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Chessgames Bookie
Member since Feb-10-06 · Last seen Dec-11-17
I am the administrator for the ChessBookie Game. More information about this game can be found at ChessBookie Game Help Page. Also, just for fun, you can learn general gambling lingo at the ChessBookie Game Glossary.

If you have any questions or suggestions, post them on the Chessgames Bookie forum, below.

<DISCLAIMER> The ChessBookie game is for entertainment only. It is a gambling simulation, but not really gambling. It doesn't cost any money to play, and you don't receive any money if you win. Void where prohibited.

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   Chessgames Bookie has kibitzed 1767 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Dec-04-17 Chessgames Bookie chessforum (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: <brankat> I'm sorry to hear you had problems placing your bets. If the issues persist, contact Daniel Freeman (chess@chessgames.com) directly and give him as many details as possible about both the exact nature of the problems and the software you're using. See if ...
 
   Nov-20-17 FIDE Grand Prix Mallorca (2017) (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: ♙♙ PAY DAY IS COMING ♕♕ ChessBookie Pay Day will be on Wednesday, November 22, and all active players will receive a free 1,000 chessbucks. If you haven't placed any bets yet this leg, join the action for round 6 or you'll miss the free money! ...
 
   Oct-06-17 European Club Cup (2017) (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: The ChessBookie Fall Leg starts with betting on the European Club Cup... will Kramnik's rating go up or down? Place your chessbucks and cash in: European Chess Club Cup: WINNER European Chess Club Cup (Women): WINNER European Chess Club Cup: Kramnik to gain rating ...
 
   Aug-13-17 Garry Kasparov (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: <♔ ChessBookie Pay Day Announcement! ♔> Pay Day will be on the 16th of August: 1000 chessbucks will be added to every <active> Bookie player's account. New/inactive players, make sure to place at least one bet before that date, if you want to be ...
 
   Aug-13-17 St. Louis Rapid & Blitz (Blitz) (2017) (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: <♔ ChessBookie Pay Day Announcement! ♔> Pay Day will be on the 16th of August: 1000 chessbucks will be added to every <active> Bookie player's account. New/inactive players, make sure to place at least one bet before that date, if you want to be ...
 
   Aug-13-17 St. Louis Rapid & Blitz (Rapid) (2017) (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: <♔ ChessBookie Pay Day Announcement! ♔> Pay Day will be on the 16th of August: 1000 chessbucks will be added to every <active> Bookie player's account. New/inactive players, make sure to place at least one bet before that date, if you want to be ...
 
   Aug-13-17 Kibitzer's Café (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: <♔ ChessBookie Pay Day Announcement! ♔> Pay Day will be on the 16th of August: 1000 chessbucks will be added to every <active> Bookie player's account. New/inactive players, make sure to place at least one bet before that date, if you want to be ...
 
   Jun-30-17 chessgames.com chessforum (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: The Spring Leg of the ChessBookie game is officially over. <chessgames> please look over everything to see if all looks o.k.. We can then congratulate the winner - thanks.
 
   Jun-19-17 Veselin Aleksandrov Topalov (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: The Grand Chess Tour - Paris (Rapid) 2017 & Grand Chess Tour - Paris (Blitz) 2017 are coming soon: Grand Chess Tour - Paris (Rapid) 2017:Pick the Winner! Grand Chess Tour - Paris (Blitz) 2017:Pick the Winner!
 
   Jun-19-17 Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: The Grand Chess Tour - Paris (Rapid) 2017 & Grand Chess Tour - Paris (Blitz) 2017 are coming soon: Grand Chess Tour - Paris (Rapid) 2017:Pick the Winner! Grand Chess Tour - Paris (Blitz) 2017:Pick the Winner!
 
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Nov-05-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: I should've asked before betting, but regarding European Team Championship: WINNER, what happens if there's a tie (ex. AZE-UKR is tied, and RUS wins, thus having AZE & RUS both finish with 14)?

Thanks.

Nov-06-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessgames Bookie: <Penguincw> Official tie-breaks will be followed.
Nov-06-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  centralfiles: Maxim Rodshtein played 9 games and drew none of them!
Nov-12-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Annie K.: FIDE Grand Prix Palma de Mallorca details (players and schedule) can be found at Chess Results... ;)

http://chess-results.com/tnr307271....

Yeah, finding info on Agon events is a pain. :s
(In fact, Agon is a pain.) :p

Nov-12-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessgames Bookie: <Annie> Thanks :)
Nov-14-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessgames Bookie: ♔♔ ANNOUNCEMENT ♔♔

Wednesday, November 22, will be Pay Day! All players who have placed at least one bet this leg will receive a free 1,000 chessbucks, so be sure not to miss out.

