P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:25/40  1/7  Pilkington Glass World  Championship semi-finals Artur Yusupov resigned his adjourned third game against Anatoly Karpov, giving the former world champion a lead of 2-1N Yusupov had mounted what appeared to be a brilliant attack !f—inst Karpov, but dramatically lost a bishop on the 59th move in time trouble. The third game between Jan Timman and Jonathan Speelman produced a tough battle riddled with tactical tricks which ended in a draw. Timman leads 2-1 having won the second game against Speelman with black. Chess Diary BBC2 269 More MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines
P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:10/50  3/7  Pilkington Glass World  C@—lpionship 3dmi-fiF@ls Timman v Speelman Game 3 2 c4 g6 18 0-0 b4 34 f4+ Kh8 3 Nc3 Bg7 19 Nd1 c4 35 Qh6+ Kg8 4 e4 d6 20 Be3 Nfd7 36 f6+ Kh8 5 f3 0-0 21 f4 Nc5 37 Rf6 Qxe4 6 e3 c5 22 fxe5 Nb3 38 Rh6+ Qh7 7 d5 e6 23 Qe1 Nxa1 39 Qf6+ Kg8 8 Qd2 exd5 24 Qf2 Rf8 40 Rxh7 Kxh7 9 cxd5 a6 25 Bxc4 Qxa4 41 Nf2 Rae8 10 a4 Re8 26 exd6 b3 42 Nxh3 Re1+ 11 Nge2 Nbd7 27 Bd4 Bxd4 43 Kf2 Bb5 12 Ng3 h5 28 Qxd4 Nc2 44 Nf4 Rf1+ 13 Be2 h4 29 Qc3 Bd7 45 Kg3 Ne1 14 Nf1 Ne5 30 Nh5 gxh5 46 Qf5+ Kg8 15 Bg5 h3 31 Qf6 Qpc4 47  16 g4 Qa5 32 !f6+ Kh8 \-\ Chess diary BBC2 269 More MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines
P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:20/50  3/7  Pilkington Glass World  ChampYonship semi-finals Timman v Speelman Game 3 1 d4 Nf6 17 Ng3 b5 33 Qxh5+ Kg7 2 c4 g6 18 0-0 b4 34  Kh8 3 Nc3 Bg7 19 Nd1 c4 35 Qh6+ Kg8 4 e4 d6 20 Be3 Nfd7 36  Kh8 5 f3 0-0 21 f4 Nc5 37 Rf6 Qxe4 6 Be3 c5 22 fxe5 Nb3 38 Rh6+ Qh7 7 d5 e6 23 Qe1 Nxa1 39 Qf6+ Kg8 8 Qd2 exd5 24 Qf2 Rf8 40 Rxh7 Kxh7 9 cxd5 a6 25 Bxc4 Qxa4 41 Nf2 Rae8 10 a4 Re8 26 exd6 b3 42 Nxh3 Re1+ 11 Nge2 Nbd7 27 Bd4 Bxd4 43 Kf2 Bb5 12 Ng3 h5 28 Qxd4 Nc2 44 Nf4 Rf1+ 13 Be2 h4 29 Qc3 Bd7 45 Kg3 Ne1 14 Nf1 Ne5 30 Nh5 gxh5 46 Qf5+ Kg8 15 Bg5 h3 31 Qf6 Qxc4 47  16 g4 Qa5 32  Kh8 \-\ Chess diary BBC2 269 More MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines
P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:13/01  4/7  Pilkington Glass World  Championship semi-finals Yusupov v Karpov Game 3 1 d4 Nf6 17 Qh5 Qe7 33 Qh5+ Qg6 2 c4 e6 18 Rxf1 hxg6 34 Qe5 Qg7 3 Nc3 Bb4 19 Qxg6+ Qg7 35 Qd6 Ke8 4 e3 0-0 20 Qd3 cxd4 36 f5 Qe7 5 Bd3 c5 21 cxd4 Qh7 37 Qb8+ Qd8 6 a3 Bxc3+ 22 Qb5 a6 38 Qe5 Qc7 7 bxc3 Nc6 23 Qb3 Ne7 39 Qxc7 Rxc7 8 Ne2 b6 24 Rf3 Rac8 40 fxe6 dxe6 9 e4 Ne8 25 Qxb6 Rc6 41 Ne4 Rc2 10 0-0 Ba6 26 Qa5 Nd5 42 Bd2 a5 11 f4 f5 27 Nf1 Qf5 43 Rb3 Kd7 12 Ng3 g6 28 Qe1 Rb8 44 Rb5 Ra8 13 Be3 Nd6 29 Qh4 Kf7 45 a4 Kc6 14 exf5 Nxc4 30 h3 Rc3 46 h4 Rc4 15 Bxc4 Bxc4 31 Kh2 Rg8 47 Rc5+ Rxc5 16 fxg6 Bxf1 32 Ng3 Qf6 48 dxc5 Nb4 Chess diary BBC2 269 More MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines
