Brendan Lyons got in a decent warm-up for the upcoming European Club Cup with an excellent 2130 performance for the Irish 50+ team at the European Senior Championships in Losinj in Croatia last week.
Felix and Kavin were both involved in various World Championships in the past month, with a first titled win for Kavin the main highlight.
Ireland were generally mid-table in all sections of the Glorney, which finished in Scotland this morning, but there was some good performances from the Benildus representatives.
Brendan Lyons has finished his campaign with Ireland’s Over-50s in Dresden with a draw against a Singaporean IM, while four Benildus players are heading off to Scotland this week to play for Ireland’s U-12s.
Brendan Lyons’ excellent win against an FM helped the Irish over 50s team to a 2-2 draw against Leipzig in the World Senior Championships in Dresden.
Two Benildus players have been selected as the ICU representatives at the usual series of international individual underage tournaments across Europe later in the year.