World Seniors Team Championship (+50 & +65) Results


Two teams are taking part. Wales Silures are in the Over 50’s event and Wales Deubarth are in the Over 65’s event.

The live games can be found on Chess24.
Tournament results can be found on ChessResults.

Round 1
Argentina 3.5 Wales Silures 0.5
A tough start for the Over 50’s team withonly Sven Zeidler managing a draw against an IM although Mark Adams shou9ld have drawn at least but when wrong in an endgame.
Wales Deubarth 1 Sweden 1 3
A tough start fo the Over 65’s team also with only Peter Bevan winning on board four.

Round 2
Wales Silures 2.5 Latvia Women 1.5
Silures secured the win following a difficult endgame win by Mark Adams.
Ireland 0.5 Wales Deubarth 3.5
A convincing win for Deubarth with only Bill Harle failing to win.

Round 3
England 2 Wales Silures 1
Losses for both Sven Zeidler and Anthony Hughes resluts in defeat despite creditable draws by John Fletcher and Lynda Smith.
Emgland 2 2.5 Wales Deubarth 1.5
Draws for Iolo Jones, John Thornton and Bill Harle were not enough to save the game as Peter Bevan lost on board three.

Round 4