April 2016

Thanks to everyone for taking part in the Northumberland Chess League. All of the games have been finished and I am now able to announce the final results.

Division One Final Standings:

In division 1 each team has played each other once. Gosforth Empire has claimed the title on an impressive 18 Match Points making them the Northumberland Chess League champions, winning 8 games, drawing two and losing none. The runnners up were Tynemouth A following with 13 Match Points.

  1. Gosforth Empire
  2. Tynemouth A
  3. Durham City
  4. Jesmond Knights
  5. Morpeth A
  6. South Shields A
  7. Forest Hall Admirals
  8. Tynedale Tans
  9. Gosforth Regents
  10. Leam Lane Aces
  11. Jesmond Rookies

Division Two Final Standings:

In division 2 each team has played each other once. South Shields B has claimed the title on an impressive 18 Match Points making them the division two champions, winning 8 games, drawing two and losing none. The runnners up were Gosforth Salters closing following with 15 Match Points.

  1. South Shields B
  2. Gosforth Salters
  3. Gateshead
  4. Tynemouth B
  5. Morpeth B
  6. Gosforth Ivy
  7. Forest Hall Chieftains
  8. Forest Hall Brigadiers
  9. Leam Lane Comets
  10. Tynedale Reivers
  11. Tynemouth C

Division Three Final Standings:

In division 3 each team has played each other twice, once home and one away. Alnwick has claimed the title on 15 Match points making them the division three champions, only losing 2 out of the ten games. The runners up with 13 Match points are Newcastle University.

  1. Alnwick
  2. Newcastle University
  3. Tynemouth D
  4. South Shields C
  5. Forest Hall Ensigns
  6. Forest Hall Dragoons

Mike Smith ½-½ Peter Wells
Stuart Skelsey 1-0 Gagik Abaryan
John Wall Snr ½-½ Bill Noble
Paul Charlton ½-½ Denise Mosse
Johnny Wall Jnr 0-1 Alex Johnson

Friday 29th April 2016

Malola Prasath 0-1 Roger Coathup
Ed Dodds ½-½ Mike Smyth
John Turnock 0-1 James Turner
Zheming Zhang ½-½ Darren Laws
Jesus Urresti 1-0 Les Whittle

Friday 22nd April 2016

Mariana Mosnegutu 1-0 Jesus Urresti
David Wrigley 1-0 Robert Archer
Tim Wrigley 0-1 Andy Trevelyan
Derek Blair 0-1 David Walshaw
Phil Taylor 0-1 Liam Dobson

Tuesday 19th April 2016

Michael Mcbeth ½-½ Keith Rockett
Bob Heyman ½-½ Dave Hair
Dave Stebbings 0-1 Dave Jarema
Tony Neville 1-0 Dave Mear
Gary Clarke 0-1 Ray Garside

Monday 04th April 2016

Kevin Cox 1-0 Default
Gagik Abaryan 0-1 Alan Young
Peter Wells 1-0 Dave Stewardson
Bill Noble 1-0 Colin Mcgarty
Alex Johnson ½-½ Rob Appleby

Thursday 07th April 2016

Jeff Bentham 0-1 John Harton
Rolf Millar 0-1 Harry Robinson
Steve Bowey 1-0 David Watson
Tom Macallister 0-1 Barrie Crowther
Stewart Skelsey 1-0 Andrew Levy

Friday 08th April 2016

Peter Crichton ½-½ Roy Bagnall
Derek Blair ½-½ Geoff Harrison
Dave Foster Jr 0-1 John France
Steve Larkin 0-1 Martin Beardsley
Bruce Reed 1-0 Brian Ord

Tuesday 05th April 2016