Licorice Torpedoes Challenge

posted Apr 30, 2016, 7:55 AM by Phil Morgan
Some of you may have enjoyed the recent Ultimate Blitz Challenge between Nakamura, Caruana, Wesley
So and Gary Kasparov. Nakamura won but it was great to see Kasparov competing again.

Nearer to home  4 club players,are fighting out the new Morgan's Sweets Licorice Torpedoes Challenge Tournament. The format, designed at the pub after the 2nd team's last League match is Best of 6 Matches,under  Notts League time-limits, with pre-declared openings. Players are Glenn v Phil, and Jerry v Bob.

Scores are level after 2 games in each match- 4 decisive wins for the players with the White pieces.