The Torbay Chess Congress
An annual congress held on the English Riviera
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Results of the 51st Torbay Chess Congress 10th - 12th November 2017

Venue:Livermead House Hotel, Torquay TQ2 6QJ
Timings:90 mins to completion plus an additional 30 secs for each move

Index:

A = Player's score
B = Number of graded games played
C = Total grading points
D = Performance Grade

Note: The performance grades are for guidence only. They are based on the players' grades shown on the cross table.


Open Tournament

Pos Name Code Grade R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 A B C D Prizes
1Stephen H Berry202A106666Dw7+b9+bye=w4+b2=448902231st=
2Dominic Mackle198C114766Db10+w5=b3+w11+w1=4510902181st=
3Mike P Waddington191A153139Gb11=w12+w2-b8+b4=359481903rd=
4Stephen P Dilleigh188A109679Fbye=w14+b5+b1-w3=347821963rd=
5Jeremy FS Menadue191A115427Jw8+b2=w4-b9=w6=5921184
6Jonathan C Wells188A121366Aw9-b8=w13+b10=b5=5918184
7John F Wheeler185A121446Kb1-w10=b12=w14+b9=5862172GP U187
8David P Littlejohns178A114482Ab5-w6=b14+w3-w13+5905181GP U187
9James Connor C Forster169A295278Gb6+w1-b11=w5=w7=5938188GP U187
10Paul D Helbig184B112469Kw2-b7=bye+w6=23521174
11Philip T Hayward172A279623Fw3=b13=w9=b2-b12=25866173
12Alan M Dunn162246437Jbye=b3-w7=b13=w11=24694174
13Graham Bolt196A106951Cbye=w11=b6-w12=b8-4600150
14Derek Simpson139A288847Gbye=b4-w8-b7-½3386129
Pos Name Grade R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Pts
1Stephen H Berry106666Dw7+b9+bye=w4+b2=4
2Dominic Mackle114766Db10+w5=b3+w11+w1=4
3Mike P Waddington153139Gb11=w12+w2-b8+b4=3
4Stephen P Dilleigh109679Fbye=w14+b5+b1-w3=3
5Jeremy FS Menadue115427Jw8+b2=w4-b9=w6=
6Jonathan C Wells121366Aw9-b8=w13+b10=b5=
7John F Wheeler121446Kb1-w10=b12=w14+b9=
8David P Littlejohns114482Ab5-w6=b14+w3-w13+
9James Connor C Forster295278Gb6+w1-b11=w5=w7=
10Paul D Helbig112469Kw2-b7=bye+w6=2
11Philip T Hayward279623Fw3=b13=w9=b2-b12=2
12Alan M Dunn246437Jbye=b3-w7=b13=w11=2
13Graham Bolt106951Cbye=w11=b6-w12=b8-
14Derek Simpson288847Gbye=b4-w8-b7-½
 

