2019 Nathan Divinsky Memorial (April TNT) starts Tuesday, April 2

2019 Nathan Divinsky Memorial (April TNT) starts Tuesday, April 2

CFC (Chess Federation of Canada)  and FIDE rated.

2019 March TNT – Final round results

Rolando Bince won the 2019 March TNT with a perfect 4.0 score, prevailing over Gustav Baron in the final round.  Theo Wolchock, Ibukun Orogun, Jim Melnyk, and Keith Czarny all scored 3 points, sharing 2nd place, U1900, and U1700 prizes.  Bruce Leaden won the U1500 prize.

Bd ResWhite BlackRes
1 0Gustav L Baron (2228 2.5) Rolando Bince (1889 3.0)1
2 0.5Theo Wolchock (2190 2.5) Ibukun Orogun (1839 2.5)0.5
3 1Jim Melnyk (1644 2.0) Larry Samson (1737 2.0)0
4 1FKeith Czarny (1690 2.0) Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1539 2.0)0F
5 0Gary Crawford (1561 1.0) Jaroslaw Czypinski (1929 1.5)1
6 1Philipp Gregoryanz (1528 1.0) Zachary Piche (1499 1.0)0
7 0Francis Trueman (1427 1.0) Richard Ott (1520 0.5)1
8 0Keith Gannon (1483 0.5) Cory Letain (1678 0.5)1
9 1Bruce Leaden (1484 0.5) Ryan Lotecki (1373 0.5)0

2019 March TNT – Round 3 results

Rolando Bince leads with 3 points. Theo Wolchock, Ibukun Orogun, and Gustav Baron (who narrowly escaped against Ievgeniaa-Diana Furda) are next with 2.5.

Bd ResWhite BlackRes
11Rolando Bince (1889 2.0)Oyeyemi A Abioye (2065 2.0)0
20Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1539 2.0)Gustav L Baron (2228 1.5)1
30Roy Proulx (1894 1.0)Theo Wolchock (2190 1.5)1
41Colin Prince (1858 1.0)Gary Crawford (1561 1.0)0
51Larry Samson (1737 1.0)Philipp Gregoryanz (1528 1.0)0
60Francis Trueman (1427 1.0)Keith Czarny (1690 1.0)1
71Jim Melnyk (1644 1.0)Zachary Piche (1499 1.0)0
81Jaroslaw Czypinski (1929 0.5)Keith Gannon (1483 0.5)0
90.5Cory Letain (1678 0.0)Bruce Leaden (1484 0.0)0.5
100.5Richard Ott (1520 0.0)Ryan Lotecki (1373 0.0)0.5
0.5Ibukun Orogun (1839 2.0)BYE

2019 March TNT – Round 2 results

Yemi Abioye, Rolando Bince, Ibukun (Isaac) Orogun, and Ievgeniia-Diana Furda lead with 2 points.

 

Bd ResWhite BlackRes
11Oyeyemi A Abioye (2065 1.0)Larry Samson (1737 1.0)0
21Rolando Bince (1889 1.0)Jim Melnyk (1644 1.0)0
3 1Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1539 1.0)Colin Prince (1858 1.0)
41Ibukun Orogun (1839 1.0)Francis Trueman (1427 1.0)0
51Gustav L Baron (2228 0.5)Jaroslaw Czypinski (1929 0.5)0
61Theo Wolchock (2190 0.5)Keith Gannon (1483 0.5)0
70Richard Ott (1520 0.0)Roy Proulx (1894 0.0)1
81Zachary Piche (1499 0.0)Cory Letain (1678 0.0)0
90Bruce Leaden (1484 0.0)Gary Crawford (1561 0.0)1
100Ryan Lotecki (1373 0.0)Philipp Gregoryanz (1528 0.0)1
?Keith Czarny (1690 0.5)BYE

2019 March TNT – Round 1 results

Eighteen players have started the 2019 March TNT. Two notable upsets tonight; Ievgeniaa-Diana Furda defeated #2 seed Roy Proulx, Francis Trueman prevailed over Cory Letain. You can still join the action next week with a half-point bye for Round 1.

Bd ResWhite BlackRes
10Gary Crawford (1561 0.0)Oyeyemi A Abioye (2065 0.0)1
20Roy Proulx (1894 0.0)Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1539 0.0)1
30Philipp Gregoryanz (1528 0.0)Rolando Bince (1889 0.0)1
41Colin Prince (1858 0.0)Richard Ott (1520 0.0)0
50Zachary Piche (1499 0.0)Ibukun Orogun (1839 0.0)1
61Larry Samson (1737 0.0)Bruce Leaden (1484 0.0)0
7.5Keith Gannon (1483 0.0)Keith Czarny (1690 0.0).5
80Cory Letain (1678 0.0)Francis Trueman (1427 0.0)1
90Ryan Lotecki (1373 0.0)Jim Melnyk (1644 0.0)1

2019 February TNT – Final round results

Yemi Abioye and Rolando Bince tied for first with 3.5 points. Third place went to Colin Prince with 3 points.

The U1700 prizes were shared by three players with 2.5 points; Mike Skop, Cory Letain, and Jim Melynk.

The U1500 prizes were shared by three players with 2 points; Richard Ott, Aibike Myrzaibraimova, and Zachary Piche.

