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Tournament: 64th British Championship (won by Botterill) (all 220 games, plus 18 games from other sections)
Venue: Brighton • Dates: 8-19 August 1977 • Download PGN Updated 1 October, 2018 3:13 PM

1977 British Chess Championship (Brighton)

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1 Botterill,George Steven 2350 ◊ 1/34 ♦ ½/4 ◊ 1/6 ◊ 1/28 ♦ ½/9 ♦ 1/18 ◊ ½/2 ♦ ½/14 ◊ ½/3 ♦ 1/5 ◊ 1/10 8.5 / 11
2 Taulbut,Shaun M   ◊ 1/37 ♦ ½/9 ◊ 1/32 ♦ 1/26 ◊ ½/18 ♦ 1/31 ♦ ½/1 ◊ ½/4 ♦ ½/5 ◊ 1/8 ◊ ½/3 8.0 / 11
3 Williams,A Howard 2380 ♦ 1/30 ◊ ½/8 ♦ ½/12 ◊ ½/13 ♦ 1/25 ◊ ½/9 ♦ ½/19 ◊ 1/15 ♦ ½/1 ◊ 1/14 ♦ ½/2 7.5 / 11
4 Bellin,Robert 2400 ♦ 1/35 ◊ ½/1 ♦ 0/25 ◊ 1/23 ♦ ½/5 ◊ 1/17 ♦ 1/8 ♦ ½/2 ◊ ½/14 ◊ 1/12 ♦ 0/6 7.0 / 11
5 Hindle,Owen 2375 ♦ 0/13 ♦ ½/36 ◊ 1/35 ♦ 1/16 ◊ ½/4 ♦ ½/15 ◊ 1/21 ♦ 1/18 ◊ ½/2 ◊ 0/1 ♦ 1/12 7.0 / 11
6 Cubitt,Clive   ♦ 1/20 ◊ ½/12 ♦ 0/1 ◊ ½/22 ♦ 1/29 ◊ ½/13 ♦ ½/31 ◊ 0/8 ♦ 1/25 ◊ 1/26 ◊ 1/4 7.0 / 11
7 Thomas,Ronald   ♦ 0/33 ◊ ½/22 ♦ ½/10 ◊ 1/24 ♦ 0/8 ◊ 1/29 ♦ 1/35 ◊ 1/31 ♦ 0/12 ◊ 1/13 ♦ 1/14 7.0 / 11
8 Fuller,Maxwell L 2365 ◊ 1/16 ♦ ½/3 ◊ 0/9 ♦ ½/17 ◊ 1/7 ♦ 1/32 ◊ 0/4 ♦ 1/6 ◊ 1/11 ♦ 0/2 ◊ ½/15 6.5 / 11
9 Webb,Simon 2430 ♦ 1/10 ◊ ½/2 ♦ 1/8 ◊ ½/18 ◊ ½/1 ♦ ½/3 ◊ 0/14 ♦ 0/16 ◊ ½/27 ♦ 1/31 ◊ 1/20 6.5 / 11
10 Century,Jonathan Isaac   ◊ 0/9 ♦ ½/16 ◊ ½/7 ♦ ½/33 ◊ ½/34 ♦ 1/20 ◊ 1/32 ♦ ½/19 ◊ 1/21 ♦ 1/15 ♦ 0/1 6.5 / 11
11 Penrose,Jonathan 2415 ♦ ½/29 ◊ 1/14 ♦ 0/28 ◊ ½/20 ♦ ½/26 ◊ 1/25 ♦ 1/13 ◊ ½/12 ♦ 0/8 ♦ ½/16 ◊ 1/27 6.5 / 11
