Interclubs

Interclubs 2014-2015 – Round 9

11/03/2015
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Europchess 1 – Amay 2  :  7 – 1  +++  Europchess 2 – Boitsfort 1  :  0.5 – 5.5  +++  Europchess 3 – DT Leuven  :  3 – 1  +++  Europchess 4 – Boitsfort 3  :  1.5 – 2.5  +++ Round 9: The dance continues +++ Europchess 1 outplays Amay 2 +++ The first team was set against Amay 2, whose first team is currently leading the first division. As their strongest players were...

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Interclubs 2014-2015 – Round 7

06/02/2015
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CREB 1 – Europchess 1  :  1 – 7  +++  Westerlo 1 – Europchess 2  :  3.5 – 2.5  +++  CREB 3 – Europchess 3  :  2 – 2  +++  Wavre 3 – Europchess 4  :  3.5 – 0.5 +++ Sun and Rain on a winter Sunday  +++ Europchess 1 outclasses CREB 1 The first team went to CREB 1. Although we were favourites, as the royal club did not bring their three Ukrainian...

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Interclubs 2014-2015 – Round 6

20/01/2015
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Europchess 1 – Eynatten 2  :  5.5 – 2.5  +++  Europchess 2 – Humbeek 1  :  4.5 – 1.5  +++  Europchess 3 – Woluwe 1  :  2 – 2  +++  Europchess 4 – Anderlues 1  :  2.5 – 1.5  +++ Promising start into 2015 Europchess 1 beats Eynatten 2 with safe hand The first team met Eynatten 2, a team whose composition changes every round. This time, our opponents did not come with their...

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Interclubs 2014-2015 – Round 4

21/11/2014
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Europchess 1 – Eupen 2 : 7 – 1  +++  Europchess 2 – Mechelen 1 : 2 – 4  +++  Europchess 3 – Mechelen 3 : 2.5 – 1.5  +++  Europchess 4 – Fontaine 5 : 0.5 – 3.5  +++ Europchess 1 keeps the lead with convincing win over Rochade Eupen 2 The winner of last year’s division probably had a certain memory of Europchess, as we had given everything last year in the...

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Interclubs 2014-2015 – Round 3

11/11/2014
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Herve 1 – Europchess 1:  2.5 – 5.5  +++  Geel 1 – Europchess 2:  5.5 – 0.5  +++  Dworp 1 – Europchess 3:  3.5 – 0.5  +++  Namur 5 – Europchess 4: 3.5 – 0.5  +++ Europchess 1 prevails against strongly lined up Herve The home team, Herve 1, evidently tried to score their first match points by lining up the strongest team so far. And indeed, on board 1, the newly activated Michael...

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Interclubs 2014-2015 – Round 2

23/10/2014
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Europchess 1 – Leuven 1 : 6.5 – 1.5  +++  Europchess 2 – Leuven 2 : 4 – 2  +++  Europchess 3 – Leuven 3 : 2.5 – 1.5  +++  Europchess 4 – Tournai 2 : 3.5 – 0.5 Golden October for Europchess – In round 2 of 19 October 2014, all four teams won at home, constituting probably the best performance of our club history so far! Europchess 1 wins with large margin over...

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Analysis (1)

01/10/2014
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Analysis (1)

Johansson – Bakels, ICN 2014-2015, Round 1 White is a pawn down and has a very vulnerable bishop, that does not have many squares to go to. The white knight is well placed, but cannot develop much further activity from there. In return the advanced a-pawn provides some counterplay. Black’s last move was Bb3-a4 with the idea to transfer the bishop to c6, securing a firm grip on the promotion square. As there was...

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Interclubs pairings 2014-2015

09/09/2014
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Europchess 1 – Division 2A 1 28/09/2014 5.5 – 2.5 708 NLS 1 2 19/10/2014 Home 230 Leuven 1 3 02/11/2014 Away 622 Herve 1 4 16/11/2014 Home 607 KSK Rochade 2 5 30/11/2014 Away 166 TSM 1 6 11/01/2015 Home 604 KSK47-Eynatten 2 7 25/01/2015 Away 201 CREB 1 8 08/02/2015 Home 514 Fontaine 2 9 01/03/2015 Home 618 Amay 2 10 15/03/2015 Away 209 Anderlecht 1 11 29/03/2015 Home 703 Eisden/MSK-Dilsen 1...

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Intercercles FEFB 2014 – Rds. 3 & 4

16/06/2014
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Europchess 1 misses promotion to Division 1 +++ Europchess 2 finishes last in Division 2 +++ The Francophone Chess Federation’s 2014 Interclubs championship ended with a double disappointment for Europchess’ teams. Already in Round 3, the objectives – promotion for the first team and salvation for the second – got practically out of reach. Still on a promising 2nd rank, Europchess 1 suffered a set-back. While the tandem Tomov-Hoffmeister disposed easily of their much...

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Intercercles FEFB 2014 – Rds. 1 & 2

13/05/2014
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It’s half time in the 2014 FEFB team championship, which is as usually organised on four weekends, each time hosted in a different Wallonian city. This year, Europchess is represented with two teams, both in second division. On each matchday, two players of a team face opponents from one club, while the other two play against a different club. After two matches, Europchess 1 is fully in the race for promotion to 1st division,...

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