Two draws, two losses

Two draws, two losses

27 March 2019 Two matches drawn and two matches lost was the tally for our four League teams tonight. Main interest now centres on the B Team who have been hovering uncomfortably close to the relegation zone.  Their draw tonight against a strong Leeds B team is a vital help, thanks to wins from Bob… Continue reading »

Ekwy Knox is here!

20 March 2019 The Rapidplay and Mini teams were playing tonight. Our Rapid players faced table-toppers Rose Forgrove R1 – a tough proposition.  They produced some good performances but overall lost by 4 points to 2. The Mini M1 team, playing Rose Forgrove M5, managed a draw, taking them to a respectable position in the… Continue reading »

The nail-biting season

13 March 2019 The end of the season is drawing near and club leaders worry endlessly about the league tables.  Will they gain promotion?  Will they be relegated?  Or will it be another year in the same Division as now? For our A and B teams these last few matches matter a great deal.  Fortunately… Continue reading »

Tom leads in Ellis Trophy

Tom leads in Ellis Trophy

6 March 2019 Tom Leah heads the table in the Norman Ellis (Open) Trophy with 3 wins from the 3 rounds so far – the only player still with full points. He beat the top seed in the competition, Rob Starley who at 195 is graded 26 points higher than Tom. The 3rd round of… Continue reading »

Four matches: 3 won, 1 drawn!

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27 February 2019 ‘Twas a satisfying night for the club:  4 teams in action – three of them winning by 3 games to 2 and one drawing 2½ all. Most interesting time was at Leeds University where Team D were playing the Univ B team.  To start with there was a mystery tour of the… Continue reading »

Limewood at Donny

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24 February 2019 Five Limewood players found their way to the Doncaster Congress this weekend. Paul May, playing in the Major, went through the event unbeaten. His 2 wins and 3 draws ensured him a share of the Major grading prize. Siefaldin Holi was also in contention for a prize up to the final round… Continue reading »

Limewood into Arjay Semifinal

20 February 2019 Limewood has reached the semifinal of the Arjay Cup for the 3rd year in succession.  Tom Leah, Paul Johnson and Paul May (the same team make-up as last year) pushed aside the top team from Leeds club, with a win from Tom and draws from the two Pauls. The semifinal will take… Continue reading »

Win, draw, loss and a walkover

13 February 2019 It was one of each for the teams tonight. The C Team beat an evenly-matched Rose Forgrove E by 3 to 2, with wins from Howard Brears and Paul Masiak and draws from Matt Harris and Philip May. The A Team earned a draw against Forgrove’s B Team with a win from… Continue reading »