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Brewood are the champions of Dudley Chess League Division 3 - Brewood 2-2 Warley Quinborne

Posted on March 30, 2013 at 10:25 PM Comments comments (0)

A full report of how we eventually won the Dudley Chess League Division 3 follows below, but first here is the matchcard: 


Board 1:  Stephen Micklewright (103) 1-0 Richard F Collett (113)

Board 2:  David Blower (95) 0-1 John H Pakenham (111)

Board 3:  Mark Binfield (Ungraded) 1-0 Peter J Hughes (104)

Board 4:  Daniel Binfield (Ungraded) 0-1 Peter Kearns (102)


For the final match of the season, a draw against War...

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Brewood v Warley Quinborne - the Dudley Chess League Division 3 decider

Posted on March 26, 2013 at 12:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Brewood Chess Circle will today have the opportunity for the first time in 3 years to win a trophy.  It has already been a very successful season in the Dudley Chess League Division 3 this season. 

With the recent increase in membership that we had, this league has been used to give new members and our only junior of the club experience in competitive match situations.  The Dudley Chess League Division 3 is an individual graded restricted league, individ...

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Dudley League Team to have a final championship deciding match at home - Halesowen 1.5 - 2.5 Brewood

Posted on February 20, 2013 at 11:15 PM Comments comments (0)

The full match report of the Dudley League win against Halesowen is below but first here is the matchcard: 


Board 1:  Richard Woolley (121) ½ - ½ Stephen Micklewright (103)

Board 2:  Maureen Clark (109) ½ - ½ David Buckley (100)

Board 3:  John W Southcote (82) ½ - ½ Andrew Davies (99)

Board 4:  Joyce H Evans (77) 0-1 David Blower (95)


Whilst the Brewood A team at Halesowen managed t...

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Two matches against Halesowen at once

Posted on February 17, 2013 at 4:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Halesowen Chess Club are one of the biggest local teams in the area.  This means loads of teams and loads of fixtures to arrange for them, and it is not uncommon at Halesowen Chess Club for them to have 2 fixtures on the same night. 

Halesowen have 12 chess teams competing in the Wolverhampton, Birminham, Dudley and Worcester Chess Leagues.  This allows competitive action for chess players with a wide range of skill and ability. 


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Birmingham Checkmates 1-3 Brewood - the match report

Posted on December 27, 2012 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (0)

The match report of a very enjoyable match against Birmingham Checkmates is below but first here is the matchcard: 


Board 1:  Martin J Draper (Ungraded) ½ - ½ Andrew Davies (101)

Board 2:  William Rees (93) ½ - ½ David Blower (Ungraded)

Board 3:  James O Draper (Ungraded) 0-1 Mark Binfield (Ungraded)

Board 4:  Cameron Westwood (Ungraded) 0-1 Daniel Binfield (Ungraded)


A fine win against Birmi...

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Match preview: Birmingham Checkmates v Brewood

Posted on December 17, 2012 at 11:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Its fair to say that so far the first ever season in the Dudley Chess League Division 3 has been nothing short of excellent for Brewood.  The team sit proudly at the top of the league unbeaten after half of the matches played. 

A debut 3-1 victory over Kynoch started things off, with the team not losing on any of the boards.  A useful 2-2 draw against Walsall Kipping followed but last time out against Mercia, Brewood produced a 4-0 win, winning on every board...

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