CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP: Round 3 draw

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP: Round 3 draw The draw for the third round is now up on our website. The provisional deadline date is Thursday 7th April. PLEASE can you contact your opponents ASAP and find a date. Keep the competition organiser in the loop by cc in all emails. Good luck to all!   “DRAW &…

PERTH CHESS CONGRESS: 19th/21st Feb: Report Cards!

PERTH CHESS CONGRESS: Player report cards! OPEN (32 entries) Alastair Dawson (1861): Slow start but recovered well to finish strongly in a strong Open! Good performance by Alastair! Report Card: Grade 1861: Seeded 20th: Pts 2½/5: Ranking 13th=: Ave Opp Grade 1854: TPR  1854: Star performance 3 and a bit stars out of 5: Declan…

CHESS SCOTLAND: Nancy Elder Cup

CHESS SCOTLAND: Nancy Elder Euan Dawson drew his Q/final Nancy Elder match against Calum McGillvary, played at the Edinburgh Chess Club, yesterday (Sat 27th Feb). Euan had lost to Calun in the Perth Major last weekend so a very good result indeed. The re-match will take place sometime in March with colours reversed and Euan…

PERTH CHESS CONGRESS 2016

PERTH CHESS CONGRESS: 19th to 21st Feb: Good luck to all Castlehill Chess Club Players! OPEN: Declan Shafi & Alastair Dawson: MAJOR (1850): Keith Rose; Ben Volland; Euan Dawson; Tom Constance; Subhayu Banerjee; Lisa Paton & Paulius Serelis. MINOR (1450): Ray Noble & Robbie McLeod. Also it`s good to see the Perth Chess Congress running…

TAFCA MATCH REPORTS: Thur 11th Feb 2016

TAFCA Match Reports: Thurs 11th Feb 2016 Div 1: Castlehill C v Perth A:  Div 2: Castlehill E v Dundee C In the division one match between Castlehill C & Perth A, it was Perth A that stood supreme not only on grading overall, (we had a small advantage on the bottom board only!), but…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 4th Feb 2016

Thursday 4th Feb: Club Report Well another good turnout at the best chess club this side of the Milky Way! We had 24 players down in one form or another! We could have had more but unfortunately the TAFCA match between Castlehill B v Dundee B turned out to be a no show from Dundee…