Dorchester A 1 Wimborne A 3, County Div 1; Wimborne move =1st with Poole
19 Apr. This fine away win against strong opponents keeps alive Wimborne’s Championship aspirations in County Div 1. They pulled level with Poole A on 12 points, but the Poole team has a match in hand. These 2 teams meet in one of the final matches of the Div 1 season on 10 May at Poole, so that may decide the outcome of this Division. Wimborne have done well to give themselves a chance, as for much of the season the Poole team have been all-conquering and well ahead.
In this match, the victory was made possible with Mark Littleton winning on board 1 and Peter Wilcock also scoring a full point on board 2. The games on boards 3 & 4 were drawn. Dorchester A next play this coming Monday, 23 April away to Ringwood