Malpas & Whitchurch Chess Team are Division 2 Champions of the Chester & District Chess League and will accept promotion to Division 1.
They sealed the win with a 3.5-1.5 away win against Wrexham 2 in their final league match of the season on Tuesday April 19.
Malpas & Whitchurch Vs Wrexham 2
1 Richard Bryant (178) 0 -1 Piotr Swiech (186)
2 Charles Lowick Higgie (177) ½- ½ Pavel Los (165)
3 Peter Lovatt (161) 1 — 0 Mike Hughes (146)
4 David Bennion (152) 1 — 0 Peter Fisher (127)
5 Graham Ives (130) 1 — 0 Hai Ying Lee (64)
Final Score: 3½ — 1½
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