The Manitoba Chess Association is pleased to be holding an over-the-board rapid tournament at the Little Brown Jug microbrewery, 336 William Ave. in Winnipeg from 2:00 to 5:00 on Saturday, December 11. Details as follows: 5 round Swiss tournament, time control of 10 minutes plus 3 second increment. $15 entry fee, unless participant has never… Read More »
Manitoba’s Gilbert Perez finished in 63rd place out of a field of 249 players at FIDE’s 4th World Championship for People with Disabilities. He ended up with a score of 5.5 to 3.5. He was the only Canadian represented in the online tournament. Congratulations Gilbert on a fine performance. Tournament results can be found here.
Steve Demmery surrendered a draw to Ibukun Orogun, but still won the MCA Online 2021 October TNT CFC Quick-Rated Tournament with 3.5 points. Orogun and Blair Rutter tied for 2nd/3rd with 3 points. Cross-table: 2021 October MCA Online CFC QR (chessmanitoba.org) The CFC has rated the tournament CFC – Tournament (chess.ca)
The-Unfriendly-Giant won tonight’s arena bullet tournament with 64 points, followed by Franz-Fleishacker with 24 and MrLahey with 18. Full results here.
Larry Samson won tonight’s 4 round blitz tournament with a score of 3.0 points. Kadiya placed second also with 3.0 points and Blair Rutter placed third with 2.0 points. Full results here.
Ten players played in tonight’s arena blitz tournament won by GershomHannah with 29 points, followed by Peter Baxted with 20 and GruenfeldAdict with 16 points. Full results here.
GershomHannah1234 won tonight’s arena blitz tournament with a score of 19 points. Jordan Kwiatek placed second with 16 points and MrLahey placed third, also with 16 points. Full results here.
Based on the weather forecast we have decided to cancel today’s tournament at the Bijou. We hope to reschedule the tournament to a date in the near future.
Peter Baxted won tonight’s six round blitz tournament with a perfect 6.0 score. Gilbert Perez placed second with 4.5 points and Ibkchessforlife placed third with 3.0 points. Full results here.
The Manitoba Chess Association (MCA) is pleased to announce that it will be hosting an outdoor rapid chess tournament from 1:00 to 3:00 on Sunday, August 22 at the Bijou Patio park (492 Main Street, or just east of The Cube in Old Market Square) in Winnipeg. Details as follows: 5 round Swiss. Time control… Read More »