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Interclubs 2013-2014 – Round 2

02/10/2013
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Interclubs 2013-2014 – Round 2

Round 2: Peace in Boitsfort, Surrender in Leuven In the second round, Europchess 2 scored an important match point with a draw in Boitsfort 2, whereas Europchess 1 and 3 saw no land against Leuven 1 and 2. In return, Europchess 4 beat Leuven 5. Europchess 1 in dire straits against Leuven 1 With a respective average of 2136 ELO (Europchess 1) and 2156 ELO (Leuven 1) the match looked on equal on paper,...

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Interclubs 2013-2014 – Round 1

27/09/2013
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Round 1: Mitigated results in the start of the new season In the first round of the new season on 22 September 2013, our first team drew with Namur 1, while the second team had to give in with 1,5-4,5 to Westerlo 1. Europchess 1 holds a draw to strong Namur Europchess 1 fought a tough battle against Namur 1 who came with a line-up of an average of roughly 2200 ELO. On board...

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FEFB Intercercles – Round 4

10/06/2013
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FEFB Intercercles – Round 4

Both Europchess teams classified at 3rd rank in the Francophone Intercercles 2013. Europchess 1st team, in a less successful day with a result of 2 points out of 4 which revealed insufficient, missed the lead of the division. Though Pere Moles made the whole travel of 100 km for nothing as his opponent did not show up and the club of Soignies did not warn us, this unfair attitude brought the 1st point to...

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FEFB Intercercles – Round 3

30/05/2013
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Europchess 1 strikes back while Europchess 2 suffers in a dramatic round The third round clarified options for the Europchess teams: while the first team got a superb 4-0, the second was defeated (1-3). Eduardo on the first board on Europchess 1 faced with white Marc Hanset (ELO 1854). After a non-clear game he pocketed the first point for Europchess 1. Frank on board 2 played with Black against Errol Delcourt (1742). His opponent...

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FEFB Intercercles – Round 2

10/05/2013
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FEFB Intercercles – Round 2

Europchess 1 keeps shape and Europchess 2 strikes back. On 5 May Europchess played in Liège the second round of the Francophone Intercercles championship of 2013. Europchess 1 met Hervé 1 and Philipville 1. Pere (Europchess 1 board 2)  with white faced David Malchair (ELO 1878) from Hervé 1 a good positional player with strong ending skills. Pere got a slight advantage with the bishop pair after exchanging queens but his opponent found a...

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FEFB Intercercles – Round 1

10/05/2013
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FEFB Intercercles – Round 1

Mixed results for Europchess in Round 1 of the FEFB Interclubs Europchess teams had mixed results at the start of the 2013 Interclubs Championship of the Francophone Chess Federation of Belgium (FEFB) on Sunday, 21 April. The team playing in Division 2 took two points and the one in Division 3 did a bit better scoring 2,5 points from their first round games, all played in Fontaine-L’Eveque in a friendly and nice atmosphere that...

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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 11

19/03/2013
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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 11

Round 11 report: Europchess 3 clinches first place! Europchess 3 secured first place in Division 5F with a 3-1 win over Wavre 4 in the final round of the Belgian Interclubs championship, and thus it achieved its goal of moving up to the fourth division. The fourth team ended a good season with a 4-0 victory over Fontaine 7. On the other hand, Europchess 2 lost against overwhelming favourites Fontaine 2, and the first...

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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 9

19/02/2013
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Progress for Europchess 1 and 2, setback for Europchess 3 The first two teams of Europchess both drew their matches in Round 9, as the first one came from behind in Lommel in Division 2A, and the second one let victory slip away in Lasne/Waterloo in Division 3C. Europchess 3 suffered a setback by losing to Dark Knights Leuven 1 and Europchess 4 had a bye. Europchess 1 Draws 4-4 in a Tough Match...

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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 8

05/02/2013
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Round 8 report: Tough matches with Namur, Mechelen and Ganshoren In Round 8 at home, Europchess 1 drew in a hard fought match with Namur 1, while the third team scored a convincing win against Namur 6. Europchess 2 and 4 lost against strongly lined up Mechelen and Ganshoren, respectively. Europchess 3 continues to lead Division 5 F. Europchess 1 gets a fighting draw against Namur 1 Europchess 1 tied their match at home...

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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 6

18/12/2012
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Round 6: Mixed end of the year In what can be called a Christmas gift, Europchess 1 gave the two match points to TSM 1 by losing 3.5-4.5. This prematurely buried the quest for the title in Division 2 A. In return, the other three teams sent their competitors from Brussels Chess Club back home with almost empty bags. E 2 gained two important points (4-2), E 3 drew (2-2) and E 4 won...

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