|The team from Luxembourg (right) have the title within their grasp after their shock 4-0 defeat of Andorra.
||Giancarlo Berardi of San Marino considers his position.
||San Marino (right) were unable to match the power of the Faroe Islands.
||Jersey's Captain, Louis Joualt (left), facing Monaco's powerful quartet of GM Igor Efimov, GM Algimandas Butnorius, FM Patrick van Hoolandt and Karl Johan Ribbegren.
||Graham Mooney, FM Jonathan Hawes and Tito Kahn of Jersey.
||The afternoon would end in a narrow defeat for the Guernsey team (facing), at the hands of Cyprus.
||Vassilis Aristotelous sealed the victory for Cyprus, with his marathon win over Guernsey's Captain, FM Fred Hamperl.
||Malta (right) emerged victorious from their tightly fought contest with Liechtenstein.
||IM Fred Berend of Luxembourg (left, foreground) squares off against CM Peter Rowe of Guernsey at Thursday evening's blitz tournament.
||IM Axel Smith of Sweden took a break from his duties as Deputy Chief Arbiter to play some blitz, finishing the evening with second prize.
||WIM Ellinor Frisk of Sweden won the ladies' prize.
||IM John Rodgaard (left, front) won the blitz tournament, as his Faroe Islands compatriots also secured the team prize.