Monthly Archives: November 2022

Wanstead II 5 – 1 Upminster II – 29/11/22

Wanstead II 5 - 1 Upminster II - 29/11/22Unlucky night for Upminster.Wanstead outgraded us on all boards except the top one, despite that both Geoff and Aidan were playing for a win but unfortunately lost.Peter was the first one to finish with a draw against a higher rated opponent, good result!Sasha had a lucky draw…
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Thurrock MB v Upminster MB – 23/11/22

A good night with Upminster MB winning 4 to Thurrock MB's 0 Anthony finished first - A tricky opening phase led to Anthony taking his opponents queen with the opponent needing to take back with his king so he couldn't castle. From there Anthony had  the better position. He then went a piece up with…
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Upminster III vs Wanstead III – 22/11/2022

Geoff's Captain Report: Upminster III 4- 1 Wanstead III The match against Wanstead 3rd team resulted in a 4-1 win for us. Wanstead won the toss and were white on odd boards. Despite Wanstead club having many strong players, surprisingly overall we outgraded them with only Peter playing an opponent with a higher grading. I…
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Loughton II vs Upminster II – 16/11/22

Sergey's Captain Report:Loughton II (1.5) - (4.5) Upminster IIGreat win by Upminster despite a last-minute drop out of one of our top players (Aidan). Thanks, Geoff, for substituting and scoring a point!We outgraded our opponents on every single board but Loughton gave a really good fight, and we were lucky to come out with a…
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