Yorkshire Chess News





Yorkshire Players Selected for England Junior Teams


The ECF has announced the names of those selected for the team squads for the Glorney Cup and related junior team competitions contested annually between the “home nations” and sometimes the odd team from the continent, to be held from 23rd to 25th July alongside the British Championships in Hull.


Parents were requested to nominate players for consideration for selection, and there were 242 nominations from which 40 were selected, those including 5 from Yorkshire.





Yorkshire Players Chosen

Glorney Cup

England A

5 players

Aaron Rich (York)


England B (Under‑16s)

5 players


Gilbert Cup

England A

3 players


(Under‑18 Girls)

England B (Under-14s)

3 players


Robinson Cup

England A

6 players

Shriaansh Ganti (Wakefield)




Daniel Meredith (York)


England B (Under-13s)

6 players


Stokes Cup

England A

6 players

Srivathsan Sasikumar (Leeds)


England B (Under-10s)

6 players

Adamjeet Singh (Bradford)


The full list can be seen here on the ECF website.