This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Batumi 2014
Saturday 18th October 2014, 10pm
We’ve arrived – or at least most of us have! The 2014 European Youth Chess Championships are finally about to start.
Just over 6 months ago, 28 of England’s top juniors accepted an invitation from the ECF to represent [...]
Congratulations to Alan Merry, who not only made his third and final International Master norm (his first came at the Big Slick International in June 2013 and his second at the Winter Chess IM all-play-all in Mallorca in November 2013) but also scored his first Grandmaster norm with a score of 6/9 and a performance [...]
Good luck to James Horton (pictured with his dad, Tim) who is representing England in the World Junior U20 Championships which started today in Pune, India. To follow his progress over the 13 rounds click on this link – http://www.worldjuniorchess2014.com/
This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series WYCC2014
Name Age Rating Colour Opponent Rating Result Josh Altman U10B 1704 B Sun Yidi (CHN) 1872 L Ilya Misyura U10B 0 B Zhuoran Zhang (CHN) 1713 L Nugith Jayawarna U12B 1687 B Ahmed Essa Naseem (RSA) 0 L Dion Huang U14B 1796 B [...]
This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series WYCC2014
It is now officially Day 3 of the WYCC tournament here in South Africa and so far it’s a bit of a mixed bag.
We do have a fantastic hotel where the staff are all great and cannot help you enough and the beautiful view [...]