The Torbay Chess Congress
An annual congress held on the English Riviera
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Selected Games from the 2015 Torbay Chess Congress

Here are some selected games played in the 2015 Torbay Congress. Click on a "View Game" link below to play through one or more of the corresponding games on this website. Alternatively, click on a "Download PGN" link to download a PGN file containing these games, which you can play through using a computer program such as Fritz, HIARCS or Shredder.

We warmly thank Bill Frost, webmaster of the award-winning Chess Devon website, for transcribing the game sheets into electronic format and making the database of games available to us.

A Game from Round 2 of the 2012 Open
[Event "Torbay Open"] [Site "Torquay"] [Date "2012.11.10"] [Round "2"] [White "Bolt, Graham"] [Black "Shaw, M."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A00"] [PlyCount "60"] [EventDate "2012.11.??"] [EventType "swiss"] [EventRounds "5"] [EventCountry "ENG"] [SourceDate "2012.11.11"] 1. g3 e5 2. Bg2 d5 3. d3 Bd6 4. Nc3 c6 5. Nf3 Ne7 6. e4 O-O 7. O-O Bg4 8. Qe1 Re8 9. h3 Bxf3 10. Bxf3 Bb4 11. Bd2 d4 12. Ne2 Bxd2 13. Qxd2 c5 14. Bg2 Nd7 15. f4 Qc7 16. c3 f6 17. Bf3 Nc6 18. Qc2 b5 19. Rac1 Rac8 20. Bg4 Kh8 21. Qb3 c4 22. Qxb5 cxd3 23. Qxd3 Nc5 24. Qf3 d3 25. Bxc8 dxe2 26. Qxe2 Rxc8 27. b4 Ne6 28. Qc4 Ned8 29. Kh2 Qb8 30. b5 Na5 {The remainder of the score cannot be deciphered.} 1/2-1/2