C 163 C 154 C 159 C
214755F Silver Quinn, Martin M   Plymouth 159 C 149 C 139 C 144 D
269887A Bronze Raspison, Benjamin M   Plymouth 52 D 57 F        
191043H Bronze Scantlebury, Derek J M   Plymouth 95 A 98 A 96 A 111 A
290413F Silver Sivrev, Plamen D M   Plymouth 172 A 175 A 169 B 166 B
155629A Gold Stephens, John KF M   Exmouth 196 B 196 A 182 D 181 D
157349E Gold Stinton-Brownbridge, Michael H M   Plymouth 158 A 168 A 158 A 156 A
134693D Silver Tatam, Anthony M   Plymouth 105 A 107 A 117 B 119 A
155624B Gold Wilby, Robert G M   Plymouth 142 A 142 A 143 A 140 A
162703L Silver Wilkinson, Ben R M   South Hams 124 A 131 A 152 C 152 C
172727J Bronze Wilson, Geoffrey M   Plymouth 106 B 100 B 92 E 94 E
277508G Bronze Zisimides, Christopher M   Plymouth 101 A 97 C 112 F  

 

RON BRUCE LEAGUE 2014/15 updated 14 May 2015

1st result White - 2nd result Black

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

1

SIVREV, Plamen

1-0

1-½

-

1-1

-1

1-½

0-1

-

8

2

HART-DAVIS, Adam

1-0

½-1

0-

½-0

1-0

½-0

1-1

-

3

MEDHURST, Brian

½-0

0-½

½-0

½-0

1-½

1-½

½-1

-

4

POLLOCK, Richard

-

-1

1-½

1-1

-

1-

-

-

5

BUTLAND, Nick

0-0

1-½

1-½

0-0

½-0

0-½

1-½

-

6

STINTON-BROWNBRIDGE, Mick

0-

1-0

½-0

-

1-½

1-

0-1

-

5

7

QUINN, Martin

½-0

1-½

½-0

-0

½-1

-0

1-

-

5

8

WILBY, Rob

0-

0-0

0-½

-

½-0

0-1

-0

-

2

9

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

The Sonneborn-Berger System will decide positions for players level on points.

 

BLOODWORTH LEAGUE 2014/15 - Final table 14 May 2015
1st result White - 2nd result Black 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Pts.
1  O'BRIEN, Megan (P)   1-0 1-1 1-1 ½-½ 1-1 1-1 1-1 0-1 13
2  HODGE, Nicholas (P) 1-0   1-½ 1-½ 1-1 ½-1 1-½ 1-1 1-1 13
3  DEAN, John 0-0 ½-0   0-½ ½-½ 0-½ 1-½ 1-1 1- 1 8
4  WILSON, Geoff 0-0 ½-0 ½-1   ½-1 ½-1 ½-½ ½-0 ½-½
5  PEACH, Clifford ½-½ 0-0 ½-½ 0-½   1-0 1-0 ½-½ 1-½ 7
6  GREENHALGH, Roy 0-0 0-½ ½-1 0-½ 1-0   ½-½ 0-½ 1-1 7
7  CRICKMORE, Alan 0-0 ½-0 ½-0 ½-½ 1-0 ½-½   ½-1 1-½ 7
8  TATAM, Tony 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-½ ½-½ ½-1 0-½   0-1
9  SCANTLEBURY, Derek 0-1 0-0 0-0 ½-½ ½-0 0-0 ½-0 0-1   4
The Sonneborn-Berger System will decide positions for players level on points.

 

WARD LEAGUE 2014/15 updated 14 May 2015

1st result White - 2nd result Black

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

Pts

1

LOCHHEAD, Philip (P)

½-1

1-1

½-0

1-1

1-1

-0

0-1

1-1

1-1

1-1

1-1

1-1

-

19

2

BEHAN, Gary (P)

