P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:11/22   CHESS     3RD DERBYSHIRE RAPIDPLAY   31st May  Report by Geoff Gibson A Bumper entry of 150 took part, 20% up on last yjar. In thj Open GM Mark Hebden took control early on and was nevjr threatened. Thjre was a fierce battle for the other places with four playjrs sharing sjcond. The Trophy for the best Derbyshire Junior was won by Chris Newman. Graham Sands won thj prize best Derbyshire player and Bottesford won the team competition. 1/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Fjatures 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:04/48  CHESS  3RD DERBYSHIRE RAPIDPLAY In the Major, Roger Howley of Bolton won his first five games and a quick draw in thj final round assured him of first place. Again all the minor places were hotly disputed and eight players shared the remaining prizes. The Minor was dominated by Simon Wells of Mansfield who swept all before him with a perfect 6/6. With the event now established in the local calendar, the organisers hope to improve still further the conditions for next years tournament. 2/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:02/20  CHESS  3RD DERBYSHIRE RAPIDPLAY OPEN 1st M Hebden Midland Monarchs 5/6 2nd= P Gayson Bradford K Arkell Midland Monarchs M Barnes Fivj Ways M Turner Midland Monarchs 4/6 Other Prizes U185= R Wildig Rugby S Gilmore Belper 3/6 U170 M Salisbury Braunstone 3/6 MAJOR (U155) 1st R Howley Bolton 5\/6 2nd= R Edwards Fivj W!ys A Talbot Rugby 5/6 3/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:01/44  CHESS  3RD DERBYSHIRE RAPIDPLAY MAJOR (U155) Other Prizes U140 D Pritchard Wallsall 5/6 U125 C Jones Kettering 4\/6 MINOR 1st S Wells Mansfield 6/6 2nd= B Shorter Formby G Sands Courtaulds K Pottage Barnsley 5/6 Other Prizes U95 A Wildig Rugby 4\/6 U80 G Williams Bottesford 5/6 U70 S Bruce Stoke Povilion 4/6 UG C Newnh!m Ilkeston M Compton Nuneaton 3\/6 4/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:01/28   CHESS     4NCL DIVISION 2   Final Weekend 1997/98 Season  DIVISION 2 P W D L MP GP Barbican 2 8 6 1 1 13 41 Wessjx 8 6 0 2 12 32\ White Rose 8 5 1 2 11 36\ Simpsons 8 4 2 2 10 35 Witney & Swindon 8 5 0 3 10 34 Gwent Dragons 8 3 2 3 8 32\ Nidum Knights 8 3 1 4 7 26\ Invicta Knights 2 8 3 0 5 6 29\ Kings Head 8 3 0 5 6 29\ Bristol 2 8 1 3 4 5 30 Coulsdon & Purley 8 2 0 6 4 28 Gujldford 2 8 1 2 5 4 26 5/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Fjatures 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:17/10  CHESS  4NCL DIVISION 2, Round 10 Coulsdon & Purley and Gwent Dragons upsjt the form book and opened up the promotion race allowing Simpsons and Witney & Swindon to join Wessex in a crowded top of thj table. Round 10 Barbican 2 5-3 Kings Head Wessex 3\-4\ Coulsdon&Purley Gwent Dragons 4\-3\ White Rose Bristol 2 3-5 Simpsons Witney&Swindon 6-2 Nidum Knights Invicta Knights 4\-3\ Guildford 2 6/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:12/27  CHESS  4NCL DIVISION 2, Round 10 The Barbican 2 team maintained their championship challange with a solid win against an improving Kings Head team. Barbican 2 Kings Head A Lewis 2290 \-\ S Berry 2290 J Rogjrs 2335 \-\ R Thomas 2310 D Coleman 2240 1-0 R McMichael 2200 M Twyble 2205 \-\ D Okike 2150 D Sands 2255 \-\ C Mackenzie 182 A Tuckjr 2210 1-0 A Gilfillan 187 D Flower 2075 0-1 A Compton 1828 T Thompson F 2030 1-0 L Suzuki F 65 5-3 7/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:12/13  CHESS  4NCL DIVISION 2, Round 10 At the end of round 9 Wessex were in 2nd place looking at promotion, but this result droped them to 4th and the prospect of another season of division two chess. Wessex Coulsdon & Purley P Rossiter 2370 1-0 C Dunworth 2310 D Neil 2265 0-1 J Pigott 2360 A Corkett 2295 \-\ A Harley 2305 M Yeo 2210 0-1 S Swanson 2235 I Upton 2245 0-1 D Rosjn 2225 M Simons 2145 \-\ D Gunter 2185 A Brameld 184 1-0 R DeCoverly 2090 E Howard F 2045 \-\ M Vann F 124 3\-4\ 8/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:11/34  CHESS  4NCL