Unfortunately, cheating at chess is not new. The correspondence chess network has been attempting to implement strategies geared towards minimizing cheating for many years. You may have seen media articles regarding two recent cheating incidents at chess tournaments. The first game was played between Tigran Petrosian and Gaioz Nigalidze at the Dubai Open 2015. During the game, Petrosian […]
Month – May 2015
Halifax Open 2015 Results 15 Players, 5-round Swiss Tied for 1st-2nd with 4/5:Jose Gonzalez-Cueto (2140) and Ken Cashin (1767). Prize: $127.50 each. U1700, 3/5: John MacLean (1373) Prize: $75.
The 2015 Nova Scotia Open saw an amazing 37 players competing, ranging from rated to National Masters! See the tournament crosstable. The prize winners were as follows: 1st Place ($360): NM Elias Oussedik (2288) 2nd Place ($200): NM Adam Dorrance (2283) 3rd/4th Place ($102.50 each): NM Antoni Wysocki (2188) and Gordon Giacomin (2005) 1st/2nd Under 1800 […]
The 2015 Halifax Open will be held May 22-24 at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax. Visit the Halifax Open 2015 tournament page for detailed information and confirmed player list. Following list updated on May 13, 2015: Confirmed Participants: Ken Cashin (1767) Eric Newman (1745) Bruce Fleury (1680) Samir El-Gohary (1579) Neil MacDonald (1522) John […]