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Worcester & District Chess League 2018-9
Division 1
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Games won Match points Position
Redditch A 3 1 2 0 7 5 5 4  
Worcester Bishops 3 0 3 0 6 6 3 3  
Malvern 3 1 1 1 1 3  
Kidderminster Knights 3 0 2 1 3 2  
Stourbridge A 2 1 0 1 4 4 2 2  
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27 Nov. All three of the fixtures before Christmas have been postponed until the New Year.
20 Nov. Worcester go into second position after an away draw with Redditch.
15 Nov. Malvern earn a second match point drawing away against Worcester.
7 Nov. Malvern got their first match points with an away win against Kidderminster Knights.
31 Oct. Nightmare results in Hallowe’en fixture. Redditch had a nightmare start in their second match of the season with a player blundering a piece early on, but eventually halved the match where black won on every board.
26 Oct. Stourbridge A beat Malvern and join league champions Redditch A at the head of the table.
10 Oct. Kidderminster Knights draw with Worcester Bishops
18 Sep. In the first match, league champions get off to a good start.
31 Aug. Fixtures list published.
30 Aug. At the annual meeting, Redditch B were unable to accept promotion and Kidderminster Knights remain in Division 1.

Worcester & District Chess League 2018-9 Division 1 Fixtures List
2018 dates Fixture Match Score
Tue 18 Sep Redditch A - Stourbridge A 3 - 1
Wed 10 Oct Kidderminster Knights - Worcester Bishops 2 - 2
Fri 26 Oct Malvern - Stourbridge A 1 - 3
Wed 31 Oct Kidderminster Knights - Redditch A 2 - 2
Wed 7 Nov Kidderminster Knights - Malvern 1½ - 2½
Thu 15 Nov Worcester Bishops - Malvern 2 - 2
Tue 20 Nov Redditch A - Worcester Bishops 2 - 2
(Wed 21 Nov) Kidderminster Knights - Stourbridge A P - P
(Fri 30 Nov) Malvern - Redditch A P - P
(Wed 5 Dec) Stourbridge A- Worcester Bishops new date awaited P - P
     
2019 dates Christmas New year  
Fri 4 Jan Malvern - Redditch A NEW  
Thu 17 Jan Worcester Bishops - Kidderminster Knights  
Mon 28 Jan Kidderminster Knights - Stourbridge A NEW  
Mon 4 Feb Stourbridge A - Kidderminster Knights  
Fri 8 Feb Malvern - Kidderminster Knights  
Thu 28 Feb Worcester Bishops - Stourbridge A  
Thu 7 Mar Worcester Bishops - Redditch A  
Fri 15 Mar Malvern - Worcester Bishops  
Wed 3 Apr Stourbridge A - Malvern  
Tue 16 Apr Redditch - Malvern  
Wed 17 Apr Stourbridge A - Redditch A  
     
19-22 Apr Easter  
Tue 23 Apr Redditch - Kidderminster Knights  
     
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Club secretaries and team captains

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  • Kidderminster Knights: Secy David Waud 01562 228600 or 07889 508656, Captn David Close 07713 402 511
  • Malvern: Secy Brian Turner, 01684 568 398; Captn John Knee 01684 565 378
  • Redditch A: Secy, Michele Clack 01527 452 967, Capn, Dan Lambourne 07985 473 174
  • Stourbridge A: Secy David Scriven 01384 423 642, Captn Paul Sharratt 07515 688 795
  • Worcester Bishops: Secy, Ray Collett 01905 454 754; Capn, Jim Keene 01905 458 417

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