Originally posted by oilman
I agree, I am in a1550-1600 tornament and most of them are 2000- 1700 rated players -------------- lots of luck !
Mini banded IV 1550-1749 B
1700 players are quite welcome in the tournament. The only two players I would judge as not would be GauravV and Checkmate187 (fierytorment but vacation flag indicates no further part will be played in the tournament).
There is no luck in chess. Why don't you pray to help you beat them?