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The new season is upon and is due to kick off this week. Cunmor 1 will playing in division 1 for the first time and will play their first match away to City 1 on 7th October before home matches …

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The final game of the 2016/17 chess season was played this week, it was the Frank Wood Shield Final between City 1 and Witney 1. In a match that was a lot closer than the match card suggests, Witney 1 …

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Sorry I have been pretty busy the last couple of months, so haven’t been writing up the match reports as they happen. But as Christmas is here and the League pauses for the festivities I have some time to take …

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A win and a draw from Gareth and Mark respectively wasn’t enough to earn Cumnor any points last Thursday night when Magdalen College School came to town. In our previous fixture MCS ran out 6-0 winners so at least this …

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The draw for the Frank Wood competition 2015/16 was made during the Cowley Blitz. Thanks to Dave Robson, Gerard O’Reilly and all who helped. The draw is cascading as usual. The Round 1 ties (5 of them) are formally scheduled …

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Congratulations to Oxford City 1 who won the Frank Wood Shield with a win against Cowley 2. Cumnor 1 took on City 1 in the second round, take a look on how we got on here.

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Junior Chess is well supported in Oxfordshire. Clubs with a strong Junior section include Cowley, Witney and ourselves along with the two School teams, Magdalen College School and Abingdon School. Whenever we have a match in Division Four between Cowley …

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Three weeks ago Cumnor 1 took on Oxford City 1 in the Frank Wood Shield; sadly we couldn’t perform the same heroics of our first round tie against Witney 1 and bowed out at the second round. The game was …

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The draw for the 2014/15 Frank Wood Shield (FWS) was not particularly kind for Cumnor 1. Our first game was against Witney 1, currently the Champions of the Oxfordshire Leagues and winners of the Sheild twice in the last 3 …

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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 …

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