St George's Day Chessboxing Tournament 2009

23 April 2009 - Bethnal Green Working Men's Club, London

Such was the pre-fight demand for tickets that marketing needed to be scaled down for the St. George’s Day event held in London’s Bethnal Green Working Mens Club – it was a 200 capacity sell-out with another 100 being turned away at the door.

Fighter White Fighter Black Result Result Description Round
4) Nick 'Showstopper' Cornish vs Sebastian Bauersfeld L-W Bauersfeld wins via chess - submission 3
3) Jimbo 'The Slice' Taylor vs Bob 'The Red Kite' Innes L-W Innes wins via boxing - TKO 4
2) Matt 'Crazy Arms' Read vs Tim 'Hippo' Woolgar W-L Read wins via chess - disqualification 3
1) Sascha Wandkowsky vs Konrad Rikardson L-W Rikardson wins via chess - checkmate 11