The 2019/20 season is underway for five of our seven teams, with the two big derbies among the first fixtures to be played.
Catching up on recent weeks with the BEAs and the Bodleys, including a lovely king hunt which, alas, never happened.
A catch-up on how our various league teams have fared the past month, starting with our top four teams.
There were 11 Benildus players in the field of 126 at the Leinster Championships in Malahide at the weekend, and between us we came away with a grading prize and the small matter of two of the three Leinster Champions.
As promised earlier in the week, here’s how the above game at last week’s Bunratty Masters went…
There was a remarkable game played yesterday in the Chinese League between Ding Liren – who was at the European Club Cup with Benildus last month – and Jinshi Bai; it’s being hailed as one of the greatest attacking games for many years. You can watch through the game here; it’s well worth it.
The 2017/18 season is now underway, with five of our seven teams having played their first match of the season in the past week.