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Lockdown Summer Tournament: week3

The competition continues - with a few more players and some challenging chess games. Email me if you wish to join this drop-in competition.

Another wednesday and the challenge of pairing players for some fun chess. I am beginning to get use to the process. Emailing the list of players and then flagging them as available and to be placed in the draw. A player may not sometimes email me confirmation - but having emailed me earlier I would include them in the draw.

At 7:00pm I send out the draw and hopefully the games begin. - or I get contacted about players not appearing on line and I have to chase them....

A fellow player had kindly explained to me how to watch games - so during the evening I watched the games being played - always fun -as you can plan moves and analyse without the responsibility of making a move.

Here are the results

Rating White lichess userId Score Rating Black lichess userId Link to the game
1377 Chris Armstrong pcmorphy 0-1 1645 Robert Lavery Yreval https://lichess.org/GbEEDtsp/black
1200 Joseph Gunning Josephgun 0-1 1259 Adrian Dornford-Smith Dornford https://lichess.org/wF7YlLZK
1215 Bernard McGahan jtsdad 0-1 1192 Michael Mckimm Meitnerium https://lichess.org/stX6Zt70
961 Michael Hood michaelhood 1-0 895 Paul Anderson Number_8 https://lichess.org/igAP6cvK
640 George Gamble ChessGeorge13 0-1 1053 Kyle Milligan pinallwizard https://lichess.org/gQGLDkGp

Next week I will give the standings so far - feel free to email me if you wish to enjoy a slow game of chess 90mins each.

Take care and enjoy your chess.

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