Lothians Championship 2017-18
The Lothian’s Championship a 5 Round Swiss Competition is open to all players of all Member Clubs within Chess Edinburgh and Lothians.
Matches will be played at Member Club venues on their Club night of the player with the Black pieces, with the dates and start times agreed by both players.
Players playing members of the Tiger Cubs must play their match at 7.00 pm at the Edinburgh Chess Club, 1 Alva Street, Edinburgh.
Players who use public transport can, should they wish, arrange to play the match on the Allegro League match evening at 7.30 pm on the second Thursday of each month at Slateford Bowling Club.
In the event that a suitable date cannot be agreed, the match will count as a default draw.
The time control for all matches will be: 34 moves in 70 minutes followed by 15 minutes Quick play finish.
The entry fee is £5 per player in which the Champion will win the Smerdon Cup.
Matches must be completed by the following dates:
Round 1: Friday 24th November 2017.
Round 2: Friday 22nd December 2017.
Round 3: Friday 9th February 2018.
Round 4: Friday 9th March 2018.
Round 5: Friday 6th April 2018.
Draw for Round 1
|Christopher Wu||1||v||0||Vipin Zamvar|
|Adam Walkowiak||0||v||1||Paul Roberts|
|Martin Robinson||bye||v||bye||Niall Fergusson|
|Bill Falconer||1||v||0||Jim O'Neil|
|Charles Gunn-Russell||½||v||½||John Ross|
|Allan Buchan||0||v||1||Kughan Ravindran|
|Neil Fleming||1||v||0||Steve Ritchie|
|Lee Bishop||½||v||½||Chris Donkin|
|Calum McGillivray||1||v||0||Chris Hampton|
Draw for Round 2
|Neil Fleming||0||v||1||Christopher Wu|
|Paul Roberts||0||v||1||Calum McGillivray|
|Kughan Ravindran||L||v||W||Bill Falconer|
|Chris Donkin||1||v||0||Martin Robinson|
|Niall Fergusson||0||v||1||Charles Gunn-Russell|
|John Ross||W||v||L||Lee Bishop|
|Jim O'Neil||1||v||0||Allan Buchan|
|Vipin Zamvar||W||v||L||Steve Ritchie|
|Chris Hampton||0||v||1||Adam Walkowiak|
Draw for Round 3
|Christopher Wu||1||v||0||Bill Falconer|
|Calum McGillivray||½||v||½||Charles Gunn-Russell|
|John Ross||0||v||1||Chris Donkin|
|Vipin Zamvar||L||v||W||Paul Roberts|
|Adam Walkowiak||0||v||1||Jim O'Neil|
|Kughan Ravindran||1||v||0||Neil Fleming|
|Martin Robinson||1||v||0||Lee Bishop|
|Steve Ritchie||0||v||1||Niall Fergusson|
|Allan Buchan||1||v||0||Chris Hampton|
Draw for Round 4
|Chris Donkin||v||Christopher Wu|
|Jim O'Neil||v||Calum McGillivray|
|Bill Falconer||v||Paul Roberts|
|Charles Gunn-Russell||v||Kughan Ravindran|
|Niall Fergusson||v||Martin Robinson|
|Vipin Zamvar||v||John Ross|
|Neil Fleming||v||Allan Buchan|
|Lee Bishop||v||Adam Walkowiak|
|Chris Hampton||v||Steve Ritchie|
Draw for Round 5