Athenaeum defeat ORI / EIC

The Athenaeum won away from home in the Hamilton Russell Cup 2.5 – 3.5 against a combined East India and Oriental side. The two additional friendly boards ended up all square.

Full match card below (EIC/ORI players listed first):

1. Yaroslav Voropayev 1 v 0 Peter Lee
(EIC)

2. Hamilton McMillan 0 v 1 Stephen Lowe
(ORI)

3. Reuben Glynn 0 v 1 David Shankland
(ORI)

4. Peter Haddock ½ v ½ John Everson
(ORI)

5. Edward Brown ½ v ½ Kester George
(ORI)

6. Robert McClatchey ½ v ½ Nicholas Smedley
(ORI)

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Friendly Boards

7. Colin Ferguson 0 v 1 David Taylor
(ORI)

8. Habib Amir 1 v 0 Leonid Finkelstein

 

RAC beat MCC in a friendly

The RAC at home to the MCC won by 6.5 – 4.5 in their second friendly match of the season.

Full match card below (RAC players, who were white on odd boards, are listed first):

1. Henry Mutkin 1 v 0 Nick Collacott

2. Henry McWatters 1 v 0 Peter Rust

3. Rob Matthews 0 v 1 Wil Ransome

4. Richard Hughes 1 v 0 Henry Blank

5. Mike Rolfe 0 v 1 Louis Ditz

6. John Price 1 v 0 David Bates

7. Roger Montgomery 1 v 0 Nick Clarke

8. Chris Holroyd 1 v 0 Zahur Gitay

9. Francis Kershaw ½ v ½ David Neil-Smith

10. Tony Field 0 v 1 Nicholas Esses

11. Jim Chaudry 0 v 1 David Bennett

 

Oxford & Cambridge beat The Athenaeum

Oxford & Cambridge beat The Athenaeum at home in the Hamilton Russell Cup 5.5 – 2.5. Full match card below (O&C players – white on evens – listed first):

Terry Chapman 0.5 – 0.5 Peter Lee

Peter Webster 1.0 – 0.0 Stephen Lowe

Chris Heath 1.0 – 0.0 David Shankland

Ian Coleman 1.0 – 0.0 John Everson

Nigel White 0.5 – 0.5 Kester George

John Alderson 0.5 – 0.5 David Taylor

Vivian Woodward 0.0 – 1.0 Nick Smedley

Tam Freestone-Bayes 1.0 – 0.0 Leonid Finkelstein

Chelsea Arts defeat Hurlingham

The Chelsea Arts Club beat Hurlingham 4.5 – 1.5 at home in the Hamilton Russell Cup.

Match card below (Chelsea Arts players first):

1 Richard Black [w] v Stephen Goss [b] 1-0
2 Isambard Thomas v Mark Woloshyn 1-0
3 Matthew Flowers v Michael Yeoh 0.5-0.5
4 Mike Radcliffe v Robert Gordon 1-0
5 Will Timbers v Chris Clark 0-1
6 Ben Hooberman v Richard Paterson 1-0

 

Reform draw with EIC/ORI

The Reform drew at home with the combined East India and Oriental side 4.5 – 4.5 in a friendly.

Full match card (Reform players listed first):

1 Nicholas Cron 1/2 – 1/2 Rob McClatchey
2 Richard Saunders 1 – 0 Yianni Kyrionymou
3 Danny Rosenbaum 1 – 0 Colin Ferguson
4 Paul Hendrick 1 – 0 Habib Amir
5 Thomas Bewley 0 – 1 Stan Stepanenko
6 Andrew Havery 0 – 1 Scott Halborg
7 Teddy Bourne 1 – 0 Sachin Hoyle
8 Emir Feisal 0 – 1 Nathan Hoyle
9 Anne Abel Smith 0 – 1 Sandip Basu