Success amongst the Mayhem’s mayhem

Played on Thursday 21 January there was unexpected success for the club’s first foray into the League of Mayhem’s invitational Team Battle blitz Arenas. With no club tournaments scheduled and a spare Thursday presenting during the second half of the League of Mayhem current season, skipper Peter Nickals entered a team into the league’s fourth Team Battle blitz (G5+3) for league participants, in the guise of our Lichess Arena social team. The previous two events had been won comfortably by […]

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Regular Mayhem

League of Mayhem Division 1 – Round 3, 22 October Charlton Chess Addicks 2-2 Wanstead Wanderers. CCA are making a habit of 2-2, having won the LoM Cup with reliance on that scoreline and winning on Board Count. All games here were won by White. Details: LoM D1 R3 All three teams are in action on 29 October: East Ham Dragonglass v Wanstead Wanderers Braintree Knights v Pawnstead Wanstead TBC v Lewnatics Team on the left in each case has […]

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League of Mayhem – 15 Oct

The second outing of the Wanstead Wanderers in this season’s League of Mayhem was a disappointing loss by 3-1 to Hackney Hungry, blunders spoiling chances of taking advantage of Ashley’s excellent win. LoM 1 In the first round of the new Division 2, the two Wanstead teams met, Pawnstead defeating Wanstead TBC by a near-whitewash – 3½-½, but the apparently one-sided encounter, like the Wanderer’s match, might have been much closer. Thinking of a competition for the best suggestion for […]

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