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Hi Chess Lovers
we are 28strong on CFL Tournament just now.
i am opening for new registration till 28 of Feb, it will be open few days
before, at the end of every month!!
to register, please write to me privately or to our group.
my mail ID is
read info about this Tournament below
Chess Friend Ladder Tournament.
in schort (CFL Tournament),
simple rules, guidelines and who can join info.
1, who can join?
anyone can join this tournament.
importent, it is English speaking tournament.
if you speak some other language, you can only join, if you can have
translator at the time of your game.
TD can regect or remove any person, if you dont fulfill this criteria.
2, when can one join?
any new player can apply during the month,
however they will be added at first of the next month.
3, how can you clime the ladder?
all new players will start at the botum of the ladder.
you can chalange one of the three playres above you.
your request will be valid, if that player is not active.
4, who is active player?
the player is considered active, if she or he is already chalange by one of
the player, till game is
played and result is published, that active player can not be chalanged.
please all schedule games, also on Free chess or Lichess, should be sent to
the group, this way everyone come to know, who is active player.
5, what will be the time control for this tournament?
the time control can be discussed and agreed by the players.
minimum 30 minutes, meximum 90 minutes each.
6, how ladder will work?
if chalanging player wins, or results in draw,
you take the position of the player chalanged.
for example, you are at number 15 on the ladder, and you chalange player,
who is at number 12,
and if you win or game result in draw, you take number 12.
the losing or drawn player, from 12 will clime one position down, so number
13 on the ladder,.
7, where can one play?
ideally on skype, however if both players are comfortable to play, one can
play on freechess or lichess.
8, how much time you have for each game?
since nature of this tournament is such, that you need to reply soon. once
you receive request from someone, you must reply in 72 hours, and game
should be played in two weeks from receiving the request.
not replying in 72 hours, is as good as declining the chalanged , wiche will
result you going down on the ladder.
9, with wiche color to play?
the chalanging playerr always play white.
10, can one earn bonus points?
if you keep time for any game, you get 1 bonus point for each game,
with each earnd points, you can aproach any player on the ladder, even
your bonus points are valid for one calendar year.
11, can one go down the ladder? or go in vacation?
you can request to go at the botum of the ladder, further if you are going
on vacation for few days upto one month, is valid.
12, please avoid group for challange, get in touch with player directly, on
there mail ID given.
further only send mail to me , if you haven't heard from the playerr after
this will help me with less trafic.
few rules as far as possible.
,1 enjoy the CFL Tournament, very importent.
2, time control you can workout amongst you, , minimum 30 minutes, maximum
90 minutes each.
3, since format is such, you need to reply to the challange in 72 hours, and
play your game in two weeks time from date of the challange.
remember, you can challange three playres above you,
at the moment ladder is, as i got the entry in that order, since we started
few games are already played.
4,always copy the move of your oponent, once it copyed, it can not be
5,moves of your own bbraine, no help from computer or any programme.
6, decition of TD is final, TK is ATD.
please use mail ID of the playres, provided in extra mail, to schedule your
so to avoid trafic on the list. this will be updated, as an when new playres
join the ladder.
once scheduled, request for TK to our group.
of course, ifyou like, you can play on Free Chess or Lichess.
please write name of the tournament in the game report, special request to