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Wood Green Win 2011/12 4NCL

  • SonofPearl
  • on 5/9/12, 11:47 AM.

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In the UK Chess League the 4NCL, favourites Wood Green took the 1st Division title with three convincing victories over the last weekend of competition from 5-7 May.  They thrashed Jutes of Kent 7½-½, hammered Cheddleton 7-1, and cruised home 5½-2½ against Barbican.
The crucial title-clinching match against Cheddleton in round 10 went like this:
Wood Green Hilsmark 1  Cheddleton 1 
Adams, Michael  2735 1 - 0 Paehtz, Elisabeth  2459
McShane, Luke J  2691 1 - 0 Rodriguez Guerrero, Enrique  2454
Howell, David WL  2614 ½ - ½ Hebden, Mark L  2514
Rowson, Jonathan W  2581 ½ - ½ Hawkins, Jonathan  2480
Gordon, Stephen J  2535 1 - 0 Camacho Collados, Jose  2353
Pert, Nicholas  2543 1 - 0 Arkell, Keith CC  2414
Speelman, Jon S  2507 1 - 0 Bellin, Robert  2355
Cramling, Pia  2481 1 - 0 Eggleston, David J  2327
7 - 1
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Mickey Adams (centre) and Luke McShane (left) won for Wood Green against Cheddleton
Adams and McShane 4NCL final weekend 2012.JPG
The final Division 1 table looked like this:
# Team BP MP
1 Wood Green Hilsmark 1  42½ 14
2 Guildford 1  35½ 9
3 White Rose 1  30½ 8
4 Cheddleton 1  26½ 8
5 Barbican 4NCL 1  28½ 7
6 Jutes of Kent  23 5
7 Barbican 4NCL 2  20½ 3
8 e2e4 1  17 2
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More information can be found at the official website www.4ncl.co.uk.

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  • 2 years ago

    dOrrrr

    Seriously? Adams, McShane, Howell and Rowson on the same team? What was the point of even turning up. Spread the talent around people!

  • 2 years ago

    MaartenSmit

    Then doesn't 48. Qg5 win?

  • 2 years ago

    SuperUltraMegaKittie

    I know there is something wrong with it but in the Adams vs Paehtz why can't black continue with 47... Rxh4?

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