Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 25
  1. #1
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Noble Park Masters & Challengers 2019

    Masters format: 10 player round robin, qualification is by ACF Rating. The winner of the previous challengers tournament automatically qualifies.

    Challengers format: 9 round swiss.

    Both tournaments to be ACF and FIDE rated!

    Venue: Paddy O'Donoghoue Centre, 18-34 Buckley St, Noble Park, 3174

    Time controls: Game in 90 minutes, 30 seconds increment from move 1.

    Schedule: 9 Saturdays

    Round 1: 7/9
    Round 2: 14/9
    Round 3: 5/10
    Round 4: 12/10
    Round 5: 19/10
    Round 6: 26/10
    Round 7: 9/11
    Round 8: 16/11
    Round 9: 23/11

    As the Masters is a round robin, games can be played at any time during the tournament, as long as all games are completed prior to the start of round 9.

    Round start time: 3pm. Forfeit time: 30 minutes.

    Prizes: Guaranteed 1st prize in Masters of $300, rest of the prizes determined based on entries.

    Entries for the Masters must be made before Thursday 5/9 10 pm, to allow for player seeding and publication of round 1 pairings in advance.
    Entry cost (both tournaments): $40 members, $70 otherwise.

    CONTACT: (Email preferred)
    Chris Wallis nobleparkchess@gmail.com or 0423 464 857
    Domagoj Dragicevic ddragicevic16@gmail.com 0421 896 365

  2. #2
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Masters Entry Update

    Here are the Masters round robin entries so far (with June ACF classic rating, but note that it is the upcoming September list which will determine entry to the tournament):

    Chris Wallis (2394)
    Carl Gorka (2168)
    Thai Ly (2002)
    Nick Ilic (1928)
    Leon Leontyev (1763)
    Tom Narenthran (1749)
    Ethan Hooi (1596) (Automatic qualification from Challengers 2018)

    We also have had a lot of interest for the Challengers, we will work towards publishing an entries list for the Challengers after the Knights Cup this Saturday.

  3. #3
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Entries Update (Both events)

    Here is an update (still with June ACF ratings), and a reminder that the tournament begins this coming Saturday September 7th!

    Masters

    Note that entry to the Masters will be decided by September ACF rating, we'll post an update once those ratings have been published. The deadline to apply for the Masters is this Thursday 10 pm, and appearing on the list below does not guarantee entry (though it does mean you have a pretty decent chance to get in!).

    Chris Wallis (2394)
    Carl Gorka (2168)
    Kai Jie Soo (2093)
    Nicholas Ilic (1928)
    Leon Leontyev (1763)
    Tom Narenthran (1749)
    Lachlan Lee (1668)
    Ethan Hooi (1596)

    Challengers

    Kai Tan (1585)
    Prabhat Mehta (1439)
    Kathleen Hooi (1343)
    Milic Sucevic (1303)
    Karl Imberger (1133)
    Kevin Cron (1126)
    Peter Clark (1113)
    Robinson He (1103)
    Chenghan Zhang (Unrated)
    Ryley Dang (972)
    Ryan Dang (832)
    Last edited by Chris_Wallis; 01-09-2019 at 05:22 PM. Reason: Updated Entries

  4. #4
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Update with September Ratings

    Masters

    It's great that all entrants' ACF ratings went up in September, in some cases quite substantially!

    Chris Wallis (2405)
    Carl Gorka (2194)
    Kai Jie Soo (2115)
    Nicholas Ilic (1940)
    Leon Leontyev (1815)
    Tom Narenthran (1754)
    Lachlan Lee (1687)
    Ethan Hooi (1606)

    Challengers

    Kai Tan (1654)
    Prabhat Mehta (1473)
    Milic Sucevic (1324)
    Kathleen Hooi (1299)
    Robinson He (1228)
    Karl Imberger (1190)
    Kevin Cron (1120)
    Peter Clark (1073)
    Chenghan Zhang (Unrated)
    Ryley Dang (925)
    Ryan Dang (850)

  5. #5
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Field Update

    Masters

    We have a new entry from IM Mirko Rujevic!