Major Tournament U170

Pos Name Code Grade R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 A B C D Prizes
1Robert G Taylor164A258545Fw14+b28+w20+b5=w8+59861971st=
2Plamen D Sivrev161A290413Fbye=w21+b30+b8+w5+48202051st=
3Yasser Tello162A120211Lb23+bye=w31+bye=b13+435971993rd=
4Russell R Goodfellow159A111388Ew34+b16+w8-b15+w9+459271853rd=
5Matthew R Wilson161A128713Jb35+w37+b7+w1=b2-5856171GP 161-155
6Martyn J Harris155A112178Kb37-w35+b39+w10=b24+5824165GP 161-155
7Michael H Stinton-Brownbridge154A157349Ebye=b38+w5-b25+w17+4697174GP 154-144
8Dominic L Bennett167A163142Bb29+w12+b4+w2-b1-35846169
9Vignesh Ramesh164B276543Db33+w30=b18=w28+b4-35819164
10Paul G Jackson162A162291Cw22+b20-w23+b6=w11=35818164
11Steve K Dean161A134631Dbye=w39=b24=w38+b10=34626157
12Andrew C Waters158A103615Ew36+b8-w15-b31+w30+35780156
13Alan W Brusey158C107557Dbye=b15=w34+b20+w3-34648162
14Alex Conway150B274043Gb1-bye+w17=b16=w29+34644161
15Stephen Williams140A170919Hbye=w13=b12+w4-b28+34680170GP U144
16H William Ingham163A173310Cbye=w4-b22+w14=b23=4608152
17John CH Nyman163C116344Kb21=w24=b14=w37+b7-5732146
18Jonathan R Ayres161E144539Lw25+b31=w9=bye=3498166
19James Schofield156F310014Fb39=w40=b37=w24-b38+5685137
20Geoffrey M Brown153B302092Hb26+w10+b1-w13-b27=5806161
21Nigel Hibberd150ew17=b2-w25-b32+w36+5768154
22Tim F Woodward150A127076Lb10-w26=w16-bye+b37+4576144
23Charles E Keen149B248351Jw3-b32+b10-w40+w16=5783157
24Ivor S Annetts144A105769Jbye=b17=w11=b19+w6-4635159
25Aissa El Hamdi144F287958Lb18-w27=b21+w7-b33+5772154
26Ronnie Burton167C107763Gw20-b22=bye=b36=w31=24534134
27George Georgiou155A149122Cw31-b25=w36=b34=w20=25671134
28Colin Sellwood155A118692Kbye+w1-b40+b9-w15-24505126
29David J Archer154A300734Aw8-b34-bye+w39+b14-24501125Slow Starter
30Jorgen H Nielsen142A150114Jw32+b9=w2-bye=b12-24592148
31Robert G Wilby140A155624Bb27+w18=b3-w12-b26=25753151
32Megan E O'Brien159A285525Cb30-w23-b35=w21-b39+5625125
33Arthur M Hibbitt152A112597Hw9-b36=w38-b35+w25-5621124
34Ian K Cross143A109134Hb4-w29+b13-w27=4576144
35Joshua P Blackmore143B290737Kw5-b6-w32=w33-b40+5664133
