The Swedish Chess Championship has a very interesting tradition, as it is divided, using the national rating system, into several round robin tournaments. Therefore, the top division, the best players in the country, compete in an all-play-all event. I can not think of a fairer or more enjoyable way to discover the true champion of the country! In fact I would suggest that members of the ACF council consider this possibility, perhaps we could experiment with it one year and see how it works?
Friday, November 03, 2006
A JP Wallace Suggestion
In the most recent issue of the Australian Chess magazine, writing in his column international master John Paul Wallace makes a suggestion:
Posted by The Closet Grandmaster at 5:18 am