Played 19 July 2022, at Wanstead
|1 Senan, Tu 1817 (B, W)||0-1||½-½||Sadhasivam, Mangalaram 1645 (W, B)|
|2 Lataille, Matthias 1576||0-1||½-½||Baig, Huzaifa 1446|
|3 Colclough, Ryan 1545||1-0||0-1||Akinyosoye, Banky 1556|
|4 Smith, David 1525||0-1||1-0||Lawrence, Drew 1589|
|5 Mukherjee, Aradhya 1491||1-0||1-0||Gannon, Harvey 1475|
|(BC 8+9=17) Wanstead C||5-5*||Thurrock* (BC 7+3=10)|
|*Thurrock win on Board Count
A thriller in which the teams could only be separated by tie-break. The visitors won Round 1 by 3-2, crucially winning the top two boards. Wanstead C fought back in R2, with their top two boards both achieving a draw, but neither could completely reverse the R1 result. Wanstead C again won the bottom three boards by 2-1 to reverse the R1 score and square the match at 5-5. But it’s Thurrock who go through on tie-break.
In the Plate Semi-Final, Barking B are at Home to Thurrock.