36James E Fewkes141A110546Cb12-w33=b27=w26=b21-5682136
37Ian G Matthew134B115087Lw6+b5-w19=b17-w22-5685137
38James Corrigan129D299785Lbye=w7-b33+b11-w19-4523131
39Terence V Greenaway141A156363Ew19=b11=w6-b29-w32-15635127
40Andrew Smith137A282804Cbye=b19=w28-b23-w35-14453113
Pos Name Grade R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Pts
1Robert G Taylor258545Fw14+b28+w20+b5=w8+
2Plamen D Sivrev290413Fbye=w21+b30+b8+w5+
3Yasser Tello120211Lb23+bye=w31+bye=b13+4
4Russell R Goodfellow111388Ew34+b16+w8-b15+w9+4
5Matthew R Wilson128713Jb35+w37+b7+w1=b2-
6Martyn J Harris112178Kb37-w35+b39+w10=b24+
7Michael H Stinton-Brownbridge157349Ebye=b38+w5-b25+w17+
8Dominic L Bennett163142Bb29+w12+b4+w2-b1-3
9Vignesh Ramesh276543Db33+w30=b18=w28+b4-3
10Paul G Jackson162291Cw22+b20-w23+b6=w11=3
11Steve K Dean134631Dbye=w39=b24=w38+b10=3
12Andrew C Waters103615Ew36+b8-w15-b31+w30+3
13Alan W Brusey107557Dbye=b15=w34+b20+w3-3
14Alex Conway274043Gb1-bye+w17=b16=w29+3
15Stephen Williams170919Hbye=w13=b12+w4-b28+3
16H William Ingham173310Cbye=w4-b22+w14=b23=
17John CH Nyman116344Kb21=w24=b14=w37+b7-
18Jonathan R Ayres144539Lw25+b31=w9=bye=
19James Schofield310014Fb39=w40=b37=w24-b38+
20Geoffrey M Brown302092Hb26+w10+b1-w13-b27=
21Nigel Hibberdw17=b2-w25-b32+w36+
22Tim F Woodward127076Lb10-w26=w16-bye+b37+
23Charles E Keen248351Jw3-b32+b10-w40+w16=
24Ivor S Annetts105769Jbye=b17=w11=b19+w6-
25Aissa El Hamdi287958Lb18-w27=b21+w7-b33+
26Ronnie Burton107763Gw20-b22=bye=b36=w31=2
27George Georgiou149122Cw31-b25=w36=b34=w20=2
28Colin Sellwood118692Kbye+w1-b40+b9-w15-2
29David J Archer300734Aw8-b34-bye+w39+b14-2
30Jorgen H Nielsen150114Jw32+b9=w2-bye=b12-2
31Robert G Wilby155624Bb27+w18=b3-w12-b26=2
32Megan E O'Brien285525Cb30-w23-b35=w21-b39+
33Arthur M Hibbitt112597Hw9-b36=w38-b35+w25-
34Ian K Cross109134Hb4-w29+b13-w27=
35Joshua P Blackmore290737Kw5-b6-w32=w33-b40+
36James E Fewkes110546Cb12-w33=b27=w26=b21-
37Ian G Matthew115087Lw6+b5-w19=b17-w22-
38James Corrigan299785Lbye=w7-b33+b11-w19-
39Terence V Greenaway156363Ew19=b11=w6-b29-w32-1
40Andrew Smith282804Cbye=b19=w28-b23-w35-1
 

