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History of chess in Manitoba

Below is a link to a wonderful presentation given by Cecil Rosner (with added commentary from Irwin Lipnowski) to the Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada on April 29, 2021.  The presentation highlights the history of chess in Manitoba and in particular, the remarkable achievements and contributions by members of the Jewish community and the… Read More »

MCA online blitz results – April 8, 2021

Chandrashekhar Iyer won tonight’s six-round blitz tournament with a score of 6.0 points.  Gilbert Perez was second with 5.0 and Marcos Valentino was third with 4.0 points.   Top U1800 was zxcfds with 3.0 points. Full results here.

MCA online blitz results – April 1, 2021

Jordan Kwiatek won tonight’s arena blitz tournament with 42 points.  Chandrashekhar Iyer placed second with 34 and Blair Rutter placed third with 14 points.  Top U1800 player was zxcfds with 8 points. Full results here.    

MCA online blitz results – March 11, 2021

Isaac Wiebe placed first in tonight’s blitz tournament with 5.0 points.  Blair Rutter was second with 4.0 points and karas11 was third, also with 4.0 points.  Top U1800 player was Ievgeniia-Diana Furda with 3.0 points. Full results here.