Oxfordshire U150’s beat Buckinghamshire at chess

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.

Buckinghamshire Oxfordshire
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
7 Default 0-1 Daniel Rowan
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

Liam has been coming to Cumnor Chess Club since he was wearing short trousers and now captains the first team. His interests include Chess, Oxford United, Chess and Chess. He shows you can be handsome and good at Chess.

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