Bd ResWhite BlackRes
11Oyeyemi A Abioye (2032 2.5)Blair Rutter (1920 2.5)0
21Rolando Bince (1858 2.5)Mike Skop (1666 2.5)0
30Keith Czarny (1691 2.0)Colin Prince (1893 2.0)1
4.5Ibukun Orogun (1944 1.5)Cory Letain (1680 2.0).5
50Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1524 1.5)Jim Melnyk (1640 1.5)1
6.5Aibike Myrzaibraimova (1474 1.5)Gary Crawford (1561 1.0).5
70Keith Gannon (1499 1.0)Richard Ott (1483 1.0)1
80Bruce Leaden (1492 1.0)Zachary Piche (1479 1.0)1
91Ryan Lotecki (unr. 0.5)Alia Myrzaibraimova (1171 1.0)0
100Philipp Gregoryanz (1577 0.5)Stephen Ford (1543 0.0)1
.5Phil Le Dorze (1829 1.5)BYE

2019 February TNT – Round 3 results

Yemi Abioye,  Blair Rutter, Rolando Bince, and Mike Skop lead with 2.5 points.

Bd ResWhite BlackRes
1.5Rolando Bince (1858 2.0)Oyeyemi A Abioye (2032 2.0).5
2 1Mike Skop (1666 1.5)Ibukun Orogun (1944 1.5) 0
3 1Blair Rutter (1920 1.5)Jim Melnyk (1640 1.5) 0
40Gary Crawford (1561 1.0)Roy Proulx (1907 1.0)1
51Colin Prince (1893 1.0)Bruce Leaden (1492 1.0)0
6.5Phil Le Dorze (1829 1.0)Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1524 1.0).5
7F0FRichard Ott (1483 1.0)Keith Czarny (1691 1.0)1X
81Cory Letain (1680 1.0)Zachary Piche (1479 1.0)0
91Aibike Myrzaibraimova (1474 0.5)Ryan Lotecki (unr. 0.5)0
10.5Alia Myrzaibraimova (1171 0.5)Philipp Gregoryanz (1577 0.0).5
110Stephen Ford (1543 0.0)Keith Gannon (1499 0.0)1

 

2019 February TNT – Round 2 results

Yemi Abioye and Rolando Bince lead with 2 points.

Bd ResWhite BlackRes
11Oyeyemi A Abioye (2032 1.0)Colin Prince (1893 1.0)0
20Roy Proulx (1907 1.0)Rolando Bince (1858 1.0)1
30Keith Czarny (1691 1.0)Blair Rutter (1920 0.5)1
4.5Bruce Leaden (1492 0.5)Phil Le Dorze (1829 0.5).5
5.5Richard Ott (1483 0.5)Cory Letain (1680 0.5).5
61Mike Skop (1666 0.5)Aibike Myrzaibraimova (1474 0.5)0
71Jim Melnyk (1640 0.5)Alia Myrzaibraimova (1171 0.5)0
81Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1524 0.0)Philipp Gregoryanz (1577 0.0)0
91Gary Crawford (1561 0.0)Keith Gannon (1499 0.0)0
101Zachary Piche (1479 0.0)Stephen Ford (1543 0.0)0
.5Ibukun Orogun (1944 1.0)BYE

2019 February TNT – Round 1 results

Eighteen players have started the 2019 February TNT.  Notable results include Richard Ott holding Phil Le Dorze to a draw, and the Myrzaibraimova sisters drawing with their higher rated opposition. You can still join the action next Tuesday with a half-point bye for Round 1.

Bd ResWhite BlackRes
10Philipp Gregoryanz (1577)Oyeyemi A Abioye (2032)1
21Ibukun Orogun (1944)Gary Crawford (1561)0
30Stephen Ford (1543)Roy Proulx (1907)1
41Colin Prince (1893)Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1524)0
50Keith Gannon (1499)Rolando Bince (1858)1
6 .5Phil Le Dorze (1829)Richard Ott (1483) .5
70Zachary Piche (1479)Keith Czarny (1691)1
8.5Cory Letain (1680)Aibike Myrzaibraimova (1474).5
9.5Alia Myrzaibraimova (1171)Mike Skop (1666).5

 

2019 Kent Oliver Memorial results

The 2019 edition of the Kent Oliver Memorial attracted 31 players, the most in recent memory.

Mutiu Salawu and Yemi Abioye tied for first place with 4.5 points.

Salawu and Abioye win 2019 Kent Oliver Memorial

Third place was shared by Jonathon Zaczek and Theo Wolchock, each with 4 points.   Rolando Bince also had 4 points, winning the top U1900 prize.  Second U1900 was Joshua Gerona with 3.5 points. The 3rd U1900 prize was shared amongst Larry Samson, Colin Prince, Gilbert Perez, and Fernando Orcullo, with 3 points.

Mike Skop and John Remillard won top U1700 with 3 points, with Mark Klusa taking third U1700 with 2.5 points.  Zachary Piche won top U1500 with 3 points; Keith Gannon and Francis Trueman shared 2nd and 3rd U1500 with 2 points.

The prize fund was augmented by a generous contribution from Mrs. Truus Oliver.