Results

This page provides links to pairings and results from the 2018 event. For previous years see the links immediately below.


OPEN

PrizeWinner(s)ScoreValue
First equalIM Richard Pert (Brentwood), IM Adam Hunt (4ncl Blackthorne Russia)4/5£ 265 each
Third equalIM Neil Bradbury (Welwyn Garden City), Ashley Stewart (Linton), Shaun Munson (Ipswich), Mark Le-Vine (Bury St Edmunds), Ryszard Maciol (4ncl Celtic Tigers)3½/5£ 20 each
u185 GradeStephen Gregory (Ipswich), Rob McCorry (Cambridge City), Roger de Coverly (Bourne End)3/5£ 20 each
u18 JuniorAlex Sheerin (Ipswich)2½/5£ 40

MAJOR

PrizeWinner(s)ScoreValue
FirstPeter Finn (Wycombe & Hazlemere)4½/5£ 200
Second equalChris White (Richmond)4/5£ 80
Second equalJan Balogh (Bury St Edmunds) - this prize was reduced by 50% due to Jan having only an estimated grade.4/5£ 40
u155 GradeBob Jones (Bury St Edmunds)3½/5£ 50
u145 GradeJames Pack (Bury St Edmunds)3½/5£ 50
u16 JuniorJulia Volovich (Cambridge City)3/5£ 40

INTER

PrizeWinner(s)ScoreValue
First equalAndrew Donnelly (Bury St Edmunds), Jerzy Cholewinski (Ipswich)4½/5£ 150 each
Third equalCameron Little (Sudbury)4/5£ 45
Third equal plus u120 GradeAngus Irving (Ipswich)4/5£ 65
u130 GradeSarah Rowles (Saxmundham), David McLean (St Johns Norwich)3/5£ 25 each
u15 JuniorUrbi Modhura (Essex Juniors)3½/5£ 40

MINOR

PrizeWinner(s)ScoreValue
First equalNina Pert (Brentwood), Chris Shepherd-Rose (Bury St Edmunds)4½/5£ 115 each
Third equalMark Nettleton (Lowestoft), Peter Housden (Ipswich)4/5£ 25 each
u95 GradeAlan Brewis (Hertford), Chris Willoughby (Essex Juniors)3½/5£ 30 each
u95 Grade plus u12 JuniorCharlotte Willoughby (Essex Juniors)3½/5£ 50
u70 GradeDavid Cox (Bedford)3½/5£ 30
u70 Grade plus u10 JuniorRuben Evans (Linton)3½/5£ 50

Chess.com membership prizes

All prizes mentioned below are chess.com memberships at diamond level. Because these cannot be shared we have used tie-breaks to distribute the prizes when players have the same score. The tie-break used was the Sonneborn–Berger score. This has been sufficient to break all ties.

1st Place2nd Place3rd Place
 6 month diamond3 month diamond3 month diamond
OpenRichard PertAdam HuntAshley Stewart
MajorPeter FinnJan BaloghChris White
InterAndrew DonnellyJerzy CholewinzskiCameron Little
MinorNina PertChris Shepherd-RoseMark Nettleton

THE BOB JONES TROPHY

Awarded to the highest-scoring junior playing in the Bury League or Suffolk League from the highest section in which a score of 3 points is achieved.

Winner: Julia Volovich (Cambridge City)

Julia scored 3/5 in the Major.