Roland and Roger wins the Blitz

With 4 players we had a double round robin blitz tournament – Roland was able to win the first, Roger edged out the rest in the second one:

Rank
Name
Pts
TP
1.
Roland Löhr
2
3
2.
Roger Loup
2
2
3.
Patric Müller
1
2
4.
Janusz Barczyk
1
1
Rank
Name
Pts
TP
1.
Roger Loup
2
2 / 1931
2.
Patric Müller
2
2 / 1866
3.
Roland Löhr
2
2 / 1828
4.
Janusz Barczyk
0

Activities in August

There is lots of chess to be played in the upcoming weeks – online tournaments on lichess.org and the first September weekend will be the postponed last round of the SGM season 2019/20. Especially here we need your support to set up a strong team!

Let’s start with an internal blitz tournament (5 Minutes + 3 seconds bonus, rated) on August 4th starting at 20:00
https://lichess.org/swiss/lRPxJuJO

In case you are not yet registered with our team, you can find us here: https://lichess.org/team/sc-letzi-zurich

In the Swiss Team Battle we were able to stay in league 2 – congratulations to all players for this strong performance! The next round will be played on August 11th from 19:30:
https://lichess.org/tournament/hUKUJGFt

The Swiss Chess Federation announced the Swiss Online Championships (SICOC) in rapid and blitz:
Blitz on 22./23.8.2020
Rapid on 29./30.8.2020
Please have a look here for further details http://www.swisschess.ch/sicoc-2020.html

The last round in the SGM season 2019/20 in March had to be postponed – it should now be played Saturday September 5th! Letzi 1 is still in danger of being relegated, Letzi 2 already won the league:
Zug 1 – Letzi 1
Nimzowitsch 5 – Letzi 2
Please have this in your calendar!

Roland wins the first Online Rapid!

It was at least a start into online chess for Letzi! Roland was able to win the first rapid tournament ahead of Dimitris and Roger

Rank
NamePts
1.
Roland Löhr
4
2.
Dimitrios Leventeas
3
3.
Roger Loup
2
4.
Massimo Maffioli
1½ (ohne Spiel)
5.
Julien Cretin
1
6.
Janusz Barczyk
0 (aus 2)

https://lichess.org/swiss/KZ6zLtvv

Next week June 16th we plan to organize an online blitz tournament – Please register to our team “SC Letzi Zürich” on lichess.org!