P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:16:05                ——— 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. ——————————————————————————————————1/9—— Fun & Games index 140 GOING SKIING? CHECK OUT THE SNOW BEFORE YOU GO ITV1 p570 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:17:27                ———————————————————————————— NEWS ————— ROUBLES OR NOTHING The chess fraternity in Russia don't muck about when there are roubles to be won. And there were some familiar faces concentrating hard when $125,000 worth were up for grabs recently. It was the Russian Championship which had the prize pot, and there was some fierce play over the two-week contest. Only one player could take the $50,000 winner's pot though. ——————————————————————————————————————— Total Entertainment 300 Big Screen 310 For all the seasonal fun in your area go to our Christmas event guide p370 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:14:41                ———————————————————————————— NEWS ————— ROUBLES OR NOTHING The big guns came out to play during the recent chess Russian Championship, but it was Garry Kasparov who reigned supreme at the end of the contest. Second to the country's heavyweight was Alexander Grischuk, with Alexey Dreev coming in third. This is Kasparov's first major tournament victory in over a year, but he dominated from the outset. ——————————————————————————————————————— Total Entertainment 300 Big Screen 310 GET A BRAND NEW SEAT IBIZA FOR PENNIES? SEE p684 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:11:53                ———————————————————————————— NEWS ————— GAPS WIDEN IN 4NCL Heavy hitters Wood Green 1 and Guildford ADC-1 maintained their 100% records in the latest round of 4NCL's Division 1 championships. It's Wood Green who now head the table by half a point though. Meanwhile Division 2 saw top seeds Hilsmark Kingfisher 1 and Slough Sharks facing off, with the tightly-fought match culminating in a draw. ——————————————————————————————————————— Total Entertainment 300 Big Screen 310 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:11:15                ——— CALENDAR —————————————————————————— Dec 4-5 51st Hitchin Congress (Hitchin) brianjdkns@aol.com Dec 5 Knowsley Jnr Quickplay T'ment (Knowsley) steve.guy@knowsley.gov.uk Dec 5 Midlands Handicap R'play (Syston) bcfhomechess@yahoo.co.uk Dec 10-12 2nd Bristol Open Congress (Bristol) tugmw@blueyonder.co.uk Further details bcf.org.uk ——————————————————————————————————5/9—— Stage 330 Screen 310 CHECK OUR CHRISTMAS EVENT GUIDE p370 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:11:37                ——— CALENDAR —————————————————————————— Dec 11 Golders Green Rapidplay (London NW4) Adam Raoof, p20 82p2 0982 Dec 11-12 London Jnr C'ships (Harrow) congress@ljcc.co.uk Dec 12 10th Bury Rapidplay (Bury) chess@pcfp.co.uk Dec 12 43rd Nuneaton Rapidplay (Nuneaton) chessroy@tinyworld.co.uk Further details bcf.org.uk ——————————————————————————————————6/9—— Stage 330 Screen 310 STAGE REVIEWS AND LISTINGS p330 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:12:19                ——— BLITZ PUZZLE —————————————————————— 8 R N K  It's simple — 7 R  you've got 30 6 P K seconds to solve 5 P P the problem on our 4 P P  mock-up board. 3  White (—) to mate 2  in two moves 1 R  against any defence. Press a b c d e f g h reveal for the answer. Time's 1) Rf7+ Kg8 running out... 2) Rxe8++ mate ——————————————————————————————————7/9—— Press pause to hold the page FOR LOTTERY, WE HAVE THE LOTTO p123 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:12:51                ——— BLITZ PUZZLE —————————————————————— 8 K  It's simple — 7 P Q you've got 30 6 Q P P B  seconds to solve 5 P N the problem on our 4 P R  mock-up board. 3 K  White (—) to mate 2 R  in two moves 1  against any defence. Press a b c d e f g h reveal for the answer. Time's 1) Ke2=+ Kg8 running out... 2) Qe8++ mate ——————————————————————————————————8/9—— Press pause to hold the page BACK A WINNER WITH RACING NEWS p550 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index
P141 Teletext 141 Dec11 23:16:23                ——— BLITZ PUZZLE —————————————————————— 8  It's simple — 7 P N  you've got 30 6 B P N  seconds to solve 5 K  the problem on our 4 RP N P  mock-up board. 3 K P  White (—) to mate 2  in two moves 1  against any defence. Press a b c d e f g h reveal for the answer. Time's 1) Bc7+ Rd6 running out... 2) Ng6++ mate ——————————————————————————————————9/9—— Press pause to hold the page BEAT THE BOOKIES: VISIT BET SPY p570 Bridge Connect Total Ents Hol Index