NOVEMBER 18: Chichester/Bognor B beat Fareham B 3.5-1.5. Details: Steve Smith .5 Ted Black; Tom Howeson 0 -1 Joseph Coburn; Nick Mansfield 1-0 David C. Anderson; Chris Squires 1-0 Jim Craig; Mike Spence 1-0 Dave Longman.
NOVEMBER 15: Chichester/Bognor A beat Cosham A 3.5 - 2.5. Details: 1. Jaimie Wilson 1-0 D Pye; 2. Andrew McDougall 1/2 J Wheeler;3. Bill McDougall 1-0 D Cordner; 4. Rolandas Lukoshius 1/2 R Puchades; 5. Steve Smith 1/2 F Smith; 6. Tom Howeson 0-1 G Feltham.
NOVEMBER 15: Bognor and Chichester A won their key away fixture against Cosham 3.5-2.5 with wins from Jaimie Wilson and Bill McDougall and draws by Andrew McDougall and Rolandas Lukoshius.
NOVEMBER 6: Chichester won on board elimination after the match was drawn 2.5-2.5 to knock out Portsmouth in the Cole Cup. They now face Fareham in the next round. Results: 1. M. Buckley 0 - 1 J. Wilson (w); 2. T. Bird 1 - 0 R. Lukosius; 3. K. Sullivan 0 - 1 S. Smith; 4. D. Goddard 1 - 0 T. Howeson; 5. P. Eyles 1/2 - 1/2 C. Squires.
NOVEMBER 4: Bognor/Chichester C had a crushing 5-0 victory over Portsmouth C in their division 3 fixture. Results: C Squires 1-0 K Sullivan; T Howeson 1-0 S Russell; M Spence 1-0 P Hebblethwaite; D Fremantle 1-0 A Bucchi; L Stubbington 1-0 P Eyles.
NOVEMBER 4: Steve Smith clinched the half-point needed, against Peter Dallas, in their adjourned game, to secure victory for the A team against Emsworth A, 3.5-2.5.
SEPTEMBER 13: The Club championship is now underway. The tournament is split into two sections.
SEPTEMBER 1: The ECF have amended 3,000 grades in the January-July 2019 grading list. The 'new' grades can be viewed here
Previous 2019 news
EAST PRESTON CHESS CHALLENGE
Chess players filled the garden of the Seaview Hotel, East Preston, for the annual Bognor and Arun Chess Club chess challenge. The event, part of the village festival, attracted a larger number of visitors than usual this year. Pictured above: last season's challenge. PICTURE GALLERY
SUSSEX CHESS NEWS
THE 2019 edition of Sussex Chess News is now out and can be downloaded here
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