City 2 v Cumnor 1 [Match Report]

Cumnor 1 had a disappointing evening on Monday, losing to City 2 5-1.

Graham’s sole win for the was the highlight in a very frustrating match.

City 2 Cumnor 1
1 Terry, Sean ( ) 1-0 Terrington, Simon (173)
2 Dixon, Leif (160) 1-0 Glenn, Liam (147)
3 Smith, Roger A (150) 1-0 Varney, Andrew (147)
4 Godfrey, David (144) 1-0 Sayers, Mark (139)
5 Brindley, Malcolm (138) 0-1 Cluley, Graham (112)
6 Yates, John O (142) 1-0 Bennett, Steven (110)
Match played on 03 Nov 2014. 5-1

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.

1 Comment on “City 2 v Cumnor 1 [Match Report]

  1. In Cumnor’s defence (and not to put down City’s fine play), it does appear we were outgraded on every board.

    My game was pretty interesting. I made a (possibly unsound) early sacrifice of my knight to break up Malcolm’s king-side defences, and found myself with a trio of pawns progressing menacingly towards the finish-line.

    Although none of them were to make it as a Queen, I was able to claw a victory against my strong opponent.

    PGN of my game is available here if anyone is interested:

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