The B team played their first match since October - maintaining their unbeaten status with a 4-0 win against Galleywood Knights (the only team to beat Colchester C so far this season). The B team move up to 2nd in Division 3, behind the C team (who have played more games).
|NECL League: Division 3|
|Brd||Col||COLCHESTER B||Result||GALLEYWOOD KNIGHTS||Col|
|1||w||Eldar Lachinov (e155)||1||0||Pablo Garcia-Galan Ruiz (e130)||b|
|2||b||Nathan Barnes (e145)||1||0||Rory Coughlan (e130)||w|
|3||w||Clive Bellinger (143)||1||0||Michael Coughlan (e110)||b|
|4||b||John Duff-Cole (91)||1||0||Neil Coughlan (e80)||w|
Here is the game from board 3 - White obtains a very strong centre which he uses as the springboard for an attack on the king. White sacrifices a rook to rip open the defence and finish Black off.