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Player info - Ben Ward
School:not known
Age:over 17
Grade(s):1231 (Berkshire Junior grade)   (see more about grading)
Summary:
2009-10: 9 tournaments, 4 school team matches, 3 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1066, end: 1231, max: 1265
Ranking(s): Under 11: 4, Under 18: 24
2008-09: 12 tournaments, 4 school team matches, 3 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 951, end: 1066, max: 1074
Ranking(s): Under 11: 11
2007-08: 14 tournaments, 4 school team matches, 8 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 654, end: 941, max: 951
Ranking(s): Under 9: 3, Under 11: 12, Improvers: +287
2006-07: 20 tournaments, 4 school team matches, 5 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 439, end: 654, max: 661
Ranking(s): Under 9: 8, Improvers: +215
2005-06: 2 tournaments
Berks grade: start: 479, end: 439, max: 479


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Tournament results
Date Event Position Score Grade
    2009-10 season ...
12-Jul-10 Ridgeway School Tournament 3rd/ 71231
03-Jul-10 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 11 Boys B)
3rd=/ 40/ 6 Qualified for TeraFinal Challengers
03-May-10 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 11 Boys)
2/ 215/ 61255 U11 Supremo (after playoff)
22-Mar-10 Ridgeway School Tournament 1st7/ 71241
20-Feb-10 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event at Ridgeway 1215/ 211178 Qualified for Megafinal
14-Dec-09 Ridgeway School Tournament 3rd5/ 61137
12-Dec-09 SAE - Aldryngton 2nd=/ 61140
05-Dec-09 SAE - St. Mary's, Ascot 1st6/ 61158
21-Nov-09 9th Claires Court Chess Festival (Under 12) 15=/ 202/ 61106


    2008-09 season ...
06-Jul-09 Ridgeway School Tournament 16/ 71066
04-Jul-09 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 10 Boys C)
7=/ 504/ 6  
04-May-09 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 10 Boys)
2nd=/ 214/ 61039
06-Apr-09 Ridgeway School UKCC Tournament 2nd=/ 2417/ 211050
23-Mar-09 Ridgeway School Tournament 2nd=/ 455/ 61064
14-Feb-09 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at Ridgeway 11=15/ 211024
24-Jan-09 SAE - St. Nicholas, Hurst 1st/ 246/ 61032
13-Dec-08 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 3rd/ 53/ 5982
09-Dec-08 Ridgeway School Tournament 4=/ 345/ 71012
16-Nov-08 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 10) 2nd=/ 15/ 61039 Berks U10 trophy
18-Oct-08 SAE - Caversham Primary 2nd/ 295/ 6972
20-Sep-08 SAE - Polehampton 6=/ 264/ 6927


    2007-08 season ...
19-Jul-08 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 3rd=/ 73/ 5941
12-Jul-08 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 9 Boys B)
3/ 6
07-Jul-08 Ridgeway School Tournament 2nd=5/ 6950
24-May-08 Lightning Tournament 11=/ 142/ 6
05-May-08 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire Megafinal (Under 9 Boys) 3rd=/ 224/ 6924
05-Apr-08 SAE - Sonning Common 4/ 11/ 6951
17-Mar-08 Ridgeway School Tournament 2/ 426/ 7933
10-Dec-07 Ridgeway School Tournament 3rd=/ 34/ 9821
25-Nov-07 7th Claires Court Chess Festival (Under 9) 2nd/ 156/ 7833
03-Nov-07 SAE - Reading School 5=/ 274/ 6785
30-Sep-07 Under 9 Trial 8=/ 24/ 6721
29-Sep-07 SAE - Maiden Erlegh 7=/ 163/ 6688
22-Sep-07 SAE - Polehampton 3rd=/ 224/ 6700
15-Sep-07 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 3rd/ 63/ 5654


    2006-07 season ...
14-Jul-07 Maidenhead Junior Club Chess Variant Tournament 6=/ 7/ 7
09-Jul-07 Ridgeway School Tournament 4=/ 415/ 7654
07-Jul-07 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 8 Boys A)
7=4/ 6
30-Jun-07 Basingstoke Junior Chess Congress (Under 8) 4/ 6
23-Jun-07 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 2=/ 93/ 4661
16-Jun-07 Maidenhead Junior Club Lightning Tournament 5=/ 82/ 5
07-May-07 UK Chess Challenge Berks Megafinal (Under 7-8 Boys) 4=/ 244/ 6618
05-May-07 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 5=/ 82/ 6609
19-Mar-07 Ridgeway School Tournament 2nd=/ 436/ 7640
03-Mar-07 SAE - Compton Primary 5=/ 334/ 6585
24-Feb-07 SAE - St. Michael’s 4=/ 244/ 6586
10-Feb-07 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event at Ridgeway School 12/ 2414/ 21539 Qualified for MegaFinal
03-Feb-07 SAE - Streatley Primary 27=2/ 6465
11-Dec-06 Ridgeway School Tournament 7th=/ 415/ 8503
09-Dec-06 SAE - Whiteknights (Under 9 Section) 3rd=/ 154/ 6448
02-Dec-06 SAE - Dolphin School 18=/ 262/ 6425
18-Nov-06 Claires Court and Ridgeway Society Sixth Annual Chess Festival
 (Under 8)
1st=/ 106/ 7453
11-Nov-06 SAE - Upton House (Open Section B) 8/ 13/ 5438
28-Oct-06 SAE - Caversham Primary (Challengers Section) 2nd=/ 164/ 6425
01-Oct-06 Under 9 Trial 12=/ 273/ 6429