12 Knox,Victor W 2350 ◊ 1/36 ♦ ½/6 ◊ ½/3 ♦ ½/15 ◊ 1/21 ♦ ½/14 ◊ ½/18 ♦ ½/11 ◊ 1/7 ♦ 0/4 ◊ 0/5 6.0 / 11
13 Rayner,Emmanuel 2335 ◊ 1/5 ♦ ½/27 ◊ ½/21 ♦ ½/3 ◊ ½/15 ♦ ½/6 ◊ 0/11 ♦ 1/30 ◊ 1/19 ♦ 0/7 ◊ ½/16 6.0 / 11
14 Cafferty,Bernard 2290 ◊ ½/32 ♦ 0/11 ◊ 1/36 ♦ 1/27 ◊ 1/28 ◊ ½/12 ♦ 1/9 ◊ ½/1 ♦ ½/4 ♦ 0/3 ◊ 0/7 6.0 / 11
15 Rumens,David E 2270 ♦ ½/25 ◊ ½/19 ♦ 1/20 ◊ ½/12 ♦ ½/13 ◊ ½/5 ♦ 1/17 ♦ 0/3 ◊ 1/18 ◊ 0/10 ♦ ½/8 6.0 / 11
16 Hillyard,Graham D   ♦ 0/8 ◊ ½/10 ♦ 1/30 ◊ 0/5 ♦ ½/35 ◊ 1/23 ♦ ½/22 ◊ 1/9 ♦ ½/26 ◊ ½/11 ♦ ½/13 6.0 / 11
17 Britton,Richard   ♦ ½/24 ◊ 1/39 ♦ 0/23 ◊ ½/8 ♦ 1/22 ♦ 0/4 ◊ 0/15 ◊ 0/25 ♦ 1/33 ◊ 1/30 ♦ 1/26 6.0 / 11
18 Pritchett,Craig William 2425 ◊ 1/38 ♦ 1/33 ◊ 1/31 ♦ ½/9 ♦ ½/2 ◊ 0/1 ♦ ½/12 ◊ 0/5 ♦ 0/15 ◊ ½/24 ♦ ½/22 5.5 / 11
19 Cummings,David H   ◊ ½/26 ♦ ½/15 ◊ 1/33 ♦ ½/21 ◊ 0/31 ♦ 1/28 ◊ ½/3 ◊ ½/10 ♦ 0/13 ♦ 0/20 ◊ 1/34 5.5 / 11
20 Farrand,Julian T   ◊ 0/6 ♦ 1/38 ◊ 0/15 ♦ ½/11 ◊ ½/33 ◊ 0/10 ♦ 1/29 ◊ ½/22 ♦ 1/35 ◊ 1/19 ♦ 0/9 5.5 / 11
21 Lambert,Glenn EJ 2420 ♦ ½/39 ◊ 1/29 ♦ ½/13 ◊ ½/19 ♦ 0/12 ◊ 1/26 ♦ 0/5 ◊ ½/24 ♦ 0/10 ◊ 1/25 ♦ ½/23 5.5 / 11
22 Haygarth,Michael J 2365 ◊ 0/31 ♦ ½/7 ◊ 1/40 ♦ ½/6 ◊ 0/17 ♦ ½/27 ◊ ½/16 ♦ ½/20 ◊ ½/30 ♦ 1/37 ◊ ½/18 5.5 / 11
23 Littlewood,John Eric 2350 ◊ 1/40 ♦ 0/31 ◊ 1/17 ♦ 0/4 ◊ 0/32 ♦ 0/16 ◊ ½/33 ♦ 1/34 ◊ 1/28 ♦ ½/27 ◊ ½/21 5.5 / 11
24 Clarke,Peter H 2340 ◊ ½/17 ♦ 0/32 ◊ ½/27 ♦ 0/7 ♦ ½/40 ◊ 1/36 ◊ 1/38 ♦ ½/21 ◊ ½/31 ♦ ½/18 ◊ ½/28 5.5 / 11
25 Chandler,Clifford R   ◊ ½/15 ♦ ½/26 ◊ 1/4 ♦ ½/31 ◊ 0/3 ♦ 0/11 ◊ ½/27 ♦ 1/17 ◊ 0/6 ♦ 0/21 ◊ 1/38 5.0 / 11