P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:20/33  7/7  Leigh Grand Prix leadfrs  Leigh GP Prixette GM M Adams 193.3 WGM S Arkell 76.1 IM P Large 188.8 WIM S Jackson 67.9 IM M Hebden 181.0 G Sullivan 21.0 GM M Chandler 179.4 IM P Wells 175.6 Amateur Prix IM K Arkell 171.0 V Lewis 48.1 K Yusof 44.5 Petit Prix D Ball 37.5 GM M Adams 92.2 IM M Hebden 89.1 Junior Prix IM P Wells 88.2 GM M Adams 95.9 IM K Arkell 86.1 A Summerscale 87.1 D Knox 84.5 S Cullip 75.5 IM C McNab 83.8 C Ward 70.0 Chess Diary BBC2 269 More MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines
P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:00/03  2/7  Pilkington Glass World  Championship semi-finals Jon Speelman should have derived a big psychological boost when he escaped with a draw in the first game !f—inst Jan Timman But the advantage turned the other way when Timman won their second f—lf with black. Karpov will draw some satisfaction from an unexpected win af—inst Yusupov in gamd three, but he has always been a firm favourite against the younger man. Games 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Yusupov \ \ 0 Karpov \ \ 1 Timman \ 1 \ S0delman \ 0 \ MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines
P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:13/00  5/7  Pilkington Gl!rb World  Championship seDH-finals Yusupov v Karpov Game 3 50 Nf6 Ke5 51 Bc3 Kf4 52 g4 Rd8 53 h6 Kg5 54 h7 Kg6 55 Kg3 Nc6 Yusupov resigned 56 Kf4 Kg7 withoud rdsuMhng 57 g5 Rd3 play. 58 Be5 Rd1 59 g6 Rf1 60 Kg5 Nxe5 adj 0-1 C(fss diary BBC2 269 More MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines
P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:20/00  5/7  Pilkington Glass World  Championship semi-finals Yusupov v Karpov Game 3 49 h5 Kd5 50 Nf6 Ke5 51 Bc3 Kf4 52 g4 Rd8 53 h6 Kg5 54 h7 Kg6 55 Kg3 Nc6 Yusupov resigned 56 Kf4 Kg7 without resuming 57 g5 Rd3 play 58 Be5 Rd1 59 g6 Rf1 60 Kg5 Nxe5 adj 0-1 Chess diary BBC2 269 More MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines
P268 CEEFAX 268 Fri 6 Oct 19:21/11  6/7  1989 BCF Grading List  GM Nigel Short 256 The full GM Jon Spfelman 253 list is GM John Nunn 246 available GM Murray Chandler 244 from the GM MIchael Adams 244 BCF price GM Julian Hodgson 241 £6 GM Mihai Suba 240 IM Antony Kosten 239 GM Jonathan Mestel 238 IM Stewart Conquest 238 IM William Watson 238 GM Glenn Flear 237 GM Daniel King 235 IM Mark Hebden 234 IM Paul Littlewood 234 IM Matthew Sadler 231 IM Keth Arkell 230 GM James Pl!rVftt 230 Chess Diary BBC2 269 More MoreChess Leisure Bookworm Headlines