South Hams Chess Club
South Hams Chess Club

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 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 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 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

NameGradeECFPWDLAve OpPerf%Def PtsPts
Tatam, Tony95134693D21109812375.001.5
Fowler, James95277497F32108411883.302.5
Peach, Cliff107116851E3030979750.001.5
Hurt, Trevor98316056H40311018937.501.5
Thomas, Richard73313010B200295450.000.0
NameGradePWDLAve OpPerf%DefPts
Tatam, Tony9521109812375.001.5
Fowler, James9532108411883.302.5
Peach, Cliff1073030979750.001.5
Hurt, Trevor9840311018937.501.5
Thomas, Richard73200295450.000.0

Results displayed on Tuesday 7th July 2020 at 04:31:54.

Pre-Arranged Games

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.

Date White Result Black PGN?
09 May 2020Peach, Cliff (107)½-½Fowler, James (95)Submit
26 May 2020Fowler, James (95)1-0Thomas, Richard (73)View
02 Jun 2020Thomas, Richard (73)0-1Fowler, James (95)View
10 Jun 2020Hurt, Trevor (98)0-1Tatam, Tony (95)View
11 Jun 2020Hurt, Trevor (98)½-½Peach, Cliff (107)View
12 Jun 2020Peach, Cliff (107)½-½Hurt, Trevor (98)View
16 Jun 2020Tatam, Tony (95)½-½Hurt, Trevor (98)Submit