ACE Chess Presents: ACE Chess (AZ) State Championship, hosted by the Chess Emporium - March 4, 2012

Last Updated: March 7th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

The 1st Annual ACE Chess (AZ) State Championship, hosted by the Chess Emporium is sponsored by:

Steven Kamp

Other Spsonors:

Rensch Law, KarrysDesign, Meltmedia, Chess.com LLC, and ChessKid.com.

When & Where:

March 2nd-4th, 2012. Chess Emporium, 1835 E Elliot Rd Suite 103-104 Tempe Arizona 85284

Tournament Details:

6 Players. 5 Rounds, Single Round Robin. Invitation Only. Player’s List and Pairings:

  1. Mohandesi, S.      — IM USCF 2616
  2. Molner, M.            — IM USCF 2520
  3. Rensch, D.             — IM USCF 2478
  4. Banawa, J.             — IM USCF 2444
  5. Ginsburg, M.         — IM USCF 2406
  6. Atoufi, P.                — FM USCF 2299

CLICK HERE for the “Player’s Page” with pictures and bio information…

# Name/Rtng/ID Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5
1 MACKENZIE MOLNER W 2 B 4 W 3 B 5 W 6
2520 12662506  0  .5  1.0  2.0  3.0
2 JOEL BANAWA B 1 W 6 B 4 W 3 W 5
2444 12922625  1.0  1.0  1.5  2.5  3.5
3 DANIEL M RENSCH W 6 W 5 B 1 B 2 W 4
2478 12659833  .5  1.5  2.0  2.0  3.0
4 MARK GINSBURG B 5 W 1 W 2 B 6 B 3
2406 10172918  1.0  1.5  2.0  2.0  2.0
5 PEDRAM ATOUFI W 4 B 3 B 6 W 1 B 2
2299 12882025  0  0  0  0  0
6 SHAHIN MOHANDESI B 3 B 2 W 5 W 4 B 1
2616 14812351  .5  1.5  2.5  3.5  3.5

Schedule:

  • Round 1 Friday, March 2nd 6pm
  • Round 2 Saturday, March 3rd 10am
  • Round 3 Saturday, March 3rd 5pm
  • Round 4 Sunday, March 4th 10am
  • Round 5 Sunday, March 4th 4:30pm

Prize Fund & Awards:

First Place: The Norm Saba Trophy and $1,000
Second Place: $300
Third Place: $200

Spectators welcome!

Additional Details:

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