Tiddlywinks is normally a game played with a group of people sociably standing around small tables in a nice warm room; this aspect of CUTwC meetings has obviously been rendered impractical by COVID-19 safety concerns. As such, for the last few months, CUTwC members have been "meeting" on Zoom. This is likely to continue over the Long Vac, with arrangements for Michaelmas 2021 still TBC.
The ETwA National Singles (and ETwA Congress)
has been postponed until the COVID-19 situation is resolved and it is considered
safe for the community to play.
Watch this space and etwa.org, and please stay safe.
The Varsity Match (2020) was won by CUTwC 82½-29½ — ratings have been updated.
The Cambridge Open (2020) was won by Patrick Barrie.
The Nick Ashley tournament for Easter Term 2021 has now finished. Marc Mills is at the head of the table, and so deemed as the winner.
Sophie Brawn fended off Molly Birch's challenge 4-3 (then beat Marc Mills in a friendly game 5½-2½).
Marc Mills's challenge of Harley Jones was successful, 5-2.
Ed Green successfully challenged Zach Bond, 7*-0*.