0-½

1-1

½-1

½-0

1-½

½-1

1-1

1-0

1-1

0-1

1-1

1-1

-1

18½

3

ZISIMIDES, Chris

0-0

0-0

0-1

1-1

0-1

1-1

0-1

1-1

1-1

1-1

0-1

1-1

1-

17

4

JAMES, John

1-½

0-½

0-1

½-0

1-½

½-½

1-1

1-1

1-0

1-

1-1

1-1

-

16

5

HATCH, Arthur

0-0

1-½

0-0

1-½

1-½

0-½

1-1

1-1

1-1

1-½

1-0

1-1

-

15½

6

GREEN, Paul

0-0

½-0

0-1

½-0

½-0

½-1

0-1

½-1

1-1

1-1

1-1

1-1

-1

15½

7

DOUGHERTY, Danny

1-

0-½

0-0

½-½

½-1

0-½

½-1

½-0

1-0

1-1

1-1

1-1

-

13½

8

HUNTER, Ken

0-1

0-0

0-1

0-0

0-0

0-1

0-½

½-½

1-1

1-1

1-

1-0

-1

11½

9

PERRY, Robin

0-0

1-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-½

1-½

½-½

1-½

1-1

1-

½-1

-

10

10

GHILLYER, Michael

0-0

0-0

0-0

1-0

0-0

0-0

1-0

0-0

½-0

1-0

1-0

1-½

1-

7

11

PARSONS, Jim

0-0

0-1

0-0

1-0

½-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

1-0

1-

1-0

1-

12

RASPISON, Ben

-0

0-0

0-1

0-0

1-0

0-0

0-0

-0

-0

1-0

-0

-

-

3

13

DISCOMBE, Michael

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

1-0

0-½

½-0

1-0

-

-

3

14

AZAM, Hamza

-

0-

-0

-

-

0-

-

0-

-

-0

-0

-

-

0

The Sonneborn-Berger System will decide positions for players level on points.

 

               Plymouth Chess Club - Strong Knockout Shield  2014-2015

First Round 

Second Round

Quarter-Final

Semi-Final

Final

 

Play by

Play by

Play by

Play by

Play by

 

07-Jan-15

18-Feb-15

25-Mar-15

22-Apr-15

13-May-15

 

 

Toss for colours

Toss for colours

Toss for colours

Toss for colours

 

Paul Green

Paul Green

Martin Quinn  

Plamen Sivrev

Nick Butland  ½

Replay 18 May 2015

 

Michael Discombe

Bye

Martin Quinn

Martin Quinn

M Stinton-Brownbridge

M Stinton-Brownbridge

Plamen Sivrev

Megan O’Brien

Plamen Sivrev

Plamen Sivrev

Bye

Nick Butland

Nick Butland

Nick Butland

Nick Butland

Phil Lochhead

Gary Behan

Clifford Peach

Clifford Peach

John Dean

Nicholas Hodge

Brian Medhurst

Nicholas Hodge

Brian Medhurst

Brian Medhurst

Jim Parsons

Tony Tatam    

Tony Tatam

Adam Hart-Davis

Adam Hart-Davis

Richard Pollock  ½

Replay 18 May 2015

Ken Hunter     

Chris Zisimides

Adam Hart-Davis

Adam Hart-Davis

Geoff Banks

Geoff Banks

Michael Ghillyer

Bye

Michael Ghillyer  w/o

Michael Ghillyer  w/o

Ben Raspison

Richard Pollock

Richard Pollock

Richard Pollock

Richard Pollock

Bye

John James w/o

John James w/o

Trevor Ellis

Arthur Hatch

Arthur Hatch

Rob Wilby

Derek Scantlebury

Gerard T’Hart

Rob Wilby w/o

Rob Wilby w/o

 

   The first named player in the 1st round shall have white.  Thereafter players shall toss for colours.  Drawn games shall be replayed with colours

   alternated. If the replay results in a draw then the tie shall be decided by a single rapidplay game (toss for colours) of 30 minutes for each player.  

   In the event of this game also resulting in a draw then the player with the White pieces shall be eliminated.

Fixtures 2014-15
Torbay Chess League - Division 1
Mon 27-Oct-14   Teignmouth Home 3½ - ½ Won
Thur 11-Dec-14   Newton Abbot 'A' Away 1½ - 2½ Lost
Mon 12-Jan-15   Newton Abbot 'B' Home 3½ - ½ Won
Tues 17-Feb-15   Teignmouth Away 1 - 3 Lost
Thur 19-Mar-15   Newton Abbot 'B' Away 2½ - 1½ Won
Mon 25-Apr-15   Newton Abbot 'A' Home 2 - 2 Drawn
           
Torbay Chess League - Division 3
Mon 13-Oct-14   South Hams Home 1 - 3 Lost
Thur 14-Oct-14   Torquay BGS Away 3 - 1 Won
Thur 20-Nov-14   Newton Abbot Away 2½ - 1½ Won
Mon 15-Dec-14   Torquay Home 1 - 3 Lost
Tues 13-Jan-15   Teignmouth Away 3½ - ½ Won
Mon 26-Jan-15   Torquay BGS Home 3½ - ½ Won
Thur 19-Feb-14   South Hams Away 1½ - 2½ Lost
Mon 02-Mar-15   Newton Abbot Home 2 - 2 Drawn
Wed 18-Mar-15   Torquay Away 1 - 3 Lost
Mon 20-Apr-15   Teignmouth Home 4 - 0 Won
           
