MCC Tournament Blog


CM Puccini - FM Dragicevic

posted 28 Nov 2013, 00:31 by Paul Cavezza   [ updated 28 Nov 2013, 03:23 ]

Melbourne's Mightiest Candidate Master Jack Puccini has submitted his win last night for the Brilliancy Prize in the Bob Brooking Round Robins. Please submit your entries on our facebook page or to melbchessclub@gmail.com



MCC Open Round 7

posted 17 Oct 2013, 22:07 by Melbourne Chess Club

1 Rujevic, Mirko        2215 2260 [5]       :     Puccini, Jack           2030 2004 [4.5]
 2 Hacche, David J       2028 2058 [4.5]     :     Pyke, Malcolm L         2122 2138 [4]  
 3 Bekker, Gary D        1864 1806 [4]       :     Dizdarevic, Mehmedalija 1959 1895 [4]  
 4 Wyss, Felix           1802 1731 [3.5]     :     Penrose, Justin         1993 1975 [3.5]
 5 O'Molloy, Eamonn      1926      [3.5]     :     McCart, Richard         1817 1741 [3.5]
 6 Lycett, Garry         1875 1756 [3.5]     :     Narenthran, Savithri    1771 1725 [3.5]
 7 Kovacevic, Paul       1869 1831 [3.5]     :     Chew, Jason             1806 1783 [3.5]
 8 Fry, Peter            1822 1757 [3]       :     Kalisch, Thomas         1918 1859 [3]  
 9 Beckman, John         1680 1613 [3]       :     Lorem, Helene                     [3]  
10 Krishnamurthy, Mukesh 1624 1491 [2.5]     :     Mascunano, Juan                   [3]  
11 Papadinis, Jim        1788 1661 [2.5]     :     Kaplan, Alex            1695 1616 [2.5]
12 Yang, Ray             1657 1460 [2.5]     :     Dale, Finley            1740 1583 [2]  
13 Lorem, Geir           1745      [2]       :     Simon, Endre            1628 1524 [2]  
14 McCart, Roger         1692 1572 [2]       :     Kolak, Tanya            1441 1231 [1.5]
15 Lean, Giles F              884  [1.5]    ½:½    BYE


MCC Open Round 6 Results

posted 14 Oct 2013, 16:18 by Paul Cavezza   [ updated 14 Oct 2013, 16:19 ]

Round 6 results:
 1 Dizdarevic, Mehmedalija 1959 1895 [4]      0:1    Rujevic, Mirko        2215 2260 [4]  
 2 Penrose, Justin         1993 1975 [3.5]    0:1    Puccini, Jack         2030 2004 [3.5]
 3 McCart, Richard         1817 1741 [3.5]    0:1    Hacche, David J       2028 2058 [3.5]
 4 Pyke, Malcolm L         2122 2138 [3]      1:0    O'Molloy, Eamonn      1926      [3.5]
 5 Chew, Jason             1806 1783 [3]      ½:½    Lycett, Garry         1875 1756 [3]  
 6 Kovacevic, Paul         1869 1831 [3]      ½:½    Wyss, Felix           1802 1731 [3]  
 7 Lorem, Helene                     [3]      0:1    Bekker, Gary D        1864 1806 [3]  
 8 Kalisch, Thomas         1918 1859 [2.5]    ½:½    Mascunano, Juan                 [2.5]
 9 Narenthran, Savithri    1771 1725 [2.5]    1:0    Papadinis, Jim        1788 1661 [2.5]
10 Simon, Endre            1628 1524 [2]      0:1    Fry, Peter            1822 1757 [2]  
11 Dale, Finley            1740 1583 [2]      0:1    Beckman, John         1680 1613 [2]  
12 Kaplan, Alex            1695 1616 [1.5]    1:0    Lorem, Geir           1745      [2]  
13 Kolak, Tanya            1441 1231 [1.5]    0:1    Yang, Ray             1657 1460 [1.5]
14 Lean, Giles F                884  [1.5]    0:1    Krishnamurthy, Mukesh 1624 1491 [1.5]
15 McCart, Roger           1692 1572 [1]      1:0    BYE





