B&DCL Div 4, 30 Nov – Poole E 2.5 Highcliffe C 1.5
There was just 1 decisive result in this match and Ciaran Southey beat Ron Salinger on board 1. But full credit to Highcliffe C who fought hard and it was very close. For example, the drawn game on board 4 between Christine Roberts (Poole) and Rachel Richardson (Highcliffe) went to 80 moves; 160 moves between these 2 players in 150 minutes of actual time.
Poole E are now in equal 2nd place in Div 4 with Wimborne E and Poole D, with slightly less games points