Intermediate Tournament U140

Pos Name Code Grade R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 A B C D Prizes
1Eddie Hurst125D303037Ebye=b28+w21+b17+w4+47131781st=
2Adrian K Riley122A173106Dw34+b15+w3=b10+w13+58651731st=
3David J Jenkins139A286751Fb29+w11+b2=w4=b7+458041613rd
4Nathan Mills139A272540Lw30+b23+w13+b3=b1-5746149
5Marek AS Schroeder118B172176Jb22+b10-w16=w18+b15+5756151GP U120
6Michael Hill139A102320Cw31=b33=w12+b13-w16+35680136
7Peter A Manning137B160698Aw13-b24+w31+b14+w3-35684137
8Malcolm A Roberts136A118034Ebye=b19+w10=w11=b9=34559140
9Ian P Blencowe131A106888Lw25+b13-w33+b21=w8=35690138GP 131-127
10Peter Land130161321Cb27+w5+b8=w2-b11=35671134
11Richard EA Livermore129A298115Ew12+b3-w25+b8=w10=35703141GP 131-127
12Neal Fisher127A293495Eb11-w32+b6-w33+w21+35678136GP 131-127
13Robert H Willoughby126A126830Cb7+w9+b4-w6+b2-35718144GP 126-120
14John B Symons119E119982Bbye=b16=w30+w7-b22+34576144
15Ben R Wilkinson138A162703Lb18+w2-b17=w24+w5-5619124
16Eddie Fierek131A291101Cb26=w14=b5=w27+b6-5612122
17David R Rogers130A118154Dbye=b20+w15=w1-b19=4500125
18Mike J Cuggy126D191020Gw15-b31=w28+b5-w23+5618124
19Gerald F Parfett119A135387Bbye=w8-b29=b31+w17=4520130
20Jack Tye118A292842Fbye=w17-b22-w34+b32+4496124
21Paul Foster138B110795Bbye=w26+b1-w9=b12-24453113
22Geoff W Naldrett131A116056Ew5-b30=w20+b23=w14-25561112
23Nandaja Narayanan129C279359Db32+w4-b27=w22=b18-25565113
24Ray K Hunt123A113241Gbye=w7-b26+b15-w25=24466117
25James H Galloway121C255997Db9-w29+b11-w32=b24=25563113
26John Constable120B170107Bw16=b21-w24-b30=bye+24419105
27Timothy J Crouch116A264336Ew10-b34+w23=b16-w31=25599120
28Clifford B Peach106A116851Ebye=w1-b18-w29=b33+24447112
29David J Lawrence127A114137Fw3-b25-w19=b28=w30=5512102Slow Starter
30Stan RS Share127A182309Hb4-w22=b14-w26=b29=5536107
31Lynne J Fursman127C110994Hb6=w18=b7-w19-b27=5537107
32Michael J Dean103A273108Dw23-b12-bye+b25=w20-434586Slow Starter
33Grant Daly119A154123Hbye=w6=b9-b12-w28-1435388
34Paul Brackner132A107129Eb2-w27-bye=b20-½320669
35Neil Mayhew110bye=byed½0
Pos Name Grade R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Pts
1Eddie Hurst303037Ebye=b28+w21+b17+w4+
2Adrian K Riley173106Dw34+b15+w3=b10+w13+
3David J Jenkins286751Fb29+w11+b2=w4=b7+4
4Nathan Mills272540Lw30+b23+w13+b3=b1-
5Marek AS Schroeder172176Jb22+b10-w16=w18+b15+
6Michael Hill102320Cw31=b33=w12+b13-w16+3
7Peter A Manning160698Aw13-b24+w31+b14+w3-3
8Malcolm A Roberts118034Ebye=b19+w10=w11=b9=3
9Ian P Blencowe106888Lw25+b13-w33+b21=w8=3
10Peter Land161321Cb27+w5+b8=w2-b11=3
11Richard EA Livermore298115Ew12+b3-w25+b8=w10=3
12Neal Fisher293495Eb11-w32+b6-w33+w21+3
13Robert H Willoughby126830Cb7+w9+b4-w6+b2-3
14John B Symons119982Bbye=b16=w30+w7-b22+3
15Ben R Wilkinson162703Lb18+w2-b17=w24+w5-
16Eddie Fierek291101Cb26=w14=b5=w27+b6-
17David R Rogers118154Dbye=b20+w15=w1-b19=
18Mike J Cuggy191020Gw15-b31=w28+b5-w23+
19Gerald F Parfett135387Bbye=w8-b29=b31+w17=
20Jack Tye292842Fbye=w17-b22-w34+b32+
21Paul Foster110795Bbye=w26+b1-w9=b12-2
22Geoff W Naldrett116056Ew5-b30=w20+b23=w14-2
23Nandaja Narayanan279359Db32+w4-b27=w22=b18-2
24Ray K Hunt113241Gbye=w7-b26+b15-w25=2
25James H Galloway255997Db9-w29+b11-w32=b24=2
26John Constable170107Bw16=b21-w24-b30=bye+2
27Timothy J Crouch264336Ew10-b34+w23=b16-w31=2
28Clifford B Peach116851Ebye=w1-b18-w29=b33+2
29David J Lawrence114137Fw3-b25-w19=b28=w30=
30Stan RS Share182309Hb4-w22=b14-w26=b29=
31Lynne J Fursman110994Hb6=w18=b7-w19-b27=
32Michael J Dean273108Dw23-b12-bye+b25=w20-
33Grant Daly154123Hbye=w6=b9-b12-w28-1
34Paul Brackner107129Eb2-w27-bye=b20-½
35Neil Mayhewbye=byed½
 

