Southern Suburbs Chess Club

Southern Suburbs Chess Club

Southern Suburbs Chess Club

Southern Suburbs Chess Club

Southern Suburbs Chess Club

Southern Suburbs Chess Club







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2022 SSCC Novelty Tournament

In 2022, the SSCC Novelty Tournament will once again be in the form of a Fischerandom/Chess960 event.

Information posted below may be subject to change. All details will be confirmed in the tournament information sheet, which will be published at least 1 month before the start of the tournament.

Format: 6 Round Swiss (Fischerandom Chess / Chess960).

Time Control: 20 minutes with an increment of 10 seconds per move, starting from move 1.

Schedule:

27th June: Rounds 1-3 4th July: Rounds 4-6

The first round of each scheduled playing date will begin at 7:30pm.

Entry Fee: $10.

Arbiter/Organiser: FA Andrew Hardegen



About Fischerandom Chess

Rules and information pertaining to Fischerandom Chess (also called Chess960) are provided below:



Fischerandom Chess is said to favour creative players who do not rely so much on opening theory, and who also have the ability to calculate and navigate non-standard positions accurately. It is an instructive experience, for chess players of all levels.



Results - 2021 Southern Suburbs Novelty Tournament