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Paignton Tournament

Francis Ernest Appleyard Kitto5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
Hugh Courtney4.5/7(+4 -2 =1)[games]
Theodore Tylor4/7(+2 -1 =4)[games]
Andrew Rowland Benedick Thomas3.5/7(+2 -2 =3)[games]
Peter Fairbairn Copping3/7(+2 -3 =2)[games]
Wolfgang Heidenfeld3/7(+2 -3 =2)[games]
Richard Hilary Newman2.5/7(+1 -3 =3)[games]
Brian J Moore2.5/7(+1 -3 =3)[games]
* Chess Event Description
Paignton (1956)
The tournament ran from September 10-15. Round 3 was played on 11th in the evening, or 12th in the morning.

The final standings and crosstable:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 1 Kitto * 1 1 1 1 0 5 2 Courtney 0 * 0 1 1 1 1 4 3 Tylor 0 1 * 1 4 4 Thomas 0 * 0 1 1 3 =5 Copping 0 0 1 * 0 1 3 =5 Heidenfeld 0 0 0 1 * 1 3 =7 Newman 0 0 0 * 1 2 =7 Moore 1 0 0 0 * 2

Tournament book: British Chess Congresses, 1956-1957: Hastings, Ilford, Scunthorpe, Paignton by William Ritson-Morry (En Passant Chess Publications, 1957).

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 28  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Courtney vs W Heidenfeld  1-0431956PaigntonA52 Budapest Gambit
2. Tylor vs A R B Thomas  ½-½211956PaigntonA08 King's Indian Attack
3. R H Newman vs P Copping  0-1281956PaigntonE92 King's Indian
4. B J Moore vs F Kitto 1-0361956PaigntonD33 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
5. W Heidenfeld vs P Copping  1-0281956PaigntonB22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. B J Moore vs A R B Thomas  0-1451956PaigntonA57 Benko Gambit
7. R H Newman vs Tylor  ½-½291956PaigntonA56 Benoni Defense
8. H Courtney vs F Kitto  0-1411956PaigntonA57 Benko Gambit
9. Tylor vs H Courtney  1-0381956PaigntonA04 Reti Opening
10. F Kitto vs W Heidenfeld  ½-½321956PaigntonA85 Dutch, with c4 & Nc3
11. P Copping vs B J Moore ½-½511956PaigntonB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
12. A R B Thomas vs R H Newman  ½-½541956PaigntonA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
13. A R B Thomas vs H Courtney  0-1391956PaigntonA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
14. W Heidenfeld vs B J Moore  ½-½421956PaigntonE70 King's Indian
15. F Kitto vs R H Newman  1-0351956PaigntonB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
16. P Copping vs Tylor ½-½411956PaigntonE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
17. R H Newman vs W Heidenfeld 0-1481956PaigntonA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
18. Tylor vs F Kitto  0-1331956PaigntonA04 Reti Opening
19. A R B Thomas vs P Copping  0-1351956PaigntonD01 Richter-Veresov Attack
20. H Courtney vs B J Moore  1-0731956PaigntonE76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
21. P Copping vs H Courtney  0-1541956PaigntonD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
22. B J Moore vs R H Newman 0-1221956PaigntonA60 Benoni Defense
23. W Heidenfeld vs Tylor 0-1231956PaigntonE70 King's Indian
24. F Kitto vs A R B Thomas  ½-½471956PaigntonB25 Sicilian, Closed
25. Tylor vs B J Moore  ½-½391956PaigntonA05 Reti Opening
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