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Witney 1 vs. Bicester 1 - Rd2

GM Peter Wells has kindly sent in his game against Marcus Harvey from the recent Witney 1/Bicester 1 match, together with some brief but instructive annotations. Many thanks Peter! - MT


Game in PGN


Cumnor 2 v Witney 1 - Rd2

03.11.2011 - Andrew Varney of Cumnor Chess Club has very kindly annotated his game against Mark Hannon from the FWS match between Cumnor 2 and Witney 1 for the website.


Given that Witney 1 needed a 5-1 win to progress, Andrew's draw (which it seems should should have been a win) left the match on a knife edge, and according to Alan Kennedy's report we were lucky to get through (although to be fair I wouldn't have assessed Alan's chances in his own game as pessimistically as he did in his match report). Anyway, well done to Cumnor 1, and Andrew in particular, for pushing it to the wire - MT.

Cumnor 2 v Witney 1 - Rd2

28.10.2011 - Well, Witney 1 snatched victory from the jaws of defeat in the Frank Wood Shield Match vs Cumnor 2. Needing to win 5-1 it was a challenge without their captain being available and many of the club's better players being cup tied. The matched started well enough with Howard showing amazing tactical skill ... [click for detailed report]





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