Europchess championship – pairings and results

14/09/2010
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Ronde 6 (05-12-2010)(Appariements) 1  0 Timothy Binham        ( 1) ( 4.5)  -   Jozsef Barta          ( 6) ( 4.0) 2  0 Jeno Czuczai          ( 8) ( 4.0)  -   Christophe Keller     ( 3) ( 4.0) 3  0 Frank Hoffmeister     ( 4) ( 4.0)  -   George Vassilakis     (15) ( 4.0) 4  0 Dominique Dupuis      (13) ( 4.0)  -   Thomas Wiley          ( 2) ( 3.5) 5  0 Johannes Bertram      (12) ( 3.5)  -   Pere Moles Palleja    ( 5)...

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Europchess wins the interligues

13/09/2010
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Europchess wins the interligues

Five new players secure a fantastic start of the season On 12 September 2010, the tournament between several Belgian chess ligues was played in Brussels. Players from Europchess made up the ten boards for the European Union and secured a convincing win with 7,5/10 points in front of Bruxelles-Capitale, Hainaut, Namuur-Luxemburg and Bruxelles-Capitale II. This fantastic performance was mainly due to the fact the our new players Georgi Tomov, Matija Suskovic, Luis Parreira, Edit...

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Jenő Czuczai won the spring rapid tournament!

23/06/2010
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Jenő Czuczai won the spring rapid tournament!

Congratulations to Jenő who scored an impressive 6 points out of 7 and won the spring rapid tournament half a point ahead of Frank Hoffmeister and Timothy Binham.

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Fine results for Europchess players in the Limburg Open tournament

06/06/2010
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Fine results for Europchess players in the Limburg Open tournament

The 4th ENCI Limburg Open took place in Maastricht from 21 to 24 May.  Almost three hundred players took part, divided into three Sections according to rating.  The top Section was a FIDE-rated seven-round swiss tournament with one hundred participants.  Seven Grandmasters took part, including four (Miroshnichenko, Fedorchuk, Gharamian and Berg) who are rated over 2600. The two winners, each managing five wins and two draws, were Tigran Ghramian from France and Evgenij Miroshnichenko...

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Results of the latest round of the rapid tournament

21/04/2010
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Results of the latest round of the rapid tournament

Top rankings after 5 rounds: 1. Pere Moles Palleja  4.5 2-5.   Frank Hoffmeister, Marc Vallett, Christophe Keller, Timothy Binham 4.0 Ronde 7 (9-06-2010)(Appariements) 1  0 Marc Vallet           ( 3) ( 5.0)  -   Timothy Binham        ( 1) ( 4.5) 2  0 Jeno Czuczai          ( 8) ( 5.0)  -   Pere Moles Palleja    ( 7) ( 4.5)P 3  0 Frank Hoffmeister     ( 6) ( 4.5)  -   Georgi Tomov          ( 2) ( 4.5) 4  0 Johannes Bertram      (11)...

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Last round of the Interclubs

22/03/2010
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Last round of the Interclubs

V for Victory! All three Europchess teams have won in the final round! Tom had White, and his opponent played the Albin Counter-gambit (1 d4 d5  2 c4 e5 !?).  As compensation for his pawn, Black gained a strong knight on d4.  On move 14 Black made the strange decision to retreat this knight, instead of supporting it further by castling queen-side.  After this mistake, Black’s compensation for the pawn disappeared.  Soon after, he...

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