DDCL Home Last updated 17 April 2018 Worcs Chess

2017-8 Division 1

For the 2017-8 season, the maximum grade for eligible players in Division 1 is 175

Teams play each other twice, once at home and once away.

Please send results to Paul Sharratt and Ray Collett and let me have any errors, omissions or alterations required.

2017-8 Div 1 News

16 Apr. Sutton Coldfield beat Warley to put them in striking distance of the leaders.
4 Apr. South Birmingham beat Stourbridge to extend their lead.
12 Mar. Sutton Coldfield smash Stourbridge, but it's still all to play for with several matches after Easter
4 Jan. South Birmingham increase their lead with a win over Warley.
6 Nov. South Birmingham go top with an away win at Stourbridge.
23 Oct. New teams South Birmingham and Sutton Coldfield draw
1 Oct. A decisive win for WQ to start their season.
5 Sep. Four teams compete in 2017-8, Halesowen dropped out and new teams are South Birmingham and Sutton Coldfield.

2017-8 Div 1 table

Div 1 teams 2017-8 Played Won Drawn Lost M Pts
South Birmingham 4 3 1 0 7
Sutton Coldfield 4 2 1 1 5
Warley Quinborne 3 1 0 2 2
Stourbridge 3 0 0 3 0

2017-8 Fixtures and results

Click on completed fixtures to see match details

2017 Dates 2017-8 Fixtures and results Div 1 Result
28 Sep Warley Quinborne - Sutton Coldfield 4 - 0
23 Oct South Birmingham - Sutton Coldfield 2 - 2
6 Nov Stourbridge - South Birmingham 1 - 3
2018 Dates    
4 Jan Warley Quinborne - South Birmingham 1 - 3
12 Mar Sutton Coldfield - Stourbridge 4 - 0
1 Apr Easter  
4 Apr South Birmingham - Stourbridge 3 - 1
16 Apr Sutton Coldfield - Warley Quinborne 2½ - 1½
23 Apr Sutton Coldfield - South Birmingham  
2 May South Birmingham - Warley Quinborne NEW  
2 May Stourbridge - Sutton Coldfield NEW  
9 May Stourbridge - Warley Quinborne NEW  
17 May Warley Quinborne -Stourbridge NEW  
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Team captains and Club Secretaries 2017-8

  • South Birmingham: Capt, Terry Hare-Walker; Secy, Tim Lane
  • Stourbridge: Secy, Dave Scriven
  • Sutton Coldfield: Capt, Marek Soszynki; Secy, Keith Escott
  • Warley Quinborne: Secy, John Fahy