SCL Update 07/02/19

Southampton Chess League

In the Southampton Chess League, University teams were back in action after the break for examinations and they had mixed fortunes.  University A’s defeat at the hands of Southampton A was a setback in the hopes to retain their Division 1 title, with the result moving Southampton A to the top of the table, although second placed Ringwood A have a game in hand.  However there was better luck for University C who recorded a win against Winchester C.

Hampshire Chess Congress 2019

The match between Southampton D and Chandlers Ford C finished all square which represented Southampton D’s fifth draw in seven matches.

Results

Division 1 University A 1.5 Southampton A 3.5
(H Fernandez 0.5 M Cleary 0.5,  R Mitra 0 A Martinez-Sykora 1, C Sneb 0  D Cordner 1, P Waddingham 1 G A Jones 0,  S Gow 0 F McLeod 1)

Division 4 University C 2.5 Winchester C 1.5
(P Wei 0.5 M White 0.5, M Pugh 1 J Schonenberger 0, M Leily 0 D Green 1, G Dixon 1 A Weaver 0)

Southampton D 2 Chandlers Ford C 2
(T Wilamowski 1 R Sims 0, F O’Donovan 1 Maha Chandar 0, D Murchie 0 R Bird 1, T Hutchins 0 D Creasey 1) Game for grading only P Chinkin 0 R Strachan 1.