Prizes and results from the 61st Hampstead event, 19-20 May 2018

(l) Paul Haddock, Hampstead regular!

Our next event at Hampstead is on 9-10 June.  Results from this weekend are here.

Under 2200 - Chino Atako won with 4.5/5 and took home £150.00. Stephen Prior and Ben Ogunshola won £40.00 each for 4/5.  Liam Hylands won the rating prize of £80.00 with 3.5/5.

Under 1900 - Oliver Finnegan finished first with 4.5/5 and won £150.00.  Edward Mospan, Peter Horlock and Sarah Weersing finshed with 4/5. Edward (with the lowest rating) won the rating prize of £80.00, and Sarah and Peter won £40.00 each.

ECF Under 135 - Paul Chantrell romped home with 5/5 winning £120.00, followed by Bill Upton with 4/5 who won £60.00.  The grading prize was won by William J Lee on tiebreak with 2.5/5.

Prizes and results from the 60th Hampstead event, 28-29 April 2018

Oliver Gill (2nd in the Under 2200)

Thanks to all of you for playing this weekend! You can find all the results at as usual.  If you have won a prize please let me have a photo of you playing chess (not a picture of Bobby Fischer), and your bank details so I can pay you!  

Our next event at Hampstead is on 19-20 May and we hope to see you there.

Under 2200

FM Michael Fernandez 5/5 £150.00
Oliver Gill 4/5 £75.00

The Rating Prize went to WCM Anum Sheikh 3/5  £80.00

Alaa Gamal (Under 1900 joint winner)

Under 1900

Brendan O'Gorman, William Zheng, Alaa Gamal and Wole Maraiyesa scored 4/5 and won £56.25 each

The Rating Prize of £80.00 went to Abigail Weersing on 3.5/5.

Hamish Pitkeathley (r. winner of the ECF Under 135)

ECF Under 135

Hamish Pitkeathly scored 4.5/5 and won £120.00
Lars Carbonez scored 4/5 and won £60.00

Laurence Fawke, Amaya Macdonald and Emma Peacock scored 3.5/5 and each won a trial subscription to New In Chess magazine!

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