Wednesday, October 28, 2020

David Phelps wins the 2020 Club Championship!


Congratulations to 

David Phelps
The 2020 Community Chess Club
 of Rochester Champion!

Rochester, NY October 28, 2020.  In the Final Round of the 2020 CCCR Championship at the Chess Center, David Phelps and Henry Swing agreed to a draw in an exciting endgame battle.  David won the tournament by tie-breaks with 3.5 points.  Henry Swing took 2nd place.  Ken McBride took 3rd place by tie-breaks with 3 points, and Clif Kharroubi took 4th place.  The U1800 winner was Jamshed Ahmed by tie-breaks with 3 points. The U1500 winner was Nathan Shaffer with 2 points.  The U1200 winner was Richard Warmus with 1.5 points.  The U1000 winner was Robert Fulton with 1 point.  There were 28 club members participating this year's annual club championship.  Congratulations to all the prize winners!  Thanks to everyone who took part in this year's club championship.  Thanks to Ron Lohrman who was the tournament director.  Join us for Awards Night on November 11, 2020 at 7:30pm.  

Round 4 with David Phelps (left) and Henry Swing

David Phelps - 1st place

Henry Swing - 2nd place

2020 CCCR Championship Participants

Clif Kharroubi (right front) won his game against Toby Rizzo

Ken McBride (right) won his game against Eric Piato

Final Standings:

Cross Table:

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Jamshed Ahmed (right) won his game against TJ Weaver.

Ryan Beh (right) won his game against Don Stubblebine.

Awards Night 
will be held at the Rochester Chess Center 
on Wednesday, Nov. 11th, 2020 at 7:30pm. 
Please join us for the award ceremony.  Cake will be served in skittles room.
The club's regularly scheduled chess games will follow the awards ceremony.

James Attaya

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