View Full Version : Bundaberg Children's Tournament 31 July 2011

Allan Menham
31-07-2011, 03:26 PM
Sixteen children attended the Sunday Children’s Chess Tournament at the U3A rooms on 31 August.

The first division was won by Timothy Harris with a grand slam win of eight out of eight games. Matthew Riggs, Patrick Harris and Bryce Rosser came second third and fourth with six out of eight games, a great effort by these players!!

In the second division, Jonothon Gillard, Hayden Cooper, Catherine Riggs and Mitchell Riggs all won four out of eight games, coming first, second, third and fourth in the second division.

There were a few upsets on the day. Bryce Rosser defeated Courtney Ryan and Patrick Harris, and Mathew Riggs defeated Courtney Ryan.

Director of Play Allan Menham said many of the players attending the tournament will be playing in Round Three of the Teams Chess Championships for Wide Bay North to be held at Thabeban on 26 August