    Chris Wallis (2405)
    Carl Gorka (2194)
    Mirko Rujevic (2159)
    Kai Jie Soo (2115)
    Nicholas Ilic (1940)
    Leon Leontyev (1815)
    Tom Narenthran (1754)
    Ethan Hooi (1606)

    Challengers

    Kai Tan (1654)
    Prabhat Mehta (1473)
    Milic Sucevic (1324)
    Kathleen Hooi (1299)
    Robinson He (1228)
    Karl Imberger (1190)
    Kevin Cron (1120)
    Peter Clark (1073)
    Chenghan Zhang (Unrated)
    Ryley Dang (925)
    Ryan Dang (850)

  6. #6
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Field Update

    Masters

    Still two places left - remember to enter by 10 pm! If the field is full at that time then it will be locked in.
    If the field has not been filled by then we will accept the first 1500+ rated entry received after that time and
    close entries.

    Chris Wallis (2405)
    Carl Gorka (2194)
    Mirko Rujevic (2159)
    Kai Jie Soo (2115)
    Nicholas Ilic (1940)
    Leon Leontyev (1815)
    Tom Narenthran (1754)
    Ethan Hooi (1606)

    Challengers

    Kai Tan (1654)
    Prabhat Mehta (1473)
    Milic Sucevic (1324)
    Kathleen Hooi (1299)
    Robinson He (1228)
    Karl Imberger (1190)
    Kevin Cron (1120)
    Peter Clark (1073)
    Chenghan Zhang (Unrated)
    Ryley Dang (925)
    Ryan Dang (850)
    Janos Choo (512)
    Last edited by Chris_Wallis; 05-09-2019 at 09:58 PM.

  7. #7
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    New Entry

    Masters

    We have received our 9th entry from Omar Khaled!

    Chris Wallis (2405)
    Carl Gorka (2194)
    Mirko Rujevic (2159)
    Kai Jie Soo (2115)
    Nicholas Ilic (1940)
    Omar Khaled (1866)
    Leon Leontyev (1815)
    Tom Narenthran (1754)
    Ethan Hooi (1606)

    Challengers

    Kai Tan (1654)
    Prabhat Mehta (1473)
    Milic Sucevic (1324)
    Kathleen Hooi (1299)
    Robinson He (1228)
    Karl Imberger (1190)
    Kevin Cron (1120)
    Peter Clark (1073)
    Chenghan Zhang (Unrated)
    Ryley Dang (925)
    Ryan Dang (850)
    Janos Choo (512)

  8. #8
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251
    Actually a correction: for the Masters we will accept the first 1500+ rated entry we receive after 10 pm and close the field, if the field is not full by that time.

  9. #9
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Masters Round 1 Pairings

    Long-time club members Milic and Goran have generously agreed to step up to ensure 10 players, will be a great day of chess at the club!

    Code:
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 1, at 15:00 of 07/09/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Ilic,Goran           ( 0.0) - Soo,Kai Jie          ( 0.0) =   1 -  10 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Sucevic,Milic        ( 0.0) - Wallis,Christopher   ( 0.0) =   2 -   9 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Hooi,Ethan           ( 0.0) - Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 0.0) =   3 -   8 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Gorka,Carl           ( 0.0) - Leontyev,Leon        ( 0.0) =   4 -   7 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Ilic,Nicholas        ( 0.0) - Khaled,Omar          ( 0.0) =   5 -   6 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
     Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com

  10. #10
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Round 1 Results

    Masters

    Code:
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 1, at 15:00 of 07/09/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Ilic,Goran           ( 0.0) - Soo,Kai Jie          ( 0.0) =   1 -  10 =  - 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Sucevic,Milic        ( 0.0) - Wallis,Christopher   ( 0.0) =   2 -   9 = 0 - 1
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Hooi,Ethan           ( 0.0) - Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 0.0) =   3 -   8 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Gorka,Carl           ( 0.0) - Leontyev,Leon        ( 0.0) =   4 -   7 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Ilic,Nicholas        ( 0.0) - Khaled,Omar          ( 0.0) =   5 -   6 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)
    Challengers

    For the Challengers event, we will be accepting late entries with half-point byes available to cover rounds 1 and 2. There is still time left to consider whether to enter - although round 2 is next week, round 3 will be on October 5th.

    Code:
    Noble Park Challengers 2019: Pairing of round 1, at 15:00 of 07/09/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Clark,Peter          ( 0.0) - Mehta,Prabhat        ( 0.0) =   7 -   2 = 0 - 1
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Hooi,Kathleen        ( 0.0) - Choo,Janos           ( 0.0) =   3 -  10 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Zhang,Chenghan       ( 0.0) - Cron,Kevin           ( 0.0) =  11 -   6 =  - 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Tan,Kai              ( 0.0) - ( half point bye )   ( 0.0) =   1 -   0 =     
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = He,Robinson          ( 0.0) - ( half point bye )   ( 0.0) =   4 -   0 =     
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      6 = Imberger,Karl        ( 0.0) - ( half point bye )   ( 0.0) =   5 -   0 =     
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)

  11. #11
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Game of the Week

    Gorka - Leontyev featured some explosive tactical sequences...