26 Shephard,Chris CW   ♦ ½/19 ◊ ½/25 ♦ 1/39 ◊ 0/2 ◊ ½/11 ♦ 0/21 ◊ 1/34 ♦ 1/32 ◊ ½/16 ♦ 0/6 ◊ 0/17 5.0 / 11
27 Neat,Kenneth P 2310 ♦ ½/28 ◊ ½/13 ♦ ½/24 ◊ 0/14 ♦ ½/30 ◊ ½/22 ♦ ½/25 ◊ 1/35 ♦ ½/9 ◊ ½/23 ♦ 0/11 5.0 / 11
28 Short,Nigel David   ◊ ½/27 ♦ 1/37 ◊ 1/11 ♦ 0/1 ♦ 0/14 ◊ 0/19 ♦ 0/30 ◊ 1/38 ♦ 0/23 ◊ 1/32 ♦ ½/24 5.0 / 11
29 Baker,Chris W   ◊ ½/11 ♦ 0/21 ◊ 1/34 ♦ ½/32 ◊ 0/6 ♦ 0/7 ◊ 0/20 ♦ 1/36 ◊ 0/37 ♦ 1/39 ◊ 1/31 5.0 / 11
30 Bennett,Terry B   ◊ 0/3 ♦ ½/40 ◊ 0/16 ♦ 1/38 ◊ ½/27 ♦ ½/34 ◊ 1/28 ◊ 0/13 ♦ ½/22 ♦ 0/17 ◊ 1/37 5.0 / 11
31 Plaskett,James   ♦ 1/22 ◊ 1/23 ♦ 0/18 ◊ ½/25 ♦ 1/19 ◊ 0/2 ◊ ½/6 ♦ 0/7 ♦ ½/24 ◊ 0/9 ♦ 0/29 4.5 / 11
32 Flear,Glenn C   ♦ ½/14 ◊ 1/24 ♦ 0/2 ◊ ½/29 ♦ 1/23 ◊ 0/8 ♦ 0/10 ◊ 0/26 ♦ ½/39 ♦ 0/28 ◊ 1/40 4.5 / 11
33 Morley,Andrew J   ◊ 1/7 ◊ 0/18 ♦ 0/19 ◊ ½/10 ♦ ½/20 ◊ 0/35 ♦ ½/23 ♦ ½/37 ◊ 0/17 ♦ ½/36 ◊ 1/39 4.5 / 11
34 Prizant,Michael   ♦ 0/1 ◊ ½/35 ♦ 0/29 ◊ 1/39 ♦ ½/10 ◊ ½/30 ♦ 0/26 ◊ 0/23 ◊ 1/40 ♦ 1/38 ♦ 0/19 4.5 / 11
35 Benjamin,Nicholas R   ◊ 0/4 ♦ ½/34 ♦ 0/5 ◊ 1/37 ◊ ½/16 ♦ 1/33 ◊ 0/7 ♦ 0/27 ◊ 0/20 ♦ 1/40 ◊ 0/36 4.0 / 11
36 Pickard,Charles W   ♦ 0/12 ◊ ½/5 ♦ 0/14 ◊ ½/40 ♦ ½/37 ♦ 0/24 ◊ ½/39 ◊ 0/29 ♦ ½/38 ◊ ½/33 ♦ 1/35 4.0 / 11
37 Lees,David   ♦ 0/2 ◊ 0/28 ◊ ½/38 ♦ 0/35 ◊ ½/36 ♦ ½/39 ♦ 1/40 ◊ ½/33 ♦ 1/29 ◊ 0/22 ♦ 0/30 4.0 / 11
38 Reid,Alan   ♦ 0/18 ◊ 0/20 ♦ ½/37 ◊ 0/30 ♦ 1/39 ◊ 1/40 ♦ 0/24 ♦ 0/28 ◊ ½/36 ◊ 0/34 ♦ 0/25 3.0 / 11
39 Giulian,Philip M   ◊ ½/21 ♦ 0/17 ◊ 0/26 ♦ 0/34 ◊ 0/38 ◊ ½/37 ♦ ½/36 ♦ ½/40 ◊ ½/32 ◊ 0/29 ♦ 0/33 2.5 / 11
40 Webb,Richard M   ♦ 0/23 ◊ ½/30 ♦ 0/22 ♦ ½/36 ◊ ½/24 ♦ 0/38 ◊ 0/37 ◊ ½/39 ♦ 0/34 ◊ 0/35 ♦ 0/32 2.0 / 11

