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 27th September 2023. As a result of this draw, South Hams plays Torquay Boys' Grammar School (away) to decide which of these clubs plays Newton Abbot in the Semi-Finals.

Preliminary RoundSemi-FinalsFinalWinner
Torquay Boys' Grammar School (H) South Hams    
South Hams (A)
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot
Stover School (H)    
Devonport High School (A)
Plymouth (H)  
Teignmouth (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.

Tuesday21 Nov 2023TCL KOKOUTTorquay Boys Grammar SchoolSouth HamsW1½-4½
Thursday29 Feb 2024TCL KOKOUTSouth HamsNewton Abbot


Individual Player Statistics

Here are the current player statistics for South Hams players in the Knockout competition during the 2023-24 season:

NameRatingECFPWDLAve OpPerf%PtsSI
Howarth, Lance1229349497E100110946940.00.0A00000000000000694
Doble, Arthur1538315610C110014951895100.01.0A00010100000001895
Hurt, Trevor1547316056H110015481948100.01.0A00010100000001948
McConnell, Phil1624285386D110015791979100.01.0A00010100000001979
Black, Cathy1757349499J10101514151450.00.5A00005050000001514
Levy, Steve2093134450L110016242024100.01.0A00010100000002024


Overall Team Statistics

Matches Played:1
Matches Won:1
Matches Drawn:0
Matches Lost:0
Match Points:2
Average South Hams Team Grade:9788
Average Opponents Team Grade:8854

TCL KO: Torquay Boys Grammar School v South Hams 21 Nov 2023

Bd Torquay Boys Grammar School Col Grade ECF Result South Hams Col Grade ECF PGN
1 Wills, Piran B 1624 341868G 0-1 Levy, Steve W 2093 134450L Submit
2 Narayanan, Niranjana W 1514 294968E ½-½ Black, Cathy B 1757 349499J Submit
3 Beaudouin-Pope, Guillaume B 1579 351321L 0-1 McConnell, Phil W 1624 285386D Submit
4 Glasson, Jamie W 1548 320010D 0-1 Hurt, Trevor B 1547 316056H Submit
5 Sellar, Finn B 1495 361076H 0-1 Doble, Arthur W 1538 315610C Submit
6 Petsios, John W 1094 351844K 1-0 Howarth, Lance B 1229 349497E Submit
Overall Match88541½-4½9788
Bd Torquay Boys Grammar School Grade Res South Hams Grade PGN
1 Wills, Piran 1624 0-1 Levy, Steve 2093 Submit
2 Narayanan, Niranjana 1514 ½-½ Black, Cathy 1757 Submit
3 Beaudouin-Pope, Guillaume 1579 0-1 McConnell, Phil 1624 Submit
4 Glasson, Jamie 1548 0-1 Hurt, Trevor 1547 Submit
5 Sellar, Finn 1495 0-1 Doble, Arthur 1538 Submit
6 Petsios, John 1094 1-0 Howarth, Lance 1229 Submit
Overall Match88541½-4½9788