Torbay Chess League - Division 4
Tues 28-Oct-14   Teignmouth Away 3 - 1 Won
Thur 04-Dec-14   Newton Abbot Away 2½ - 1½ Won
Mon 02-Feb-15   Teignmouth Home 3½ - ½ Won
Mon 13-Apr-15   Newton Abbot Home 1½ - 2½ Lost
           
Torbay Chess League - Rapidplay
Thur 22-Jan-15   Newton Abbot Away ½ - 7½ Lost
Mon 09-Feb-15   Teignmouth Home 7½ - ½ Won
Mon 09-Mar-15   Newton Abbot Home 1½ - 6½ Lost
Tues 07-Apr-15   Teignmouth Away 5½ - 2½ Won
           
Torbay Chess League - Knockout Cup
Mon 05-Jan-15   Newton Abbot Home 2½ - 3½ Lost

 

GRADING FOR SEASON 2014/2015
Ref Member Name Sex Age Club Standard Previous Rapidplay Previous
102807J Bronze Behan, Gary M   Plymouth 95 B 96 A 98 E 98 E
109081B Platinum Crickmore, E Alan M   Plymouth 117 C 112 D 118 E 118 E
116851E Silver Peach, Clifford B M   South Hams 110 A 102 X 112 E 110 D
134641G Silver Greenhalgh, Roy M   Plymouth 97 X 120 A 110 C 112 B
134693D Silver Tatam, Anthony M   Plymouth 107 X 119 A 120 A 130 B
155624B Gold Wilby, Robert G M   Plymouth 140 X 137 A 145 B 147 C
155629A Silver Stephens, John KF M   Exmouth 194 A 186 A 178 C 180 B
157349E Gold Stinton-Brownbridge, Michael H M   Plymouth 164 A 155 X 155 B 158 B
162679G Bronze Dougherty, Danny B M   Plymouth 93 B 90 B        
162703L Silver Wilkinson, Ben R M   South Hams 129 A 133 A 147 D 145 C
172727J Bronze Wilson, Geoffrey M   Plymouth 97 B 103 B 94 D 100 D
173323A Bronze James, John HL M   Plymouth 90 B 91 A 89 D 91 B
179950C Silver Dean, John E M   Plymouth 119 X 115 A 106 C 110 C
191035J Bronze Medhurst, Brian M   Plymouth 157 C 155 C 151 D 149 D
191043H Bronze Scantlebury, Derek J M   Plymouth 105 A 101 A 111 A 106 B
193443A Bronze Pollock, Richard M M   Plymouth 157 C 152 A 159 C 159 D
194716D Silver Frean, Daniel M   Plymouth 153 B 145 D 110 E 110 E
214755F Bronze Quinn, Martin M   Plymouth 143 C 134 C        
221029A Bronze Perry, Robin M M   Plymouth 87 B 80 C 93 C 91 C
233380G Bronze Ghillyer, Michael M   Plymouth 42 A 45 D 58 D 60 D
233382L Gold LeRoy, Jason M   Yate & Sodbury 92 B 92 D        
248829C Bronze Williams, Nigel C M   Plymouth 112 C 112 B     108 E
269885H Bronze Lochhead, Philip A M   Plymouth 113 B 106 B 92 D 89 C
274494G   Queen, Andrew R M   Liskeard 76 E 77 D        
277773D Bronze Discombe, Michael J M   Plymouth 68 B 68 B 92 E 87 E
277776K Bronze Green, Paul M   Plymouth 77 A 88 A 90 B 96 B
277777A Bronze Nieva, Florante M   Plymouth 139 C 146 A 158 B 165 B
285525C Silver O'Brien, Megan E F   Plymouth 128 X 136 A 147 A 139 B
290413F Bronze Sivrev, Plamen D M   Plymouth 187 B 183 B 167 B 167 B
291419A Bronze Hodge, Nicholas A M 15 Plymouth 130 A 105 A 143 D 137 D
292952B Silver Banks, Geoffrey M   Plymouth 134 B 131 A 101 E 101 E
293392F Bronze Ellis, Trevor M   Plymouth 96 B 86 D 121 D 117 E
294528K Bronze Redhead, Jermaine M   Plymouth 78 D 75 D 117 E 111 E
295297L Bronze Hart-Davis, Adam M   Plymouth 161 D 171 E 130 E    
295303B Bronze Parsons, James H M   Plymouth 42 A 41 D 40 E    
295787F Bronze Thorne, David J M   Plymouth 124 D 128 E