British Ladies’ Championship (11-rd Swiss) — 1-2 Dr Jana Hartston and Miss Sheila A Jackson 8½/11, 3 Miss Susan L Caldwell 8; 4 Miss Helen Granat 7; 5-8 Miss Jane Garwell, Miss Wanda Pritchard, Miss P Anne Sunnucks and Mrs Dinah M Wright 6½, 9 Mrs Nancy C Elder 5½, 10-13 Mrs Rowena M Bruce, Miss V.Craven, Miss Debbie M Evans and Miss Jane F Seymour 5; 14 Mrs Jean P M Rogers 4½, 15 Miss D.Garland 4; 16 Miss S.J.Wood 3½; 17 Mrs Olive C Chataway 3; 18 Miss C.Nicholson ½.

British U-21 Championship (11-rd Swiss) 1-2 J.M.Hodgson, W.N. Watson 8; 3= S.P.Goodman, A.D. Martin, I.R.Watson 7½; 6= J. Burke, S.J.Popham 7; 8= J.C. Benjamin, P.R. Davies, G. Kenworthy, A.C. Kosten, D.P.Mooney 6½; 13= D.J.Coleman, A.P.Lewis J.N. Mills, L. Smart 6; 17= R.W. Haldane, P.G.Middleton, L.Perry, M.C.Read, A.P.Taglione, I.Wallis, J.Wilman 5½; 24= P.T.R.Gasper, M.Shaw 5; 26= D.P.Hurricks, S. Mulligan, G.Smith 4½; 29= D.G. McFarland, R.C.Noyce, K.P. Warren 4; 32= D.Reilly, P.B.Pinto 3½; 34= A.L.Charity, S.J.Foale 3.

British U-18 Championship (11-rd Swiss) 1-2 S.J.B. Knott, M. Pein 9; 3 A.Kawalec 7½; 4= N.Chan, K.L. Harris 7; 6= J.J.Ady, M.S.Ardin, W.Bennett, J.W.Branford, M.J. Coogan, C.A.Plasa 6½; 12= T.G. Dunmore, G.W.Lawton, M.C. Sandeman, M.I.Shaw, P.G.Smith 6; 17= A.H.Carter, R.Granat, A. Kent, B. Lo, C.J. Odle, R.I.Stuart, J.L.Whiteman, R.J.Woodcraft 5½; 25= C.Fegan, A.Hickling, I.T. Sherman 5; 28= J.P.Munday, O.S. Phillips, A.G.Simpson 4½; 31 = M.A.Adams, D.G.Connolly, S. Fancy, M.A.Kearns, M.A.Lamb, J.D.Pratt 4; 37 M.Baxandall 1½. P.B.Conway defaulted after round 8 with 2½ points.

