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Welsh players in the e2e4 High Wycombe event

 

October 12th - 14th

 

Well done to the players who took part in the recent e2e4 Chess Congress, held at the De Vere Uplands Hotel, High Wycombe, from 12th-14 October 2012. 

Ioan Rees came joint 3rd in the Open Section (37 players) with 4/5 and FIDE TPR = 2464.

Alyssa Wang came joint 3rd in the Major Section (49 players) with 4/5 and FIDE TPR = 1951.

Stephanie du Toit and Emily Wang also played in the Major Section and scored 3/5 and 1.5/5 respectively, very creditable results given the strength of the field in their first e2e4 tournament.

 

Full results can be found on the following link:   http://www.e2e4.org.uk/high_wycombe/Oct2012/index.htm

 

These well organised events have been running for 3 years and take place in country hotels around the UK .  They are FIDE rated and give players the opportunity to gain FIDE points or obtain an initial FIDE rating. 

 

Audrey Yong ~ Publicity Director

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