Lunchtime Talks both days this weekend and prizes from New in Chess and Chessable!

Thanks to both New in Chess Magazine and Chessable for providing us with extra prizes this weekend!

SATURDAY 17th February

Professional chess coach Tom Villiers will be giving a talk on the Hippopotamus defence during the lunch break on Saturday in the chess cafe, giving explanations, insight, and analysis of key positions.
If you are interested in chess lessons online or one-to-one; whether you are a beginner, intermediate or at an advanced level you can contact him at

SUNDAY 18th February creator and CEO David Kramaley will be demonstrating the Chessable website at lunchtime on Sunday in the playing hall.

Results of the 57th Hampstead event of 20-21 January 2018

See here for the full results.  

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Hampstead: Under 2200 Section

DONG Bao Nghia       2153 VIE 4½ =1st £112.50
TAVOULARIS Nicholas  2151 GRE 4½ =1st £112.50
HILL Alistair        2183 ENG  4 
RUSSELL Christopher  2111 ENG  4 
FERNANDEZ Michael    2166 ENG 3½ 
JAMROZ Krzysztof     1951 POL 3½ 
JAUFARALLY Nadia     1708 ENG 3½ Rating Prize £80.00

57th Hampstead: Under 1900 Section

JENKINS Graeme S M  1832 ENG 4½ =1st £112.50
LUNDBACK Anders     1881 SWE 4½ =1st £112.50
SEN Sezgin          1794 TUR 3½  
ZHENG William       1544 ENG 3½  
LIM Yu-Chin (Peter) 1612 ENG 3½  
ALEKSIEV Georgi     1583 FID 3½  
ZHU Feng            1375 ENG 3½ Rating Prize £80.00 on TB 

57th Hampstead: Under 135 Section

KELLY Ronan          115 ENG 4½ 1st £120.00
CASSEN Robert        133 ENG 4  =2nd £30.00
VALENTINE Tim        129 ENG 4  =2nd £30.00 
VAN TOL Martin       134 ENG 3½  
ABEDIAN Mohsen       133 ENG 3½  
ALEXANDER Ken Rd     125 ENG 3½  
DEEPAK Gupta           0 IND 3   
DENNEY Simon C       126 ENG 3   
UPTON We Bill        109 ENG 3   
BRETT Alex I         106 ENG 3  Grading Prize £40.00 on TB

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