THURS NIGHT WEEKLY ARENA TOURNAMENT: 15/10/20

THURS NIGHT WEEKLY ARENA TOURNAMENT Thurs 15th Oct 20: 8:10pm to 9: 35pm (Approx) Congratulations to Doktor Avalanche on taking top spot in a field of 14 players! Ray Noble finished runner-up on a 100% record (4 games only!). He was in hot form as well as being a bit lucky, but unfortunately (or maybe…

TAFCA INDIVIDUAL QUICK-PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP 2020

TAFCA INDIVIDUAL QUICK-PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 ”The End of the show, show finale” – Mon 12th Oct 20 – 7:30pm to 9:30pm  Congratulations to Jacques Ophoff (Dundee) on winning the “End of the show, show” finale on 23 points! A slow start ended with a mighty finish to become the TAFCA Individual Quick-Play champion 2020! Great…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2020-21 (Online!)

  CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2020-21 – ONLINE -Entries now being taken! As you all know by now, due to government guidelines we cannot meet as a chess club on Thursday at the Chaplaincy. But we have no intention of lying still or stagnating as a chess club. Castlehill Chess Club Dundee will be running “ONLINE” until…

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE MATCH REPORT: Wunderbar!

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE MATCH REPORT Thurs 8th Oct 20 – 7:30pm Division 1 Castlehill Armadillo`s 3, Dundee Allosaurus` 1 What a result by Castlehill Armadillo`s against the strongest side grading wise in the first division! What a way to finish of their campaign and the last match of this league!   Board One: Jacques Ophoff…

CASTLEHILL WEEKLY QUICK-PLAY TOURNAMENT 8/10/20

CASTLEHILL WEEKLY QUICK-PLAY TOURNAMENT Thurs 8th Oct 20 – 8:10pm – Arena 26 It was rumoured that he had popped his chess clogs, but the rumours were “Fake News” as Subhayu Banergee once again and not for the first time,  reclaimed his crown with a devastating performance on the night! 18 players took part in…

TAFCA Match Report: Brachiosaurus` v Bandicoot`s

TAFCA MATCH REPORT Tues 6th Oct 20: 7:30pm Division One Dundee Brachiosaurus` 1, Castlehill Bandicoot`s 3   Congratulations to our Bandicoot`s for finishing the top “B” team in division one! Yes this battle was about three things;   The battle of the two best “B” teams in division one. Castlehill CC v Dundee CC (Top…

TAFCA LEAGUE 2020-21 – APPEAL FOR PLAYERS ASAP!

TAFCA LEAGUE 2020-21 APPEAL FOR PLAYERS ASAP! Due to government guidelines this seasons TAFCA winter league will have to be played online! Not ideal, but given the current situation the right move! Castlehill had 6 teams last year and I hope with your support to get near that number again. I realise online chess is…

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE – Match Report – 1st Oct 20

TAFCA LEAGUE ONLINE – Match Report Thurs 1st Oct 20 – 7:30pm Castlehill Dragons 4, Dundee Datousaurus` 0   It`s congratulations to Castlehill Dragons who not only finish off their league campaign in style with a whitewash against Dundee Datousaurus`, but in the process finish in runners-up spot in the league behind our very own…