Colchester Junior Chess Tournament - 24 April 2016

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The Fourth Round of the Essex Junior Grand Prix was held on Sunday, 24 April 2016 at St Benedict’s College, Colchester.  86 players took part with many players coming from outside of the County to give the homegrown talent some strong opposition.  The results were as follows –

Under 9

1st (on tie break) Aarnavh Trivedi (Cambridgeshire) 5

2nd equal Tristan Bromelow (Hainault) and Nina Pert (Billericay) 5

Under 11

1st Adam John (Bury) 6

2nd Shreyas Royal  (Kent) 5

3rd Findlay Lister (Chelmsford) 4½

Under 18 Minor

1st on tie break Urbi Modhura (Southend) 5

2nd Zahra Jaufarally (St Albans) 5

Grading Prizes

Under 75

Christopher Willoughby (Shenfield) 4

Under 65 and ungraded

Purba Audhora (Southend) 4

Under 18 Open

1st Nadia Jaufarally (St Albans) 6

2nd on tie break Anum Sheikh (Ilford) 4

Under 105 Grading Prize

Sarah Weersing (Saffron Walden) 3½

Prizes for Best Newcomer to Essex Grand Prix event

Ryan Smith U18 Minor 3

Sneha Prajeesh U9 3½

All the crosstables from this event may be viewed on this website via Results/Tournaments/Cross Tables.

The next tournament is on Sunday, 26 June 2016 at the R A Butler Academy, South Road, Saffron Walden, CB11 3DG.  This is the last tournament in the Essex Grand Prix for 2015/16 – be sure to enter to improve your final score!

Entry forms will be available to download via this website by clicking the red “View Tournaments” button.