DIVISION 2, Round 10 Gwent Dragons early season form returned just in time to put a spanner in to White Rosj's promotion plan. Gwent Dragons White Rose I Jones 2245 \-\ A Dunnington 2390 P Varley 2210 1-0 E Dearing 2295 A Borg 2135 1-0 S Barrett 2240 L Powell 181 1-0 P Gayson 2240 R Miles 2090 \-\ R Pallisjr 2165 D Vaughan 2050 \-\ M White 2225 Walden—Jones 1830 0-1 D Tan 2110 A Powell F 1490 0-1 C Forbes F 2105 4\-3\ 9/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Fjatures 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:11/27  CHESS  4NCL DIVISION 2, Round 10 A good win allowed Simpsons to move in to 2nd place by virtue of their better game points. Bristol 2 Simpsons S Buckley 2105 0-1 D Norwood 2515 A Easton 187 0-1 M Hennigan 2415 D Buckley 2115 0-1 A Mortazavi 2385 E Playjr 2115 0-1 R Tozjr 2305 S Dilleigh 175 \-\ R Wade 2220 D Grossjtt 164 1-0 R Hennigan F 2225 M Sellars 165 1-0 N Chan 177 S Tjdman F 122 \-\ M Houska 128 3-5 10/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Fjatures 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:12/17  CHESS  4NCL DIVISION 2, Round 10 Witney had to field a reserve when one of their players was delayed, but they did not let it stop them winning and moving in to the third promotion slot. Witney & Swindon Nidum Knights M Hannon Res 0-1 C Walsh 2190 P Cooksey 2185 \-\ L Williams 2240 A Hunt 2255 1-0 G Morris 5150 T Headlong 2260 1-0 A Fish 2115 R Haydon 2180 1-0 A Musson 2109 M Rosj 197 1-0 A Bennett 2100 S Elliott 2064 1-0 R S Jones 2045 F Headlong F 1824 \-\ J Wilson F 141 6-2 11/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:12/29  CHESS  4NCL DIVISION 2, Round 10 Guildford 2 remain rooted to the bottom of the division, but they did not go down with out a fight. Invicta Knights 2 Guildford 2 J Vigus 2260 \-\ A Punnett 2100 A Hanreck 2255 \-\ J Shjpley 2180 N Alfred 2225 1-0 M Singleton 2080 S Bibby 2205 \-\ D Tuddjnham 154 L Gurr 201 1-0 P Stimpson 170 P Fenn 2065 \-\ D Erichsjn 159 H Richards F 160 \-\ G Bimbatti 151 A Stille 155 0-1 C Lusher F 148 4\-3\ 12/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:14/11   CHESS     4NCL DIVISION 2   Final Weekend 1997/98 Season  DIVISION 2 Round 9 P W D L MP GP Barbican 2 9 7 1 1 15 46 Simpsons 9 5 2 2 12 41 Witney & Swindon 9 6 0 3 12 40 Wessjx 9 6 0 3 12 36 White Rose 9 5 1 3 11 40 Gwent Dragons 9 4 2 3 10 37 Invicta Knights 2 9 4 0 5 8 34 Nidum Knights 9 3 1 5 7 28\ Coulsdon & Purley 9 3 0 6 6 32\ Kings Head 9 3 0 6 6 32\ Bristol 2 9 1 3 5 5 33 Gujldford 2 9 1 2 6 4 29\ 13/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:14/23  CHESS  Chess Page(s) — Contact Information. You can contact the Chess Page editor Nigel Johnson by : Internet e.mail : nigel@chess96.demon.co.uk Written Correspondence to : Nigel Johnson CEEFAX Chess Pages c/o 68a The High Street Bideford North Devon, EX39 2AN Telephone : 01489 797475 14/16 Chess Home 578 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Fjatures 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:17/44  CHESS  DIARY OF UK EVENTS — JUNE 98 13—14 Spectrum Southend Congress Norman Wjnt — 01708 551 617 20 Golders Green Rapidplay Adam Raoof — 0181 202 0982 21 Cleveland Schools Chess Sean Marsh — 01642 787920 24 Coulsdon Handicap Rapidplay Scott Freeman — 0181 645 9586 JULY 2 Golders Green Blitz A Raoof — 0181 202 0982 4 Coulsdon Rapidplay Scott Freeman — 0181 645 9586 15/16 Chess Int'l 579 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV
P578 CEEFAX 2 578 Sat 13 Jun 21:11/05  CHESS  DIARY OF UK EVENTS — JULY 98 4 Dudley League Junior Rapidpl!y Graham Humphries — 01384 571 486 5 Kensington Rapidplay Barry Gale — 0181 316 4132 3-5 Manchester Summer Congress Peter Dodsworth — 0161 795 4856 18 Coulsdon Rapidplay Scott Freeman — 0181 645 9586 18 Goldjrs Green Rapidplay Adam Raoof — 0181 202 0982 22 Coulsdon Handicap Rapidplay Scott Freeman — 0181 645 9586 26 Lakjlands Cardiff Rapidplay Paul Keevil — 01222 541428 16/16 Chess Int'l 579 Freetime 570 Main menu 100 Features 500 ChessInt Showbiz Main Menu SEastTV