MCC Quads

posted 13 Oct 2013, 03:49 by Paul Cavezza

The second MCC quads tournament of the year was held this Sunday. The tournament was set up by a group of players keen to play 3 games in a day, and this time around attracted 8 players. This time around, Sylvester Urban was the lead organiser / arbiter, the entry fee was $5 and the event was ACF rated. Below you can see two games from group 1 and the final results:

Final standings Division 1 =1st Gorka, Partsi, Urban, Puccini (1.5) Division 2 =1st Simon, Frayle (2) 3rd Singh (1.5) 4th Dobos (0.5)

Round 6 Pairings, Round 5 Results

posted 11 Oct 2013, 02:20 by Paul Cavezza   [ updated 11 Oct 2013, 02:22 ]

 1 Dizdarevic, Mehmedalija 1959 1895 [4]       :     Rujevic, Mirko        2215 2260 [4]  
 2 Penrose, Justin         1993 1975 [3.5]     :     Puccini, Jack         2030 2004 [3.5]
 3 McCart, Richard         1817 1741 [3.5]     :     Hacche, David J       2028 2058 [3.5]
 4 Pyke, Malcolm L         2122 2138 [3]       :     O'Molloy, Eamonn      1926      [3.5]
 5 Chew, Jason             1806 1783 [3]       :     Lycett, Garry         1875 1756 [3]  
 6 Kovacevic, Paul         1869 1831 [3]       :     Wyss, Felix           1802 1731 [3]  
 7 Lorem, Helene                     [3]       :     Bekker, Gary D        1864 1806 [3]  
 8 Kalisch, Thomas         1918 1859 [2.5]     :     Mascunano, Juan                 [2.5]
 9 Narenthran, Savithri    1771 1725 [2.5]     :     Papadinis, Jim        1788 1661 [2.5]
10 Simon, Endre            1628 1524 [2]       :     Fry, Peter            1822 1757 [2]  
11 Dale, Finley            1740 1583 [2]       :     Beckman, John         1680 1613 [2]  
12 Kaplan, Alex            1695 1616 [1.5]     :     Lorem, Geir           1745      [2]  
13 Kolak, Tanya            1441 1231 [1.5]     :     Yang, Ray             1657 1460 [1.5]
14 Lean, Giles F                884  [1.5]     :     Krishnamurthy, Mukesh 1624 1491 [1.5]
15 McCart, Roger           1692 1572 [1]      1:0    BYE

1 Dizdarevic, Mehmedalija 1959 1895 [3] 1:0 Penrose, Justin 1993 1975 [3.5] 2 Rujevic, Mirko 2215 2260 [3] 1:0 Pyke, Malcolm L 2122 2138 [3] 3 Hacche, David J 2028 2058 [3] ½:½ O'Molloy, Eamonn 1926 [3] 4 Puccini, Jack 2030 2004 [3] ½:½ Bekker, Gary D 1864 1806 [2.5] 5 Lycett, Garry 1875 1756 [2.5] ½:½ Wyss, Felix 1802 1731 [2.5] 6 Mascunano, Juan [2.5] 0:1 McCart, Richard 1817 1741 [2.5] 7 Kalisch, Thomas 1918 1859 [2] ½:½ Narenthran, Savithri 1771 1725 [2] 8 Fry, Peter 1822 1757 [2] 0:1 Kovacevic, Paul 1869 1831 [2] 9 Beckman, John 1680 1613 [2] 0:1 Chew, Jason 1806 1783 [2] 10 Yang, Ray 1657 1460 [1.5] 0:1 Lorem, Helene [2] 11 Lean, Giles F 884 [1.5] 0:1 Kolak, Tanya 1441 1231 [.5] 12 Lorem, Geir 1745 [1] 1:0 McCart, Roger 1692 1572 [1] 13 Krishnamurthy, Mukesh 1624 1491 [1] ½:½ Kaplan, Alex 1695 1616 [1] 14 Simon, Endre 1628 1524 [1] 1:0 BYE 15 Papadinis, Jim 1788 1661 [2] ½:½ BYE 16 Dale, Finley 1740 1583 [1.5] ½:½ BYE

CM Puccini - CM Bekker (MCC Open R. 5)

posted 8 Oct 2013, 19:59 by Paul Cavezza   [ updated 8 Oct 2013, 20:08 ]

