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🏆 London Chess Classic Open (2016)

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The 8th London Chess Classic Open was played in the Olympia Conference Centre, Kensington, London 9-16 December 2016. There was no rest day, and rounds 2 & 3 were played on the same day (10 December). Time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, with 30 seconds added per move from move one. The first prize was £7,500. Chief organizer: Chess in Schools and Communities (CSC). Tournament director and chief arbiter: Alex Holowczak. ... [more]

Player: Stephen G Peters

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S G Peters vs Smirin  0-1232016London Chess Classic OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
2. E O'Molloy vs S G Peters  1-0412016London Chess Classic OpenD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. Maxim Dunn vs S G Peters  ½-½462016London Chess Classic OpenA17 English
4. S G Peters vs Federico Rocco  0-1442016London Chess Classic OpenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
5. D Roebuck vs S G Peters  ½-½152016London Chess Classic OpenC34 King's Gambit Accepted
6. S G Peters vs O Solli  1-0182016London Chess Classic OpenD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
7. Ranesh Ratnesan vs S G Peters  0-1602016London Chess Classic OpenA13 English
8. S G Peters vs Oscar Pollack  0-1332016London Chess Classic OpenE98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Peters wins | Peters loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-16-16  offramp: Hebden, Flear, Arkell ... The great old names...

<I have had playmates, I have had companions,
In my days of childhood, in my joyful schooldays,
All, all are gone, the old familiar faces.

I have been laughing, I have been carousing,
Drinking late, sitting late, with my bosom cronies,
All, all are gone, the old familiar faces.>

Dec-18-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  Domdaniel: <offramp> Quite. Somewhat to my surprise, I've never played a tournament game vs Hebden, Flear or Arkell ... though I've played in tournaments alongside all three of them.
Dec-18-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  Domdaniel: <When you grow tired
Of the friends you make
Never ever turn your back on them
Say they were the best of times
You ever had
The very best of times
With the thoughtless kind.

We dress conservatively
At the best of times
Prefer the shadows
To the bright lights in the eyes...>

John Cale

Dec-16-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Flear (38th) and Arkell (47th) disappared from the CG list after I edited the standings.

Sorry about that.

Dec-16-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: I'm just happy to know that they're still alive.

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