|Date of Match||Division / Competition||?|
|1||192||Rayner, Francis||1/2||–||1/2||Lock, Gavin R||199|
|2||190||Sugden, John N||1||–||0||Mansson, James C||191|
|3||182||Tebbs, Howard L||1||–||0||Higgs, Anthony RJ||183|
|4||181||Cafferty, Bernard||1/2||–||1/2||Roberts, David N||170|
|5||170||Cove, Henry||1||–||0||Taylor, Paul||167|
Henry’s opponent blundered a piece on g3 as his pawn on f2 was pinned by a Bishop.Bernard was sharp and countered all threats. Francis did well against the theoretically prepared Gavin in a Trompowsky 4….c5 var. John’s game was the pick with a known exchange sac from Fisher in a sharp Lopez var. Howard ground Higgs down but has not yet resignedr . Great start by the team for this season.