Worcestershire Chess Association

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Published 15 November 2021

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Summary

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.

Open team playing in MCCU Minor Championship

 

Midlands Minor Counties Championship 2021-2
Position Teams Pl W D L Match Points
  Warwickshire          
  Shropshire          
  Worcestershire          
 
Date Match Result
13 Nov Warwickshire - Shropshire  
11 Dec Worcestershire - Warwickshire  
8 Jan Shropshire - Worcestershire  
     
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1 Sep. Three teams entered Shropshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.

 

Worcestershire under-1650 team

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.

 

Warwickshire - Worcestershire

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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