We are now based at The Bowman in Aldridge, 42 Myatt Avenue. Look forward to seeing all members there for the AGM today at 7pm.
Two Rushall players played in the Midlands Open from Friday the 11th to Sunday the 13th of August 2017. They were 1691 rated Rich Wiltshir, and 1558 rated Devan Patel. They started as 3rd and 2nd bottom seed respectively. It was a 5 round tournament, with one round on the Friday night at 7pm and … Continue reading MCCU
We had a great night on Monday away to St Georges! A momentous victory which was 3.5 - 1.5. The win was always securely in our hands, as the scoreline went: 1 - 0 2 - 0 3 - 0 3.5 - 0.5 3.5 - 1.5! More will follow on the actual players themselves. … Continue reading Rushall 3.5 – 1.5 St Georges
On Wednesday the 20th of September, Rushall travelled to Bushbury for a Birmingham Division 6 match. The result was 4.5 to 1.5 in favour of Rushall. Board 1: Steve Wilcox of Rushall had a massive advantage grade of 29. 148 vs 119. He managed to attack his opponent and his opponent was unable to find … Continue reading Bushbury 1.5 – 4.5 Rushall
On Monday 15th September, Rushall played at home against Walsall Kipping. The funny thing was that our lowest rated player was higher than their highest rated player. This made us very clear favourites. This is how the night unfolded. Devan Patel (146) checkmated Michael Darlow (115) in 15 moves, while John Grant (134) won soon … Continue reading Rushall 5.5 – 0.5 Walsall Kipping
This was a hard fought match. It was the first match of the season, and I bet both teams wanted to get off to a winning start. Unfortunately, neither team did, with the match ending 3 - 3. There were four wins and two draws for players with the white pieces! On board 1, Steve … Continue reading Monday 4th September : Birmingham Division 4 vs Warley Quinborne
Rushall Chess Club will have an internal rapidplay event for all members. Results will be published after the event has taken place. It is competitive but fun. There will be chocolate bar prizes for: 1st place Winner: Rich Wiltshir 4.5/5 2nd place … Continue reading Rapidplay