    PGN Viewer
     
    Last edited by Chris_Wallis; 07-09-2019 at 10:05 PM.

  12. #12
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Masters Round Robin Schedule

    Please let me know as soon as possible by text or email about any rearrangements so I can put you in touch with the opponent.

    Code:
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 2, at 15:00 of 14/09/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Soo,Kai Jie          ( 0.5) - Khaled,Omar          ( 0.0) =  10 -   6 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Leontyev,Leon        ( 0.0) - Ilic,Nicholas        ( 1.0) =   7 -   5 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 0.0) - Gorka,Carl           ( 1.0) =   8 -   4 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Wallis,Christopher   ( 1.0) - Hooi,Ethan           ( 1.0) =   9 -   3 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Ilic,Goran           ( 0.5) - Sucevic,Milic        ( 0.0) =   1 -   2 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)
    
    
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 3, at 15:00 of 05/10/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Sucevic,Milic        ( 0.0) - Soo,Kai Jie          ( 1.5) =   2 -  10 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Hooi,Ethan           ( 1.0) - Ilic,Goran           ( 1.5) =   3 -   1 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Gorka,Carl           ( 1.0) - Wallis,Christopher   ( 2.0) =   4 -   9 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Ilic,Nicholas        ( 1.0) - Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 1.0) =   5 -   8 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Khaled,Omar          ( 0.0) - Leontyev,Leon        ( 1.0) =   6 -   7 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)
    
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 4, at 15:00 of 12/10/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Soo,Kai Jie          ( 1.5) - Leontyev,Leon        ( 1.0) =  10 -   7 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 1.0) - Khaled,Omar          ( 1.0) =   8 -   6 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Wallis,Christopher   ( 2.0) - Ilic,Nicholas        ( 2.0) =   9 -   5 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Ilic,Goran           ( 1.5) - Gorka,Carl           ( 2.0) =   1 -   4 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Sucevic,Milic        ( 1.0) - Hooi,Ethan           ( 2.0) =   2 -   3 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)
    
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 5, at 15:00 of 19/10/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Hooi,Ethan           ( 2.0) - Soo,Kai Jie          ( 2.5) =   3 -  10 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Gorka,Carl           ( 2.0) - Sucevic,Milic        ( 2.0) =   4 -   2 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Ilic,Nicholas        ( 2.0) - Ilic,Goran           ( 2.5) =   5 -   1 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Khaled,Omar          ( 1.0) - Wallis,Christopher   ( 3.0) =   6 -   9 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Leontyev,Leon        ( 1.0) - Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 2.0) =   7 -   8 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)
    
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 6, at 15:00 of 26/10/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Soo,Kai Jie          ( 2.5) - Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 2.0) =  10 -   8 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Wallis,Christopher   ( 3.0) - Leontyev,Leon        ( 2.0) =   9 -   7 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Ilic,Goran           ( 2.5) - Khaled,Omar          ( 2.0) =   1 -   6 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Sucevic,Milic        ( 2.0) - Ilic,Nicholas        ( 3.0) =   2 -   5 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Hooi,Ethan           ( 3.0) - Gorka,Carl           ( 3.0) =   3 -   4 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)
    
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 7, at 15:00 of 09/11/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Gorka,Carl           ( 3.0) - Soo,Kai Jie          ( 3.5) =   4 -  10 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Ilic,Nicholas        ( 3.0) - Hooi,Ethan           ( 4.0) =   5 -   3 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Khaled,Omar          ( 2.0) - Sucevic,Milic        ( 3.0) =   6 -   2 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Leontyev,Leon        ( 2.0) - Ilic,Goran           ( 3.5) =   7 -   1 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 2.0) - Wallis,Christopher   ( 4.0) =   8 -   9 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)
    
