The January 2015 ECF Grading List has been published. The standard play grades for active Colchester players are:
There are also a number of other Colchester players - like Javier Ruano Marco, Svein Kjenner and Matt Stemp - who have played some standard play graded games in the last half-season (but not enough to have a grade yet).
Several players appear on the list for the first time: Aleksandr Orava, Mohammud Jaufarally, Nadia Jaufarally, Shazia Jaufarally and Zahra Jaufarally.
A few players have increased their grades - with Peter Harris (+7) and Nathan Barnes (+6) having the most significant increases.
The top 3 "biggest scalps" achieved by current Colchester Club players in standard play games in the January 2015 grading period:
- Graham Moore (197) v Ian Gooding (185)
- Nathan Barnes (146) v Jonathan Burrows (164)
- Nathan Barnes (146) v Ed Kirkham (155)
The top 3 "biggest grading upsets" achieved by current Colchester Club players (players with estimated grades not included, wins only) in standard play games in the January 2015 grading period:
- Martin Harris (120) v Mark Johnson (69) - grading difference of 51
- Simon Denney (115) v Paul Seymour (134) - grading difference of 19
- Nathan Barnes (146) v Jonathan Burrows (164) - grading difference of 18
The rapidplay grades for active Colchester players are:
There are also a number of other Colchester players - like Phil Daley, Clive Bellinger, Svein Kjenner, John Duff-Cole and Ed Goodman - who have played some rapidplay graded games in the last half-season (but not enough to have a grade yet).
Several players appear on the list for the first time: Eldar Lachinov, Nathan Barnes, Mark Johnson, Mohammud Jaufarally and Luke Tatchell.
A few players have increased their grades - with two juniors, Zahra Jaufarally (+44) and Nadia Jaufarally (+20), having the most significant increases.