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Alumni News: OR's triumph in Varsity Chess & Bridge Matches

Chess success for Cambridge student Matthew Wadsworth (OR 2011-2018) in annual chess match 

On Saturday 7th March, the Economics student took part in the 138th Varsity chess match (Oxford vs Cambridge), leading his team to a worthy win with a score of 5.5 to Cambridge University: 2.5 to Oxford University. The match took place in the Royal Automobile Club and has been played annually since 1873.

Cambridge students Jack Lawrence, Nathan Galpin, Will Clennell and Dominic Cooke (OR 2011-2018) defeat Oxford opponents in Varsity Bridge match

On Sunday 8th March, Jack, Nathan, Will, and Dominic played alongside 4 other enthusiastic undergraduates at the Cambridge vs Oxford Varsity bridge match held at the Oxford and Cambridge Club, London. Congratulations to Jack, Nathan, Will and Dominic who won by 36.25 IMPs.

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