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2019 Bewdley Rapidplay Results and pictures

23 July 2019

Prize winners

First prize - Michael Ashworth (Wotton Hall, Glos) - 5½ points

Runner-up (decided on tiebreak) - Mike Friar (Stratford) - 4½ points

Best score by a Bewdley player- James Friar - 4½ points

Best score by an ungraded player (decided on tiebreak) - Paul Wheeler (Worcs) 4 points

Best score by a junior player - Joshua Clarke (King’s School Worcester) 3½ points

Best score by a female player- Jaime Ashworth (Wotton Hall, Glos) 3 points


Link to full crosstable of results


John Whitehead presented the cheque for the Mayor's Charities to Clr Paul Harris representing Bewdley Town. Clr Harris distributed certficates and chess accessories to every junior entry and prizes to the winners. This tournament and Bewdley Chess has raised over £1,000 distributed to All Saints Wribbenhall church roof fund, Guide Dogs for the Blind, and St Annes Church.

Pictures by Bob Goode

Left: Presentation of charity cheque.   Right: The Jim Friar Junior Trophy and Mayor’s Shield

Players in action

The winners

Behind the scenes

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