Oranjeboom Standard Play League 2019-20
The purpose of the Oranjeboom Standard Play League is to help prevent members from going stir-crazy while the club is unable to meet because of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. It is a standard play competition, with time controls of 75 minutes plus 30 seconds per move, played online using the chess.com website. Players may play any opponent as many times as they like, alternating colours. Any South Hams Club member may participate - all that is required is a (free) membership on chess.com. The player with the highest score at midnight on 31st May 2020 is the winner. The games in this league may be played at any time; you arrange a game by contacting your opponent any way you like (e.g by phone, email or using the Forum). Other members may like to watch some of these games in real time, so before you play you should announce the time of the game on the Forum (in the topic "Arranged chess.com games". One of the players should post the result on the Forum (in the same topic) as soon as the game is over.
Current Leaderboard for the 2019-20 Season
Any Oranjeboom Standard Play Leagues games which have been pre-arranged but not yet played are set out below. If you are logged in as a member you can record on this website a game that you have pre-aranged by clicking here.
Currently there are no outstanding pre-arranged games in the Oranjeboom Standard Play League.
Individual Game Results
The individual game results in the 2019-20 Oranjeboom Standard Play League are set out below. To limit the display to games involving a particular player, start typing that player's name in the "Filter" box.
|09 May 2020||Peach, Cliff (107)||½-½||Fowler, James (95)||Submit|
|26 May 2020||Fowler, James (95)||1-0||Thomas, Richard (73)||View|
|02 Jun 2020||Thomas, Richard (73)||0-1||Fowler, James (95)||View|
|10 Jun 2020||Hurt, Trevor (98)||0-1||Tatam, Tony (95)||View|
|11 Jun 2020||Hurt, Trevor (98)||½-½||Peach, Cliff (107)||View|
|12 Jun 2020||Peach, Cliff (107)||½-½||Hurt, Trevor (98)||View|
|16 Jun 2020||Tatam, Tony (95)||½-½||Hurt, Trevor (98)||Submit|