2016 Allegro Swiss – Jan 4

Final Standings – Monday 4 January

Place Name               Rtg Loc  Score

  1   Brian A Jones          1891 5.5  
  2   Ryan Lane              1400 5    
 3-4  Victor Ibrahim         1603 4.5  
      Muhamed Buza           1611 4.5  
 5-8  Jeff Cabilin           1930 4    
      Nancy L Lane           1860 4    
      Peter Cassettari       1830 4    
      Jeremy Plunkett             4    
9-11  Cameron Mcgowan        1443 3.5  
      Jose Alvarez           1671 3.5  
      Stevan Jovanovic       1420 3.5  
12-18 Glynn Curran           1621 3    
      David Van Look         1329 3    
      Leonardo Tenorio       1913 3    
      Jonathan Adams         1572 3    
      David Barker           1812 3    
      Adam Saiti             1392 3    
      Edward P Ombina        1359 3    
19-23 Steven Stipic          1647 2.5  
      Sayum Rupasinghe            2.5  
      Karnail Jeet Singh          2.5  
      Marcus Dabb                 2.5  
      Soliman Soliman        1397 2.5  
24-27 Allan Goldsmith        1065 2    
      Aleksy Ginovic         1015 2    
      Bill Herreros          1470 2    
      Bill Goh               1166 2    
 28   Vasu Bansal                 1.5  
 29   Mina Beshai                 1    
 30   Victor Flindall        720  0

ACF awards Kristine Quek 2015 Arlauskas Medal

Congratulations to Kristine Quek!!

The Australian Chess Federation (ACF) has awarded WFM Kristine Quek the 2015 Arlauskas Medal for Australian Junior player of the year. She is the first female to win this prestigious award.

Kristine had a very good 2015 chess year and in June became Woman FIDE Master after sharing third place at the 2015 Oceania Zonal for Women held in North Sydney and achieving the required WFM norm with a score of 6 out of 9.

In January Kristine also won the Girls U18 Australian Junior Championship.