NCS Sunday Cup GP Rounds 2021

NCS Sunday Cup Grand Prix Series are starting in June! There will be 17 players including 6 players who qualified from the prelim rounds in May. They will battle over virtual boards every month to become the champion!

Check out the live streaming link below and make sure to watch, cheer and learn from these exciting games!!

Live

Next Live Streaming: 10/17 (Sun) from 13:00

Tournament link: Lichess.org

The last streaming

Result & Players

The grand prix 4th has finished.

Rank Name (Lichess Name) GP point Total GP Point
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 GP5 GP6
1 IM Nanjo Ryosuke
(rnanjo)
10 3 10     23
2 CM Tran Thanh Tu
(gm3t)
5 3 10     18
3 FM Yamada Kohei
(Kou88)
3 5 7 5     17
4 Koh You Liang
(Isopach)
7 10     17
5 FM Aoshima Mirai
(sniper_boy)
7 3 2     12
6 FM Baba Masahiro
(Masahirobaba)
1 2 2 7     11
7 Nakamura Naohiro
(rye7)
2 2 3 3     8
8 Scott Tyler
(Nobunaga_Oda)
1 5 2     8
9 Shiomi Ryo
(wrongcastling)
1 1 1 3     5
10 Higashino Tetsuo
(westin1974)
2 1 2 1     5
11 Higashishiba Teruomi
(higapon)
3 1 1     5
12 Okabe Yuma
(yuutin)
1 1 1 1     3
13 Sakai Enju
(enju0425)
1 1 1     3
14 Abe Taro
(t-a)
1 1 1 1     3
15 Hirao Satoshi
(cobaltcocoa)
1 1 1     3
16 Cabrol Puig Eduard
(Edo_Tokyo_Chessmood)
1 1 1 1     3
17 Furuya Masahiro
(narumeku)
1 1     2

Dates

Date Time Event
6/6 (Sun) 13:00~ GP1
7/11 (Sun) GP2
8/22 (Sun) GP3
9/12 (Sun) GP4
10/17 (Sun) GP5
11/14 (Sun) GP6

*Grand final will be at 12/19

Time Control/Format/Schedule

  • 5-Round Swiss, 15 min+10 sec/move, Rapid
  • Pairings and tie-breaks will be set according to the settings on lichess.org.
  • Playing schedule: 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00 each day

Grand Prix rounds rules:

  • Earn GP points each round.
    1st: 10 points, 2nd: 7, 3rd: 5, 4th-5th: 3, 6th-7th: 2, 7th-20th: 1
  • Best 3 out of 6 results’ GP points will be combined as total.
  • The top six players with the highest GP points advance to the championship game.
    (Best 3 total scores to be used as TB1. Best 3 result’s TB to be used as TB2)
  • Details:  NCS Sunday Cup 2021.

Prize

  • Prelim rounds: 1st place – 5000yen, 2nd place – 3000yen, 3rd place – 2000yen.
    PLUS moodcoins from chessmood.com!!!
  • Moodcoins: 1st place – 50000, 2nd place – 30000, 3rd place – 20000
  • Grand Prix rounds: (more than 60000yen in total).

Link

Results

GP1 6/6

1st Nanjo Ryosuke 5.0
2nd Koh You Liang 3.5 (9.75)
3rd Tran Thanh Tu 3.5 (9.25)
4th  Higashishiba Teruomi 3.0 (7.00)
5th Yamada Kohei 3.0 (6.00), 2432
6th Nakamura Naohiro 3.0 (6.00), 2416
7th Higashino Testuo 3.0 (4.25)

Cross table on Lichess 

GP2 7/11

1st Koh You Liang 4.0 (13.00)
2nd Aoshima Mirai 4.0 (10.00)
3rd Yamada Kohei 3.5
4th Nanjo Ryosuke 3.0 (9.00)
5th Tran Thanh Tu 3.0 (6.00)
6th Baba Masahiro 3.0 (5.00)
7th Nakamura Naohiro 2.5 (5.25)

Cross table on Lichess

GP3 8/22

1st Nanjo Ryosuke 5.0
2nd Yamada Kohei 3.5 (8.75), 2590
3rd Scott Tyler 3.5 (8.75), 2500
4th  Nakamura Naohiro 3.0 (6.5)
5th Aoshima Mirai 3.0 (6.0)
6th Higashino Tetsuo 3.0 (5.75)
7th Baba Masahiro 3.0 (5.25)

GP4 9/12

1st Tran Thanh Tu 4.0 (11.5)
2nd Baba Masahiro 4.0 (10.5)
3rd Yamada Kohei 4.0 (10.0)
4th Shiomi Ryo 3.5 (4.5)
5th Nakamura Naohiro 3.0 (7.0)
6th Scott Tyler 2.5 (5.25)
7th Aoshima Mirai 2.5 (3.75)