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MCCU@West Brom
11 to 13 August 2017

Park in Birmingham West
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Midland Counties Chess Union
Grand Prix Congress

The congress was held Friday 11 to Sunday 13 August 2017 at Park Inn by Radisson, Birmingham West, M5 J1. Birmingham Road, Birmingham B70 6RS. It was organised by Alex Holowczak for MCCU

 

GM Keith Arkell won the Open with 4½/5 to become the 2017 Midlands champion.

 

Prize winners

  Player Club Score Prize
Open        
1st GM Keith Arkell Halesowen £500
2nd = FM Peter Sowray Barbican 4 £175
2nd = Conor Murphy Charlton 4 £175
Rating Devan Patel Rushall +1.06 £50
Major        
1st Graham Ashcroft Preston £250
2nd = Nathanael Paul Newport 4 £50
2nd = Geoffrey Brown Folkestone 4 £50
2nd = Robert Clegg Huddersfield 4 £50
Rating John Harris Coventry +1.59 £50
Minor        
1st Chris Fraser        West Bridgford 5 £250
2nd Nigel Morris Coventry £100
3rd Julian Hawthorne Kidsgrove 4 £50
Grading Andy Carter        Red Admiral 3 £50

 

Full cross-tables are available from Chess-Results.com.