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Tournament: 109th Varsity Match • Venue: RAC Club, Pall Mall, London • Date: 9 March 1991
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The 109th Varsity Chess Match between Oxford University and Cambridge University was held at the RAC Club, Pall Mall, London on 9 March 1991. The match sponsors were Watson, Farley & Williams (sponsors since 1990). Only top board game score available - can anyone supply other scores?

Bd Oxford University
Rating
5½-2½
Cambridge University
Rating
1b David R Norwood (Keble)
(244)
1-0
Jonathan G Wilson (Trinity)
(190)
2w James Cavendish (Magdalen)
(216)
1-0
Edward Holland (Queens')
(194)
3b Darren P Wheeler (St John's)
(204)
1-0
Jon David Lee (Trinity)
(182)
4w Matthew S Piper (Wadham)
(199)
1-0
Alan R Baker (Emmanuel)
(177)
5b Frank van Hasselt (New)
(181)
½-½
Philip J Crocker (Downing)
(168)
6w Martin Luke Hazelton (St Anne's)
(189)
0-1
Steven A M Foister (St Catharine's)
(182)
7b Tom J Brown (Queen's)
(e149)
1-0
Mark H Thornton (Sidney Sussex)
(183)
8w Lucy Martin (Somerville)
(e70)
0-1
Natasha Regan (King's)
(169)
   
5½-2½
 

Overall scores in series: 46 wins each, 17 draws.

Sources: BCM, May 1991, p213 & CHESS, May 1991, p4.

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