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Elliot Cocks and Daniel Gallagher represented England at the annual junior team event comprising teams from England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.  It was held this year from 19 to 23 July in Dublin.  Daniel was in the under 18 team that competed for the Glorney Cup whereas Elliot was in the under 14 team that played for the John Robinson Cup.  Full details are available via the website for the event - http://www.glorneycupchess.org/index.htm

Daniel was unbeaten and won the Board Prize for the best scoring English player in the Glorney event.  One of Daniel's games from this event has been published in Malcolm Pein's Daily Telegraph chess column.  Please see the following link http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/chess/malcolmpein/11765278/British-Chess-Championships-David-Howell-begins-defence-of-title.html The photo below shows both players with their trophies.  Further photos kindly provided by Anna Gallagher can be found in our Galleries section http://www.ejca.co.uk/news-events/gallery