The following game was played in a club clash between the Joplin and Springfield clubs. One of the guys playing was pretty highly rated. It’s always exciting to get the chance to play opponents better than you, but it’s also slightly intimidating. The following game isn’t the best example of play I’ve put forth, but [...]
[ August 11, 2012; 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] Date: August 11th, 2012
Location: Southside Senior Center
2215 S. Fremont
Co-hosted by the Springfield Park Board Chess Club and Joplin Chess Club USCF affiliates
Format: 4 round Swiss, Game in 60, delay 5 (G/60,d/5), dual-rated
Two sections, Open and U1600; Sections may be combined for pairing purposes.
One 1/2 point bye available if requested before the beginning of round [...]