Update I Open Tournament Friends of Aristoteles

  • September 19, 2020
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  • Giraldo Menendez Rodriguez

I OPEN TOURNAMENT Friends of Aristoteles (CUB) Game platform: ICCF web server International open divided into two sections (classification list 2020-4) •         Main Section: For players with a rating higher than 2250, without categories. Players will be grouped in strict order of rating in sections of 11-13 players. •         Promotional Section: For players with a … Continue Reading

Friendly match World Zone versus Zone 1

The World Zone is organizing a rated Friendly Match against Zone 1.   Start date: November 1st Standard ICCF rules will apply with a time control 10 moves in 40 days   Participation is free, without charge.  2 games per player/board  The WZ team will be composed by players from all WZ member federations and isolated … Continue Reading

Update I OPEN TOURNAMENT Friends of Aristoteles (CUB)

  • September 11, 2020
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  • Giraldo Menendez Rodriguez

I OPEN TOURNAMENT Friends of Aristoteles (CUB) Game platform: ICCF web server International open divided into two sections (classification list 2020-4) • Main Section: For players with a rating higher than 2250, without categories. Players will be grouped in strict order of rating in sections of 11-13 players. • Promotional Section: For players with a … Continue Reading

I Open Tournament Friends of Aristoteles

  • September 7, 2020
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  • Giraldo Menendez Rodriguez

I OPEN TOURNAMENT Friends of Aristoteles (CUB) Game platform: ICCF web server International open divided into two sections (classification list 2020-4) • Main Section: For players with a rating higher than 2250, without categories. Players will be grouped in strict order of rating in sections of 11-13 players. • Promotional Section: For players with a … Continue Reading

I OPEN TOURNAMENT Friends of Aristoteles (CUB)

Game platform: ICCF web server International open divided into two sections (classification list 2020-4) Main Section: For players with a rating higher than 2250, without categories. Players will be grouped in strict order of rating in sections of 11-13 players. Promotional Section: For players with a rating of 2250 or less, by category, which may vary … Continue Reading

WZ and ICCF TD2, IA and Players Comparison

This post compares the WZ and ICCF number and share of Tournament Directors Level 2 and International Arbiters. For comparison the count and share of players is provided. There is no data available for Level 1 TDs. The comparison shows that the share of WZ TD Level 2 and International Arbiters is comparable to the … Continue Reading

Correspondence Chess as Scientific Contest

This post considers why Correspondence Chess is thought as the scientific side of chess, while Over-The-Board Chess the sportive side of the game, and Chess Problems its artistic side. Over-The-Board Chess is considered a sport since players fight in matches in which they rely on their memory, physical and mental strength, while Chess Problems explore … Continue Reading

WZ Championship Finished Tournaments Statistics

This post describes the statistics of WZ Championship (WZ CH) tournaments that have finished up to date (April 28, 2020). This includes 16 tournaments and 597 games, with 78 candidates games, 330 semifinals games and 189 preliminaries games. To provide a reference, these WZ CH finished games are compared to the Chessbase 2020 Correspondence Database … Continue Reading