 

MCC Open: Round 5 Pairings

posted 3 Oct 2013, 15:35 by Paul Cavezza

 1 Dizdarevic, Mehmedalija 1959 1895 [3]       :     Penrose, Justin      1993 1975 [3.5]
 2 Rujevic, Mirko          2215 2260 [3]       :     Pyke, Malcolm L      2122 2138 [3]  
 3 Hacche, David J         2028 2058 [3]       :     O'Molloy, Eamonn     1926      [3]  
 4 Puccini, Jack           2030 2004 [3]       :     Bekker, Gary D       1864 1806 [2.5]
 5 Lycett, Garry           1875 1756 [2.5]     :     Wyss, Felix          1802 1731 [2.5]
 6 Mascunano, Juan                   [2.5]     :     McCart, Richard      1817 1741 [2.5]
 7 Kalisch, Thomas         1918 1859 [2]       :     Narenthran, Savithri 1771 1725 [2]  
 8 Fry, Peter              1822 1757 [2]       :     Kovacevic, Paul      1869 1831 [2]  
 9 Beckman, John           1680 1613 [2]       :     Chew, Jason          1806 1783 [2]  
10 Yang, Ray               1657 1460 [1.5]     :     Lorem, Helene                  [2]  
11 Lean, Giles F                884  [1.5]     :     Kolak, Tanya         1441 1231 [.5] 
12 Lorem, Geir             1745      [1]       :     McCart, Roger        1692 1572 [1]  
13 Krishnamurthy, Mukesh   1624 1491 [1]       :     Kaplan, Alex         1695 1616 [1]  
14 Simon, Endre            1628 1524 [1]      1:0    BYE                                 
15 Papadinis, Jim          1788 1661 [2]      ½:½    BYE                                 
16 Dale, Finley            1740 1583 [1.5]    ½:½    BYE

Prizes for the event can also be announced: 

1st $300 
2nd $150 
3rd $100 
RG1 (U1900 FIDE) $100 
RG2 (U1700 FIDE) $100

MCC Open Round 4

posted 30 Sep 2013, 18:45 by Paul Cavezza


 1 Penrose, Justin      1993 1975 [2.5]    1:0    Rujevic, Mirko          2215 2260 [3]  
 2 Pyke, Malcolm L      2122 2138 [2]      1:0    Kalisch, Thomas         1918 1859 [2]  
 3 Chew, Jason          1806 1783 [2]      0:1    Puccini, Jack           2030 2004 [2]  
 4 Narenthran, Savithri 1771 1725 [2]      0:1    Dizdarevic, Mehmedalija 1959 1895 [2]  
 5 O'Molloy, Eamonn     1926      [2]      1:0    Lorem, Helene                     [2]  
 6 McCart, Richard      1817 1741 [1.5]    1:0    Beckman, John           1680 1613 [2]  
 7 Lycett, Garry        1875 1756 [1.5]    1:0    Voon, Richard           1874 1826 [1]  
 8 Kovacevic, Paul      1869 1831 [1]      1:0    Lorem, Geir             1745      [1]  
 9 Kaplan, Alex         1695 1616 [1]      0:1    Fry, Peter              1822 1757 [1]  
10 Papadinis, Jim       1788 1661 [1]      1:0    Krishnamurthy, Mukesh   1624 1491 [1]  
11 McCart, Roger        1692 1572 [.5]     ½:½    Simon, Endre            1628 1524 [.5] 
12 Lean, Giles F             884  [.5]     1:0    BYE                                    
13 Hacche, David J      2028 2058 [2.5]    ½:½    BYE                                    
14 Bekker, Gary D       1864 1806 [2]      ½:½    BYE                                    
15 Wyss, Felix          1802 1731 [2]      ½:½    BYE                                    
16 Dale, Finley         1740 1583 [1]      ½:½    BYE                                    
17 Yang, Ray            1657 1460 [1]      ½:½    BYE                                    
18 Kolak, Tanya         1441 1231 [0]      ½:½    BYE                                    
19 Mascunano, Juan                [2]      ½:½    BYE


