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Tip of the Week #24

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CCM Norm for Gareth Jones

Russell Sherwood  Saturday, February 5, 2022

Congratulations to Gareth Jones on picking up a CCM Norm, playing for the Bulgarian Team Aytos CC Club in the States and Regions Division 3

States and Regions CCC 2021 Division Three Board 2


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Friendly Match: Wales v Argentina

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, January 23, 2022

We are looking to arrange a Friendly match with Argentina, starting in February 2022. Time Control will be 10/50. If you are Welsh Flagged and interested in taking part in please get in touch with Andrew Smith.


Opponents should be available for all ratings


First Welsh International Open, Semi-Finals

Austin Lockwood  Sunday, January 16, 2022

Both semi-finals of the First Welsh International Open have just started, good luck to all participants!

Arrangements for the Second Welsh International Open will be announced shortly.

Welsh International Open

Carlos Flores Gutiérrez Team Tournament SF1 Result

Russell Sherwood  Tuesday, January 11, 2022

A disappointing result for the Wales 1 team, married by a silent withdrawal, turning possible qualification into 8th place.

 Despite this, an experimental team will have gained vital experience, ready for the next outing. 

Carlos Flores Gutiérrez Team Tournament SF1 Board 6



New Premium Article Series

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, January 9, 2022

A new article series on creation of Opening Books has started. This is only available to premium/international members.


East Wales B win the CDCCC Sinclair

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, January 9, 2022

Congratulations to the East Wales B Team, winning the Sinclair Division on Tie-break from the much fancied Yorkshire A Team.

A fantastic performance with a final score of 10 Wins- 3 Losses - 3 Draws! 

Cross Table (iccf.com)



Tip of the Week #23

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WCCF New Year Tournament

Russell Sherwood  Saturday, January 8, 2022

WCCF New Year Tournament 2022

The Silli format has definitely thrown up some interesting pairings!

Players are reminded that a new ICCF rule prevents play, prior to the start date of the event

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