Tag: Oxford City

Witney 1 win the Frank Wood Shield

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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Cumnor 1 Mid-Season Report

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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Cumnor 1 v MCS and City 1 (FWS)

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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Frank Wood Shield Draw

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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Cup Final!

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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Cumnor 2 v Witney 5 and City 4 (Abingdon Sch)

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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Cumnor 1 v Oxford City 2 [Match Report]

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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Cumnor 1 v Oxford City 1 FWS [Match Report]

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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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

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Going down to the wire…

We are into the last few weeks of the season, but there is still plenty to play for.

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