Masters KO heats up in Jamaica!


The FIDE KO World Championships seem to have started a trend. The Jamaican Master KO is taking on the same character and is also bringing about some greatly anticipated showdowns.  So far there have been no surprises at this point… all of the higher seeds have advanced to the quarterfinals. The quarterfinal pairings are as follows:

MARCH 28-29

NM Shane Matthews 2380 vs. Mark Smith 2022
NM Robert Wheeler 2242 vs. NM Russel Porter 2257
FM Warren Elliott 2333 vs. FM Grantel Gibbs 2190
NM Mark Holness 2073  vs. NM Jomo Pitterson 2352

Jamaican Chess Ambassdors Academy (Latest in Jamaican Chess News)

Posted by The Chess Drum: 26 March 2002