Posts Tagged ‘ second division ’

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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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 5

04/12/2012
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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 5

Round 5: Europchess strikes back! All Europchess teams came back strong from the disappointing results in the previous round to score important victories this Sunday. Europchess 1 beat comfortably the second team of Eupen, while Europchess 2 opened their tally by gaining the two points against high-flying Humbeek 1. Europchess 3 stayed on track for promotion to the fourth division with a convincing 3.5-0.5 victory over Eupen 6 and Europchess 4 defeated Leuze 2...

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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 4

20/11/2012
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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 4

Round 4 – Disappointing Day All Round It was a miserable Sunday afternoon for Europchess in the Belgian interclub leagues as all teams conceded match defeats and failed to score a single board win. Europchess 1 were well beaten by a determined CREB 1 side that had a 2600+ rated grandmaster in their ranks, while Europchess 2 slumped to a fourth loss in a row and are now facing relegation. Europchess 4 couldn’t cope...

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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 3

23/10/2012
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Round 3: Europchess 1 and 3 on track Europchess 1 and 3 got good victories in their respective divisions keeping their ambitions for a positive result at the end of the season. The second team again got the worse of it, suffering another bitter 1,5-4,5 defeat while Europchess 4 drew their match against a strong opponent. Europchess 1 Prevail in a Close Match Europchess 1 overcame the tough team of Eisden after a hard...

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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 2

09/10/2012
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Interclubs 2012-2013 – Round 2

Round 2: Triple Victory for Europchess Europchess 1 outclassed Leuven 1 in Round 2 of the Belgian Interclub championship while the second team suffered a narrow defeat from Leuven 2. E 3 kept the lead in Division 5 with a convincing win over Fleurus 3 and E 4 got the two match points as two of their opponents from Lessines 2 did not turn up to play. Europchess 1 clinches important victory against Leuven...

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Belgian League – Round 10

10/04/2012
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Belgian League – Round 10

Round 10: Europchess 2 wins Division 4 D! In round 10 of 18 March 2012, Europchess 2 crowned its excellent performance this saison with a 3,5-0,5 win against Excelsior 1, thus winning Division 4 D before the final round. Europchess 1 took two matchpoints from Boitsfort 1 with a nice 5-3 win, but Europchess 3 had to give in with 0,5-3,5 against Boitsfort 4. In Division 2 B, Boitsfort put together the strongest team...

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Belgian League – Round 9

06/03/2012
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Europchess 2 beats the closest competitor! In Round 9, the first team secured a draw against Namur. The second team scored a probably decisive win in Division 4 D against Woluwé 1, keeping a three-point lead for the two remaining rounds. The third team lost against Woluwé 3. In Division 2 B, the first team met one of the strongest francophone teams, Namur, with a player average of 2206 ELO, currently ranked second in...

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Belgian League – Round 5

07/12/2011
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Belgian League – Round 5

Round 5: Europchess 2 goes to the top! On Sunday 4 December 2011, Europchess 1 drew against Leuven 1 after a hard fought battle. Europchess 2 won convincingly against CREC 5, whereas Europchess 3 had to give in against CREC 8 with a small margin. Europchess 1 started well with a win by Eduardo Semanat Planas with Black on board 8. His opponent Boris Bucht (1852) played a harmless closed opening with White, which...

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Belgian League – Round 4

29/11/2011
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While Europchess 1 lost against Liège 1 with a small margin, Europchess 2 and 3 scored important wins in round 4 of 20 November. They have thus both kept good chances in the fight for moving upwards in their respective divisions. Playing with 2 IM’s and one of the strongest youngest Belgian players on the first three boards, Liège came with the best possible composition of their team. However, the match looked for a...

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Belgian League – Round 2

25/10/2011
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Belgian League – Round 2

Europchess shows teeth against Wirtzfeld – Georgi Tomov wins against a grandmaster and Jenö Czuczai draws against an international master! In round 2 of 23 October 2011, Europchess 1 hosted the favourite of Division 2B and lost after a hard fight with 3-5. The second team made a 2-2 draw against the youngsters of Zottegem 2. The full match points went this time to Europchess 3, who sent Anderlecht 5 back home with 3-1....

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