Monthly Archives: January 2014

Interclubs 2013-2014 – Round 8

29/01/2014
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The fourth team saves the honour of Europchess In a hard away round, the first three teams lost against Eisden, Gent 5 and Brussels 2, respectively. The fourth team however scored a convincing win against Brussels 5 to save our honor. Europchess 1 suffers a bitter loss in Eisden Having travelled to Maasmechelen with a good line-up, Europchess 1 was the nominal favorite in the match against Eisden 1. And it also looked quite...

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Interclubs 2013-2014 – Round 7

15/01/2014
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Interclubs 2013-2014 – Round 7

Reasonable start into 2014 The start into 2014 was successful for Europchess 1 and 3 with clear wins over NLS 1 and  2 Fous Diogène 1. The second and fourth team had to give in against stronger opponents, though. Europchess 1 defeats a weakened NLS 1 E1 & E2 in action The Noordlimburgse chess club (NLS) came to Brussels with a weakened line-up as both their first boards were missing. This gave an early...

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Carl Buhr is the Blitz Champion 2013 !

09/01/2014
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Carl Buhr is the Blitz Champion 2013 !

With another shared victory in the 24th and last blitz tournament of last year, Carl Buhr won the 2013 Europchess Blitz Championship, ahead of Frank Hoffmeister and Ismo Ulvila. In the last tournament, Carl, Frank and Ismo were still in the race for the title. Carl and Frank, who who had the best chances before this last tournament, showed great determination, beating all their opponents and drawing against each other. As only the best...

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