BCA WIN FIFTH PLACE IN NATIONAL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP

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INTERMEDIATE SECTION

Our BCA team achieved a creditable fifth place out of 6 in the Intermediate Section of the National Club championship held in Solihull on 1 and 2 April 2017.

We were the lowest graded team of the 6 and were out-graded in each game in most cases.

Steve Burnell led the way on Board 2 with 2.5 out of 4 and Ian Blencowe scored 1.5 out of 4 on Board 3. Steve Hilton on top board and Voldi gailans on bottom Board scored 1 out of 4.

Results were as follows:-

Round 1

  Sutton Coldfield 143 3-1 Braille CA 129
w Mildenhall, John 154 ½ - ½ Hilton, Stephen H 163
b Marks, Robert 141 ½ - ½ Burnell, Steve 137
w Lawrence, Roy 140 1 - 0 Blencowe, Ian P 132
b Brown, Noel A 137 1 - 0 Gailans, Voldi 86

Round 2

  Braille CA 129 2½ - 1½ Warley Quinborne 136
w Hilton, Stephen H 163 ½ - ½ Smith, Simon C 170
b Burnell, Steve 137 ½ - ½ Holowczak, Alex R 138
w Blencowe, Ian P 132 1 - 0 Valea, Ionut Florin 129
b Gailans, Voldi 86 ½ - ½ Pakenham, John H 109

Round 3

  Braille CA 129 1 - 3 Newcastle-under-Lyme 145
w Hilton, Stephen H 163 0 - 1 Richardson, Alex 187
b Burnell, Steve 137 1 - 0 Harris, Martyn J 161
w Blencowe, Ian P 132 0 - 1 Gissi, Alberto 116
b Gailans, Voldi 86 0 - 1 Wright, Nicholas PA 117

Round 4

  Solihull 2 143 2½ - 1½ Braille CA 129
w Sadler, Anthony 162 1 - 0 Hilton, Stephen H 163
b Brodie, Ian 151 ½ - ½ Burnell, Steve 137
w Byrne, Nigel 138 ½ - ½ Blencowe, Ian P 132
b Goodwin, Martin ½ - ½ Gailans, Voldi 86

Final standings were:-

1 Newcastle-under-Lyme 11 7
2 DHSS 1 10 5
3 Solihull 2 8 5
4 Sutton Coldfield 7 3
5 Braille CA 6 2
6 Warley Quinborne 6 

 

 

 

 


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