The draw for round two has been made (first named player has white):
|Nathan Barnes (1)||v||Dave Chatfield (1)|
|Svein Kjenner||v||Clive Bellinger (1)|
|Pete Smith (0)||v||Martin Harris|
|John Duff-Cole (0)||v||Phil Daley (0)|
|Mohammud Jaufarally (1)||v||Ed Goodman (1)|
|Zahra Jaufarally||v||Mark Johnson|
|Nadia Jaufarally||v||John King|
|Shazia Jaufarally||v||Alex Welge|
|Luke Tatchell (0) - Bye (or plays against 1st extra player added to draw)|
Where first round games have not been played both players have been given half a point for the purpose of making the 2nd round draw - when the game has been played both player's scores will be updated. These half-points are not shown in player scores above.
The following first round games still need to be played:
|Martin Harris||v||Svein Kjenner|
|Mark Johnson||v||Shazia Jaufarally|
|Alex Welge||v||Nadia Jaufarally|
|John King||v||Zahra Jaufarally|
So far the first round has seen wins for Nathan, Clive, Dave and Mo.
Rules: 30 minutes on the clock for each player. These games should be played during October - no set date has been specified due to the number of NECL games due to be played this month - players should fit in games when they can. The draw for the 3rd round will be published on the 1st November.