Barclay maintains winning streak
That's now seven straight wins for the Group A leader, Bora Barclay, who defeated Cameron Lucci, Jai Arora, and Karan Suri last weekend. Barclay has only lost once this fall, an 8-7 defeat at the hands of Jeremy Chud. The leader's 8-1 record leaves plenty of distance ahead of William Green in second. The difference is 12 points.
But new players are on the tail. Rex Bondi is unbeaten, while Ray Zhang won twice in the latest round of play.
In Group B, Mack Fisher has a Group A win under his belt (against Green) and lead Cole Piraino by three points. Both are likely to face stiff competition from Group A this week as well.
Razi Dinan is out to a commanding lead in Group D with a 3-0 start, with his toughest test coming from Nico Madueno so far.
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See our Power Rankings and final group standings for the summer below.
BGO Power Rankings - September 14, 2021
Currently registered players among the overall top 50 only.
BGO Group Standings - September 14, 2021
Top two from each group automatically qualify for group final.
Players are ranked by points (three for win, one for draw), then wins, percentage of games won, and games won.