Heywood Chess Club

24th January 2024

League Match and Club Championship Summary

League Matches

On the Thursday night Heywood travelled to Urmston to play in the Manchester Chess Federation Division E league tie.

Overall the Heywood side were stronger in terms of published ratings and this was reflected in the final score of 0 - 6 with the win going to Heywood.  This included a notable first competitive league win for club junior Jake Sercombe. The final match card can be found here.  Well done to all of our players!

Following this match Heywood sit in third position with a score of 4 points from 3 matches and just a single point behind the current division leaders.

Upcoming Matches

Next Monday Heywood travel to Blackburn to compete in the Central Lancashire League Division B.

Club Competitions

Meanwhile back at the club on Wednesday date Roy Bywater was unable with the white pieces to overcome a 400 rating point disadvantage against club Secretary Steve Flaherty who took the win and his first point in the Club Championship so far this season.

A few other members played some casual games tonight and thanks to everyone who turned out.


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