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Player info - James Adair
School:not known
Age:over 17
Grade(s):1914 (Berkshire Junior grade)   (see more about grading)
Summary:
2010-11: 6 tournaments, 1 county team match
Berks grade: start: 1807, end: 1914, max: 1914
Ranking(s): Under 18: 2
2009-10: 8 tournaments, 2 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1728, end: 1807, max: 1807
Ranking(s): Under 18: 3
2008-09: 10 tournaments, 2 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1590, end: 1728, max: 1728
Ranking(s): Under 18: 3
2007-08: 11 tournaments
Berks grade: start: 1490, end: 1580, max: 1580
Ranking(s): Under 18: 4
2006-07: 14 tournaments, 3 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1365, end: 1490, max: 1501
Ranking(s): Under 18: 2
2005-06: 13 tournaments, 1 school team match, 5 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1245, end: 1365, max: 1365
Ranking(s): Under 18: 5, Improvers: +120
2004-05: 3 tournaments
Berks grade: start: 1245, end: 1245, max: 1245


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All results
Date Event
    2010-11 season ... Position Board Score Grade
24-Jul-11 British Chess Championships 2011
 (Rapidplay Week 1)
2nd=5/ 6
24-Jul-11 British Chess Championships 2011 (Championship)17=/ 11
24-Jul-11 British Chess Championships 2011
 (Rapidplay Week 2)
1st/ 6
09-Jul-11 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 18s)
1st/ 525/ 6 Ultimo
02-May-11 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 16-18 Boys and Girl)
1st/ 126/ 61914(+49)Under 18 Supremo
05-Mar-11 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at Sonning Common 1st/ 2021/ 211865(+48)Qualified for MegaFinal
25-Sep-10 NYCA Under 181/ 4 1817(+10)


    2009-10 season ... Position Board Score Grade
28-Aug-10 46th Berks and Bucks Chess Congress
 (Championship)
2nd=/ 104/ 6
21-Aug-10 UK Chess Challenge Terafinal (TeraFinal)1st=15/ 18
25-Jul-10 British Chess Championships 2010 (Championship)36=/ 19/ 11
03-Jul-10 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 17s)
1st5/ 6 Ultimo
27-Jun-10 ECF U18 Championships1/ 2 1807(+10)
13-Mar-10 World Youth Chess Championships Trial
 (Under 18 Boys)
3rd/ 10/ 5
06-Mar-10 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at Sonning Common 1st/ 1821/ 211797(+64)Qualified for MegaFinal
11-Nov-09 World Youth Chess Championships (Under 18)43=/ 11
26-Sep-09 NYCA Under 181/ 4 1733(+5)
13-Sep-09 85th Richmond Rapidplay (Open)7=/ 64/ 6


    2008-09 season ... Position Board Score Grade
29-Aug-09 45th Berks and Bucks Chess Congress
 (Championship)
2nd=/ 64/ 6
26-Jul-09 British Chess Championships 2009 (Championship)63=/ 184/ 11
19-Jul-09 84th Richmond Rapidplay (Open)4=/ 94/ 6
04-Jul-09 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 16s)
1st=5/ 6 Qualified for TeraFinal Challengers
23-May-09 Lightning Tournament 1st7/ 7
04-May-09 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 14-18 Boys and Girls)
1st/ 316/ 61728(+99)Under 16 Supremo
09-Apr-09 Surrey Easter Congress 2009 (Open)1st/ 46/ 7
04-Apr-09 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at Sonning Common 1st/ 2419/ 211629(+19)Qualified for MegaFinal
07-Mar-09 World Youth Chess Championships Trial
 (Under 18 Boys)
1st/ 64/ 5
01-Nov-08 NYCA Under 1614/ 4 1610(+10)
04-Oct-08 NYCA Under 181/ 4 1600(+10)
07-Sep-08 79th Richmond Rapidplay (Open)9=/ 8/ 6


    2007-08 season ... Position Board Score Grade
23-Aug-08 44th Berks and Bucks Chess Congress
 (Championship)
7=/ 103/ 6
27-Jul-08 British Chess Championships (Under 16)3rd/ 175/ 7
16-Jul-08 National Chess Junior Squad Young Masters
 (FIDE rated Masters Tournament)
3rd=/ 37/ 10
12-Jul-08 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 15 Boys/Girls)
/ 6 Qualified
24-May-08 Lightning Tournament 1st/ 14/ 6
05-May-08 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire Megafinal
 (Under 13-18 Boys/Girls)
1st/ 275/ 61580(+34)U15 Supremo
05-Apr-08 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at Sonning Common 1st=/ 2020/ 211546(+56)Qualified
02-Feb-08 South of England Chess Championships
 (Under 16 Closed)
1st/ 14/ 5
17-Nov-07 British Rapidplay Championships (Open Section)5/ 11
03-Nov-07 English Junior Rapidplay1st=/ 2/ 6
30-Sep-07 Wellington College Rapidplay (Under grade 165)1st=/ 54/ 6


