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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 11

02/05/2016
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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 11

Rochade Eupen 2 – Europchess 1 :  4 – 4  +++  Caissa Europe 1 – Europchess 2 :  1 – 5  +++  Brussels CC 1 – Europchess 3 :  2 – 2  +++  Brussels CC 5 – Europchess 4 :  0 – 4  +++ Round 11: Excellent final round for Europchess! +++  In the final round, Europchess achieved two net wins and two good draws. The second team outclassed Caissa Europe with 5-1, leaving no doubt...

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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 10

19/04/2016
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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 10

Europchess 1 – Charleroi 1  :  4 – 4  +++  Europchess 2 – Gent 4  : 1 – 5  +++  Europchess 3 – Excelsior 1  :  2.5 – 1.5  +++  Europchess 4 – Humbeek 3  :  4 – 0  +++ Round 10: Europchess draws with Charleroi! +++  In round 10, the first team showed good chess to draw division leader Charleroi, whereas E 2 went down the hill against the 4th team of Ghent....

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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 9

25/03/2016
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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 9

Leuven 1 – Europchess 1 : 3.5 – 4.5  +++  Leuven 2 – Europchess 2 : 2.5 – 3.5  +++  The Belgian CC 2 – Europchess 3 : 2.5 – 1.5  +++  The Belgian CC 3 – Europchess 4 : 3.5 – 0.5  +++ Europchess beats Leuven twice, but also loses twice to Anderlecht +++  In Round 9, the first two teams secured two narrow wins against Leuven. However, the third and the fourth...

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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 8

13/03/2016
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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 8

Europchess 1 – Herve 1 : 4 – 4 +++ Europchess 2 – Wetteren 1 : 2 – 4 +++ Europchess 3 – Opwijk 2 : 2.5 – 1.5 +++ Europchess 4 – Excelsior 2 : 1 – 3 +++ Europchess 3 the winner of the day +++ In round 8 at home, the first team got a lucky draw against Herve 1, while E 2 lost 2-4 to Wetteren 1. A reinforced Europchess...

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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 7

25/02/2016
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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 7

Eynatten 2 – Europchess 1  :  3.5 – 4.5  +++  Wavre 1 – Europchess 2  :  5.5 – 0.5  +++  Wavre 2 – Europchess 3  :  1 – 3  +++  Geraardsbergen 3 – Europchess 4  :  1.5 – 2.5* (*original result 2.5 – 1.5)  +++ Mixed results in Round 7 +++  In Round 7, Europchess 1 and 3 scored important wins against Eynatten 2 and Wavre 2, respectively. In return, Europchess 2 and 4...

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Interclubs 2015-2016 – standings after Round 6

08/02/2016
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Interclubs 2015-2016 – standings after Round 6

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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 6

08/02/2016
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Interclubs 2015-2016 – Round 6

Europchess 1 – Boitsfort 1  :  4.5 – 3.5  +++  Europchess 2 – LSV-Chesspirant  :  2 – 4  +++ Europchess 3 – Boitsfort  :  3 – 1  +++ Europchess 4 – Boitsfort 4  :  3.5 – 0.5 +++ Round 6: Europchess succeeds in local derby with Boitsfort  +++ In the sixth round, Europchess hosted three teams from Boitsfort and LSV Chesspirant. While we could celebrate victories in the local derby, the second team had...

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Pleasant rapid results in Soignies

08/02/2016
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On 9 January 2016, the Echiquier de Haute-Senne organised the 10th edition of its traditional Fête des Rois rapid tournament (15 minutes, 9 rounds)in Soignies-Neufville. Three Europchess members took the occasion to have an early start into the chess year. Martin Müller scored an outstanding 8/9, losing only to the top-seed Julien Sclacmender, who, also with 8 points therefore won the tournament – already for the third time, after 2011 and 2013. Nonetheless, Martin...

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Tom Wiley is the club champion 2014-2015

07/02/2016
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Tom Wiley is the club champion 2014-2015

The 2014-2015 club championship, played again as a 9-round rapid tournament under the organisation of tournament director Jesper Abrahamsen, was again a great success, attracting 35 players. It ended with a convincing victory of Tom Wiley. Having lost the title in 2014 just in a play-off against Georgi Tomov, Tom won back the trophy with a fabulous score of 8/9, being the only player to stay unbeaten in the championship. One full point behind...

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Carl Buhr Blitz champion 2015!

04/02/2016
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Carl Buhr Blitz champion 2015!

Even though it is a bit late, it is time to sum up the internal Europchess tournaments of 2015. On 16 December 2015, the Ronny Bonne-Blitz championship ended with a clear victory of Carl Buhr. Over forty players have participated over the year in 23 sessions, playing five 3+2 minute games during a lunch-break according to the Swiss system. Our German FIDE Master, who also plays on the first board of the first team...

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