2020 Winter Cup – Round 1

The First Round of the 2020 Winter Cup was held on June 22. This is the first tournament after Covid-19 lockdown. We have around 40 entries in each tournament.

A reminder that since the tournament is FIDE rated we cannot change the draw after a round starts. If you cannot make a round please text Simon before 6:40pm.

Vega Links: A Grade , B Grade

PGN for A Grade Round 1 by Ewen Green

A Grade

Only a few upsets due to the big rating range between opponents.

  • Philli Park-Tamiti beat Jasmine Zhang
  • Lakshmi Ravi beat Isabelle Ning
  • Scott Treanor drew with Don Eade
  • Grant Burrows drew with a recently-returned Richard Taylor

B Grade

Also only a few upsets

  • Anderson Chen beat Paul Kane
  • Sophia Feng beat newcomer Miles Ross
  • Vincent Cau beat Grayson Po’e-Tofaeono
  • Pranav Shenoy drew with Bevis Jiang
  • Sai Somaraju drew with Adam Ali