This week’s results: a narrow win for Richmond C against Ealing D in Division 3 of the Thames Valley League and a heavy defeat for Richmond A against Kingston A in Division 1.
Monday’s match first:
- Lewis Crook (1465) 0:1 Jack Thompson (-)
- David Housego (1348) 0:1 George Milligan (1538)
- Andrew Glass (1307) 1:0 Mike Robinson-Chui (1442)
- Ian Patterson (1229) ½:½ Ron Bilkhu (1404)
- Mark Robinson (-) 0:1 Anurag Venkataramanan (-)
- Roger Beeson (-) 1:0 Ollie Taylor (-)
Congratulations to Jack, George and Anurag on their wins and thanks to all for playing: great to see our newer members doing so well. Mike reports that Ron generously agreed a draw after his opponent overstepped the time limit!
Here’s what happened on Tuesday.
- Gavin Wall (2311) 0:1 David Maycock (2336)
- Mike Healey (2250) 1:0 Peter Lalic (2314)
- Andrew Hebron (1992) 0:1 Silverio Abasolo (-)
- Chris Baker (1956) 0:1 Vladimir Li (2099)
- Maxim Dunn (1909) 0:1 David Rowson (2047)
- Maks Gajowniczek (1800) 0:1 Peter Andrews (2011)
Kingston were at full strength and, on this form, will be serious rivals to Hammersmith for the league title. We were perhaps a bit unlucky on boards 1 and 5. I’m sure Maks will provide a more detailed report within the next few days.