GM Jonny Hector wins CCC 2016 convincingly af Tom Skovgaard
Swedish GM Jonny Hector wins CCC 2016 convincingly! And local FM Martin Haubro, from the organizing club BMS Skak, completes his IM qualification!
The final standings at the top of the field with 62 players from 12 nations, including 7 GMs, 4 IMs, and many FMs:
1 GM Jonny Hector, Sweden 2493 7½
Group 1 - FIDE rating 2200 - 2299 (players 18-27): FM Esben Kjems Hove, Denmark 2232 5½
Jonny Hector, Lars René Andersen, Ulf Karlsson, Ellen Kakulidis, Henrik Danielsen, Carsten Høi, Nicolai Getz, Adrien Demuth og Mads Andersen
Norm chances in the last round af Tom Skovgaard
Four players play for their norm chances in the last round:
FM Martin Haubro – Final IM norm if ½ ! And Martin already achieved the 2400 requirement!
WARNING! Round 6 revised on boards 21-27 af Tom Skovgaard
Due to two players signing a wrong result for their round 5 game, round 6 had to be revised around 20:45 hrs on Friday evening. The revised round only caused the pairings on boards 21 to 27 to be changed, compared to the first version of round 6 that was published.
CCC 2016 Appeals Committee / Turneringskomité af Tom Skovgaard
The appeals committee (Danish: Turneringskomiteen) for CCC 2016 consists of the following persons: Peter Olsen, Thomas Larsen, and Kim N. Andersen.
CCC 2016 Prices af Tom Skovgaard
The CCC 2016 prizes are as follows:
1. prize: 4.000 kr.
Rating group prizes:
Group 1 - FIDE rating 2200 - 2299 (players 18-27): 1.000 kr.
Prizes are not shared but will be decided by tie breaks (Middle Buchholz, thereafter SB - if still equal, prize is shared). Only one prize can be won by each player.
CCC 2016 startet with 62 players af Tom Skovgaard
The 12th Copenhagen Chess Challenge started today with a field of 62 players, headed by 7 GM's and 4 IM's. 9 rounds will be played, and 29 games, almost all games from each round, will be transmitted live! Information and games etc. can be found through the menues above. We wish everybody a great CCC 2016, and we thank our sponsors: The Copenhagen Chess Federation (KSU), The Danish Chess Federation (DSU), The Support Federation of the Danish Chess Federation (DSUS), and the organising club BMS Skak.
CCC 2016 starts today! af Tom Skovgaard
Copenhagen Chess Challenge 2016 will start with 1st round today, April 20th, at 18:30 hrs. We have a great field of players from many nations, headed by 7 GMs, 4 IMs and numerous FMs and other strong players, and with a total number of players around 70. We will have a lot of wonderful chess in the coming days, and 29 live boards so you can all follow the action!
The final list of participants and the pairings of 1st round will be available here shortly before 1st round is started. Until then, the list of registered players can be seen from the menu under "Participants".
Some important information:
XtraCon Chess Open
Sponsors of CCC
Copenhagen Chess Federation
Danish Chess Federation
Dansk Skak Union's Støtteforening /
Støt danske skakturneringer!
The Chess Club organizing CCC