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🏆 British Championship (2019) Chess Event Description
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. ... [more]

Player: David J Ledger

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C G Ward vs D J Ledger  1-0302019British ChampionshipA21 English
2. M Wadsworth vs D J Ledger  1-0322019British ChampionshipA00 Uncommon Opening
3. D J Ledger vs S N Longson  0-1562019British ChampionshipC78 Ruy Lopez
4. Tito Kahn vs D J Ledger  0-1392019British ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
5. D J Ledger vs E Player  ½-½492019British ChampionshipC53 Giuoco Piano
6. D J Ledger vs Nadia Jaufarally  ½-½432019British ChampionshipB27 Sicilian
7. S A Jones vs D J Ledger  ½-½552019British ChampionshipC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
8. Shyam Jagdish Modi vs D J Ledger  1-0312019British ChampionshipE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-31-19  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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