Third Kingston Invitational (2024)

The third edition of the Kingston Invitational is now taking shape. It will be a Swiss for around 50 players played at Tiffin Boys School in central Kingston from Monday 12 to Friday 16 August. Nine rounds, Fide-rated, 90min+30sec time control, with Fide arbiter Jake Hung acting as tournament controller. There will be a prize fund of at least £750. The rating floor for participation is around 2000 ECF, though some exceptions may be made. Entry is free and by invitation only, though the organisers are happy to consider applications from players who would like to take part (email us).

These are the players who have so far accepted invitations to play, though some of these acceptances are provisional:

FIDE
1IMGraemeBuckley2332
2IMPeterLarge2313
3FMKobyKalavannan2295
4CMDavidMaycock2266
5JamesHolland2252
6IMSusanLalić2237
7StevenJones2233
8CMThomasVilliers2225
9CMStanleyBadacsonyi2197
10CMPeterLalić2159
11FMRobertEames2154
12CMMarkJosse2153
13WFMMei-En EmmanuelleHng2144
14CMKennethHobson2140
15MichaelHealey2130
16TimSeymour2127
17DanielJohnson2126
18CMRobertWillmoth2101
19JudeShearsby2084
20JakeLiu2070
21ManmayChopra2065
22CMSupratitBanerjee2060
23Mei-Xian EuniceHng2036
24CMJemGurner2034
25SamuelWalker2032
26EwanWilson2015
27JoshuaPirgon1991
28WilliamTaylor1972
29PeterHasson1965
30ZainPatel1902
31EthanPang1878
32AlishaVyas1866