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Posted by thombass on 9/1/12 at 10:37 AM

Two years ago, this tournament started... can't believe itøs taken so long.

Maybe it's 'bout time to start a new one, with "no vacation" and less days to move in!

I'm almost out of the tournament. Have a good one for those of you still in it!



#1 1st Place Michodov (1892)

#2 2nd Place Alex_Butnar (1800)

#3 3rd Place georgez (1775)

TD: thombass Started on September 1, 2010 at 10:06 AM
Players: 96   Time Control: 5 days/move
Max Group Size: 8   Rating Range: Open
# Advance: 3   Tie Breaks: Yes
Points Available: 806   Games Rated: Yes

Tournament Stats
Starting Players: 96 Completed Games: 932 (tournament is 100% complete)
Eliminated Round 1: 60 (62% of field) Games in Round 1: 672
Eliminated Round 2: 18 (18% of field) Games in Round 2: 186
Eliminated Round 3: 9 (9% of field) Games in Round 3: 60
Eliminated Round 4: 4 (4% of field) Games in Round 4: 12
Eliminated Round 5: 2 (2% of field) Games in Round 5: 2
Players Withdrawn: 8 (8%) # Timeouts: 300 (32%)
Remaining Players: 4 (4%) Remaining Games: 0 (current round)
Average Rating: 1444 Biggest Upset: 1085 defeats 1681

Be my guest and throw in your best chess-quotes.

It is a tournament for everybody who loves a few great games of Chess.

"May your pawns be gold and your King be save" -

Best Regards - Thomas Andersen aka Thombass


 Chess is the art of analysis. -Mikhail Botvinnik -

Chess is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something very clever when they are only wasting their time” — George Bernard Shaw -

“The essence of chess is thinking about what chess is” — David Bronstein - 

“Winning isn’t everything… but losing is nothing” — Unknown -

"Chess - never the less" - Thomas Andersen -


  • 5 years ago


    what do you mean? what should it tell me?

  • 5 years ago


    He beat everyone but himself!  What does that tell you?

  • 5 years ago


    i'm going to reak in this game! :(

  • 5 years ago


    mae the farce be wit you

  • 5 years ago


    remember to have fun ;)

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