Burgoyne’s boys see off the Metropolitan elite!

Great win for our London League Div 3 team last night over Metropolitan 2 to make sure of that division status after our usual dalliance with relegation. A big thanks to our wonderful skipper Peter Burgoyne who has led the team brilliantly and played some blinding games. Wins for Tobias Baumann, Peter, Salim Kriman, Alistair Dyte, Jeff Leung and your secretary ensured the 7-3 victory. As a paid-up member of the Patzer Club I don’t have too many nice wins in my trophy cabinet but I did find a neat denouement last night. White to move and win: