Archive for Month: March 2022

Grandmaster draw at Forest Hall Chess club

The quickest game of the season was played on Friday night at Forest Hall Chess Club. It was all over after only 8 moves! 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bf4 c5 3.e3 Qb6 4.Nc3 Qxb2 5.Nb5 Nd5 6.Rb1 Qxa2 7.Ra1 Qb2 8.Rb1 Qa2 ½-½ Andrew Hutchins was playing David Simm from Morpeth in […]

League and Club Championship games

In a recent League match Aaron Welson on board 1 has just played f3 in this position. What happened next?  Can white avoid checkmate? Here is how Andrew Hutchins won his Club Championship game this week with a neat finish.

Northumberland vs Yorkshire results

Colour Board Northumberland CA Grade 2022-03-06 Yorkshire CA Grade W 1 Gormally, Daniel W 2520 ½ – ½ Townsend, M Paul 2226 B 2 Wall, Tim P 2320 1 – 0 Barry, Colm 2215 W 3 Eggleston, Thomas 2274 ½ – ½ Shaw, Peter 2189 B 4 Coathup, Roger 2204 […]

Northumberland vs Yorkshire photos

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