Monthly Archives: April 2022

Upminster MA vs Thurrock MA – 26/04/22

Upminster hosted Thurrock again last night, this time our Minor A team versus Thurrock's Minor A team. It ended up as a 2 vs 2 draw. We think this may have been enough for the Upminster MA team to win the Minor league? Dave's game was the first to finish, unfortunately Dave (with black) made…
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Brentwood I vs Upminster I – 19/04/22

A strange match as at the start nobody at Brentwood knew what their team was. We started properly 13 minutes late when the team was communicated by text I believe. All of us were there before the start. We claimed the win of the toss and sat down. Sasha and Peter were the first to…
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Upminster MA vs Thurrock MB – 19/04/22

Upminster MA hosted Thurrock MB last night. Upminster won 2.5 to 1.5 - so a good night for Upminster. Upminster won the toss, taking white on the odd numbers. I (Matt) was the first to finish (after around 1 hour in), with the black pieces, playing Ralph in his first league match (I know that…
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Thurrock vs Upminster II – 13/04/22

Upminster were away last night to Thurrock (a lovely spacious Church Hall venue in central Grays). We managed to win 3.5 to 2.5. A good night, and a very warm welcome from Malcolm and his club (Malcolm is also captain for Essex U1450 and U1650). Malcolm won the toss - and Thurrock took white on…
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