    2006-07 season ... Position Board Score Grade
18-Aug-07 UK Chess Challenge Terafinal (TeraFinal)5=/ 913/ 18
29-Jul-07 British Chess Championships (Under 14)2nd=/ 75/ 7
07-Jul-07 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 14 Boys)
1st/ 505/ 6 Ultimo - qualifies for TeraFinal
19-May-07 Lightning Tournament 1st/ 116/ 6
07-May-07 UK Chess Challenge Berks Megafinal
 (Under 14-18 Boys and Girls)
1st=/ 195/ 61490(-11)U14 Supremo
13-Apr-07 NCJS Championships (Under 16)1st=/ 105/ 6
02-Apr-07 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 18/13) 1st/ 22/ 61501(+10)
04-Mar-07 Under 14 event: Berks, Bucks, Hants & Surrey11/ 2
24-Feb-07 Wiltshire and West of England Junior Congress
 (Open Major)
/ 5
03-Feb-07 South of England Chess Championships
 (Under 14 Closed)
2nd=/ 174/ 5
13-Jan-07 SAE - Mary Hare School 1st/ 8/ 41491(+34)Won armaggedon playoff
09-Dec-06 London Junior Championships (Under 10,14)
 (Under 14 Major)
2nd/ 65/ 6
26-Nov-06 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 14/18) 3rd=/ 15/ 51457(+39)Berkshire Under 14 trophy winner
19-Nov-06 NYCA Under 1412/ 4
18-Nov-06 Claires Court and Ridgeway Society Sixth Annual Chess Festival
 (Under 18/15/13)
1st/ 8/ 71418(+13)Under 15 trophy winner
11-Nov-06 SAE - Upton House (Closed Section) 3rd/ 83/ 41405(+40)
24-Sep-06 NYCA Under 161/ 4


    2005-06 season ... Position Board Score Grade
26-Aug-06 42nd Berks and Bucks Chess Congress (Reserves A)1st/ 85/ 6
26-Aug-06 42nd Berks and Bucks Chess Congress (Lightning)12=/ 82/ 6
19-Aug-06 UK Chess Challenge TeraFinal (Challengers B)7=/ 612/ 18
15-Jul-06 UK Chess Challenge Southern GigaFinal
 (Under 13 Boys)
1st=/ 53/ 6 Lost playoff for "Ultimo" title;
Terafinal Challengers qualifier
17-Jun-06 Basingstoke Junior Chess Congress (Under 13)1st/ 76/ 6
30-Apr-06 UK Chess Challenge Berks Megafinal
 (Under 13 Boys)
1/ 136/ 61365(+24)Under 13 Supremo
10-Apr-06 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 13) 1/ 177/ 71341(+69)
12-Mar-06 Under 14 Team Event v. Hants, Bucks, and Surrey31/ 2
26-Jan-06 Little Heath v. Mary Hare School 11272(0)
10-Dec-05 London Junior Championships (Under 10,14)
 (Under 14 Minor)
1st/ 65/ 6
27-Nov-05 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 14) 2=/ 14/ 51272(0)
20-Nov-05 NYCA Under 1553/ 4
19-Nov-05 Claires Court Schools Tournament (Under 15/13) 3=/ 155/ 71272(-5)
06-Nov-05 Under 15 event: Surrey, Berks, Bucks and Sussex52/ 2
05-Nov-05 SAE - Caversham Primary (Open Section) 1st=/ 165/ 61277(+3)
22-Oct-05 SAE - Reading School 2=/ 365/ 61274(+21)
16-Oct-05 Under 15 event: Berkshire, Barnet, Sussex and Wiltshire42/ 2
01-Oct-05 SAE - Maiden Erlegh 2=/ 365/ 61253(+8)
25-Sep-05 NYCA Under 1332/ 4


    2004-05 season ... Position Board Score Grade
09-Jul-05 UK Chess Challenge Southern GigaFinal
 (Under 12 Boys)
/ 6
01-May-05 UK Chess Challenge MegaFinal (Under 12) 1/ 146/ 61245(new)Under 12 Supremo
04-Apr-05 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 13) 8=/ 17/ 7