P141 Teletext 141 Oct27 21:12:43                ——— CALENDAR —————————————————————————— Tournament organisers who want to list their events on the Teletext Chess Calendar should send details to Simon Wilgress-Pipe at: Teletext, Building 10, Chiswick Park, 566 Chiswick High Road, London W4 5TS Fax: 020 7386 3241 e-mail: simonw@teletext.co.uk Organisers: you can also send Simon news, results and games — news items are particularly welcome. ——————————————————————————————————1/7—— Fun & Games index 140 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Oct27 21:10:05                ———————————————————————————— NEWS ————— KRAMNIK HANGS ON BY DEFAULT Vladimir Kramnik has managed to defeat Peter Leko in the Classical World Chess Championship at the death. The Russian shoved his head above the parapet and pulled off a final game uictory against his opponent at the Swiss tournament, which was enough to make the scores seven points apiece. And under the rules, that meant the honours went to the reigning champ. ——————————————————————————————————————— Total Entertainment 300 Big Screen 310 BAMBOOZLE! TRY OUR GREAT QUIZ p140 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Oct27 21:12:03                ———————————————————————————— NEWS ————— KRAMNIK HANGS ON BY DEFAULT Fingers gripped firmly round the trophy after winning the Classical World Chess Championship, Vladimir Kramnik said he was exhausted. "I had to give everything, especially at the end, to win against such an opponent," he wheezed afterwards. For his part, Leko said he was disappointed, but, at 25, wasn't going to let it spoil his career. ——————————————————————————————————————— Total Entertainment 300 Big Screen 310 GET A PLASMA TV &'LA-Z BOY' FOR PENNIES? SEE - p684 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Oct27 21:16:24                ——— CALENDAR —————————————————————————— Oct 22-24 Dundee Congress (Dundee) Keith Rose, 01382 534863 Oct 22-24 Scarborough Int'l Congress (Scarborough) keith@laroche-college.fsnet.co.uk Oct 23 Oxford City Quickplay (Oxford) ibrooke@excite.com Oct 24 Central London Rapidplay (London W1) Chris Todd, 020 8381 4406 Further details www.bcf.org.uk ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— Stage 330 Screen 310 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Oct27 21:11:44                ——— CALENDAR —————————————————————————— Oct 24- The March Of The Generations Nov 21 (Battle) BCF, 01424 775222 Oct 29-31 Hants Ind'l C'ships (Portsmouth) john.wheeler@care4free.net Oct 29-31 35th Thanet Congress (Broadstairs) A Hargreaves, 01227 274885 Oct 30-31 22nd Bury St Edmunds Congress (Bury St Edmunds) bjones@dial.pipex.com Further details www.bcf.org.uk ——————————————————————————————————5/7—— Stage 330 Screen 310 GET AWAY FROM IT ALL! HOLIDAYS p200 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Oct27 21:19:04                ——— BLITZ PUZZLE —————————————————————— 8 K  It's simple — 7 P R N PP you've got 30 6 N  seconds to solve 5  the problem on our 4 B Q  mock-up board. 3 P  White (—) to mate 2 KP  in two moves 1  against any defence. Press a b c d e f g h reveal for the answer. Time's 1) Nh6+ Kh8 running out... 2) Qg8++ mate ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— Press pause to hold the page STAGE REVIEWS AND LISTINGS p330 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Oct27 21:17:24                ——— BLITZ PUZZLE —————————————————————— 8 R  It's simple — 7 R P you've got 30 6 B P K seconds to solve 5 R  the problem on our 4 P  mock-up board. 3 Q  White (—) to mate 2 P KP in two moves 1  against any defence. Press a b c d e f g h reveal for the answer. Time's 1) Rh5+ gxh5 running out... 2) Qf6++ mate ——————————————————————————————————7/7—— Press pause to hold the page FOR LOTTERY, WE HAVE THE LOTTO p123 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index