The annotated games on this page have been submitted by Dorset players – with many thanks to Mike Waddington and Martin Clancy. Please click on the links to see the games in ChessBase.

Mike Waddington

Mike Waddington Winner Hampshire Chess Open 2017

Mike is the top board for Dorchester and plays in many congresses during the year – and with much success.

This first game Mike has sent in was a brilliancy prizewinner from Guernsey, 2018:-

He has also kindly submitted these 5 games from the Weald Congress (13/14 July ’19) on 16 July ’19:-

Please click on these links to see 2 recent games (posted 17 June ’19) from the Cotswold and Tunbridge Wells congresses respectively: –

and now a Morra against Martin Clancy, in which Mike emerges the winner in an exciting and fluctuating game that “reflected well on the 2 players”:


Martin Clancy

Martin makes the point his first game here is “not a Morra”! It is from the Dorset Open against Mark Littleton:-

But to make amends Martin now features links to 2 Morras!

 Morra declined

 Bournemouth Grand 2013 Round 1 – Martin Clancy   v Anthony Corkett

 Morra declined

 Bournemouth Grand 2015 Round 1 – Martin Clancy v Pavol Asenov