Gawain Jones

British Chess Championships Round 8

British Championships Selected Results: Jones-Hawkins: White to play and win GM Gawain Jones (6) 1-0 IM Jonathan Hawkins (5½) GM Stephen Gordon (6) ½-½ GM David Howell (5½) IM ... Continue Reading →
FM David Eggleston

Harrogate Simultaneous Display

Harrogate Chess Club Simultaneous Display with FIDE Master David Eggleston Sunday 14th October 2012 [wpspoiler name=”The Venue” style=”smoothness”] Harrogate ... Continue Reading →
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British Chess Championships Round 7

British Championships Selected Results: Waters-Rudd: Black to play GM David Howell (5) ½-½ GM Gawain Jones (5½) GM Keith Arkell (4½) 0-1 GM Stephen Gordon (5) Terry Chappman (4) ... Continue Reading →
Pierre Weller

British Chess Championships – Rest Day

Major Open As many of you will know, the competitive Major Open runs on exactly the same schedule as the main British Championships thus have also completed six rounds and share the ... Continue Reading →
Ian agonises over his loss on time to Andy Bak.

The first Cross Gates International Invitational Blitz and Beer championships

Richard Archer and Ian Thackray arranged an invitational Blitz and Beer tournament. A double round all play all event with a quality field which included the British Major Rapid Play ... Continue Reading →
GM Gawain Jones

British Chess Championships Round 6

British Championships Selected Results: GM Gawain Jones (4½) 1-0 GM Matthew Turner (4) James Holland (4) 0-1 GM David Howell (4) GM Stephen Gordon (4) 1-0 Marcus Harvey (4) IM Jovanka ... Continue Reading →
James Holland

British Chess Championships Round 5

British Championships Selected Results: Murphy-Rudd: White to play and draw James Holland (3½) ½-½ GM Gawain Jones (4) GM David Howell (3) 1-0 IM Craig Hanley (3) GM Stephen Gordon ... Continue Reading →
Jonathan Hawkins

British Chess Championships Round 4

British Championships Selected Results: Rudd-Wadsworth White to play and win GM Gawain Jones (3) 1-0 GM Stephen Gordon (3) GM Danny Gormally (2½) ½-½ GM David Howell (2½) Marcus ... Continue Reading →
GM Gawain Jones

British Chess Championships Round 3

British Championships Selected Results: Would you play …Bxe4 in this position? GM Keith Arkell(2) 0-1 GM Gawain Jones (2) Hugh Murphy (2) 0-1 GM Stephen Gordon (2) GM David Howell ... Continue Reading →
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British Chess Championships Round 2

British Championships Selected Results: Gordon-Roe: White to play and win GM Gawain Jones(1) 1-0 Terry Chapman (1) GM Stephen Gordon (1) 1-0 Simon Roe (1) FM David Egglestone (1) ½-½ ... Continue Reading →