Mixed grill

2 November 2016

Limewood teams played tough opponents this night.
Team A had mixed fortunes away against Rose Forgrove D.  Limewood had the higher grades on Boards 1 to 4 but the two wins came from Boards 1 and 5.

At Board 1 Sam Swain marked his debut for the club with a stylish victory.  Welcome to the Club, Sam!

At Board 5 John Light won against an opponent graded 20 points higher.

At Board 4, Chris Tatham obtained a draw, bringing the scores level at 2½:2½.

The A Team have now achieved draws against both of their main rivals for promotion:  Pudsey B and Rose Forgrove D.  The promotion battle already looks certain to close-fought.

If the A team had mixed fortunes, it was the B Team that got grilled.  Steve H notched up our only score of the match against a strong Pudsey team.  He drew against Dave Young, graded over 40 points higher.

B Team lost the match:  4½ to ½.  We stay at the bottom of the league table.