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British Championship Tournament

Michael Adams7.5/9(+6 -0 =3)[games]
David Howell7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Ravi Haria6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Richard J Palliser6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Stephen Gordon6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Justin Tan6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Jovanka Houska6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
John M Emms5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Keith Arkell5.5/8(+5 -2 =1)[games]
Matthew J Wadsworth5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
David J Eggleston5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Jonah B Willow5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Neil H Bradbury5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Borna Derakhshani5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Charles H Storey5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Simon Kim Williams5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Richard G Pert5/8(+3 -1 =4)[games]
Christopher G Ward5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Adam G Ashton5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
William Claridge-Hansen5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Daniel Howard Fernandez4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Gary W Lane4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Richard A Bates4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Malcolm Pein4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Jack Rudd4.5/9(+4 -4 =1)[games]
Graham J Moore4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Katarzyna Toma4.5/9(+4 -4 =1)[games]
Viktor Stoyanov4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Freddie Hand4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
* (54 players total; 25 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
British Championship (2019)

The 106th British Chess Championships was held at the Riviera International Centre in Torquay, England from 27th July - 4th August. The reigning British Champion, GM Mickey Adams, tried to defend his crown against fierce opposition including GM David Howell, GM Nick Pert and GM Stephen Gordon. In case of a tie for first a rapid and blitz playoff would take place. The time control was 90 minutes for 40 moves then 30 minutes to the end, with a 30-second increment from move 1. Chief arbiter: Peter Purland.

Michael Adams won his 7th title with 7.5/9.

Official site: http://www.britishchesschampionship...

Previous: British Championship (2018)

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 234  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D Howell vs A Zapolskis  1-0392019British ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
2. C Holland vs D Eggleston  0-1312019British ChampionshipC11 French
3. R Palliser vs F Hand 1-0232019British ChampionshipD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. S A Jones vs L D'Costa  0-1402019British ChampionshipA46 Queen's Pawn Game
5. J C Pigott vs P Krzyzanowski  1-0472019British ChampionshipB27 Sicilian
6. Shyam Jagdish Modi vs G Lane  0-1302019British ChampionshipD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
7. R Bates vs S N Longson  1-0352019British ChampionshipD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. C Brewer vs Jonah B Willow  ½-½562019British ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
9. A G Ashton vs Thomas Donaldson  1-0662019British ChampionshipC78 Ruy Lopez
10. Robert Starley vs N Bradbury  ½-½492019British ChampionshipB49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
11. M Pein vs Jacob D Yoon  ½-½662019British ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
12. Nadia Jaufarally vs Borna Derakhshani  0-1322019British ChampionshipB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
13. William Claridge-Hansen vs Tito Kahn  1-0342019British ChampionshipA10 English
14. A C Taylor vs A P Smith  0-1402019British ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
15. Federico Rocco vs M Wadsworth  1-0602019British ChampionshipB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
16. J Rudd vs Adams  0-1382019British ChampionshipC54 Giuoco Piano
17. N Pert vs Graham J Moore 1-0702019British ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. C Storey vs S Gordon  1-0302019British ChampionshipB95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
19. Justin Tan vs Tim P Wall  1-0282019British ChampionshipB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
20. K Toma vs J Emms  0-1402019British ChampionshipB25 Sicilian, Closed
21. S Williams vs J Merriman 1-0592019British ChampionshipD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. T Villiers vs D H Fernandez ½-½592019British ChampionshipA10 English
23. Arkell vs E Player  1-0272019British ChampionshipA22 English
24. V Stoyanov vs R Haria  0-1382019British ChampionshipA13 English
25. R Pert vs N Crickmore  ½-½212019British ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  PhilFeeley: Lots of interesting chess here, but also lots of short draws. Are tournaments finding the no-draw-before-30 rule unpopular with players?
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  woldsmandriffield: Any chance of an update - the tournament is stuck in round 4. Thanks!
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  Tabanus: Congrats Mickey.

Palliser had w/o wins in rounds 3 & 4 (so only 7 games). Arkell did not play his rd. 4 game (vs Palliser), and Pert did not play his last round game.

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  paavoh: What economy by Adams, average moves per games less than 28.
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