Bolton School Junior Boys

Chess Boys Will Represent Manchester

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Five pupils from Bolton School Junior Boys’ School will represent Manchester at the national English Primary Schools' Chess Association (EPSCA) final in Warwickshire in April. 

The Year 4 boys were chosen after their winning performances at the regional final held at Hulme Court School, Oldham on Saturday 10 March. Ilyas Khunda, Matthew Pearson, Suleiman Nisar, Hugo Hayton-Weed and Siddansh Kumar, who won all his games in the U9s’ section, were presented with certificates to mark their achievement.

Julian Clissold, Chairman of the English Chess Federation, said: “The boys have maintained a long tradition of Bolton School children who have represented Manchester and ensured a strong presence in national tournaments.” 

 

 

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