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    History of the Grand Prix

    History of the ACF Grand Prix.{br}{br}View the Entire Article{br}
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    For the sake of posterity and convenience, I've extracted the table of past winners and formatted them for the BB. The source is the link above.

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    Year   	Winner 
    1989  	GM Ian Rogers 
    1990  	IM Stephen Solomon 
    1991  	GM Darryl Johansen 
    1992  	GM Darryl Johansen 
    1993  	GM Darryl Johansen 
    1994  	GM Ian Rogers 
    1995  	GM Darryl Johansen 
    1996  	GM Darryl Johansen 
    1997  	IM Stephen Solomon 
    1998  	GM Ian Rogers 
    1999  	IM Stephen Solomon 
    2000  	GM Ian Rogers  
    2001  	IM Stephen Solomon 
    2002  	GM Ian Rogers  
    2003  	GM Ian Rogers 
    2004  	GM Ian Rogers 
    2005  	FM Igor Bjelobek
    2006  	FM George Xie
    Last edited by Bill Gletsos; 12-03-2007 at 08:23 PM. Reason: Added missing winners and corrected 2005 winner
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    I think this list speaks for it's self
    All players have earnt this title - all have proven their worth (to date) or are still to rising to the position.
    I wish I was good enough to join them - however I am just as happy to watch them on their journey and still cellebrate their success.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob1
    I think this list speaks for it's self
    All players have earnt this title - all have proven their worth (to date) or are still to rising to the position.
    I wish I was good enough to join them - however I am just as happy to watch them on their journey and still cellebrate their success.
    Not only that but from 1989 to 2004 inclusive only three players had won it.

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