Rolando Bince leads with 3 points, Theo Wolchock and Tony Boron are next with 2.5 points.
Theo Wolchock, Tony Boron, and Rolando Bince lead with 2 points.
Twenty players have started the September TNT. You can still join the action next Tuesday with a half-point bye for Round 1. All the rating favorites prevailed in the first round.
Theo Wolchock won the 2019 Abe Yanofsky Memorial Open with 4.5 points, ceding only a draw to fellow junior Derek Ma in Round 2. Ma finished 2nd with 4 points;, his other draw was with current Manitoba Champion Isaac Wiebe in Round 4. Yemi Abioye finished 3rd with 3.5, upsetting Wiebe in the final round.… Read More »
Twenty players contested the last of three Abe Yanofsky Rapid Satellite tournaments, in which the prizes are full or partial entries to the 2019 Abe Yanofsky Memorial tournament . One entry in Open section, and two entries in the U1800 section were the prizes on August 27. Derek Ma won another entry to 2019 Abe… Read More »
Twenty-four players contested the second of three Abe Yanofsky Rapid Satellite tournaments, in which the prizes are full or partial entries to the 2019 Abe Yanofsky Memorial tournament . Two entries in each of the two sections, Open, and U1800 were the prizes on August 20. There was a four-way tie for the two Open… Read More »
Twenty-four players contested the first of three Abe Yanofsky Active Satellite tournaments, in which the prizes are full or partial entries to the 2019 Abe Yanofsky Memorial tournament . Five entries were the prizes on August 13. Isaac Wiebe with a perfect 4 points, and Gustav Baron with 3.5 points won the two entries as… Read More »
Derek Ma defeated Isaac Wiebe in a tense battle to win the 2019 Winnipeg Open with 6.5 points. The game ended with both players having less than a minute remaining, and an extremely sharp position preceding the finish. Isaac Wiebe took second place with 6 points. Adrian Lafreniere and Cory Letain scored 5.5 points,… Read More »
2019 (17th Annual) Abe Yanofsky Memorial Tournament – $ 2,500 Guaranteed Prize Fund – August 30 – September 1 Full information at: https://aymemorialchess.blogspot.com/ Entry fees: $50 regular, $40 junior if registered on or before Aug 6. After August 6 – $60. $50 for junior (under 20 years of age) CFC Membership also required. All players… Read More »
Isaac Wiebe leads with 6 points, followed by Derek Ma with 5.5. They will face each other in the final round next week. Also next week – additional books will be for sale – full list here: Books Arrive early on July 30 for best selection.