Sharks end season with win against Hackney

Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Our rapidplay team signed off its season with a narrow victory over a strong Hackney team. The Sharks finished in 4th place in the City of London Rapidplay League. Congratulations to winners Athenaeum, who overcame Cavendish to win the title for the second time in 3 seasons!

Hackney Hendon
1
Reid, John
195 ½ - ½
Richardson, John R
218
2
Peschiera, Jaime
- 1 - 0
Ellis, Daniel
176
3
Yurenok, Maria S
160 0 - 1
Kent, Anthony R
152
4
Balloglu, Piro
- 0 - 1
Pepe, Salvatore
142
1½ - 2½
Hackney Hendon
1
Reid, John
195 0 - 1
Richardson, John R
218
2
Peschiera, Jaime
- 1 - 0
Ellis, Daniel
176
3
Yurenok, Maria S
160 1 - 0
Kent, Anthony R
152
4
Balloglu, Piro
- 0 - 1
Pepe, Salvatore
142
2 - 2

Many thanks to this year’s Sharks, who were:

  • Board 1: Rob Willmoth, Cristian Mures, Gyula Meszaros, Peter Poobalasingam, John Richardson
  • Board 2: Daniel Ellis, Mark Levene, Ionica Dragomir, Siddharth Gopakumar
  • Board 3: Peter Smith, Ayhan Anil, Joseph Levene, Anthony Kent
  • Board 4: Nick Doody, Salvatore Pepe, Ayhan Anil
  • Non-playing captain: Michael Bennett

Other Results

  • Athenaeum 5.5-2.5 Cavendish
  • West London 4-4 Battersea
  • Mushrooms 4-4 Metropolitan
  • Kings Head A 8-0 Drunken Knights (default)
  • Albany 6-2 Kings Head B

Final Standings

  • 9.5/11: Athenaeum(53.5)
  • 8.5/11: West London(52)
  • 8/11: Hackney(55), Hendon(53)
  • 5.5/11: Kings Head A(49.5)
  • 5/11: Albany(47.5), Mushrooms(43.5)
  • 4.5/11: Battersea(43.5), Cavendish(39.5)
  • 4/11: Kings Head B(39)
  • 2.5/11: Metropolitan (29)
  • 2/11: Drunken Knights(18)