2nd ANCC Closed Championship Details

Round 1 in progress at YWCA, Mamlaka Road, Nairobi.

Round 1 in progress at YWCA, Mamlaka Road, Nairobi. Click here for more photos.

Dates: 4-Mar-17 to 26-Aug-17
Time: 3 to 6 pm (approx. 3 hours per round)
Venue: YWCA Hostel, Mamlaka Road, Nairobi

Rating Status: FIDE rated (Standard)
Format: SRR (Single Round-Robin)
Rate of Play: 60 minutes + 30 seconds increment per move from move 1

Current Standings:

Tie Break Systems Used:

  • TB1: Direct Encounter (The results of the players in the same point group)
  • TB2: Sonneborn-Berger
  • TB3: Koya Tie-Break
  • TB4: Better result (Victory or Draw) against player with the lowest starting rank
  • TB5: Performance Rating

Entry Fee: KES 500

Prizes:

  • First Place – Gold medal + cash (TBC)
  • Second Place – Silver medal + cash (TBC)
  • Third Place – Bronze medal + cash (TBC)
  • Best Lady – Gold medal + cash (TBC)
  • Best Junior (U18) – Gold medal + cash (TBC)

Playing Schedule:

Prize Giving: Saturday, 25th November 2017

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