Summer Cup 2017 – Results

The Summer Cup was the first tournament in the Auckland Chess Centre calender for 2017. A total of 77 players players across 5 grades played 7 rounds during February, March and (for one game) April.

Vega Links: A Grade, B Grade, C1 Grade, C2 Grade, D Grade

A Grade

1st      Bruce Watson on 5.5
2nd= Alexei Kulashko and Ben Hague on 5.0

A Grade Winner Bruce Watson (left) and Ben Hague

B Grade

1st=   Gordon Morrell, Allen Fan and Nathan Goodhue on 4.5

Gordon Morrell, one of the winners of B Grade

C1 Grade

1st     Keith Ward on 6.0
2nd   Kate Song on 4.0
3rd=  Nicole Qin, Eric Wu on 4.5

C1 winner Keith Ward playing Eric Wu

C2 Grade

1st      Everett Bishop on 5.0
2nd    Joy Qin on 4.5
3rd=   Hilton Jacobs, Stephen Peak on 4.0

C2 Winner Everett Bishop (right) playing Hilton Jacobs

D Grade

1st       Xinyang Liu on 6.0
2nd=   Wayne McDougall, Aaron Wang on 5.5
4th=    Andrew Michael, Rodney Li, Ying Wang on 5.0

D Grade Winner Xinyang Liu