Winchester won the Robertson Plate beating Hamble on board count after the teams finished level at 2.5-2.5 with their win coming on board 1 and Hamble’s on board 5.
A rapidplay tournament is being held at Southampton chess club on Saturday 1st June. The entry fee is £12 for adults and £8 for juniors and although more than 40 entries have been received it is not too late to enter, The event consists of six rounds with the first round starting at 10 am and the last round finishing at 5.45 pm with the prize giving at 6pm. The venue of Southampton Chess club is St Denys Community Centre in Priory Road, St Denys. Southampton’s Robin Williams is the contact point for the event.
Hamble 2.5 Winchester 2.5 (J Wilkinson 0 Jose Jimenez Capilla 1, D Fowler 0.5 J Barnes 0.5, R Puchades 0.5 A Dyos 0.5. M Krawczuk 0.5 P Tomar 0.5, M Newbury 1 R Cleave 0) Winchester win on board count