    2005-06 season ...
10-Jul-06 Ridgeway School Tournament 31=/ 42/ 7439
20-May-06 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 5/ 72/ 5479


School team results
Date Event Board Result Team
Result
Grade
    2009-10 season ...
27-May-10 St. Finian's v. Ridgeway A 1 0 / 13 - 2 1255
24-Mar-10 Ridgeway v. Earley St. Peter's 1 1 / 15 - 0 1246
18-Mar-10 Dolphin A v. Ridgeway A 1 1 / 1 - 1½ 1200
04-Feb-10 Polehampton v. Ridgeway 1 1 / 15 - 0 1145


    2008-09 season ...
30-Apr-09 Ridgeway A v. Polehampton 2 1 / 14 - 1 1058
26-Mar-09 Dolphin A v. Ridgeway A 2 1 / 13 - 2 1074
30-Jan-09 Ridgeway A v. Caversham A 2 0 / 1 - 2½ 1021
09-Oct-08 Primary Schools Jamboree (Ridgeway A) 2 4/ 4 16/ 16 954


    2007-08 season ...
24-Apr-08 Ridgeway U9 v. Dolphin U9 1 0 / 12 - 2 940
07-Mar-08 Eagle House U9 v. Ridgeway U9 1 1 / 14 - 0 885
26-Feb-08 Caversham U9 v. Ridgeway U9 1 1 / 13 - 1 873
12-Nov-07 Polehampton U9 v. Ridgeway U9 1 1 / 14 - 0 790


    2006-07 season ...
02-Jul-07 Oldfield v. Ridgeway B 2 0 / 1 - 1½ 632
07-Jun-07 All Saints v. Ridgeway B 1 1 / 13 - 2
07-Mar-07 Earley St. Peter's A v. Ridgeway B 4 0 / 11 - 4 573
12-Oct-06 Primary Schools Jamboree (Ridgeway B) 4 0/ 2 8/ 16 428


County team results
Date  Event  Board  Score  Team
Result
    2009-10 season ...
08-May-10 Under 11 EPSCA Final 3 / 3 31/ 60
21-Feb-10 Under 11 Team event: Berks, Oxford, Sussex 3 1/ 3 19½/ 60
07-Nov-09 NYCA Under 12 8 1/ 4 23½/ 48


    2008-09 season ...
09-May-09 Under 11 EPSCA Final 9 1/ 3 14½/ 60
21-Mar-09 Under 11 EPSCA Zone 9 2/ 3 19/ 60
15-Feb-09 Under 11 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Oxford, Sussex 9 2/ 3 37/ 60


    2007-08 season ...
10-May-08 Under 11 EPSCA Final 6 0/ 30½/ 60
26-Apr-08 Under 9 EPSCA Final 2 2/ 3 17½/ 36
15-Mar-08 Under 11 EPSCA Zone 14 3/ 3 16½/ 60
08-Mar-08 Under 9 EPSCA Zone 2 2/ 3 16/ 36
10-Feb-08 Under 11 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Sussex, Surrey 7 2/ 3 29½/ 60
09-Feb-08 Under 9 Team event: Berks, Oxon, Bucks, Barnet 2 1/ 3 17½/ 36
20-Jan-08 Under 11 Team match v. Wiltshire 8 / 3 39½- 11½
06-Jan-08 Under 9 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Hants, Sussex 2 1/ 3 17½/ 36


    2006-07 season ...
28-Apr-07 Under 9 EPSCA Final 13 / 3 21½/ 36
10-Mar-07 Under 9 EPSCA Zone 13 / 3 29/ 36
21-Jan-07 Under 9 team match v. Wiltshire 15 3/ 3 43- 5
07-Jan-07 Under 9 event: Berks, Bucks, Hants and Sussex 12 1/ 3 22/ 36
19-Nov-06 Under 9 team match v. Barnet 15 3/ 3 25½- 10½