South Hams Chess Club
South Hams Chess Club

Torbay Chess League Knockout Competition

South Hams Chess Club fields a team in the White Knight Chemicals Cup Knockout competition of the Torbay Chess League.  Games played in the TCL are submitted to the ECF rating database.

In this competition, each team consists of six players, with a maximum team rating of Under 10000. The rate of play is 60 minutes plus 30 seconds per move (starting from move 1). The away team has white on the odd-numbered boards.

Please visit the Torbay Chess League website for further information on the Knockout competition, and our fixtures and results page for the full list of the club's fixtures in the current season.

Knockout Draw

The draw for the Knockout Competition was made at the Torbay League Autumn Council Meeting on 19th October 2022. As a result of this draw, South Hams plays Teignmouth to decide which of these clubs plays Newton Abbot in the Semi-Finals.

Preliminary RoundSemi-FinalsFinalWinner
South Hams (H) South Hams (H) Newton Abbot (H) Newton Abbot
Teignmouth (A)
  Newton Abbot (A)
  Totnes (H) Totnes (A)
  TBGS (A)

Fixtures and Results

You can apply a filter to the fixtures by typing into the Filter box. For example, if you type Newt then only the fixtures against Newton Abbot will be displayed.

Click on a match score to view the game results for the match concerned. If the word "Report" appears against a particular match, then when you view the game results you will also see the match report.

Thursday24 Nov 2022TCL KOKOUTSouth HamsTeignmouthW4½-1½
Thursday26 Jan 2023TCL KOKOUTSouth HamsNewton AbbotL2½-3½


Individual Player Statistics

Here are the current player statistics for South Hams players in the Knockout competition during the 2022-23 season:

NameRatingECFPWDLAve OpPerf%PtsSI
Peach, Cliff1490116851E1001167112710.00.0A00000000000001271
Schofield, James1903310014F1001182814280.00.0A00000000000001428
Doble, Arthur1431315610C220010681468100.02.0A00020100000001468
Tatam, Tony1465134693D21101485168575.01.5A00015075000001685
Davies, Alan1540304962A1001149410940.00.0A00000000000001094
McConnell, Phil1604285386D21011682168250.01.0A00010050000001682
Wilkinson, Ben1725162703L110015781978100.01.0A00010100000001978
Levy, Steve2074134450L21101905210575.01.5A00015075000002105


Overall Team Statistics

Matches Played:2
Matches Won:1
Matches Drawn:0
Matches Lost:1
Match Points:2
Average South Hams Team Grade:9903
Average Opponents Team Grade:9423.5

TCL KO: South Hams v Teignmouth 24 Nov 2022

Bd South Hams Col Grade ECF Result Teignmouth Col Grade ECF PGN
1 Levy, Steve B 2074 134450L ½-½ Ingham, H William W 1897 173310C Submit
2 Wilkinson, Ben W 1725 162703L 1-0 Henry, Ian B 1578 173247L View
3 McConnell, Phil B 1604 285386D 1-0 Doidge, Charles W 1579 109767C Submit
4 Davies, Alan W 1540 304962A 0-1 Ariss, John A B 1494 152122G Submit
5 Tatam, Tony B 1465 134693D 1-0 Hart, Robin W 1486 350093H Submit
6 Doble, Arthur W 1431 315610C 1-0 Perry, Neil B 1135 248349L Submit
Overall Match98394½-1½9169
Bd South Hams Grade Res Teignmouth Grade PGN
1 Levy, Steve 2074 ½-½ Ingham, H William 1897 Submit
2 Wilkinson, Ben 1725 1-0 Henry, Ian 1578 View
3 McConnell, Phil 1604 1-0 Doidge, Charles 1579 Submit
4 Davies, Alan 1540 0-1 Ariss, John A 1494 Submit
5 Tatam, Tony 1465 1-0 Hart, Robin 1486 Submit
6 Doble, Arthur 1431 1-0 Perry, Neil 1135 Submit
Overall Match98394½-1½9169

TCL KO: South Hams v Newton Abbot 26 Jan 2023

Bd South Hams Col Grade ECF Result Newton Abbot Col Grade ECF PGN
1 Levy, Steve B 2074 134450L 1-0 Darling, George A W 1912 245568H View
2 Schofield, James W 1903 310014F 0-1 Kinder, Andrew S B 1828 162701G Submit
3 McConnell, Phil B 1604 285386D 0-1 Ruszelak, Piotr W 1784 268159G Submit
4 Peach, Cliff W 1490 116851E 0-1 Sugden, Freddie B 1671 268153F Submit
5 Tatam, Tony B 1465 134693D ½-½ Wills, Jack W 1483 344181H Submit
6 Doble, Arthur W 1431 315610C 1-0 Morris, Edward B 1000 Submit
Overall Match99672½-3½9678
Bd South Hams Grade Res Newton Abbot Grade PGN
1 Levy, Steve 2074 1-0 Darling, George A 1912 View
2 Schofield, James 1903 0-1 Kinder, Andrew S 1828 Submit
3 McConnell, Phil 1604 0-1 Ruszelak, Piotr 1784 Submit
4 Peach, Cliff 1490 0-1 Sugden, Freddie 1671 Submit
5 Tatam, Tony 1465 ½-½ Wills, Jack 1483 Submit
6 Doble, Arthur 1431 1-0 Morris, Edward 1000 Submit
Overall Match99672½-3½9678