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DateEventHome TeamResultAway Team
Tue 01 Nov 22Sheffield Div 2Barnsley A4½-½Woodseats B
Thu 03 Nov 22Sheffield Div 4Sheffield University B2-2Barnsley B
Tue 08 Nov 22Sheffield Div 4Barnsley B2½-2½Sheffield Nomads C
Tue 08 Nov 22Doncaster LeagueBarnsley4-0Dons B
Tue 15 Nov 22Sheffield PlateBarnsley3½-2½Hillsborough
Wed 16 Nov 22Doncaster Bell TrophyThree Horseshoes A7½-½Barnsley
Tue 22 Nov 22Sheffield Div 2Barnsley A4-2Sheffield Nomads B
Tue 22 Nov 22Doncaster Bell TrophyBarnsley0-0Dons A
Thu 24 Nov 22Sheffield Div 4Chesterfield C2-2Barnsley B
Mon 28 Nov 22Sheffield Div 2Hillsborough A2½-3½Barnsley A
Wed 30 Nov 22Doncaster Bell TrophyThree Horseshoes B5-3Barnsley

Barnsley Chess Club returns to over the board chess

Barnsley Chess Club returned to over the board chess on the 10th of August 2021 at Locke Park Working Mens Club.

At the 2022 AGM the club agreed 

  • The wearing of masks is optional
  • Members and visitors use the hand sanitiser and wipes available.
  • Members and visitors use the whole room so that the boards are socially distanced.
  • Anyone with covid symptoms must not attend the club unless they have a negative covid test on the same day. 

Doncaster League

The Doncaster and District Chess Association AGM was be held at 19:45 on Wednesday September 2022 at Woodlands Bombardier Club (formerly Rhinos).

The Doncaster League is running a Doncaster League and a Bell Trophy event this season. Barnsley have entered one team

Click to see all Doncaster Fixtures in a new tab 

Fixtures, stats and league tables can be viewed on the Teams page.

Sheffield League

The Annual General Meeting of the Sheffield & District Chess Association was held on Tuesday the 6th of September.

Barnsley Chess Club entered two teams.

Barnsley A play in Division 2 (6 boards) along with Rotherham A, University A, Hillsborough A, Nomads B, Woodseats B and Ecclesall B.

Click to see Barnsley A fixtures in a new tab 

Barnsley B play in Division 4 (4 boards) along with Sheffield Deaf, Ravenfield, Chesterfield C, Woodseats D, Nomads C, SASCA C and Darnall and Handsworth D. 

Click to see Barnsley B fixtures in a new tab 

Note any fixtures may be re-arranged.

Fixtures, stats and league tables can be viewed on the Teams page.

Barnsley Chess Club Championship 2022

The 2022 Barnsley Chess Club Championship has concluded.

The event was a five round swiss competition.

The games took place between April and August with 75 minutes for all moves per player.

The Final round was played on Tuesday the 30th August.

There were two joint winners with Richard Hall and Richard Desmedt on 4/5 each.

You can view the scores and pairings using the link below in a new tab.

Click here to go to the Barnsley Chess Club Championship 2022 page.

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