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 8, at 15:00 of 16/11/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Soo,Kai Jie          ( 3.5) - Wallis,Christopher   ( 4.0) =  10 -   9 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Ilic,Goran           ( 3.5) - Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 3.0) =   1 -   8 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Sucevic,Milic        ( 3.0) - Leontyev,Leon        ( 3.0) =   2 -   7 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Hooi,Ethan           ( 4.0) - Khaled,Omar          ( 3.0) =   3 -   6 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Gorka,Carl           ( 4.0) - Ilic,Nicholas        ( 4.0) =   4 -   5 = 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)
    
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 9, at 15:00 of 23/11/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Ilic,Nicholas        ( 4.0) - Soo,Kai Jie          ( 4.5) =   5 -  10 =  
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Khaled,Omar          ( 3.0) - Gorka,Carl           ( 5.0) =   6 -   4 =  
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Leontyev,Leon        ( 3.0) - Hooi,Ethan           ( 5.0) =   7 -   3 =   
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 3.0) - Sucevic,Milic        ( 4.0) =   8 -   2 =   
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Wallis,Christopher   ( 4.0) - Ilic,Goran           ( 4.5) =   9 -   1 =  
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)

  13. #13
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Challengers Round 2 Pairings

    For Masters round 2 pairings, see the round robin schedule (post #12 above).

    Code:
    Noble Park Challengers 2019: Pairing of round 2, at 15:00 of 14/09/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Tan,Kai              ( 0.5) - Hooi,Kathleen        ( 1.0) =   1 -   3 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Toro,Eduardo         ( 0.5) - Imberger,Karl        ( 0.5) =  12 -   5 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Cron,Kevin           ( 0.5) - He,Robinson          ( 0.5) =   6 -   4 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Choo,Janos           ( 0.0) - Zhang,Chenghan       ( 0.5) =  10 -  11 =  ... 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Clark,Peter          ( 0.0) - ( bye )              ( 0.0) =   7 -   0 = 1    
    
    Generated by Vega - www.vegachess.com
    (copy licensed to: Noble Park Chess Club - AUS)

  14. #14
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Challengers Round 2 Results

    Code:
    Noble Park Challengers 2019: Pairing of round 2, at 15:00 of 14/09/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Tan,Kai              ( 0.5) - Hooi,Kathleen        ( 1.0) =   1 -   3 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Toro,Eduardo         ( 0.5) - Imberger,Karl        ( 0.5) =  12 -   5 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Cron,Kevin           ( 0.5) - He,Robinson          ( 0.5) =   6 -   4 = 0 - 1
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Choo,Janos           ( 0.0) - Zhang,Chenghan       ( 0.5) =  10 -  11 =  - 
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Clark,Peter          ( 0.0) - ( bye )              ( 0.0) =   7 -   0 = 1    
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      6 = Mehta,Prabhat        ( 1.0) - ( half point bye )   ( 0.0) =   2 -   0 = 
    Last edited by Chris_Wallis; 14-09-2019 at 09:23 PM.

  15. #15
    CC Candidate Master
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    251

    Masters Round 2 Results

    Code:
    NPCC Masters 2019: Pairing of round 2, at 15:00 of 14/09/2019
    
    ===================================================================================
      1 = Soo,Kai Jie          ( 0.5) - Khaled,Omar          ( 0.0) =  10 -   6 = 0 - 1
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 = Leontyev,Leon        ( 0.0) - Ilic,Nicholas        ( 1.0) =   7 -   5 = 0 - 1
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 = Narenthran,Tharmarat ( 0.0) - Gorka,Carl           ( 1.0) =   8 -   4 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 = Wallis,Christopher   ( 1.0) - Hooi,Ethan           ( 1.0) =   9 -   3 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 = Ilic,Goran           ( 0.5) - Sucevic,Milic        ( 0.0) =   1 -   2 = 1 - 0
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. 2017 Noble Park Masters and challengers
    By Dom D in forum Completed Tournaments
    Replies: 46
    Last Post: 16-09-2017, 08:17 PM
  2. 2016 Noble Park Masters and Challengers
    By Lighty in forum Completed Tournaments
    Replies: 28
    Last Post: 18-09-2016, 05:00 PM
  3. Noble Park Masters and Challengers 2015
    By Altecman in forum Completed Tournaments
    Replies: 50
    Last Post: 05-09-2015, 09:04 PM
  4. 2013 Noble Park Masters&Challengers
    By D Dragicevic in forum Completed Tournaments
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 07-09-2013, 08:59 PM
  5. 2010 Noble Park Masters and Challengers
    By D Dragicevic in forum Completed Tournaments
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 20-11-2010, 10:00 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •