Richardson Cup 1952-1953
Edinburgh CC reverse the result of the inaugural Richardson final by defeating Dundee. For holders Polytechnic its back to normal business in the relegation tournament after a first round drubbing from Bon Accord. There are various missing results, details of which would be appreciated.
|Round 1||Semi Final||Final|
|Polytechnic (H)||1½||Bon Accord||lost||Edinburgh||5½*|
|Civil Service||lost||Dundee (P)||4||Dundee (P)||1½*|
(P) - Promoted from the previous season's Spens Cup
(H) - Holders
* - In a replay after 3½:3½
Dundee were at home in the replayed final on Saturday, 25 April 1953. Edinburgh won 5½-1½. Neither the Glasgow Herald chess column of 1 May 1953 nor the June BCM gave the team lists.
|Round 1||Round 2||Relegated|