The draw for the fourth round of the Frank Scott Shield has been made.
All posts for the month October, 2015
Friday is a rest day in the World Youth Chess Championships in northern Greece – and at the half-way mark, Ross is the joint top scorer among the Irish contingent.
A three-way tie at the top of the Frank Scott Shield, and all the other round 3 action.
Ross Beatty is one of the 16-strong Irish contingent in Halkidiki in Greece for the 2015 World Youth Chess Championships, which start today.
The draw has been made for the third round of the Frank Scott Shield, to be played this Wednesday.
The Armstrong B were brought down to earth after their excellent round 2 draw in Bray when going down to a 6-2 home defeat against Dublin.
The Armstrong A won their third match of the season in Bray last night, while closer to home, the club championships again saw all but one match go with seed.
There’s a revised draw for tonight’s second round of the Frank Scott Shield.
Three matches on the one Saturday was always going to stretch the club’s resources – in the end, despite trying 26 players overall, we had to scratch four of 16 matches and scramble what we could from the games we did play.
The first round of the 2015 Frank Scott Shield took place last week and produced wins for all bar one of the seeds – but some of the other games were far closer than expected!