Tag Archives: Howell

The British (2)

The British (2)

Posted on 20th July 2014

The second round at the British Championships yielded few surprises and none that you correspondent noted. DWL Howell (1) 1-0 JP Jackson (1), Closed Catalan; JP Rudd (1) 0-1 NG Pert (1), Tarrasch French; ML …

The British (1)

The British (1)

Posted on 19th July 2014

Round 1 J Burnett 0-1 DWL Howell, KID, 5.g3; NG Pert 1-0 JFS Menadue, QGD, Slav; OA Hackner 0-1 ML Hebden, KID, Samisch; J Hawkins 1-0 T Brown, QGD, Geller Gambit. Hawkins won early. Hackner …

Imperial College Team Chess Challenge

Imperial College Team Chess Challenge

Posted on 25th April 2014

British Chess Magazine (together with our erstwhile staff photographer) visited a novel team chess challenge for secondary school pupils at the Department of Mathematics, Imperial College, London. Our thanks go to Neill Cooper and Chris …

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), …

Torquay 10

Torquay 10

Posted on 8th August 2013

A penultimate round of contrasts. Short draws: long endings. New faces, yet some reputations – Wells, Flear, Hebden – kept in tact, justifiably so. GMs Emms, Ward and Kosten have gotten a bit unused to …