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Zoltan Bodnar – 1951-2020

Zoltan Bodnar – local player in the 1970s and well-known amongst problemists, passed away earlier this year. (source: Nigel Hanrahan) Nigel indicates that Zoltan was published in ‘The Problemist’ 8 times between 1976 and 1991. See Cecil Rosner most recently published one of his problems in 2014. Chess Manitoba: Cecil’s Saturday Puzzle – October… Read More »

2020 March TNT

The 2020 March TNT results for two rounds have been submitted to the CFC and FIDE for rating, and the tournament has ended. There will be no prizes awarded. CFC crosstable here: The tournament entry fee of $20 will be refunded for the 2020 March TNT- we can do this most quickly and socially… Read More »

Aron Kaptsan 1929-2018

Aron Kaptsan, many time Manitoba Champion, passed away February 17 after a brief illness. His family has indicated that there will be no service. The Manitoba Chess Association will be preparing an appropriate tribute.