Oxfordshire U150’s beat Buckinghamshire at chess
Oxfordshire took on Buckinghamshire in the Chiltern League on Saturday and returned home in triumph, with a 12-4 win.
Oxfordshire’s team contained two Cumnnor players, Gareth and Liam, who both won their games on boards 4 and 5.
For your interest, here is Gareth’s game which he described as “A couple of mistakes on both sides, but overall a good game – with a nice zugzwang at the end!”
The win puts Oxfordshire top of the League between the 4 county’s who make up the Chiltern League, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire and Hampshire. See the table and more information on the league here.
Ray Cordon has written a report for the Oxfordshire website which can be found here.
|1||Kevin Hawkins||0-1||David Robson|
|2||Tom Rixon||0-1||Graham Cole|
|3||Richard Pomerenke||0-1||Geoff Rasell|
|4||Darrell Watson||0-1||Gareth Stevens|
|5||Yaqub Saeed||0-1||Liam Glenn|
|6||Greg Edmonds||1/2-1/2||James Cole|
|8||Eugene Bolduc||0-1||Richard Beckett|
|9||Richard Cranston||1/2-1/2||Malcolm Brindley|
|10||Ian Hall||0-1||Rod Langham|
|11||Andrew Hill||0-1||Zaid Marham|
|12||Gary Dawson||1-0||Kevin Henbest|
|13||Joan Gardner||1/2-1/2||Simon King|
|14||Troy Jitman||0-1||Bill Stanley|
|15||Ramesh Boury||1/2-1/2||Gary Reynolds|
|16||David Brown||1-0||Steve Rumsby|
|Match played on 25 Oct 2014.||4-12|