British U-16 Championship (11-rd Swiss) 1 N.W. Ivell 8½; 2= C.P. Garwood, A.J.King 8; 4= R.F. Holmes, G.Senior 7½; 6= K.C. Arkell, C.Ballad, P.G.Donovan 7; 9= N.Andrews, T. Farrand, R.J. Jacobs, N.M.Jones, R.McMichael 6½; 14= K. Allen, S.D.Brown, C. A.Frostick, H.R.Hughes, A.McGregor, G.A.White 6; 20= M. Jackson, J.Rakshit, P.J.Sullivan 5½; 23= N.D.Arkell, A.Barron, I. G.Cragg, A.J.Griffiths, T.M. Joslin, B.Joyce, D.J.Miller, I.D. Thompson 5; 31= J.C. Barron, T.C.L.Brown, N.W.Cannon, M.J. Church, A. C. Kearns, K.Rakshit 4½; 37= M.R.Donaghay, A.Smith 4; 39 P.D.Noble 3½; 40= A.Bill, G.M.Waller 3; 42 M.Bryant 1.

British U-14 Championship (11-rd Swiss) 1-2 D.J. King, N.D. Walford 9½; 3= C.A. Jones, J.R. Kennedy, A.P.H. Kinsman, L. Pinto 7½; 7= N. Bradbury, J.C. Hawksworth, M.E. Rose, S. Triggs 7; 11= K. Beedle, N.F. Dickenson, J.E. Hockaday, B.A. Jacobs, G.W.Lane, G.Novik 6½; 17= D.J. Edmonds, J.C. Howell, S.C.James, M. Kerridge, J.R. Richardson, D.C. Seawert, D.C.Spurgeon, K.A. Yeomans 6; 25= K.A.Dawson, D.P. Frost, A.C.McGregor, I. Robson 5½; 29= B.L.Baer, J.A. Brown, A.G. Clough, P.S.J.Jones, S.H.Lee, B. Lockwood, P.D. Manning, S.R.Mannion, N.J. Pelling, G.O.Roberts, J.R.Smith, S.Walker 5; 41= M.J.Benjamin, A.G.H. Kluth, A.McLennan, S.C. Pike, M.R. Sames, A.R.Whitehead 4½; 47= R.C.Edmonds, J. Hennessy 4; 49= T.J.Bancroft, J.P. Ivens 3½; 51 T.R.Elliott 3; 52 Miss J.Clough 2½; 53 G.Duggan 2; 54 H.H.McCaughey 1½.

British U-11 Championship (11-rd Swiss) 1-2 J.D.Hockaday, D.L.Lee 8½; 3= N.L.Carr, S.Conquest, S.Lee 7½; 6 N.I. Fox 7; 7= P.M. Spurgeon, M.E.Vernon, G.A. Waddingham 6½; 10 D.A.Knox 6; 11= E.Lee, P.Street 5½; 13= J.T.Hockaday, D.C.Woodthorpe 5; 15 M.I. Watkins 4½; 16= J.E. Duggan, J.M.Emms 4; 18 J.W. Franklin 2½; 19 D.R.Fernandes 2.

British Girls’ U-18 Championship (all-play-all) 1 C.E.Whitehead 6; 2 P.A.Coxon 5½; 3 M.Eagle 4½; 4 A.Eagle 3½; 5 A.Rakshit 3; 6 S.Atkins 2½; 7 S.J.Wilson 2; 8 S.M.Prince 1.

British Girls’ U-14 Championship (all-play-all) 1 C.A.Groves 5½; 2 K. Blake 5; 3 M.Rakshit 4; 4 J.E. Pollington 3½; 5 G.D.James 3; 6= L.A.M. Pereira, H.C.Watkins 2½; 8 S.K.Walker 2.

