The CFC Regular Chess Post ( Week of June 1 - 7/12 )

The CFC Regular Chess Post – June 6/12 – Toronto Closed Championship.

This 10-player round robin was played at the Annex Chess Club from March to June, on consecutive Mondays. It was one of the strongest Closeds in recent memory. IM Artiom Samsonkin won clear first. There was a three-way tie for second: FM Victor Plotkin, junior Master Michael Song ( undefeated! ; drew with Plotkin in the last round – was 2011 WYCC – U 12 Bronze Medallist ), and FM Michael Kleinman.

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator