Tag Archives: Jones

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 8

Torquay 8

Posted on 6th August 2013

Eventually Gordon won – quite impressively – yet Kosten should have converted earlier. Hebden turned the tables. Yang-Fan drew. Hegarty drew praise. Mackle got carried-away and, above all, is Carr staging a last minute dash …

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 …

Torquay 1

Torquay 1

Posted on 1st August 2013

The first round is traditionally a time for the first half of the draw trying to avoid drawing with the second half of the draw. On the top tables, something must have worked: G Jones …

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

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

Posted on 31st July 2013

The round one game of the day from Torquay chosen by the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features an unusual variation of the Alapin variation of the Sicilian Defence. This game was played between GM …