TAFCA AGM/TROPHY PRESENTATIONS 2018-19

TAFCA AGM/TROPHY PRESENTATIONS 2018-19 Tues 21st May 2019 – 7:30pm – Dundee Chess Club Well as AGM`s go it was not to bad! Started about 7:45pm, finished by 9pm! No need to bore you with the reports etc, etc, just give the trophy winners! Poor year for Castlehill but could have been better, but that`s…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 16th May 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 16th May 19 With 36 plus players down at the chess club, 13 of them juniors, we can say it was a busy night again at Castlehill Dundee! CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP – Round 5 (Part 1) Well it was a night of shock results in the last round of our club championship.…

The BOB DUNN SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 Reminder!

REMINDER…REMINDER…REMINDER… The BOB DUNN SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 Entries are now being taken for this years Bob Dunn Summer Championships 2019. This is a 4 round Swiss, 90 minutes each player. (See Summer rules page); Win=3 pts: Draw=1 pt: Lose=0 pts Closing date for entries is Thurs 9th May 19. Defending Champions: Paul Shafi; Andy Rowe & Colin…

RANDOM KNOCKOUT Q/FINAL DRAW

RANDOM KNOCKOUT – 1st round matches All 1st round matches have been completed at last! The defending champion, Ray Noble (1482) is still with us after just getting passed Gordon Thomas (1350) in a tight match with black! Andy Rowe (1545) was given an unexpected battle by junior Ramit Kanodia J11 (757)! Andy could not…

The BOB DUNN SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

The BOB DUNN SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 Entries are now being taken for this years Bob Dunn Summer Championships 2019. This is a 4 round Swiss, 90 minutes each player. (See Summer rules page); Win=3 pts: Draw=1 pt: Lose=0 pts Closing date for entries is Thurs 9th May 19. Defending Champions: Paul Shafi; Andy Rowe & Colin Young!…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Round 5 (last) draw

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP – Round 5 (last) draw Declan Shafi is on course for another Club Championship title after seeing of Dariusz Kosznik in round 4. The player standing in his way is Andre Babin who is a half point behind Declan. They will meet in the last round coming up. Will Andre upset the young…

The 11th Ian McNab Memorial 2019

The 11th Ian McNab Memorial 2019 Thurs 25th April, 7:30pm sign-in 5 round Swiss – 15 minutes each player 360 Chess (Fisher-Random) all rounds different starting positions! Matches “DO NOT” go for grading. It`s that time of year again and I cannot believe this is the 11th year! Just come on down and sign-in this…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 18th April 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 18th April 19 31 players down with 13 of them juniors! Tonight saw the start of our new Quick-Play format Grand Prix (The old 5 minute format!). The time control was 3 minute & 2 seconds, plus 2 seconds increment each time you press the clock! There will be 5 separate…