The National Liberal Club lost at home to the MCC 1.5-3.5 and The Oxford & Cambridge won at home to The Reform 3.5-1.5.
The National Liberal Club lost to Chelsea Arts 1-3 at home in the Cup.
Nick Kirby 0-1 Isambard Thomas
Mehul Trivedi 0-1 David Cohen
Nadim Ossieran 0-1 Mike Radcliffe
Edina Seiben 1-0 Joe Coles
Oxford & Cambridge 3-1 National Liberal Club
Hurlingham 3-1 Lansdowne
Congratulations to the National Liberal Club on the success of their excellent initiative, holding the first recorded inter-club lightning chess tournament.
Congratulations also go to the winner of the Ming Vase – Richard Hughes of the RAC.
Ben Widdicombe of the NLC has written a thoroughly entertaining account of the event on the excellent National Liberal Club Chess website. For more information, please read Ben’s full report
The RAC beat the Oxford & Cambridge 5.5-2.5
Roehampton lost to the MCC 1.5-5.5
The National Liberal Club lost to The Reform 1.5-3.5
Hurlingham won at home against the National Liberal Club 4-0
|Board||Colour||Hurlingham||Result||National Liberal Club|
|1||W||Stephen Quartermaine||1||0||Ben Widdicombe|
|2||B||Michael Yeoh||1||0||Wolfgang Schady|
|3||W||Chris Clark||1||0||Nadim Osseiran|
|4||B||Richard Paterson||1||0||Mark Taylor|
The combined East India and Oriental side beat the National Liberal Club 6-1 away from home in the Cup. Match card below:
Nicholas Kirby 0-1 Samuel Franklin
Ben Widdicombe 0-1 Yaroslav Voropayev
Mehul Trivedi 0-1 Hamilton McMillan
Gordon Hamme 0-1 Edward Brown
Wolfgang Schady 1-0 Colin Ferguson
Nadim Osserien 0-1 Nicholas Gowlland