Chess Association of Western Australia


2014 WA Grand Prix

Report by David Ellis:

The Perth Open, the Gufeld Cup, the South West Open, the Willetton Open and the Christmas Open comprised the five WA Grand Prix Tournaments for this year. The Kingsley and Foundation Day Open were not played this year. Points are determined by final standings after each event. Winner scores 12pts, 2nd 10pts, 3rd 8pts, 4th 7 pts, 5th 6 pts, 6th 5pts, 7th 4pts, 8th 3pts, with other contestants allocated 2 pts for participation. Ratings are taken from December 2013. While a player may win more than one title, he/she may only win one monetary prize.

PRIZES


	OPEN				MAJOR 		     	 	MINOR & JUNIOR

	1.  Ihsan Ferozkohi		1.  Ned Tomic	     	 	1.   Ignatius Yap
	2.  Tristan Boyd		2.  Patrick Gong	      	2.   Paddy Koh
	3.  Marc Vliestra		3.  Gary Donaldson      	3.   Sri Krishna Dharmapuri




2014 WA Grand Prix - Point Scorers


	OPEN							MAJOR (Under 1850)
	
	1.    Ihsan Ferozkohi	 	 32.33 pts		1.  Ned Tomic			32pts
	2.    Tristan Boyd	 	 23			2.  Ignatius Yap		25
	3.    Mark Vliestra	 	 22			3.  Patrick Gong		24	
	4.    David Ellis	 	 15.5			4.  Gary Donaldson		22.83
	5.    Gordon Dunlop	 	 14.25			5.  Kathryn Hardegen		15
	6.    Yita Choong     	 	 14			6.  Adam Kelly			14.5
	=7    Gavin Adam	 	 13.5			7.  Sri Krishnan Dharmapuri	13.75  
	=7    George Carolin-Unkovich    13.5 			8.  Aileen Fisher		11
	9.    Ignatius Yap		 10.5		-		


	MINOR (Under 1550)					JUNIOR	

	1.    Ignatius Yap 	 	31.75pts     		1.  Ignatius Yap  		35pts   	
	2.    Paddy Koh	 		25.25			2.  Paddy Koh			26.5	
	3.    Sri Krishna Dharmapuri    23			3.  Sri Krishna Dharmapuri	26
	4.    Alan White 		15.53			4.  George Carolin-Unkovich	22
								5.  Adam Kelly			19
								6.  Jayden Williams 		16.5
								7.  Sean Xiong			12.5