Nov-19-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  sydbarrett: I just bet all my cash, including borrowed money. One of them will hit a jackpot. If not (which won't happen), I'll need that free cash oh yeah
Nov-21-17  Donkey255: <sydbarret> you said <I just bet all my cash, including borrowed money. One of them will hit a jackpot. If not (which won't happen), I'll need that free cash oh yeah>

My response:<!?!!?!???!?????!!!!?!?!?!?!>

Nov-22-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  chessgames.com: Happy Thanksgiving and Happy Pay Day as well! All accounts of active players have been given 1000 chessbucks.

Good luck!

Nov-22-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  sydbarrett: borrowed money= cash from loanshark. jackpot= outcomes that pay well. free cash... well "payday" is very soon, which means everyone who places a bet that day gets a free cash boost. (payday is/was today)
Nov-24-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  FSR: I'm only two spots below the legendary <sydbarrett> in the standings! Pretty good?
Nov-25-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  WinKing: <<>London Chess Classic 2017 begins Friday December 1st!!!<>> (6 days away)

Countdown to the London Chess Classic...

https://www.timeanddate.com/countdo...

♘LCC♘London Chess Classic 2017♗LCC♗

http://www.londonchessclassic.com/

This tournament will run from Dec. 1st thru Dec. 11th 2017. (9 Rounds)

Participants include Adams, Anand, Aronian, Carlsen, Caruana, Karjakin, Nepomniachtchi, Nakamura, So, & Vachier-Lagrave

Average rating: 2779(as of 11/25/17) - Category XXII

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<<> London Chess Classic 2017 <>>

Pairings and Schedule - http://www.londonchessclassic.com/g...

< 3 Prediction Contests: (Win virtual medals - Gold, Silver & Bronze) >

*** User: lostemperor - Predict the order the players will finish. Run & hosted by <lostemperor>. (3 categories to medal in) ***

**User: Golden Executive - Predict the result 1-0, 1/2, or 0-1. Run & hosted by <Golden Executive>. (3 categories to medal in)

This year will be the 11th Anniversary for this contest! (from 2007 to 2017 - 11 years running)**

*User: OhioChessFan - Predict the result 1-0, 1/2, or 0-1 & the number of moves. (4 categories to medal in). This contest is run by <chessmoron> & hosted by <OhioChessFan>.*

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Also, don't forget about <chessgames> ChessBookie game for this event. He can't wait to take some or all of your chessbucks. ;)

ChessBookie Game

Don't miss out on the fun for this Super Event!!!

Nov-29-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Count Wedgemore: <WinKing: < 3 Prediction Contests: (Win virtual medals - Gold, Silver & Bronze) >

Are these tournaments open for everyone, including new members?

Nov-29-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  moronovich: <Are these tournaments open for everyone, including new members?>

Yes,they are !

Nov-29-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Count Wedgemore: Cool! Thanks, <moronovich>.
Nov-29-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  WinKing: <Count Wedgemore: Are these tournaments open for everyone, including new members?>

Yes <Count Wedgemore>, you can play in one, two or all three of the contests if you like. All members are welcome. :)

Nov-30-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  sydbarrett: I need a loan so bad :((
Dec-01-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  sydbarrett: Oh man, I was too busy eating turkey for 7 days and only noticed your message now.

I know self-deprecation is your style Freddy, but that was mean. >:(

Bad luck, you know. Joan of Arc type of bad luck. January is where it counts. Don't count me out for this one just yet. I got magic

Dec-03-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  sydbarrett: The loan gods have answered, and I must make them proud
Dec-04-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: What's wrong with the Bookie page. I can't discard the tickets, neither can I make bets. 1:00 AM (East Coast) Monday.
Dec-04-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessgames Bookie: <brankat> I'm sorry to hear you had problems placing your bets. If the issues persist, contact Daniel Freeman (chess@chessgames.com) directly and give him as many details as possible about both the exact nature of the problems and the software you're using. See if using a different browser or temporarily disabling add-ons or plugins on your current browser makes any difference.
Dec-04-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: <Chessgames Bookie> Thank You. The thing is working now.
Dec-04-17  wordfunph: <London Chess Classic rd 4 All games drawn?>

thumbs up to master bookie <Switch>!

interesting..

Dec-08-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: Round. Six. Lost. Every. Single. Bet. =((
Dec-10-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  WinKing: Under/Over for Switch solving 5 present hunts this year:

17 clues or under
18 clues or over

;)

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