Tag Archives: Arkell

Aberystwyth 2014: Who Will Win?

Aberystwyth 2014: Who Will Win?

Posted on 19th July 2014

Who will win the 2014 British Championships? The favourite on ratings has to be GM David Howell. However, enjoying a great run of form is European Over-50 Champion, Keith Arkell and who could rule him …

Torquay 11

Torquay 11

Posted on 10th August 2013

With Howell winner but not yet crowned, the last round was spent wondering what prizes remained for the pointless and how many draws make eight or even seven. D Howell (9) draw G Jones (7.5), …

Andrew Martin’s Torquay game of the day: round 7

Andrew Martin’s Torquay game of the day: round 7

Posted on 6th August 2013

The round seven game of the day from Torquay chosen by the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features the Nimzo-Indian Defence. This game was played between GM Peter Wells and GM Keith Arkell. The game …

Torquay 7

Torquay 7

Posted on 5th August 2013

A black day for the Whites here on the Devon coast. D Howell (5.5) draw M Hebden (5), Hungarian Defence; S Gordon (5) 0-1 S Williams (4.5), KID 6.h3; J Hawkins (4.5) 0-1 A Ghasi …

Torquay 6

Torquay 6

Posted on 3rd August 2013

A slowing of the pace in round six of the British Chess Championships in Torquay. The defending champion, for example, has drawn four of his first week games and several of his rivals, for example …