Heidenfeld Result a narrow win away to Elm Mount, 4.5 – 3.5, wins for David, Dario, and Alessandro as well draws for Kevin, Art and John. Thanks for the subs Alex (fresh for some recent good blitz results) and Peter who played at short notice.
Our Heidenfeld trophy side had an excellent narrow away win (4.5 – 3.5) against a highly rated Blanchardstown side. Wins for Conor, Colm, Art and Mick Germaine, and a draw for Dave. Dario and Michael were very unlucky in their games, and on board one, John got some revenge against Kevin, for last years win.
Onwards and upwards. Our next game is a North Dublin derby versus Elm Mount.
A tough night at the office for the Heidenfeld team – losing 6-2 to Lucan, we were unlucky in a few games, especially Dave.
Draws for Conor, John, Art and Tom, thanks to Mick, Tom and Peter for subbing for us at short notice.
League Table and Fixtures
Get some practice in over the christmas!
We started the season with an away match to Balinasloe and home match against Bray.
Balinasloe v Phibsboro
In the first game of the season away to Ballinasloe (in Athlone) our Heidenfeld side narrowly won 4.5 to 3.5. Excellent wins for David, Tony, Tom and Mick, and a draw by Noel.
Thanks to our substitutes Tony, Tom, Mick and Noel for standing in at short notice.
Phibsboro v Bray
In our second outing of the season at home v Bray, we drew 4 – 4, with excellent victories, for Marc and Tony, and draws for Dave, Conor, Colm and Art.
League Table and Fixtures
Our Heidenfeld Trophy side won 5.5 to 2.5 away to Celbridge last night. Excellent wins for Marius, Fergal, Bogdan, Tony and Tom, and a draw for Michael, hard luck to Ogantis and Mohamad who lost.
Celbridge are a good side and have be between the Armstrong and Heidenfeld divisions over the past couple of years, and would have out rated us on most boards especially the higher ones.
The league table will look a little better, and we have some crucial games coming up against Rathmines A and Lucan who with us are in a dog fight to stay in the division and our last game is against the league leaders Rathmines B in our last game of the season.
Narrow loss by Heidenfeld team 3.5-4.5 vs ballinsaloe, wins for Kristof, Marius and draws for Art, Fergal and Tom. Tom, Fergal and Micheal were unlucky, and a narrow loss is a great result.
Our next game is a tough away match against Celbridge, who have been in the armstrong in recent years, so every point counts.
Heidenfeld Result Lucan 4.5 – 3.5 Phibsboro – close match, still leaves us in a relegation battle.
Heidenfeld Result Phibsboro 7-1 Bray/Greystones a lot of games seemed to fall our way in the latter stages.
Good luck to our Armstrong Cup, Heidenfeld Trophy and O’Hanlon Cup teams in this years Leinster Leagues.
The fixtures are available on the LCU site www.leinsterchess.com