Blindfold /Sunday Checkers

Blindfold /Sunday Checkers   Breaking Through………… Blindfolded 12 yr old Banks playing 7-10,  forcing White’s play … 21-17   White gets to land his Double Jump only to give Black the last Blow [Double Jump to end the game..] Related Newell Banks http://www.quantumgambitz.com/blog/chess/sunday-checkers-n-w-banks-2 http://www.quantumgambitz.com/blog/games/draughtscheckers/banks-eleven-man-ballot   Continue reading

Rice Memorial 1916 / Round 2

 CHESS vs CHECKERS  Rice Memorial 1916 : Jan 18 1916 Manhattan Chess Club  Rd2 Newell W. Banks – J.R. Capablanca  0-1 1  Capablanca  12.02  Janowski       8.53  Kostic         8.54  Kupchik      8.55  Chajes         8.06  Rosenthal      7.57  Fox           7.08  Bernstein    7.09  Schroeder      5.510 Hodges         5.011 Black         5.012 Tennenwurzel 3.513 Perkins       3.0 14 Banks         2.0    … Continue reading