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Player info - Duncan Palka
School:not known
Age:over 17
Grade(s):959 (Berkshire Junior grade)   (see more about grading)
Summary:
2009-10: 3 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 954, end: 959, max: 959
2008-09: 4 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 924, end: 954, max: 954
2007-08: 2 tournaments, 4 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 876, end: 914, max: 927
2006-07: 6 tournaments
Berks grade: start: 953, end: 876, max: 924
2005-06: 8 tournaments, 1 county team match
Berks grade: start: 1035, end: 953, max: 1009
2004-05: 13 tournaments, 4 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 968, end: 1035, max: 1053
2003-04: 20 tournaments, 3 county team matches
2002-03: 15 tournaments, 6 county team matches


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All results
Date Event
    2002-03 season ... Position Board Score Grade
12-Oct-02 SAE - Downs School, Compton 7th=/ 263/ 5
19-Oct-02 SAE - Reading School17th=/ 292/ 5
20-Oct-02 Under 9 Trial 4th=/ 244/ 6
09-Nov-02 SAE - Caversham Primary17th=/ 33/ 5
17-Nov-02 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 10 section)35=/ 55/ 6
23-Nov-02 Under 14 v. Bucks12/ 2
23-Nov-02 Under 9 Friendly v. Oxon5/ 3
30-Nov-02 Claires Court Tournament (Under 9 section) 2nd/ 86/ 7
07-Dec-02 Under 9 Friendly v. Wilts63/ 3
14-Dec-02 SAE - Gorse Ride 9th=/ 16/ 7
21-Dec-02 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 4th=/ 113/ 5
04-Jan-03 SAE - Dolphin School6th/ 163/ 6
12-Jan-03 Under 9 Team Event51/ 3
08-Feb-03 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament8th=/ 1614/ 21
15-Feb-03 SAE - Nine Mile Ride School4th=/ 354/ 6
08-Mar-03 EPSCA Under 9 SW Zone Qualifier5/ 3
05-Apr-03 EPSCA Under 9 National Finals14/ 3
14-Apr-03 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 9 section)13=/ 28/ 11
03-May-03 UKCC Berkshire MegaFinal (Under 9 section)3rd=/ 294/ 6
22-Jun-03 Michele Alfred Memorial Tournament
 (Under 10 section)
26=/ 34/ 9
12-Jul-03 UKCC GigaFinal (Under 9)4/ 6


    2003-04 season ... Position Board Score Grade
04-Oct-03 SAE - Maiden Erlegh15=/ 433/ 6
05-Oct-03 Under 11 Trial 21=/ 343/ 7
11-Oct-03 SAE - Downs School, Compton 5th/ 25/ 5
18-Oct-03 SAE - Reading School 6=/ 314/ 6
08-Nov-03 SAE - Upton House (Open Section)8th=/ 303/ 5
15-Nov-03 SAE - St Mary's, Mortimer 18=/ 423/ 6
22-Nov-03 SAE - Caversham Primary 9=/ 363/ 5
29-Nov-03 Claires Court Tournament (Under 11/Under 10) 3rd=/ 15/ 7
30-Nov-03 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 10) 12=/ 303/ 6
06-Dec-03 SAE - Dolphin School, Hurst5th=/ 244/ 6
17-Jan-04 SAE - Nine Mile Ride, Finchampstead
 (Open Section)
4=/ 21/ 5
24-Jan-04 SAE - St Nicholas, Hurst (Open Section) 2=/ 364/ 5
31-Jan-04 SAE - Mary Hare School, Newbury 7=/ 15/ 7
01-Feb-04 Under 11 Team Event v. Hants, Sussex & Coulsdon233/ 3
07-Feb-04 SAE - Streatley 4=/ 304/ 6
28-Feb-04 SAE - St Michael's, Sandhurst (Open Section) 6=/ 324/ 6
06-Mar-04 SAE - Gorse Ride, Finchampstead (Open Section) 13=/ 313/ 6
20-Mar-04 EPSCA Under 11 Zone Qualifier221/ 3
05-Apr-04 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 11)14=/ 234/ 9
01-May-04 UK Chess Challenge - Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 10)
5th=/ 45/ 6
08-May-04 EPSCA Under 11 National Finals191/ 3
15-May-04 Lightning Tournament24th=/ 342/ 6
10-Jul-04 UK Chess Challenge GigaFinal (Under 10)/ 6


