In the second Colchester match of the NECL season an upset saw the D team beat the C team. Mohammud Jaufarally and Shazia Jaufarally both beat higher-graded opponents on their debuts for the club, Mark Johnson won a neat endgame against Martin Harris and Ed Goodman defended well against Clive Bellinger but Clive won material in the endgame and was able to convert - getting the C team on the scoreboard.
|NECL League: Division 3|
|Brd||Col||COLCHESTER C||Result||COLCHESTER D||Col|
|1||w||Clive Bellinger (139)||1||0||Ed Goodman (71)||b|
|2||b||Pete Smith (123)||0||1||Mohammud Jaufarally (e70)||w|
|3||w||Martin Harris (120)||0||1||Mark Johnson (69)||b|
|4||b||Brian Remmer (110)||0||1||Shazia Jaufarally (e55)||w|
The next match is the first round of the knockout competition - Colchester A will be aiming to beat a division 1 team for the second season in a row.