Earl Rosenbloom Memorial Marcos Valentino defeated FM Kevin Gentes, and now has a 1-point lead over Gentes and Tony Boron. Gary Campbell Memorial Brian Pryce has caught up to the idle Jim Green; they have a 1-point lead over Ken Einarsson. Round 5 games have been posted, thanks to Ken Einarsson.
2016 Rosenbloom FM Kevin Gentes and Marcos Valentino lead with 3.5, followed by Tony Boron with 3 points. Most games have been posted. Thanks to those that sent in their games. 2016 Campbell Jim Green leads with 3.5, followed by Brian Pryce with 3, and Yevhen Viznytsya with 2.5 Games have been posted. Thanks to… Read More »
Theo Wolchock and Collin Anderson tied for first with 3.5 points from 4 rounds. Theo. as the top scoring Junior is the 2016 Manitoba Junior Champion. Keith Gannon was the top scoring player over 50, and is the 2016 Manitoba Senior Champion, with Francis Trueman the top Senior over 65.
The Manitoba Senior and Manitoba Junior were rolled into the 2016 November Rating Tournament due to relatively low turnout in each section. Theo Wolchock leads the Junior standings by 1 point, while Francis Trueman and Keith Gannon are vying for Senior honours. Round 1 results Round 2 results
In the Rosenbloom, FM Kevin Gentes and Marcos Valentino lead with 2.5. In the Campbell, Jim Green leads with 3, a point ahead of the pack. Campbell games have been posted; thanks to Ken Einarsson for compiling the game file, and to those for sending in their games.
There are still 5 of the 7 rounds remaining. You can still join the action with 2 half-point byes for the first two rounds.
In the Rosenbloom Memorial, FM Kevin Gentes, Marcos Valentino, Isaac Wiebe, Tony Boron, and Colin Prince are tied for first with 1.5 points. In the Campbell Memorial, Brian Pryce and Jim Green lead with 2 points.
In the ‘Rosenbloom’ the underdogs nicked their opponents for at least a half-point on 4 of the 5 boards. In the ‘Campbell’, the rating favorites won on all 5 boards. You can still join the action next week with a half-point bye for round 1.