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EPSCA: Cheshire & North Wales qualify for the U11 Finals

Despite a weakened team due to the clash with the Welsh Under 11 Championships this weekend,

Cheshire & North Wales managed a creditable 4th place in the EPSCA U11 Zonals. Just over a third

of the 20-board team were North Wales players, many of whom were playing for the "county" for the first time.

A special mention for Robert Goodwin, who scored 3/3 on board three - an excellent result!

The team will play in the finals on May 7th.

Welsh Junior Championships 2015: U16s, U13s, U11s, U9s and U8s

Under 16 Results                Under 13 Results               Under 11 Results            Under 11 Major Results


We congraulate the Champions and Prize winners:

U16:   1st   Chirag Guha      2nd   Ben Thomas      3rd  Mateusz Siedusewski

U13:   1st   Arjan Bolina      2nd =  Hugo Fowler and Aishwarya Lutchman Singh

U11:   1st   Ifan Rathbone-Jones      2nd   Duncan MacDonald      3rd   Susanna Fraser

U9:     1st   Anna Boyle     2nd  Ethan Chung    3rd =  Sridatta Dantu, Hiya Ray and Akshara Nagaruru

U8:     1st   Daniel Chung  2nd   Ethan Chung  3rd   Sridatta Dantu



U11 Major:   1st   Hugo Russell        2nd =   William Christmas and Cameron Harris

U9 Major:     1st   Myles Duggan       2nd Rhys Matthews   3rd= Anderson Khan and Jack Gadd

U8 Major:     1st   Fraser Britton        2nd = Harry Hayward-Medwas and Tom Davies     

Read more: Welsh Junior Championships 2015: U16s, U13s, U11s, U9s and U8s

EPSCA Under 9s: Welsh players gets to the finals

Glamorgan and Cheshire & North Wales have both qualified for the finals of the Under 9 Inter-Association Championship.

Read more: EPSCA Under 9s: Welsh players gets to the finals

Welsh Junior Championships 2015: U14s, U12 and U10s

Winners of the under 14s, under 12s and under 10s sections of the Welsh Junior Championships were Ben Chooyin

and James Evans; Chirag Guha and Venetia Sivarajasingam. At this event, held on 8th and 9th March at St John’s, Cardiff,

Dylan Meek won the Under 12 section of the Major championships, and Akshara Nagarura won the under 10s.

Read more: Welsh Junior Championships 2015: U14s, U12 and U10s

Junior chess activities are generously supported by a

 grant from the

Welsh Assembly