    2004-05 season ... Position Board Score Grade
03-Oct-04 Under 11 Trial 10=/ 203/ 6952(-16)
09-Oct-04 SAE - Downs School 3/ 15/ 6997(+45)
16-Oct-04 SAE - Reading School 7=/ 253/ 5994(-3)
21-Nov-04 Under 14,11 and 9 Practice Match (Berks Knights v. Dragons)61/ 3 995(+1)
28-Nov-04 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 12) 20=/ 483/ 6996(+1)
08-Jan-05 SAE - Aldryngton 11=/ 36/ 61004(+8)
15-Jan-05 SAE - Mary Hare School 5th=/ 103/ 6949(-55)
29-Jan-05 SAE - Dolphin School (Open Section) 5=/ 294/ 6970(+21)
30-Jan-05 Under 11 event v. Bucks, Hants and Sussex141/ 3
05-Feb-05 SAE - Streatley 5=/ 244/ 6972(+2)
12-Feb-05 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event 3rd=/ 2116/ 211023(+51)Qualified
05-Mar-05 SAE - Gorse Ride (Open Section) 3=/ 325/ 61053(+30)
19-Mar-05 Under 11 EPSCA Zone172/ 3
01-May-05 UK Chess Challenge MegaFinal (Under 11 Boys) 4=/ 274/ 61035(-18)
07-May-05 Lightning Tournament 5=/ 234/ 7
14-May-05 Under 11 EPSCA Final152/ 3
09-Jul-05 UK Chess Challenge Southern GigaFinal
 (Under 11 Boys)
4/ 6


    2005-06 season ... Position Board Score Grade
25-Sep-05 NYCA Under 1311/ 4
22-Oct-05 SAE - Reading School 7=/ 364/ 61009(-26)
26-Nov-05 SAE - Mortimer St. Mary’s 4=/ 14/ 6962(-47)
27-Nov-05 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 12) 17=/ 353/ 6938(-24)
11-Feb-06 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event 13=/ 2313/ 21924(-14)
08-Apr-06 SAE - Sonning Common (UKCC Qualifier) 2nd=/ 1617/ 21918(-6)Qualified
10-Apr-06 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 13) 5=/ 174/ 7948(+30)
30-Apr-06 UK Chess Challenge Berks Megafinal
 (Under 12 Boys)
6=/ 173/ 6953(+5)
06-May-06 Lightning Tournament 16=/ 212/ 6


    2006-07 season ... Position Board Score Grade
14-Oct-06 SAE - Downs School 9=/ 203/ 6924(-29)
21-Oct-06 SAE - Reading School 11=/ 263/ 6898(-26)
26-Nov-06 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 14/18) 14=/ 151/ 5894(-4)
10-Feb-07 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event at Ridgeway School 13=/ 2413/ 21851(-43)
31-Mar-07 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event at Nine Mile Ride7=/ 1815/ 21Qualified for MegaFinal
07-May-07 UK Chess Challenge Berks Megafinal
 (Under 13 Boys)
10=/ 16/ 6876(+25)


    2007-08 season ... Position Board Score Grade
22-Sep-07 Event for Players at Secondary School 3rd/ 14/ 5917(+41)
07-Oct-07 NYCA Under 14 B 21/ 4 927(+10)
18-Nov-07 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 14) 10/ 10/ 5884(-38)
02-Dec-07 Under 14 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Surrey, Sussex122/ 2 894(+10)
20-Jan-08 Under 14 Team match v. Wiltshire91/ 2 904(+10)
26-Jan-08 Wales and West of England U14 team championship92/ 3 914(+10)


    2008-09 season ... Position Board Score Grade
01-Nov-08 NYCA Under 16B5/ 4 934(+10)
29-Nov-08 Northants Quadrangular - Under 18 team event52/ 3 944(+10)
07-Dec-08 Under 16 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Surrey, Sussex9/ 2 954(+10)
01-Mar-09 U100 Chiltern League: Buckinghamshire v. Berkshire4½/ 1


    2009-10 season ... Position Board Score Grade
12-Sep-09 Under 18 Team event: Berks, Surrey, Sussex10/ 2 959(+5)
07-Feb-10 Chiltern League U125 Match11/ 1
06-Mar-10 Chiltern League U125 Match5½