Wallyjack's Great Battles In History - The Golden Spurs 1302

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Xmas tourney

Posted by wallyjack on 12/15/13 at 1:02 PM

Hi all,

New Xmas tourney for players rated up to 1300:-



#1 Namssob (1506)

#2 uc9mon (1327)

#3 jim_ostler (1398)

TD: wallyjack Started on May 5, 2012 at 12:01 AM
Players: 100   Time Control: 3 days/move
Max Group Size: 4   Rating Range: 1199-1302
# Advance: 2   Tie Breaks: Yes
Points Available: 490   Games Rated: Yes

Tournament Stats
Starting Players: 100 Completed Games: 612 (tournament is 100% complete)
Eliminated Round 1: 44 (44% of field) Games in Round 1: 300
Eliminated Round 2: 25 (25% of field) Games in Round 2: 162
Eliminated Round 3: 13 (13% of field) Games in Round 3: 84
Eliminated Round 4: 8 (8% of field) Games in Round 4: 42
Eliminated Round 5: 6 (6% of field) Games in Round 5: 18
Eliminated Round 6: 3 (3% of field) Games in Round 6: 6
Players Withdrawn: 5 (5%) # Timeouts: 78 (12%)
Remaining Players: 2 (2%) Remaining Games: 0 (current round)
Average Rating: 1230 Biggest Upset: 1203 defeats 1429

Hi all,

This is the 3rd in a new series of tourneys and is for players rated 1199-1302.ANY PLAYERS OVER 1302 AT THE START OF THE TOURNEY WILL BE REMOVED!!!

The new format is 100 players,4/group,3 days/move,2 concurrent games/opponent and 2 to advance from each group,unless there are ties,then all tied players will advance from their group to the next round.I've changed the format to give you all more games to playSmile.

Vacation time IS allowed.

The tourney will start in 2 weeks from the creation date or as soon as we have 100 eligible players,whichever is the sooner.

Also,if any players would like to join either or both of my great groups,Wallyjack's Wonderful Wizards Of Oz and Wallyjack's Premium Members Group,then I'd be delighted to welcome them.Here are the links:-



Good luck with your chessWink,

wallyjackCool (Mike)


  • 3 years ago


    Hi my wonderful friends,

    If you're looking to join a group that has one of the best bosses on Chess.com running it,then I heartily suggest that you join this excellent group that is rapidly climbing up the match leaderboardSmile:-


  • 4 years ago


    ClearKnights is currently on vacation!
    They have 1 month of vacation time left, but may be back sooner.
    Foot in Mouth 
  • 4 years ago


    come on people these last 9 games are taking far too long

  • 5 years ago


    yeeww top of the table! nice one....but for how long?

  • 5 years ago


    Good luck have fun and make new friends

  • 5 years ago


    good luck!

  • 5 years ago



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