Foundation Tournament U120

Pos Name Code Grade R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 A B C D Prizes
1Yuyang Wang90313200Gb13+w2+w15+b6+b12+557971591st
2Jason D Madden111A188252Bw36+b1-w27+b26+w18+456031212nd=
3Andy Proudfoot106D117499Lw33+b26=w23+b18=w14+455821162nd=
4Christine F Constable98A186045Jw38+b6=w19+w7=b21+456141232nd=
5John E Dean112A179950Cbye=b22+w26=b17+w9=4469117
6Charles Doidge108A109767Cb21+w4=b34+w1-w22+5515103
7Alan A Stonebridge104A134529Bw40+b35+w18=b4=b8=5524105GP 106-98
8Joy P Fursman104D152293Aw37+b18-w24+b19+w7=5590118GP 106-98
9Norman F Tidy101A120413Abye=w28+b12=w13+b5=4523131GP 106-98
10Gary Loyden117D144515Hb26-w21=b28=w36+b27+3548998
11Barry B Childs115D103025Fb18-w33+b17-w37+w26+3548497
12Roy Greenhalgh113A134641Gbye=b31+w9=b15+w1-34437109
13Michael R Pope113A249525Kw1-b37+w16+b9-w20+35514103
14James Wallman105A267739Jb35-w29+b36+w25+b3-3548998
15Ian Farrow102D110465Cb30+w25+b1-w12-b34+35502100
16Ken Ashby97A181837Fb34-w40+b13-b30+w24+3546593GP 97-82
17Paul G Broderick97A136890Ebye=b24=w11+w5-b25+34512128GP 97-82
18John W Carr91A153516Lw11+w8+b7=w3=b2-35590118GP 97-82
19Timothy S Allen112A258940Ab28=w32+b4-w8-w35+544990
20Dave Williams103B287786Hb29+w34=b25-w35+b13-543186
21David J Healey82B112419Fw6-b10=w31+b23+w4-545992
22Edmund J Holliday75D302314Lbye=w5-b32+w34+b6-438095GP U82
23James Gibbs35F309143Abye=bye+b3-w21-b32+317558GP U82
24Kevin Woodbridge118D273453Kbye=w17=b8-w28+b16-2433383
25Maurice A Richards117B156033Fw27+b15-w20+b14-w17-2544990
26Peter Carrick96E179333Aw10+w3=b5=w2-b11-25511102
27Alan H Davies92A304962Ab25-w30+b2-w31+w10-2544188
28Paul F Munro85C105363Cw19=b9-w10=b24-b38+2544389
29Kenneth Hayden-Sadler64A302195Gw20-b14-bye=b33=w36+2431579Slow Starter
30Surinder Virdee43E303231Aw15-b27-b33+w16-b37+2533868Slow Starter
31Shaun Walsh94A271280Fbye=w12-b21-b27-w40+424361
32Hazel Welch90A104846Gbye=b19-w22-b40+w23-419348
33Michael D Watson74B260543Ab3-b11-w30-w29=bye+417744
34Steven E Cawser70w16+b20=w6-b22-w15-538577
35Bracken Lockett67C294486Jw14+w7-bye=b20-b19-431980
36Andrew R Queen84274494Gb2-w38+w14-b10-b29-1529158
37Patrice Tournier65A299987Ab8-w13-b38+b11-w30-1524148
38Wendy Carr34A297321Cb4-b36-w37-bye+w28-148722
39Philip J Spargo98B161579Jbye=byed½0
40Ash Williams56294488Bb7-b16-bye=w32-b31-½417644
Pos Name Grade R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Pts
1Yuyang Wang313200Gb13+w2+w15+b6+b12+5
2Jason D Madden188252Bw36+b1-w27+b26+w18+4
3Andy Proudfoot117499Lw33+b26=w23+b18=w14+4
4Christine F Constable186045Jw38+b6=w19+w7=b21+4
5John E Dean179950Cbye=b22+w26=b17+w9=
6Charles Doidge109767Cb21+w4=b34+w1-w22+
7Alan A Stonebridge134529Bw40+b35+w18=b4=b8=
8Joy P Fursman152293Aw37+b18-w24+b19+w7=
9Norman F Tidy120413Abye=w28+b12=w13+b5=
10Gary Loyden144515Hb26-w21=b28=w36+b27+3
11Barry B Childs103025Fb18-w33+b17-w37+w26+3
12Roy Greenhalgh134641Gbye=b31+w9=b15+w1-3
13Michael R Pope249525Kw1-b37+w16+b9-w20+3
14James Wallman267739Jb35-w29+b36+w25+b3-3
15Ian Farrow110465Cb30+w25+b1-w12-b34+3
16Ken Ashby181837Fb34-w40+b13-b30+w24+3
17Paul G Broderick136890Ebye=b24=w11+w5-b25+3
18John W Carr153516Lw11+w8+b7=w3=b2-3
19Timothy S Allen258940Ab28=w32+b4-w8-w35+
20Dave Williams287786Hb29+w34=b25-w35+b13-
21David J Healey112419Fw6-b10=w31+b23+w4-
22Edmund J Holliday302314Lbye=w5-b32+w34+b6-
23James Gibbs309143Abye=bye+b3-w21-b32+
24Kevin Woodbridge273453Kbye=w17=b8-w28+b16-2
25Maurice A Richards156033Fw27+b15-w20+b14-w17-2
26Peter Carrick179333Aw10+w3=b5=w2-b11-2
27Alan H Davies304962Ab25-w30+b2-w31+w10-2
28Paul F Munro105363Cw19=b9-w10=b24-b38+2
29Kenneth Hayden-Sadler302195Gw20-b14-bye=b33=w36+2
30Surinder Virdee303231Aw15-b27-b33+w16-b37+2
31Shaun Walsh271280Fbye=w12-b21-b27-w40+
32Hazel Welch104846Gbye=b19-w22-b40+w23-
33Michael D Watson260543Ab3-b11-w30-w29=bye+
34Steven E Cawserw16+b20=w6-b22-w15-
35Bracken Lockett294486Jw14+w7-bye=b20-b19-
36Andrew R Queen274494Gb2-w38+w14-b10-b29-1
37Patrice Tournier299987Ab8-w13-b38+b11-w30-1
38Wendy Carr297321Cb4-b36-w37-bye+w28-1
39Philip J Spargo161579Jbye=byed½
40Ash Williams294488Bb7-b16-bye=w32-b31-½
 
