2020 Championship - Live!

Stay up to date with the results of the 2020 Championship here and follow @bucachess for live tweets!

Fixtures and Results

Links to fixtures will be available online 30 minutes before the start of play.

ChampionshipRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Table
PlateRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Table
BowlRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Table
ShieldRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Table

Live Games

Don't forget you can follow all the live action on chess24.com too!

Live Championship Games

Live Bowl Games

Live Plate Games

Blitz Tournament

As ever the Late Night Blitz Tournament kicks off at 22:00 and is also streaming live on chess24.com

21st February 2020 17:10

2020 Championship - Entry

The entry information for the 2020 BUCA Team Championships is now available to view.

The event will be held over the weekend of 22/23 February 2020, returning to the Holiday Inn Birmingham Airport.

The deadline for entry, after which a late fee applies, is 31st January 2020.

28th October 2019 8:37

2019 Nankai University Invitational

To celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the founding of Nankai University, an invitational tournament is being played. The teams participating are:

  • Harvard University
  • Japan (united)
  • Moscow State University
  • Nankai University (host team)
  • Princeton University
  • St. Louis University (two teams)
  • University College London
  • University of Missouri
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Oxford
  • Universityof Sydney

Good luck to all those participating, especially UCL and Oxford!

9th October 2019 12:42

2019 European University Chess Championship

The 2019 Men's European University Chess Championships were held in Budapest at the weekend and won convincingly by Ural State Mining University.


Well done to the three British Universtiy teams taking part; Warwick, UCL 1, and UCL 2. A special mention should go to UCL 2 who outperformed the other British teams with a spectacular 9½/18 to finish joint 6th!


Full results can be found on chess-results.com.

29th July 2019 12:43

2019 Championship - Games

All of the recorded games from the event are available to download.

ChampionshipRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5All
PlateRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5All
BowlRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5All

Fantastically there's also the collection of games from the late night blitz touranment!

Photos from the weekend are also available to download. If you want us to add yours to the album, let us know!

1st March 2019 15:06

2019 Championships - Dates

BUCA is pleased to announce that the 2019 Team Championships will be helf on the 23rd-24th February 2019 at the Telford Park Inn. Get your teams ready!

16th August 2018 23:42

2018 Championship - Games

Games from the event are available to download.

ChampionshipRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5All
PlateRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5All
BowlRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5All

We are also growing an album of photos (currently thanks to Marek Simon of Swansea University) that is available to download.

1st March 2018 9:00

2018 Championship - Live!

Stay up to date with the results of the 2018 Championship here and follow @bucachess for live tweets!

Fixtures and Results

Links to fixtures will be available online 30 minutes before the start of play.

ChampionshipRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Table
PlateRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Table
BowlRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Table
ShieldRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Table

24th February 2018 19:28

2018 Championship - Entry

The entry information for the 2018 BUCA Team Championships is now available to view in the "Team" tab of the website.

The event will be held over the weekend of 24/25 February 2018, at the Park Inn by Radisson Telford, in Telford.

The deadline for entry, after which a late fee applies, is 22nd January, 2018.

1st October 2017 8:00

2017 European Rapid Team Championship - Live!

Keep up to date with the results of Warwick, Cambridge, and Oxford at the 2017 European Rapid Team Championship on chess24.com.

Live Games

21st September 2017 8:00