SMM Round 5: Letzi lost against Massagno

SC Letzi 1
-
Massagno 1
1½:4½
Fabio Degiacomi
-
Daniele Cantora
0:1
Ian Cary
-
Sunil Rajbhandari
0:1
Roland Löhr
-
Alessandro Jones
½:½
Laurent Schneider
-
Dragan Budakovic
1:0
Werner Brunner
-
Cristian Manni
-/+
Oswald Odermatt
-
Igor Zellweger
-/+

Other matches:

2nd league, Zentral II: Tribschen – Bellinzona 3½:2½. Réti – Entlebuch 5:1. Zug – Springer 2½:3½.

All results, schedules and further information: SMM

SMM Round 5 – Letzi 2 with a clear win!

Letzi 2
-
Schlieren 1
6:0
Vincenzo Serratore
-
Martin Lachat
1:0
Kurt Glatzfelder
-
Christoph Schädeli
1:0
Patric Müller
-
Daniel Hitz
1:0
Franco Rocco
-
Paolo Zanoni
1:0
Jörg Lutz
-
Grigorios Panteloglou
1:0
Thomas Houweling
-
Monika Martegani
1:0

Other matches:

4th league, Zentral I: Langnau a/A – UBS 4½:1½. Dübendorf – Stäfa 2½:3½. Felidae Zürich – Wettswil 3:3.

ZSM 2018 – Blitz

Rg. Name                Elo    Pkt.  Wtg1   Wtg2
 1. Petkidis Anthony    2360   8,0   52,0 
 2. Moor Olivier        2343   7,5   52,5 
 3. Rusev Aleksandar    2336   7,0   47,5 
 6. Kradolfer Georg     2081   6,0   51,0 
17. Odermatt Oswald     1817   5,5   42,0 
23. Serratore Vincenzo  1886   5,0   40,5   20,50
25. Lutz Thomas         1869   5,0   40,5   19,00
36. Lutz Jörg           1711   4,0   38,5 
42. Schmid Thomas          -   3,5   41,5 
45. Houweling Thomas       -   3,5   33,0 
(56 player, 9 rounds)

More details: ZSM Blitz 2018

SMM Round 4

In round 4 both teams won important matches in their leagues!

Even with one player short, Letzi 1 was able to win in Bellinzona:

Bellinzona 1
-
Letzi 1
2½:3½
Mike Walzer
-
Kurt Glatzfelder
0:1
Gabriele Ferrari
-
Laurent Schneider
0:1
Roberto Baroni
-
Jaroslaw Bukwa
½:½
Silvano Rossi
-
Roland Löhr
0:1
Michele Gervasoni
-
Thomas Schmid
1:0
Gianni Ruchti
-
n/a
+/-

Other matches: Réti – Springer 3:3, Tribschen – Entlebuch 2½:3½, Massagno – Zug 4½:1½.

With a 5:1 victory Letzi 2 assured the first place!

UBS 2
-
SC Letzi 2
1:5
Werner Vögeli
-
Roger Loup
½:½
Karl Signer
-
Vincenzo Serratore
0:1
Roland Berthold
-
Jörg Lutz
0:1
Rolf Gossweiler
-
Franco Rocco
0:1
Oliver Riesselmann
-
Arthur Storrer
0:1
Markus Böni
-
Roland Enderli
½:½

Other matches: Wettswil – Langnau a/A 3½:2½, Stäfa – Zürich Felidae 3:3, Schlieren – Dübendorf 4:2.

All results, schedules and further information: SMM

Züricher Stadtmeisterschaft 2018

Team Competition
Rg. Team        Pkt.
---------------------
 1. Letzi       21,5 
 2. ASK Reti    19,0 
 3. SG Zürich   18,5 
(bei insgesamt 9 Teams)

Promotion
Rg. Name                Verein     Pkt. Wtg1
--------------------------------------------
 1. Sandbrink Kai       Réti Ask    5½  28,5
 2. Khan Rizwan         Chessflyers 5   27,5
 3. Serratore Vincenzo  Letzi       4½  29,0
 4. Schmutz David       Réti Ask    4½  28,5
 5. Binzegger Urs       Gligoric    4½  25,0
 6. Heinsius Thomas     Nimzowitsch 4½  24,0
 7. Odermatt Oswald     Friesenberg 4   30,5
(14 Teilnehmer)

Klasse A
Rg. Name                Verein     Pkt. Wtg1
--------------------------------------------
 1. Houweling Thomas    Letzi       6   30,0
 2. Niederhauser Alex.  Gligoric    5½  29,0
 3. Nohl Hansjörg       Winterthur  5   31,0
 4. Juchli Kurt         Réti Ask    4½  31,5
 5. Lutz Jörg           Letzi       4½  30,5
 6. Marmier Edouard     -           4½  28,5
 7. Schmid Thomas       Letzi       4½  28,0
27. Barczyk Janusz      Letzi       2½  24,5
31. Enderli Roland      Letzi       2   24,0
(34 Teilnehmer)

Klasse B
Rg. Name                Verein     Pkt. Wtg1
--------------------------------------------
 1. Dülli-Loher Karl    SG Zürich   6   32,0
 2. Cretin Julien       Letzi       6   29,0
 3. Herzberger Thomas   Riesbach    5   32,5
 4. Huber Sebastian     -           5   31,5
 5. Fischer Christoph   Wädenswil   5   29,0
 6. Leventeas Dimitrios Letzi       5   28,5
 7. Filitz Gerhard      Zimmerberg  5   27,5
51. Güldenapfel Thomas  Letzi       1   23,0
(55 Teilnehmer)

Werner Brunner is Blitz Champion 2017-2018

The winner of the 4th and final round of the Letzi Blitz Championship 2017-2018 is Werner Brunner. Congratulations! Playing outside in the fresh air in Zurich was good for him. He went undefeated in the double round robin tournament with time control 5 minutes + 2 seconds per move. Kurt Glatzfelder came second and Roger Loup third. Many thanks to all who played!

This was the second victory and third podium for Werner. He dominated the blitz championship this season and won his first Letzi blitz title. Congratulations!

RankNamePtsChamp. Pts
1Werner Brunner10.025
2Kurt Glatzfelder8.020
3Roger Loup5.518
4Franco Rocco4.516
5Magdy Megeid2.0-
6Thomas Güldenapfel0.014

Blitz Chess Championship Standings after 4 rounds:
1. Werner Brunner 70
2. Franco Rocco 46
3. Thomas Lutz 42

All details and results: Blitz Championship 2017-2018