A Game from Round 2 of the 2012 Major
[Event "Torbay Major"] [Site "Torquay"] [Date "2012.11.10"] [Round "2"] [White "Annetts, Ivor S"] [Black "Burton, Ronnie"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C41"] [PlyCount "46"] [EventDate "2012.11.??"] [EventType "swiss"] [EventRounds "5"] [EventCountry "ENG"] [SourceDate "2012.11.23"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. c3 Bg7 6. Bd3 Nf6 7. O-O O-O 8. h3 Re8 9. Re1 Nc6 10. f4 Nd7 11. Nxc6 bxc6 12. Bc2 Nb6 13. Nd2 d5 14. Nf3 Bb7 15. exd5 cxd5 16. Rb1 c5 17. Be3 Qc7 18. g3 Rad8 19. Bf2 Rxe1+ 20. Bxe1 d4 21. Qe2 Qc6 22. Kg2 Re8 23. Qf2 Nc4 0-1 [Event "Bye Rated Friendly"] [Site "Torquay"] [Date "2012.11.10"] [Round "2"] [White "Adams, Martyn W"] [Black "Slade, Theo"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C00"] [PlyCount "116"] [SourceDate "2012.11.23"] 1. Nc3 d5 2. e4 e6 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 Nc6 5. d3 Bb4 6. Bd2 O-O 7. Nge2 dxe4 8. Nxe4 Nxe4 9. Bxe4 Bxd2+ 10. Qxd2 f5 11. Bxc6 bxc6 12. O-O-O Rb8 13. Qc3 Qd5 14. b3 e5 15. f4 Re8 16. fxe5 Qxe5 17. Qxe5 Rxe5 18. Nc3 Bb7 19. Rde1 Rbe8 20. Rxe5 Rxe5 21. Kd2 Kf7 22. Re1 Kf6 23. d4 Rxe1 24. Kxe1 Kg5 25. Kf2 Kg4 26. h4 f4 27. gxf4 Kxf4 28. Ne2+ Kg4 29. Ng3 Bc8 30. c3 Kxh4 31. b4 Kg4 32. a4 h5 33. Ne4 Be6 34. Nc5 Bc4 35. Nd7 Kf5 36. Ne5 Bb3 37. a5 Ba4 38. Nd7 Bb5 39. Ne5 Ke4 40. Kg3 g5 41. Nf7 Kd3 42. Nxg5 Kxc3 43. Ne6 Kxb4 44. Nxc7 Kxa5 45. Ne6 Kb4 46. Nf4 a5 47. Nxh5 a4 48. Nf4 a3 49. Ng6 a2 50. Ne5 a1=Q 51. Kf4 Qxd4+ 52. Kf5 Bd3+ 53. Ke6 Qe4 54. Kd6 Qd5+ 55. Kc7 Qxe5+ 56. Kb6 Qe7 57. Kxc6 Be4+ 58. Kb6 Qb7# 0-1