Attention all members, Chess
enthusiasts or interested in Chess:
Wolverhampton are Champions
2018/19 WDCL Division 3. Well done
The winter chess season will soon
be concluded, but I'm excited to announce
Wolverhampton Chess Club will be
participating in three sections of the
forthcoming Birmingham District Chess Summer
Well done all!
Wolverhampton, WDCL Humphrey's Cup finalists
and CDCL Chase Trophy finalists.
Lets hope Wolverhampton win both
trophies, in two leagues!
Also, 8 Wolverhampton Chess Club
members participated and had a 'fun' evening
at the BDCL Lightning Tournament.
07/02/2019 WDCL Div 3 team
promoted to Div 2 after beating Walsall
Kipping C 4.5 - 0.5 Congratulations
and well done to Captain Gordon Sands and
all players: Rajeev Raghavan,
Geoff Rosser, John Lee, Gordon Sands, Chris
Cox, Eddie Badger, John Dugmore,
21/01/2019 Well done all.
WDCL A/Div 1 team beat West Bromwich 1.5 -
20/11/2018 Well done all.
WDCL B/Div 3 win at Mercia and at home
against Mercia 13/12/2018.
22/11/2018 BDCL Div 1 lose at
Lichfield in a close match.
WDCL A/Div 1 lose by the
narrowest of margins at Telford despite 2
top board wins from Emil Angelov and Phil
Bull and a board 6 draw by John Lee.
Well done all. 07/11/2018Well done to our WDCL A/Div 1 and
WDCL B/Div 3 teams beating Bushbury A and
Walsall Kipping B respectively 18/10/2018/
Well done to our CDCL Div 2 and
WDCL Div 3 teams for beating Rugeley Away 1
- 3 4th Sept and Halesowen 3 - 2 at Home 6th
BDSL Summer League:
Wolverhampton is participating
and has two teams. Phil Bull and
Gordon Sands are captains of Open team and
560. Please meet at club or email,
call captains via contacts page.
Also, we have a new Treasurer,
John Lee. Peter Tudor has been a
fantastic Treasurer for a number of years.
Thank you and all the best to Peter Tudor.
Well done Wolverhampton:
Humphrey's Cup winners 2017/18;
Pittaway Cup Finalists.
from Div 2 to 1.
WDCL Div 4 Champions
BDCL Div 2: Wolverhampton beat
South Birmingham B.
results on fixtures page.)
It's with great sadness that I
announce and write this. Robert Marshall
recently passed away age 57.
player and one of our club's strongest and
finest. WDCL Rock Cup Winner and played on
our highest boards for many years.
Will be missed by all. Thoughts and
condolences to Robert's family.
History section expands with
content tributes :
Mike Townsend, Alf Butcher, John Fellows,
Bert Preist, W N Boydon, Mark Duffy, P S
Walkins and Cooke family sections added
Thank you to Keith Bate and all
Archive and features 2011/12
Archive and features 2012/13
Archive and features 2013/14