MCC Open roune 4 pairings

posted 26 Sep 2013, 15:23 by Paul Cavezza

 1 Penrose, Justin      1993 1975 [2.5]     :     Rujevic, Mirko          2215 2260 [3]  
 2 Pyke, Malcolm L      2122 2138 [2]       :     Kalisch, Thomas         1918 1859 [2]  
 3 Chew, Jason          1806 1783 [2]       :     Puccini, Jack           2030 2004 [2]  
 4 Narenthran, Savithri 1771 1725 [2]       :     Dizdarevic, Mehmedalija 1959 1895 [2]  
 5 O'Molloy, Eamonn     1926      [2]       :     Lorem, Helene                     [2]  
 6 McCart, Richard      1817 1741 [1.5]     :     Beckman, John           1680 1613 [2]  
 7 Lycett, Garry        1875 1756 [1.5]     :     Voon, Richard           1874 1826 [1]  
 8 Kovacevic, Paul      1869 1831 [1]       :     Lorem, Geir             1745      [1]  
 9 Kaplan, Alex         1695 1616 [1]       :     Fry, Peter              1822 1757 [1]  
10 Papadinis, Jim       1788 1661 [1]       :     Krishnamurthy, Mukesh   1624 1491 [1]  
11 McCart, Roger        1692 1572 [.5]      :     Simon, Endre            1628 1524 [.5] 
12 Lean, Giles F             884  [.5]     1:0    BYE                                    
13 Hacche, David J      2028 2058 [2.5]    ½:½    BYE                                    
14 Bekker, Gary D       1864 1806 [2]      ½:½    BYE                                    
15 Wyss, Felix          1802 1731 [2]      ½:½    BYE                                    
16 Dale, Finley         1740 1583 [1]      ½:½    BYE                                    
17 Yang, Ray            1657 1460 [1]      ½:½    BYE                                    
18 Kolak, Tanya         1441 1231 [0]      ½:½    BYE                                    
19 Mascunano, Juan                [2]      ½:½    BYE

MCC Open, Round 3 Results & Game

posted 23 Sep 2013, 15:19 by Paul Cavezza   [ updated 23 Sep 2013, 15:19 ]

Hi all,

Round 3 results from the MCC Open follow. CM Jack Puccini has also submitted his game against Alex Kaplan for the brilliancy prize! (send your entries to melbchessclub@gmail.com, post them on facebook or give them to Kerry Stead).

1 Rujevic, Mirko          2215 2260 [2]      1:0    O'Molloy, Eamonn 1926      [2]  
 2 Dizdarevic, Mehmedalija 1959 1895 [2]      0:1    Hacche, David J  2028 2058 [1.5]
 3 Penrose, Justin         1993 1975 [1.5]    1:0    McCart, Richard  1817 1741 [1.5]
 4 Kalisch, Thomas         1918 1859 [1.5]    ½:½    Chew, Jason      1806 1783 [1.5]
 5 Bekker, Gary D          1864 1806 [1.5]    ½:½    Lycett, Garry    1875 1756 [1]  
 6 Puccini, Jack           2030 2004 [1]      1:0    Kaplan, Alex     1695 1616 [1]  
 7 Beckman, John           1680 1613 [1]      1:0    Kovacevic, Paul  1869 1831 [1]  
 8 Lorem, Helene                     [1]      1:0    Fry, Peter       1822 1757 [1]  
 9 Wyss, Felix             1802 1731 [1]      1:0    Dale, Finley     1740 1583 [1]  
10 Mascunano, Juan                   [1]      1:0    Papadinis, Jim   1788 1661 [1]  
11 Narenthran, Savithri    1771 1725 [1]      1:0    Yang, Ray        1657 1460 [1]  
12 Voon, Richard           1874 1826 [.5]     ½:½    McCart, Roger    1692 1572 [0]  
13 Lorem, Geir             1745      [0]      1:0    Kolak, Tanya     1441 1231 [0]  
14 Simon, Endre            1628 1524 [0]      ½:½    Lean, Giles F         884  [0]  
15 Pyke, Malcolm L         2122 2138 [1.5]    ½:½    BYE                             
16 Krishnamurthy, Mukesh   1624 1491 [.5]     ½:½    BYE



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