Major Open (11-rd Swiss) 1 J.J. Carleton 9; 2= P.F. Habershon, A. Haik, N.J. Holloway 8; 5 J.N. Sugden 7½; 6= B.A. Cheal, N.R. Davies, J.C. Henshaw, C.J. McSheehy, F. Parr, B.R. Smith 7; 12= A. Grant, A.D. Gravett, D.J. James, G.H. James, R. James, A.T. Ludgate R.M.R. O’Kelly, D.G. Shallcross, D.M. Wise 6½; 21= R.A. Barton, L.P. Burnett, P.V. Byway, J. Chevallier, C.C. Harding, C.E. Hill, J.G. Nicholson, W. Phillips, J.M. Ripley, P.J. Sowray, J.E. Vickery, R.T.F. Williams 6; 33= G.P. Burton, A. Hall, I. McAllan, P. Morrey, D. Robertson, J. Steedman, J.D. Thornton 5½; 40= B.J. Benjamin, P.R. Bielby, J. Bocker, P. Carey, D.M. Denison, K.L. Escott, D.R.C. Lawson, M. Roberts, P.V. Wade, T. Wernitz, S. Williams 5; 51= D.A. Bennett, T. Bimpson, P.B. Cook, E.G. Lea, P. Wernitz, C.J. Wheatley 4½; 57= D.L. Barasi, F. Corrigan, A.R. Cullinane, R.W. Nicholas 4; 61 = D.M. Andrew, R. Streater, P.W. Walsh 3½; 64= R.C.P. Freeman, R.E. Graf, J.H. Hasselt, A.P. Primett 3. S.L.Green withdrew after 9 rounds with 2 points.

First Class (11-rd Swiss) 1 T.Grzesik 9; 2= P. Hanks, S. LeBlancq 8; 4= A.S.Argile, N.S.Cooper, C.J. Gentille 1½; 7= D.R. Carless, A.N. Chapman 7; 9= C.J. Arthur, M. Bird, A.J. Clark, G.V. Glover, C.J. Green, D.A. Houston, L. Mouillaux, R.W. O’Brien, D.A. Tarbuck, R. Woodcock 6½; 19= G. Brown, T. Carr, W.T. Franklin, K.A. Lucas, N.A.P. McSheehy, V. Rumsey, E.J. West 6; 26= B. Blackburn, D. Blair, R. Cherubim, J.S. Keaveney, G.S. McCormick, D.G. Woodruff, R.J. Woods 5½; 33= M.L. Baumber, F. Cole, H.J. Draisey, P. Griffiths, D.C. Hartley, M.R. Lee 5; 39= D.Booth, A.J. Doherty, W.D. Johnson, P. Neatherway, R.H. Saunders, J.P. Scragg 4½; 45= F.Clough, Sra.J. Escudero, E.D. Hockaday, P.S. Rose 4; 49= J.C. Calvert, D. McGregor, W.B. Saunders 3½; 52 R. Nuttall 3½ 53 D. Macindoe 2; 54 F.R.J. Martin 1½.

Over-60 (11-rd Swiss) 1 C.A.S. Damant 9½; 2 H.I. Woolverton 9; 3 W.H. Pratten 8½; 4= P. Doig, W. Evans 7; 6 M. McCaig 6½; 7= J.R. Cotterell, H.R. Holmes, J. Valler 6; 10= J. Johnson, A. Laxton, A. Milner, W.R. Rayner, L. Wade 5½; 15 H. Standring 5; 16 F. Richardson 4; 17 A.W. Attewell 3½; 18 A. Terrett 2½; 19 F. Bryans 2.

5 Day Morning 1st Week (5-rd Swiss, 18 players) 1 R.Sharples 4½; 2= P.C. Hoad, D. Welch 4; 4= J.S. Hill, A. Woodland 3½ ...

5 Day Afternoon - 1st Week (5-rd Swiss, 23 players) 1= B. Eley, E.J. Simpson 4½; 3 P.Watson 4; 4= P. Barnard, J. Beadle, M.J. O’Hara, M. Redmond 3½ ...

5 Day Morning - 2nd Week (5-rd Swiss, 34 players) 1= S.M. Chivers, R.J. Haddrell 4½; 3= H.T. Jones, J.A. Speigel 4; 5= R. Baker, Miss C. Whitehead 3½ ...

5 Day Afternoon - 2nd Week (5-rd Swiss, 32 players) 1 R.G. Eales 4½; 2= P. Barnard, K.R. Clark, W. Luberti, D. Sherman 4 ...