Worcestershire Chess Association
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Over-the-board chess had been severely impacted by the covid epidemic and change to new ratings boundaries meant that the MCCU entries were greatly reduced. Worcestershire entered two teams rather than four in the last season of play. Worcestershire played in the Open and the Under-1650 competitions with two matches in the Open and a single match in the u1650. The team was captained by Stephen Woodhouse, Paul Sharratt led the u1650 team as a non-playing captain.
1 Sep. Three teams entered Shropshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.
14 Nov. This was the first MCCU county match of the season for the Midlands Under-1650 Championship. IT was acracking match ending 6-6, but Warwickshire came out on top on board count.
1 Sep. Only two teams entered Warwickshire and Worcestershire. The teams play for the MCCU under-1650 title.
Played on Sunday 14 November 2021 at Foundation House, Stratford-upon-Avon. Warwickshire won on board count.
|Board||ECF Code||Grade||Warwickshire||Score||Worcestershire||Grade||ECF Code|
|1||1593||Stiff, Peter||1 - 0||Varilone, John F||1638|
|2||0000||Reynolds, Daniel||0 - 1||Kirkland, Arnold G||1623|
|3||1563||Watson, Roy G||1 - 0||Lappin, Kieran A||1570|
|4||0000||Harrison, Oliver||1 - 0||Cleak, David||1525|
|5||1488||Wood, Penny A||0 - 1||Alcock, Steve||1510|
|6||1465||Bennett, Philip||1 - 0||Kitchen, Michael J||1495|
|7||1443||Knee, Barry||1 - 0||Berry, Simon||1488|
|8||0000||Brown, Stephanie||0 - 1||Mitchell, Joel||1443|
|9||1270||Simpson, Richard||½ - ½||Tipper, Andy||1413|
|10||1188||Payne, Simon L||0 - 1||Rowe, Matthew||1405|
|11||1135||Blissitt, Geoffry G||½ - ½||Pountney, Terrance||1405|
|12||0000||Wheeler, Michael||0 - 1||Pender, Luke||0000|
|Result||6 - 6|
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